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Harford County House of Cards
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Season five of House of Cards debuted on Netflix this week, offering 13 new episodes of the popular political drama. Filmed in Maryland, the series provides locals the opportunity to take on roles as extras, spot a celebrity out and about, or recognize their neighborhoods in televised scenes. In addition

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Port of Baltimore expands
Maryland Economy

Guest feature: Richard Scher is the director of communications for the Maryland Port Administration. Follow the Port on Facebook and Twitter. Since last year, supersized container ships have been traveling through the newly enhanced Panama Canal and arriving at the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore. In order to handle the increased

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Knorr Brake Plans Expansion in Westminster
Job CreationManufacturing & Production

Knorr Brake Company, a manufacturer of braking, door, and HVAC systems for the mass transit rail industry, is expanding its corporate headquarters and manufacturing operations in Carroll County and adding 200 new jobs over the next six years. The company will invest $2.2 million and add approximately 30,000 square-feet of

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Dorchester Tech Park
Maryland Economy

Guest feature: Susan Banks is the business development manager for the Dorchester County Economic Development Department. Follow along on Facebook and Twitter. Dorchester County Economic Development announced the completion of a fair market value (FMV) assessment for 12 building lots at the Dorchester Regional Technology Park, a critical milestone allowing

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Die Cut Adhesive Tape Engineer
Job CreationManufacturing & Production

Strouse, a die-cut adhesive manufacturer that serves the military and defense, automotive, appliance, and medical industries, is expanding its presence in Carroll County. The company is rel​​ocating and constructing a new headquarters and manufacturing facility in the Westminster Technology Park. Strouse currently employs 65 workers in the county and anticipates

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Maryland First Deaf Business Summit
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Guest feature: Allysa Dittmar is the communications and policy manager for the Governor’s Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Follow along on Facebook and Twitter. Last week, the Governor’s Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing hosted the nation’s first Deaf Business Summit: “Deaf Ecosystem: Maryland’s Open

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5 Reasons You Don't Want to Miss the Maryland Business Summit
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The Maryland Governor’s Business Summit is just around the corner. During the one-day summit on May 18, Maryland’s business community will gather to explore an array of topics including redefining urban centers and the future of manufacturing. Here are five reasons you don’t want to miss it. Connect with 500+

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Company Milestones in Maryland
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Team Commerce is excited to be out and about celebrating dozens of companies and their special milestone anniversaries. We are continuing our outreach to all 24 jurisdictions, making sure that our customers are honored and acknowledged for their hard work and dedication to Maryland’s business climate. One of the largest

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TranZed Apprenticeship
Workforce

TranZed Apprenticeship Services in Baltimore County is not only redefining the word “apprentice,” but also the options high school and college grads have to get into Maryland’s workforce. As the state’s first registered apprenticeship program, TranZed has combined on-the-job training with relevant classroom time in hot fields such as IT,

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Maryland Best State
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U.S. News & World Report has recognized Maryland as one of the best states in the nation. In its inaugural “Best States” ranking, U.S. News & World Report analyzed data in seven key areas – education, health care, infrastructure, economy, government, opportunity, and crime and corrections – to determine the

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