Hold on to your beehives, because this December Hairspray will be coming to a TV near you. After much speculation, NBC has announced its decision to stage the Baltimore classic in 2016. Based on Baltimore icon John Waters’ 1988 cult classic, Hairspray the musical took to the Broadway stage from 2002 until 2009,

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Zika Virus GenArraytion Rockville

As the World Health Organization declares a new public health emergency, one Maryland company says it has created a test to help stop the virus before it is transmitted to humans. GenArraytion, Inc., a biotech firm located in Rockville, has developed a molecular test to identify the Zika virus in

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2u Expands in Maryland
Breaking NewsEducationJob Creation

2U Inc., a leader in technology-enabled education headquartered in Prince George’s County, is moving its headquarters to Lanham to accommodate its growing workforce. The company is targeting the creation of more than 900 jobs in the county in the next five years and is leasing space at 7900 Harkins Road,

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Maryland Agriculture Cover Crop Program

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDAg @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Maryland farmers planted a record-setting 492,244 acres of cover crops on their fields last fall as part of the Maryland Department of Agriculture’s 2015-2016 Cover Crop Program, breaking

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Febrewary logo
EventsMaryland Living

Governor Larry Hogan has signed a proclamation declaring the month of February as FeBREWary in celebration of Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month. Breweries across Maryland have joined together to host special love-themed events, launch new beers and offer unique culinary pairings. The month-long celebration is a partnership between the Brewers Association of

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Choptank Transport Preston
Job Creation

Choptank Transport, a third-party logistics company that specializes in truckload freight, has announced an 11,000 square-foot expansion of its Caroline County headquarters facility. As part of the expansion, the company will incorporate large open spaces into the design of the building and add an additional 130 jobs. In addition, the

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