UB Law to host panel on gun control

The University of Baltimore Law Review will tackle a topical question at its fall symposium later this month.

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/10/20/ub-law-gun-control-symposium/


Flying Dog’s 32-acre brewery expansion in Frederick is on ‘permanent hold’

Flying Dog Brewery CEO Jim Caruso says the brewery’s plans to build a $54 million production facility in Frederick are “on permanent hold” because of state regulations passed this year.

“That project is on hold because of some legislative and regulatory issues,” Caruso said during an interview Thursday evening at the BBJ’s Face to Face event. “I’m back to the point where (I will) let the regulatory world take its course. My general comment is whatever the laws turn out to be, I’ll be fine, because…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/10/20/flying-dogs-32-acrebrewery-expansion-in-frederick.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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Event space is coming to the former Hammerjacks and Bourbon Street building

The owners of The Assembly Room hope to attract a wide range of events, from corporate networking to weddings.

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/10/20/event-space-is-coming-to-the-former-hammerjacks.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
from http://baltimorecheckbook.tumblr.com/post/166606013827

Public Paychecks: Meet Baltimore City’s 25 highest-paid employees

Ever wanted to know what the mayor makes in a year?

Here are the salaries of more than 13,000 city employees, from the police commissioner to crossing guards.

In the database below, search by first or last name, salary or title for any city employees who made $1,000 or more in fiscal year 2016.

Check out the gallery above to see the top 25 highest-paid city employees.

Using publicly available data on the city’s Open Data platform, we ranked the 25 highest-paid city employees based on…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/10/20/public-paychecks-meet-baltimore-citys-25-highest.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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HQ2 pitches pile up at Amazon, while taxpayers remain out of the loop. Here’s who’s doing the bidding in Baltimore

By all accounts the bids to land Amazon’s second North American headquarters are piling up at the company’s doorstep in Seattle, although few of those details have been made public to the very people with the most on the line: taxpayers.

Cities and states across the country have been falling over themselves to compete for what has been called the largest economic development opportunity in a generation. The mere chance to land a global tech giant’s headquarters, which Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN)…

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/10/20/hq2-pitches-pile-up-at-amazon-while-taxpayers.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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Government tech contractor on expansion path with new Columbia office

The company, riding a wave of agile software development, recently uprooted from its Tysons home and has opened a 10,000-square-foot office in Maryland.

from https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/news/2017/10/20/government-tech-contractor-on-expansion-path-with.html?ana=RSS%26s=article_search
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