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University of Maryland Moves Up Rankings of Best Public Colleges in U.S.

The University of Maryland, College Park is the ninth best public college in America, up two spots from last year, according to new rankings published by Buffalo Business First, a sister publication of the Baltimore Business Journal. College Park came in at 11th in 2016, and No. 8 in 2015. No other public colleges in […]

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Brightwood College Career Fair May 18th

Attention Employers: Are you hiring? Brightwood College, a Central Maryland Chamber member, is hosting a job fair on May 18th at their Beltsville, MD campus. They are looking for employers to participate for free. For more information or to register, see this Flyer and Registration Form. If you have questions, contact Tjwana Dixon, Director of Career […]

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Cordish Cos. Breaks Ground on $250 million Texas Live

The Cordish Companies broke ground this week on Texas Live, a dining, entertainment and hospitality district the Baltimore company is developing with the Texas Rangers baseball team outside the ballpark in Arlington, Texas. As planned, the $250 million project would include 200,000 square feet of restaurants, retail and entertainment venues, an outdoor event pavilion and […]

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MDOT: Laurel commuter Stop to Stay Open on Camden Line

The Maryland Department of Transportation announced Thursday that the Laurel MARC train stops will not be eliminated while scheduling adjustments are made to a planned Laurel Park station in Howard County. MDOT spokeswoman Erin Henson said MDOT, Maryland Transit Administration and CSX Transportation officials signed a memorandum of understanding in late February. As stated in […]

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Anne Arundel Business Appreciation Week – May 1-5

Join us for Anne Arundel County Business Appreciation Week 2017!  All week, ambassador teams led by Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation (AAEDC) staff will visit 36 area businesses to meet leadership teams, listen to concerns and hear about new opportunities in the community.  Interested business owners are encouraged to register HERE by April 21st.

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New Shops & Restaurants Land at AIRMALL Maryland

AIRMALL at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI Marshall) is welcoming travelers this spring with a variety of new shops and restaurants at the airport, including local concepts DC-3 Hot Dog and Pen & Prose. “We are delighted to bring more exciting concepts to the AIRMALL, said Brett Kelly, vice president of AIRMALL Maryland. “Travelers […]

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Three Emerging Technology Companies to Receive VOLT Fund Tech Loans

The Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation (AAEDC) today announced that one Anne Arundel County based technology company and two others from Baltimore City have been approved for VOLT Fund tech loans. Loan awards for SecuLore Solutions of Odenton, Peer Aspect, a graduate of the Emerging Technology Center, and CourseArc, a member of Betamore, total $700,000. […]

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Rascovar: Saving the Preakness and Pimlico’s future

Thanks to revenue from Maryland’s successful slots casinos, the state’s thoroughbred racing industry has seen a re-birth that hints at prosperity for the Free State’s billion-dollar horse industry in future decades. Breeders are returning to Maryland to take advantage of the huge jump in purse money fueled by slots proceeds. Off-track gambling revenue is rising. […]

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How Trump’s Budget Could Affect Anne Arundel

From increased military spending to slashed support for the arts, the priorities in President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal are likely to have implications for Anne Arundel County. Trump released his $1.1 trillion plan for discretionary spending, which accounts for about one-third of the federal budget, on Thursday. A full budget that includes nondiscretionary spending […]

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Alaska Airlines Continues BWI Growth with New Service to San Francisco

Starting October 16, Airline Adds to Its Transcontinental Service Alaska Airlines announced today that it would begin new transcontinental service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and San Francisco International Airport. The new seasonal service is scheduled to start on October 16. “We are pleased that Alaska Airlines continues to expand, offering its renowned customer […]

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