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Maryland Adds Over 14,000 Job In August, Unemployment Rate At 3.9 Percent

The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development announced the August numbers Friday. Over the month, Maryland added 14,200 jobs with gains in the mining and construction, business services and trade, transportation and utilities sectors. The state has added 63,600 … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Man Gets 60-Month Prison Sentence For Tax And Loan Fraud

Acting U.S. Attorney Louis D. Lappen announced Friday a Philadelphia man was sentenced to 60 months in prison for one count of conspiracy to defraud the Internal Revenue Service and one count of conspiracy to commit bank and loan fraud. … Continue reading

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County Executive Rushern L. Baker Released Statement Regarding Approved Funding For Purple Line

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III released a statement Tuesday regarding funding for the Purple Line. The County secured full funding for the critical infrastructure project that will improve transportation and relieve congestion along its 16-mile corridor. “This … Continue reading

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July Jobs Report Reveals Maryland Added 800 Jobs

As Wall Street cheered the July jobs report, which showed a hardy gain of 209,000 new jobs, Federal Reserve officials and economists question the health of the U.S. job market. The July jobs report revealed Maryland added 800 jobs, as … Continue reading

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Women Are Being Encouraged To Pursue A Career In Construction

Men have benefited from working in the construction industry for decades, gaining experience and skills to help them advance their career. Now, women are being urged to trade in their stilettos for a pair of work boots. The Baltimore Black … Continue reading

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