Tag Archives: Maryland

The Hotel at the University of Maryland to break ground in 2015

The Hotel at the University of Maryland to break ground in 2015
COLLEGE PARK, MD. - The University of Maryland and developer David H. Hillman of Southern Management Corporation announce that the construction of The Hotel at the University of Maryland has been approved by the state and will break ground in spring 2015.  

The hotel and conference center will be built on a parcel of land on the east side of campus opposite Turner Hall. The $115 million project is the cornerstone to the University's vision to encourage redevelopment of the existing downtown College Park business district, in conjunction with strategic development along the Route 1 corridor. Read More >

Find Out If Your State Has A Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday This Month

Find Out If Your State Has A Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday This Month

(Don)

Earlier today, the calendar flipped from July to August, and kids everywhere groaned with the realization that they will soon have to be going back to school. But the even louder grousing you’re hearing this morning is from parents envisioning their bank accounts being drained by purchases of backpacks, clothes, pencils (do kids even use those anymore?), and those individual packs of tissues that will never be used but you buy anyway. What some of these parents don’t know is that a number of states have sales tax holidays in August — many of them starting today — to ease the burden of back-to-school spending.

Read More >

Find Out If Your State Has A Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday This Month

Find Out If Your State Has A Back-To-School Sales Tax Holiday This Month

(Don)

Earlier today, the calendar flipped from July to August, and kids everywhere groaned with the realization that they will soon have to be going back to school. But the even louder grousing you’re hearing this morning is from parents envisioning their bank accounts being drained by purchases of backpacks, clothes, pencils (do kids even use those anymore?), and those individual packs of tissues that will never be used but you buy anyway. What some of these parents don’t know is that a number of states have sales tax holidays in August — many of them starting today — to ease the burden of back-to-school spending.

Read More >

'Republicans aren't good at ground games in Alaska. That's their weakness'

'Republicans aren't good at ground games in Alaska. That's their weakness' | World news | NewsWire
Mark Begich's opponents acknowledge that he's running a strong ground campaign that gives him a good chance of retaining his seat. Photograph: AP

Art Hackney has more than three decades of strategising for Republican election campaigns in Alaska under his belt. And he’s rarely been so frustrated.

Read More >

'Republicans aren't good at ground games in Alaska. That's their weakness' |

'Republicans aren't good at ground games in Alaska. That's their weakness' | World news | NewsWire
Mark Begich's opponents acknowledge that he's running a strong ground campaign that gives him a good chance of retaining his seat. Photograph: AP

Art Hackney has more than three decades of strategising for Republican election campaigns in Alaska under his belt. And he’s rarely been so frustrated.

Read More >