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Maryland building permits: November 2018

Maryland issued 1,477 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

CARROLL COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Carroll Community Bank Welcomes New SVP of Commercial Lending

Carroll Community Bank today announced that Randall Stein has joined the management team as Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending for the Bank’s Maryland lending markets.

CITY OF ROCKVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Simply Nutrition Launches New Brand, Free Wellness Consultation Service, and New Website at SimplyNutrition.com

Simply Nutrition is launching a new brand to reflect its renewed efforts on connecting people with the nutritional products they need, in order to lead healthy lifestyles – this includes free wellness consultations and custom wellness plans.

Analysis: Johns Hopkins University ranks 2nd best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Johns Hopkins University finished second in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Baltimore residents is highest in Maryland

Baltimore residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Maryland, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

CARROLL COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Public Safety Awards

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the 3rd Annual Public Safety Awards to honor the First Responders of Carroll County.

Analysis: University of Maryland medical school ranks 23rd best for primary care in the nation

University of Maryland finished in a tie for 23rd in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Montgomery County exports down 21.6% since 2013

Montgomery County exports decreased 21.6 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Canada is the top destination for Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD metro area exports in 2017

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD exported $4.21 billion to Canada in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 4.1 percent from $4.04 billion in 2016.

Analysis: Maryland posts 3rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 412 properties in Maryland started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the third highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Frederick County exports up 0.04% since 2013

Frederick County exports increased 0.04 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Montgomery County exported $1.17 billion worth of goods in 2017

Montgomery County exported $1.17 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 11.4 percent from $1.05 billion in 2016.

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Netherlands in 2017?

San Juan-Carolina-Caguas, PR metro ranks first in trade with Netherlands with exports of $2.12 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

United Kingdom is the top destination for Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV metro area exports in 2017

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV exported $880.17 million to United Kingdom in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 1.6 percent from $894.62 million in 2016.

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to United Kingdom in 2017?

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA metro ranks first in trade with United Kingdom with exports of $8.05 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Frederick County exported $0.81 billion worth of goods in 2017

Frederick County exported $0.81 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 11 percent from $0.73 billion in 2016.

Prince George's County exports up 0.2% since 2013

Prince George's County exports increased 0.2 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Cecil County exports up 5% since 2013

Cecil County exports increased 5 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

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