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Big Business Boost For Baltimore: Amazon Distribution Center To Bring 1,000+ Jobs

A big boost for Baltimore. Amazon announces it will build a new warehouse in Charm City, bringing more than 1,000 jobs to the area.

10/23/2013

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Major Exemptions: Maryland Tax-Free Week Kicks Off Sunday

Attention shoppers. The Maryland Tax-Free Week kicks off Sunday. Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week starts August 11. Clothing and shoes–priced $100 or less–will be exempt from the six percent sales tax.

08/10/2013

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Smithfield Recalls 38,000 Pounds Of Sausage

Smithfield Packing Co. is recalling about 38,000 pounds of pork sausage that may contain small pieces of plastic, likely from gloves.

02/22/2013

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Foreclosures Down Throughout The Region

A new report shows foreclosure filings have fallen throughout the Washington area over the past two years.

01/17/2013

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Wegmans Recalls Pumpkin Rolls Because Of Plastic

Wegmans is recalling a batch of pumpkin rolls because the baked goods may contain pieces of clear plastic from the packaging.

10/31/2012

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Honeywell To Pay Most Of Md. Port Chromium Plan

The Maryland Port Administration says Honeywell International Inc. will pay for most of a $27 million plan to keep chromium-tainted fill from polluting the harbor and nearby residential areas.

09/24/2012

Bumbo Baby Seats Recalled

The Consumer Product Safety Commission recalled about 4 million of the popular Bumbo Baby Seats Wednesday after more than 20 reports of skull fractures among at least 84 falls. Click on the link for more information.

08/15/2012

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Ruppersberger Holding Federal Grants Workshop

Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger is holding a workshop to discuss funding opportunities for Maryland nonprofits and small businesses.

08/02/2011