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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia   HBO has named Ed Harris to play John McCain in its new film Game Change, a film based on the bestselling book by the same name that follows John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign.   MDBizMedia reported earlier this month that HBO planned to shoot

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Maryland employers created 8,100 jobs in February according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics today.  Maryland’s unemployment rate dropped to 7.1 percent from 7.2 percent, and remains better than the national average, 8.9 percent. “February’s 8,100 total jobs added was the

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Maryland officials, including Business and Economic Development Secretary Christian Johansson and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, today unveiled a 7-foot scale model replica of The Pride of Baltimore II, Maryland’s maritime ambassador schooner.  The replica will be on permanent display in the Baltimore Visitor Center while

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia Business leaders, government officials and dignitaries from Maryland, DC and the Western Balkan region convened today at the University of Baltimore for the U.S. Balkans Business Summit. The two-day event includes panels on energy, transportation, tourism, defense, manufacturing, and information and technology.  The first business

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia As a small business owner for 12 years, Deborah Stallings understands the challenges small business owners face. “I joined some professional organizations like the Howard County Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Women Business Owners,” she said. “I used those organizations to mentor

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by Christine Hansen for MDBizMedia When you enter the James Joyce pub, there is no mistaking you are visiting an authentic Irish pub.  Named after the Irish author, the bar feels like it’s been shipped straight from Ireland.  And there’s a reason for that.  It was. Designed and built in

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