Posted inCoronavirus

AACC recognized for pandemic response

The League for Innovation in the Community College has recognized Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) with a 2019-2020 Innovation of the Year award, noting that the pandemic prompted “resiliency and vigor” from the college.  Among the accomplishments cited of the school’s administration and staff:   ● Worked to migrate 1,250 classes online. ● Designed and reorganized […]

Posted inBusiness News

Lord & Taylor to close Columbia store

On August 2, Le Tote Inc. and certain subsidiaries including Lord & Taylor, filed for Chapter 11 reorganization in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. The company will simultaneously solicit bids for a going concern sale of its Le Tote and Lord & Taylor businesses, and conduct targeted store closing sales at 19 locations ― including the […]

Posted inBusiness News

Maryland launches “Innovation Uncovered” program

The Maryland Department of Commerce has launched “Innovation Uncovered,” a multifaceted program to highlight Maryland’s innovators, entrepreneurs, and small businesses in 2020. Through blog posts, videos, and social media promotion, the Department of Commerce will be celebrating the bold new ideas and cutting-edge research and technology that spring from our unique businesses, universities, and federal laboratories. […]

Posted inAnne Arundel County, Business News, CMC, Featured, Howard Chamber, Howard County, Real Estate

Women leaders of Howard Hughes

Around a virtual table at The Howard Hughes Corporation, women leaders reflected on their jobs in commercial real estate, the challenges they face, and what they tell other women who want to break into the industry. Tonja Potter, senior manager of Design and Construction Management, feels fortunate to have worked where her professional growth was […]

Posted inTransportation

BWI Marshall welcomes Sun Country Airlines

BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport has welcomed the start of service from Sun Country Airlines, a new carrier for the airport. Sun Country is now offering nonstop service between BWI Marshall and Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Sun Country Airlines is a privately held company based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul.  The award-winning airline is […]