Economy

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RX For Baltimore Economy: More Residents With Money To Spend

The fragility of Baltimore’s economy was exposed by Freddie Gray’s death from a spinal injury suffered while in police custody.

05/13/2015

Gas Prices

Gas Prices Are Back Up, But Why?

After a quick drop, gas prices are back on the rise.

02/23/2015

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Deadline For Report On Business Climate Extended

Maryland lawmakers have extended a deadline for a commission to submit a report on the state’s business climate.

12/29/2014

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Rep. John Delaney To Host Business Roundtable

Maryland Rep. John Delaney is hosting a roundtable discussion with business leaders.

10/08/2014

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WJZ Exclusive: Brown, Hogan, Duel Over Economy In 1st Debate

Maryland’s gubernatorial candidates put their campaigns on the line in the WJZ studios. The candidates’ debate moderated by Vic Carter gives Maryland voters a chance to see what each intends to do as governor.

10/07/2014

The Orioles are throwing "We Won't Stop" rallies for fans ahead of the playoffs.

Orioles Magic Spiking Sales For Area Businesses

Orioles magic is in the air, and it’s spiking sales for businesses across the region.

10/02/2014

Baltimore Is Booming With Thursday Night Football & Star-Spangled Spectacular

Baltimore is sold out! Crowds pack Charm City for the 200th anniversary celebration of the national anthem and the Ravens-Steelers game on Thursday Night Football.

09/11/2014

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Artscape Provides Major Boost To Baltimore Economy

What’s a summer in Baltimore without Artscape? Saturday marked day two of America’s largest free arts festival, welcoming thousands of people—which is a huge boost for our local economy.

07/19/2014

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CDC: U.S. Births Up For First Time In 5 Years, Improved Economy Cited

The baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.

05/29/2014

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Major Economies Express Confidence About Growth

Finance officials of the world’s major economies expressed confidence Friday that they can meet an ambitious goal of boosting global growth by $2 trillion over the next five years.

04/11/2014

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U.S. Group Praises Garrett County Economy Efforts

The National Association of Counties is citing Garrett County as a model of economic recovery.

12/20/2013

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Maryland Sees Tourism Boost Despite Economy

Maryland tourism officials say more tourists than ever are visiting the state despite an anemic economy.

11/08/2013

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