| May 6, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Move over, Los Angeles.
Production companies are looking to Baltimore as a backdrop for filming locations, thanks in part to state funding used to lure them to Maryland.
And film industry people say Maryland’s economy is reaping the rewards....
| May 7, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Zentis Food Solutions North America, LLC, a global producer of fruit preparations for the bakery and dairy industries, announced plans Monday to expand its operations here, creating up to 67 new jobs by 2014.
The company, a subsidiary of Germany-based...
| May 9, 2012
| 5:49 PM
A tax credit offered to small businesses as part of federal health care reform could amount to savings of $166 million for companies that employ 192,400 workers in Connecticut, two nonprofits said Wednesday.
Nationally, the tax credit could offset the...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:08 PM
A carefully choreographed strategy to raise state income taxes to stave off so-called doomsday budget cuts faces a challenge in the General Assembly after several Democrats defied party leaders with a proposal to raise the sales tax instead.
| May 15, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Apathy – What will it take?
Please consider the following and the costs to the taxpayers and our children and grandchildren.
Forty four million folks on food stamps. Up by many millions in the past three years!
Sandra Fluke, grad student at...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Amid mounting evidence that rival states are chipping away at California’s movie and TV production business, a coalition of entertainment unions and film industry officials is renewing a push to provide long-term funding for California’s...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:56 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the rough-and-tumble of a town hall-style presidential debate, the facts took something of a beating Tuesday night.
Mitt Romney wrongly claimed that it took 14 days for President Barack Obama to brand the assault on the U.S....
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:39 PM
At the recent Governor's Housing Conference in Baltimore, the blue logo of a house with rays of light emanating from behind the roof was ubiquitous.
It's the emblem of one of the conference's main sponsors, Enterprise, and to the roughly 800 people in...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:43 PM
WWE has received nearly $37 million in state tax credits for TV production, digital media and infrastructure since 2007, according to the company and the state Department of Economic and Community Development.
The figure makes Stamford-based World...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Pennsylvania farmers can take advantage of nearly $7 million in tax credits to purchase on-farm conservation equipment or install facilities meeting best management practice standards through the Resource Enhancement and Protection, or REAP, program....
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:57 PM
To hear business leaders and political candidates talk, proper industrial policy comprises only three elements: a fair tax system, a level playing field and "certainty."
So why is it that all three are about to be thrown out the window as a sop to oil,...