Wage Growth Underscores Maryland's Urban-Rural DivideRecent months have brought a spate of positive economic news, suggesting that American industry is finally starting to pick up again.
Baltimore's Most Powerful Employers Pledge To Improve The CityA new effort to boost Baltimore's economic growth. The mayor announces a new action plan that brings together the city's most powerful employers.
D.C. Plan Would Boost Transit, Discourage DrivingA draft of the District of Columbia's long-range transportation plan favors mass transit and discourages driving.
Major Economies Express Confidence About GrowthFinance 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.
Maryland's Population Grows By 44,000Maryland gained about 44,000 residents in 2013.
Health Care Information Technology Growing In EconomyThe market for health care information technology is showing enormous growth potential, and plenty of Maryland businesses are crowding in.
Frederick Co. Officials Bristle At Growth PlanPerceived state interference in local growth issues drew fiery language from Frederick County commissioners, with one saying leaders in Annapolis should "stay the hell out of our business."
Md. Counties Mixed In Responding To New Growth LawA Charles County official says the county is working to strike a balance between developing urban areas and preserving rural landscapes.
Walter Reed, NIH Expansions In Md. Worry OfficialsMontgomery County officials are concerned about how planned expansions at the National Institutes of Health and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center will affect traffic on Bethesda's congested roads.
NASA Study Looks At Tree Growth In A Warming WorldA western Maryland laboratory is getting a NASA grant to study whether global warming is causing trees to grow faster.
Locals Praise PlanMaryland ClarificationsFrederick County officials are praising clarifications to PlanMaryland, a statewide development plan criticized by many local officials from rural parts of the state.
Judge Weighs Dismissal Of Md. Growth DisputeA Frederick County judge is considering dismissing a lawsuit filed by several environmental groups challenging the county's plan to increase development potential by about 50 percent.