Labor Department Says Maryland Added 11,500 Jobs In FebruaryLabor market analysts say Maryland added 11,500 jobs in February, although the state's unemployment rate held steady at 4.2 percent.
Johns Hopkins Giving Opportunities, Investing In CommunityJohns Hopkins University is using its clout to create job opportunities for people who've struggled to get jobs in the past.
New Plans For Job Creation In MarylandNew plans to bring thousands of new jobs to Baltimore City. With the highest unemployment rates. Maryland's Governor and Baltimore City's Mayor are trying to solve the problem by cutting taxes and investing in training. It's their way of getting and keeping jobs in Baltimore.
New Report Suggests Future For Sparrows Point Steel Mill SiteA new report will suggest future uses for the former Sparrows Point steel mill site.
Report Links Chesapeake Bay Cleanup, Job CreationA report by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation concludes that storm water and sewage plant upgrades intended to help nurse the environmentally-battered bay back to health would create nearly 250,000 jobs.
D.C. Suburb Cited As Green Infrastructure ModelA Prince George's County town is being recognized as an example of how to improve the environment while creating jobs.
Jobs Legislation Will Wait Until January House Speaker Michael Busch says lawmakers will discuss options for trying to increase jobs in Maryland during next week's special session on congressional redistricting, but legislation aimed at spurring job growth won't be taken on until the regular 90-day session in January.
8,100 New Jobs Created In Md. Last MonthAccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate in maryland is 7.2 percent, still below the national average of 9.1 percent.
Prince George's Creates $50M Development FundPrince George's County has established a $50 million fund aimed at creating jobs and encouraging economic development.