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Bingo World approved for sports wagering

The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission (MLGCC) determined that Bingo World in northern Anne Arundel County has met the qualification requirements for a sports wagering license. In addition, Bingo World’s operator partner, RSI MD, a subsidiary of Rush Street Interactive, was found qualified for a sports wagering operator license. Bingo World is an electronic […]

Posted inEconomy

Maryland awarded $9.6M to support tourism

Gov. Larry Hogan announced that $9.6 million has been awarded to the Maryland Department of Commerce Office of Tourism to support tourism marketing, promotion and development throughout the state. The funding is through the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) $750 million American Rescue Plan: Travel, Tourism & Outdoor Recreation program. The program specifically […]

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Local breweries look forward to FeBREWary

Breweries throughout Maryland are ready for chance to a celebrate their craft. On Feb. 1, the Brewers Association of Maryland, member breweries and industry partners throughout the state will kick off their month-long observance of “FeBREWary.” The Brewers Association of Maryland and its members use the month to promote the state’s beer industry to Maryland […]

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PLAY adds international service at BWI Marshall

Iceland-based PLAY has launched ticket sales for flights to and from BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport and Boston Logan International Airport to the air carrier’s European destinations including Iceland, London, Paris, Berlin, Copenhagen, Dublin, Brussels, Stavanger, Trondheim, Gothenburg and more. Flight service from BWI Marshall will begin on April 20, 2022, and service from Boston Logan […]

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Local airports receive $31.5M in federal funding

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressmen Steny Hoyer, Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes, Kweisi Mfume, Anthony Brown, Jamie Raskin and David Trone (all D-Md.)  announced $31,662,850 in the first round of federal funding to airports across the state from the bipartisan infrastructure law. The funding includes $25,643,515 for BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport […]