"It"s Wrong, And It"s Scary" – Baltimore County Teachers "Frightened" By Spike In Violence

"It"s Wrong, And It"s Scary" – Baltimore County Teachers "Frightened" By Spike In Violence.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 13th, 2018

Prince George"s planning board details maglev concerns

Prince George’s County planning officials have submitted a list of concerns to the Maryland Department of Transportation about plans to build a $12 billion high-speed train connecting Baltimore and D.C. Prince George’s County Planning Board Cha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

The nation"s top haunted attraction is a short drive from D.C.

Take this drive to Baltimore County, if you dare. The commute to 7875 Eastpoint Mall might be a nightmare, but what awaits promises to be even scarier. There, you’ll find Bennett’s Curse, named the best haunted attraction in the United States, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Federal grant will pay for 100 new Triad teachers over four years

A $4 million federal grant to be shared by two Triad universities and Guilford County Schools will guarantee 100 new teachers will remain in county classrooms for at least three years each. The U.S. Department of Education awarded the Teacher Qualit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2018

In the C-Suite: Samuelson"s Diamonds CEO is putting a new shine on an old business

Samuelson's Diamonds moved to a new location in Baltimore County after nearly 100 years in the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2018

You probably grew up terrified of toxic shock syndrome — here are 12 things you"re getting wrong about it

Stefan Wermuth/Reuters Toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is commonly thought to be a scary death sentence that appears when you leave in a ta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 31st, 2018

Fresh off NCAA upset, UMBC athletics see business boost

Six months after the University of Maryland, Baltimore County's historic upset in the NCAA men's basketball tournament, the school's athletics department remains abuzz. Ticket sales and sponsorships are soaring at UMBC as the fall sports season gets un.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2018

Guinness brewery in Maryland attracts 10,000 visitors in first weekend

It's been pretty well established that the Guinness Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House, which opened last week in Baltimore County, hopes to draw in 300,000 visitors during its first year in business. The new brewery found itself 3 percent of the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

Spike Gjerde"s Parts & Labor to close Aug. 5

Remington restaurant and butchery Parts & Labor will close Aug. 5 after a five-year run, a spokeswoman for Foodshed LLC confirmed Monday morning. An article in Baltimore Magazine attributes the close to profitability challenges related to operatin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2018

Tradepoint Atlantic to seek $150M TIF for infrastructure at Sparrows Point

The massive redevelopment of the Sparrows Point steel mill in Baltimore County will need up to $150 million in tax increment financing assistance to help build new roads and infrastructure, the developer says. Tradepoint Atlantic officials said they.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

These are the largest chambers of commerce in Greater Baltimore

The Howard County Chamber of Commerce is the largest chamber in Greater Baltimore, with more than 700 members – from sole proprietors to large international firms. The chamber's top five reasons for doing business in Howard County: a central l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

Shooting reported at newspaper in Annapolis, Md.

A shooting has reportedly occurred at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Md. A reporter for the newspaper told the Baltimore Sun that multiple people had been shot. A spokesman for the Anne Arundel County Police Department said officers ar.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

Baltimore County"s Guinness brewery sets an opening date

The new Guinness brewery in Baltimore County is getting ready to open its gates to the public. The brewery — Guinness' first on American soil in 64 years — has set a grand opening date of Aug. 3, brand ambassador Ryan Wagner said Wednesday. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Redmer wins Republican primary for Baltimore County Executive; Dems race too close to call

Maryland Insurance Commissioner Al Redmer Jr. handily defeated state Del. Pat McDonough in the Republican primary for County Executive, with more than 55 percent of the vote. But the heated contest between state Sen. Jim Brochin, Baltimore County Co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2018

I"ve been reporting on MS-13 for a year. Here are 5 things Trump gets most wrong

Reuters There’s one thing everyone can agree with President Donald Trump on about the street gang MS-13: The group specializes in spectacular violence. Its members attack in groups, in the woods, at night, luring teens to their dea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2018

Prince George"s body armor company to relocate, expand in Baltimore

A military and police body armor clothing company is moving from Prince George's County to Baltimore and expects to expand its workforce to more than 300 in the coming years. Michael Lamb, owner of Semforex, said Monday he recently signed a lease fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2018

Chicago Heat Wave Shootings: 10 Dead in Weekend Violence

Spike in homicides follows a downward trend so far this year......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 19th, 2018

J. Jill is the second Cross Keys retailer leaving for the Shops at Kenilworth

Another retailer is moving from the city's Village of Cross Keys shopping complex to Baltimore County. Women's clothier J. Jill plans to relocate from north Baltimore to a 3,560-square-foot space on the second level at The Shops at Kenilworth this .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Abell Mansion in Ruxton to hit auction block

A stately Baltimore County landmark — once considered the country estate of the founder of the Baltimore Sun — is about to hit the auction block. The Abell Mansion, built in 1892 for the newspaper's founder and philanthropist Arunah S. Abell, will .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

These ‘Blue Lives Matter’ Bills Send the Wrong Message on Race and Violence

They're rhetorical attacks against the Black Lives Matter movement. Earlier this month, an overwhelmin.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 31st, 2018

HBO is creating a series about Adnan Syed, the man profiled in the first season of "Serial" — here"s what you need to know before you watch it

Serial High school student Hae Min Lee disappeared and was later found murdered in Baltimore County in 1999. Lee’s former boyfriend, Adnan Syed, was convicted of these crimes and sen.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 17th, 2018