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Retail group launches Rise Up retail training in Baltimore
BaltimoreSun.com / Sat, 9 Sep 2017 12:10:00 PDT

David Townes has worked as a cashier for Safeway and Home Depot in the past but has been out of a job, other than temporary positions, since 2012, when he stopped working after a surgery.

Hoping to get back into retail, the East Baltimore resident signed up for a pilot retail certification program...


Struggling against headwinds, Under Armour navigates shifting retail shoals
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 2 Nov 2017 08:35:00 PDT

It’s a bad time for Under Armour to be feeling growing pains.

As the Baltimore-based company heads into the crucial holiday selling season, demand for athletic wear has slumped at U.S. sports specialty stores. Competition among sports apparel makers has heated up. Consumers are fleeing stores for...


Chemical company will investigate acid leak in South Baltimore
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:25:00 PDT

Officials from Solvay USA Inc. launched an investigation Tuesday into a toxic acid leak at the company’s chemical plant in South Baltimore’s Fairfield industrial area.

After a cloud of chlorosulfonic acid escaped into the air Monday morning as a tank truck was being unloaded, nearby workers and...


Eisai to take space at Greenleigh at Crossroads in Baltimore County
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Sep 2017 06:15:00 PDT

Eisai Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of a Japanese pharmaceutical company, plans to relocate its Baltimore office to a new facility at Greenleigh at Crossroads in Baltimore County.

Eisai plans to move its 55 Baltimore-based employees to a new 40,000-square-foot space at 11675 Crossroads Circle in 2019,...


After Las Vegas shooting, man credits Under Armour compression shirt with helping save brother’s lif
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:40:00 PDT

A Minnesota man told a TV station that an Under Armour compression shirt may have helped save his brother from bleeding to death after being shot in the Las Vegas mass shooting.

Ben Aurich told WCCO, a CBS station in Minneapolis, that his brother, Philip, a St. Paul native, was wearing a compression...


Shertz opens new Chestertown office
StarDem.com / Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:30:00 -0400
CHESTERTOWN — Local architect Kevin Shertz has a new headquarters to better assist those in Kent County with designing their ideal home.

Baltimore City Council plan to take up sweeping new Airbnb rules is pulled back
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:50:00 PDT

The Baltimore City Council was all set to consider sweeping new regulations for online rental sites like Airbnb next week, including a ban on people renting out houses or apartments that aren’t their primary places of residence.

That plan abruptly changed late Friday.

Council President Bernard...


Amazon to cut prices on Whole Foods staples like eggs, beef next week
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 24 Aug 2017 15:59:00 PDT

Amazon plans to use its deep pockets to make big changes at Whole Foods, saying it will cut prices on bananas, eggs, salmon, beef and more when it completes its $13.7 billion takeover next week.

Helping Whole Foods win back customers who found "good enough" organic and natural products elsewhere...


Walmart offers health screenings at Baltimore stores
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:30:00 PDT

Walmart will offer health screenings Saturday at stores in the Baltimore area where shoppers can get low-cost immunizations and free readings of blood glucose, blood pressure and body mass index.

The screenings are taking place at all 4,700 Walmart stores in partnership with the American Diabetes...


Pratt library accused of pay inequality for women
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 27 Sep 2017 13:05:00 PDT

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission charged in a lawsuit announced Wednesday that the Enoch Pratt Free Library violated federal law by paying female librarian supervisors less than a male counterpart.

According to the suit, filed against the library, Baltimore’s mayor and the City...


Hogan proposes end to state income taxes on military pensions
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 9 Nov 2017 09:50:00 PST

Gov. Larry Hogan marked Veterans Appreciation Month on Thursday by renewing his call for elimination of state income taxes on Maryland’s military retirees.

At a State House news conference, Hogan contended that such a move is needed to keep the state’s military retirees from moving to states that...


Perdue farmhouse added to state historical registry
BaltimoreSun.com / Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:40:00 PDT

The farmhouse of the family that created Perdue Farms has been added to a state historical registry.

Arthur W. Perdue built the farmhouse on the outskirts of Salisbury in 1917, three years before establishing what would become the nation’s third-largest chicken producer.

The farmhouse, which has...


California student loan debt relief company deceived consumers, Maryland AG says
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:55:00 PDT

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh has ordered a California-based student loan debt relief company to stop doing business and return money to consumers after finding it violated consumer protection laws.

The state is requiring Huntington Beach, Ca.,-based Student Loan Counsel to pay damages...


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