Miller chastises Hogan over vote to remove statue, calls Taney legacy ‘complex’

The leader of Maryland’s Senate criticized Gov. Larry Hogan for holding an email vote to remove the statue of Roger Brooke Taney and in the same letter defended the legacy of the Supreme Court chief justice who authored the Dred Scott decision.

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/08/18/miller-hogan-taney-statue-legacy-complex/

Home Depot transforming store rooftops in Maryland into ‘mini solar farms’ (Video)

The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) is adding more energy into the farming industry — solar farming, that is.

The Atlanta-based retailer announced Thursday that it will transform 50 of its store rooftops into “mini solar farms.”

What does that mean?

Home Depot said the average store is approximately 104,000 square feet — leaving space for about 50,000 solar panels on top of each one. In partnership with Current, a subsidiary of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), and Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA), the…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/18/home-depot-transforming-store-rooftops-in-maryland.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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3 tips for saving for your child’s college education

These two savings plans and a savings account can help you put away funds for your child’s education.

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/18/3-tips-for-saving-for-your-childs-college.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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8 things you need to know this morning

TGIF! We’re just a couple weeks away from Labor Day so enjoy one of the last weekends of summer. And it’s definitely going to feel like summer this weekend.

Here’s what else you need to know as you start your day.

The Islamic State claimed one of its “soldiers” carried out an attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday where a van driver plowed into a crowd of people, killing at least 13 and injuring more than 100. New York Times The Ravens defeated the Miami Dolphins 31-7 despite the return of quarterback…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/18/8-things-you-need-to-know-this-morning.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
from http://baltimorecheckbook.tumblr.com/post/164325588297

8 things you need to know this morning

TGIF! We’re just a couple weeks away from Labor Day so enjoy one of the last weekends of summer. And it’s definitely going to feel like summer this weekend.

Here’s what else you need to know as you start your day.

The Islamic State claimed one of its “soldiers” carried out an attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday where a van driver plowed into a crowd of people, killing at least 13 and injuring more than 100. New York Times The Ravens defeated the Miami Dolphins 31-7 despite the return of quarterback…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/18/8-things-you-need-to-know-this-morning.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
from http://baltimorecheckbook.tumblr.com/post/164325588297

8 things you need to know this morning

TGIF! We’re just a couple weeks away from Labor Day so enjoy one of the last weekends of summer. And it’s definitely going to feel like summer this weekend.

Here’s what else you need to know as you start your day.

The Islamic State claimed one of its “soldiers” carried out an attack in Barcelona, Spain, on Thursday where a van driver plowed into a crowd of people, killing at least 13 and injuring more than 100. New York Times The Ravens defeated the Miami Dolphins 31-7 despite the return of quarterback…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/08/18/8-things-you-need-to-know-this-morning.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
from http://baltimorecheckbook.tumblr.com/post/164325588297