The Camden Yards warehouse was built in 1899 by the B&O Railroad to serve historic Camden Station. Additions were made in 1905, and now the warehouse will have work done to improve the Orioles' iconic outfield backdrop.
UMBC president, Freeman Hrabowski writes: ""We’ve defied the odds before. Three decades ago, nobody believed you could close the achievement gap between white and underrepresented minority students, who were disproportionately likely to be lower-income and to be less academically prepared, without...
To determine the list, the personal finance website compared 182 of the largest cities in America and compared them across three dimensions; emotional and physical well-being, income and employment and community and environment.
Job security, higher salaries, and gender equality in the workplace keep us at the top of the list. Baltimore's tech scene has been booming over the last several years--by 36% to be exact, between 2013 and 2016--and has been ranked the 3rd best city in the country for women in tech roles; 32% of...
Bank of America owns the 377,000-square-foot complex at 11333 McCormick Road, which is located across the street from Hunt Valley Towne Centre. The bank has added space, upgraded interior, and increased parking at the site. Merrill Lynch, Bank of America's wealth management division, also has...
A group of entrepreneurs met President Barack Obama at his D.C. office. Among them was Catalyte CEO, Jacob Hsu, a Baltimore downtown tech company that recently closed a $27 million funding round.
"This public-private infrastructure investment will ignite job creation in Baltimore County and the entire region by speeding up the turnaround of Sparrows Point from a shuttered steelmaking site into a modern hub for global commerce,” Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz said in a statement.
DataTribe is launching a new funding competition for young and potentially disruptive firms within the industry. Called the DataTribe Cyber Crucible, it will offer three finalist companies $20,000 in prize money to split. One company may be selected to receive $2 million in seed capital from...
Starting 2/4, the Maryland Transit Administration has reestablished daily transit bus service to Sparrows Point at Tradepoint Atlantic, connecting more Baltimore residents to an emerging job center.
As one of America's busiest deep water ports and the leader of roll on/roll off cargo, it's no surprise that starting in March, the Port of Baltimore will begin a new monthly shipping service to New Zealand and Australia.
Since the 2000-2001 academic year, a total of 413 African Americans have earned M.D.-Ph.D.s from institutions across the United States. More than 10 percent of those M.D.-Ph.D.s were awarded to UMBC undergraduate alumni who identify as African American.
Janish and Tonsmeire, who have been honing their craft as home brewers since 2005, plan to focus on barrel-aged, mixed-fermented beers as well as hoppy ales at the new brewery. The taproom will start out serving eight different brews and will adjust its offerings based on visitor response.
Over the course of two days, 24 students from Arundel Elementary Middle School visited the Bustin Boards headquarters at City Garage in Port Covington as part of an incentive program rewarding South Baltimore students for good behavior and consistent attendance at school.
The Sparrows Point distrubution center, which will open in 2019, will be a “state-of-the-art fulfillment center in historic Sparrows Point” and “continue innovation in a state committed to providing great opportunities for jobs and customer experience,” said Sanjay Shah, Amazon’s vice president of...
Baltimore is No. 31 in the country for economic opportunity, or the chance that a current business will remain open and a new business will prosper, according to San Francisco-based Yelp Inc.'s (NYSE: YELP) first ever "Local Economic Outlook" report.
Morgan State University's new 1,600-square-foot cyber laboratory aims to train engineers and researchers to protect national agencies from data breaches and cyber attacks. The lab, officially called Center for Reverse Engineering and Assured Microelectronics, or CREAM, will be housed in the...
The mission of universities is to prepare students for jobs, so it’s no surprise that nurturing startups is becoming a focus of colleges in this entrepreneurial age. Often, the reach goes beyond the university.
Baltimore ranked as the 31st best city for tourism in the country by Resonance. The study looked at cities that attracted 3 million people or more a year. Baltimore ranked 24th for entertainment and 66th for sports and adventure.
The artists and cultural leaders selected for Art of Change fellowships all have a demonstrated commitment to social justice, and reflect a powerful diversity of experiences and creative voices. Drawn from a wide range of artistic fields, the fellows span generations, backgrounds, geographies, and...
Based on the rankings of factors such as: buying power of women, percentage of women-owned businesses, and wage gap between women and men, Baltimore is recognized as the top city in the U.S. for businesswomen.
Reuters just published a list of the 100 most innovative universities in the world, and one local school cracked the top 25. Johns Hopkins was the only Maryland school to make the list, ranking 22nd.
According to a newly released report by job site Glassdoor, Charm City is the 19th best place to look for a job in the country; Baltimore gets placed inside the top 20 Best Cities for Jobs.
Baltimore ranks highly in the tech field as one of the eight U.S. cities with the most tech jobs being created, according to Indeed.com.
Unemployment continues to fall in Maryland for both the private and public sectors, with rates dropping to 4.1 percent in June. Overall, Maryland has gained 56,100 jobs in the last 12 months.
Job search site ZipRecruiter recently analyzed its database of more than eight million active jobs, and ranked the 20 fastest-growing tech markets.
Last year, Southwest carried more than 9 million origin and destination passengers at BWI, contributing $3 billion to the Baltimore-area GDP.
Maryland has moved closer to getting an offshore wind farm. The state's Public Service Commission announced Thursday that two developers, Skipjack Offshore Wind LLC and U.S. Wind Inc.
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