Class Of 2020 Entering Worst Job Market Since Great DepressionThe Class of 2020 started its senior year in a boom time, with the national unemployment rate at a near-record low of 3.7%.
What Companies Benefit From Coronavirus?Amazon and Netflix continue to do well as coronavirus isolates people in their homes, but many other companies have benefited or may soon.
Some Maryland Service Industry Workers Make More On Unemployment While Others Collecting Some Wages Don't QualifyFor some workers in the service industry, it can make more sense for them to stay at home amid the coronavirus pandemic rather than go back to work since they are making more money now on unemployment.
'Reopen Maryland' Protest Planned In Annapolis SaturdayA group of Marylanders plan to protest in Annapolis Saturday to reopen the state after Gov. Larry Hogan put the state under "stay at home" order on March 30 due to the coronavirus.
Coronavirus Updates: Mayor Young Postpones Baltimore's Annual Tax Sale To JulyBaltimore Mayor Jack Young is postponing the city's annual tax sale to July, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Maryland Attorney General Urges Feds To Make Sure COVID-19 Emergency Stimulus Checks Will Go To Families, Not Debt CollectorsHe has joined a coalition of 25 other attorneys general calling to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to protect the CARES Act funds, and ensure they are protected from wage garnishment.
Coronavirus Impact: More Than $48M In Federal Funding Allotted For Maryland Communities Dealing With Economic Impacts Of COVID-19The Maryland Congressional Delegation announced more than $48 million in federal funding to support communities affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Latest: More Than 42K Unemployment Insurance Claims Filed In Maryland Last WeekBaltimore County had the most claims filed at more than 6,500; Baltimore City had 5,392 claims filed.
'It's Life Or Death For Us' | Officials Discuss Impact Of H-2B Visas On Maryland's Seafood IndustryMembers of the seafood industry and state officials will meet on the Eastern Shore Monday to discuss the impact the lack of guest worker visas could have on Maryland's seafood industry and economy.
Macy's West Virginia Distribution Center Adding 6K JobsThe Macy's fulfillment center in Martinsburg, West Virginia says they're hiring more than 6,000 people for full-time, part-time and seasonal positions.
Gov. Hogan To Lead Economic Development Trip To AustraliaThe trip is scheduled to last from Sunday through Sept. 30. It will include stops in Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne.
Fewer Millennials Are Making It Into The Middle ClassAmerica's middle class families aren't the only ones having a tough time these days.
Mattress Firm Files For Bankruptcy, Will Close Up To 700 StoresOnline reviews have replaced going to a store to lie down on a mattress. That's why Mattress Firm, America's largest bed store, has filed for bankruptcy.
Maryland Lottery And Casinos Break Records This Fiscal YearMaryland Lottery and Gaming announced that traditional lottery ticket sales and the state’s six casinos combined to contribute $1.252 billion to Maryland’s economy.
Almost Half Of US Families Can't Afford Basics Like Rent And FoodThe economy may be chugging along, but many Americans are still struggling to afford a basic middle class life.