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  • Hershey to cut about 300 jobs, lowers 2015 revenue outlook

    HERSHEY (AP) — Hershey is expected to cut about 300 jobs by the end of the year as it looks to simplify its operations. The candy maker also cut its revenue outlook for the year. Its shares fell more than 3 percent in afternoon trading Friday....
  • Schuh: 'Liberal majority' blocked budget progress

    Steve Schuh lacks the key, the "name of the game" in Anne Arundel County: The fourth vote. With a Republican-led County Council, the GOP county executive might have expected support from enough of his seven legislative counterparts to pass key policy...
  • Our say: Budget process a tale of two straitjackets

     Our say: Budget process a tale of two straitjackets
    While the final pieces remain to be fitted in place on Monday, this much is already clear: This spring's county budget festivities were the oddest in a long time. How often do these processes end without a big fight over school spending? And when is the...
  • Letters: Library hours; Earmarked funds

    Letters: Library hours; Earmarked funds
    Library hours I recently received an email from the Anne Arundel Pubic Library CEO in regards to the county executive's proposal on cutting the budget allocated specifically to help better the public library system. I am a graduating senior from...
  • City Council panel blasts Thornton for school layoffs, holds up budget

    City Council panel blasts Thornton for school layoffs, holds up budget
    A City Council committee declined Tuesday to approve hundreds of millions of dollars for Baltimore's schools, saying education officials had misled the council to believe layoffs would be limited to central office staff — then sent pink slips to...
  • Homebuilders Standard Pacific, Ryland Group agree to merger

    Standard Pacific Corp. and Ryland Group Inc. have agreed to merge in an all-stock transaction that will create a single homebuilder with operations in 17 states. The merger marks the first big move toward consolidation among the major publicly traded...
  • Target selling its pharmacies, clinics to CVS for $1.9 billion

    MINNEAPOLIS Target Corp.'s 1,660 pharmacies and 80 clinics inside its stores are being acquired by CVS Health Corp. in a $1.9 billion deal. Those pharmacies and clinics will be rebranded and operated by CVS, the companies announced this morning. The...
  • Budget cuts prompt layoffs at Johns Hopkins University

    Budget cuts prompt layoffs at Johns Hopkins University
    Citing lower income from federal grants, Johns Hopkins University quietly laid off 41 administrative staff late last week, according to an item on The Hub, a Hopkins news website. Another 13 staff members were told that their jobs would be reorganized,...
  • UTC: Review Confirms Decision To Drop Sikorsky

    UTC: Review Confirms Decision To Drop Sikorsky
    HARTFORD — A monthslong strategic review has confirmed for United Technologies Corp. its earlier plans to divest Sikorsky Aircraft from its portfolio of businesses through a sale or spinoff. The review of Sikorsky began in March as executives...
  • City Council wants greater oversight of school spending

    City Council wants greater oversight of school spending
    As the City Council approved the mayor's $2.5 billion operating budget Monday, members called for greater oversight of the Baltimore school system's spending. City Councilwoman Helen Holton, chair of the budget committee, said she wants schools CEO...
  • Gap closing 175 namesake stores to boost brand

    Gap plans to close 175 of its namesake stores in North America, or 18 percent of its current total, and cut 250 jobs at its headquarters as the company tries to strengthen the struggling brand. Gap Inc., which owns Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic, said...