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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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Pride of Baltimore II

Governor Hogan has announced the state of Maryland will launch a new public-private partnership with the sailing vessel Pride of Baltimore II, using the high-profile schooner to promote economic development opportunities for the state. With the new funding, Pride of Baltimore II will expand its economic development activity in the state,

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Hungry Harvest on Shark Tank

This time last year, Howard County’s Hungry Harvest was going through a growth spurt and managing its daily operations with only three employees. Last Friday, Hungry Harvest appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank seeking a $50,000 investment for five percent equity in the company. What a difference a year makes. Hungry Harvest’s

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The Maryland Office of Tourism Development, part of the Maryland Department of Commerce, today announced that tourism in Maryland is on the rise, with 6 percent increases in tourism employee payroll and visitor spending to the State in 2014. These and other insights about the impact of the travel and

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Wicomico County's Tom Knorr of Evolution Craft Brewing
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Guest feature: David Ryan is the Executive Director for Salisbury-Wicomico Economic Development. Follow along with SWED on Facebook. Salisbury-Wicomico Economic Development recently launched its new website and the first of a series of two-minute videos showcasing why the Salisbury-Wicomico County region is a great place for business and living. “Marketing

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Hungry Harvest

A Maryland small business is about to get some serious national exposure. Hungry Harvest, a Jessup-based company that repurposes surplus produce, will appear on ABC’s reality show Shark Tank airing on January 8, 2016 at 9pm EST. Hungry Harvest was founded in 2014 by Evan Lutz, a graduate of the

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Maryland Government House

Photos courtesy of the Executive Office of the Governor Located in the heart of downtown Annapolis, the Maryland State House offers a glance at some of the best decorations in the area. Built in the 1770’s, the State House is open to the public and allows visitors to take self-guided

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William Peierce Maryland Artist Marketplace

What is the best type of present to give this holiday season? Here’s an idea: a gift that is unique, one-of-a-kind, and supports Maryland businesses. Plus, you’ll be giving that special someone a long-lasting treasure for which you will always be remembered. The Maryland State Arts Council’s Maryland Artist Marketplace

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Plak That Printing Company
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Looking for the perfect unique gift this holiday season? Don’t forget to #ShopSmall at stores in your community and #BuyLocalMD products. Check out more Maryland gift-giving suggestions here. As a lifelong Ocean City resident, Wyatt Harrison spent every summer working at Malibu’s Surf Shop on the boardwalk. During his 14

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Cake Hunters casting call in Maryland

Are you searching for the perfect cake for an upcoming event? Or are you a local designer looking to show off your custom cakes? If so, you could be the perfect match for a new television series on Cooking Channel. Cake Hunters is searching for couples, families, and friends who are

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