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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.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report 3.7 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in April 2019 were $14 billion, an increase of 3.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 6.9 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in April 2019 were $19.4 billion, an increase of 6.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 6.3 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $12.6 billion, an increase of 6.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 1.4 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in April 2019 were $15.6 billion, an increase of 1.4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers report 7.8 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by petroleum and petroleum products wholesalers in April 2019 were $62.3 billion, an increase of 7.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 0.7 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in April 2019 were $11.3 billion, an increase of 0.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report 7.6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $40.7 billion, an increase of 7.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 4.3 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in April 2019 were $11.6 billion, an increase of 4.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 3.7 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $39.8 billion, an increase of 3.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 0.6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in April 2019 were $21.2 billion, an increase of 0.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Grugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers report 4.6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by grugs and druggists' sundries wholesalers in April 2019 were $59.9 billion, an increase of 4.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in April 2019 were $13.5 billion, an increase of 6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report did not change much in year-over-year April sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in April 2019 were $50.3 billion, were nearly the same from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 2.6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $43 billion, an increase of 2.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 5.5 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by paper and paper products wholesalers in April 2019 were $7.9 billion, an increase of 5.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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