State Center legal fight ramping up with no end in sight

Gov. Larry Hogan’s hopes that a legal battle with the developer of the beleaguered State Center overhaul could be finished by this fall aren’t realistic, according to the builder’s attorney. Michael Edney, a partner at Norton Rose Fulbright, which represents State Center LLC, said the state’s withdrawing a motion for summary judgment and a decision …

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Rajesh Kumar and Rose Wilson | Y in Central Md.

The Y in Central Maryland has added Rajesh Kumar and Rose Wilson to its Harford County Community Leadership Board. Kumar serves as the strategy and transformation leader with IBM in the strategy and business development organization of its hybrid Cloud unit. In this role, he is responsible for aiding senior executives in analyzing the shift …

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Fed economist: Baltimore construction helping stimulate job growth in Maryland

Maryland created 1,000 construction jobs in July, and the sector has seen positions increase by 17,400 since May.

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Lockheed CEO Marillyn Hewson was committed to remaining on Trump’s manufacturing council before it folded

Lockheed Martin Corp. CEO Marillyn Hewson was committed to remaining on President Donald Trump’s manufacturing council before Trump dissolved the panel of U.S. executives.

Trump on Wednesday dissolved the manufacturing council — as well as his Strategic and Policy Forum — following the resignation of several CEOs serving on the advisory groups. The execs were breaking with Trump in response to his comments following violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, where he equated white supremacist…

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YouTube TV expanding through partnership with Sinclair Broadcast

YouTube’s live television service has expanded to 14 new markets, bringing live streaming of sports, local news and entertainment programs from more than 50 broadcast and cable networks to half of U.S. households.

The expansion is part of an agreement with Hunt Valley-based Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. for all of the Hunt Valley broadcaster’s ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC affiliates to be carried in their respective markets.

YouTube TV says it now offers the most markets of all four local broadcast…

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Md. medical tech company could raise $28M in stock offering

Senseonics Holdings Inc., a medical technology company based in Germantown, plans to raise as much as $28.8 million through a public stock offering. The company is offering 11,637,500 shares of its stock to the public at a price of $2.15 per share. The underwriter of the offering can buy an additional 1,745,625 shares to cover over-allotments. Senseonics …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/08/18/maryland-senseonics-holdings-public-offering/