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By Lorraine Mirabella, The Baltimore Sun | June 22, 2011
All Island Media, a New York-based publisher, has acquired Pennysaver Inc., the Hanover-based publisher of the Maryland Pennysaver shopping circular, All Island Media said Wednesday. The sale price was not revealed. The Maryland Pennysaver, the largest mailed weekly shopping publication in its market, is distributed to more than 830,000 homes and businesses in suburban Baltimore and eastern Maryland. The acquisition, which closed Friday, will bring All Island Media's total corporate circulation to nearly 1.7 million.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | April 21, 2011
Baltimore police were investigating Thursday the fatal shooting of a man in a high-rise housing complex for seniors and the disabled near the Inner Harbor. Officers were called just before 9:30 a.m. to Hanover Square, in the first block of W. Conway St. between South Charles and Hanover streets, for a report of a shooting in a 14th-floor apartment, said police spokesman Detective Kevin Brown. The victim, believed to be in his late 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene, Brown said.
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By Larry Carson, The Baltimore Sun | April 6, 2011
Elkridge residents are organizing an aggressive campaign to remove their area from consideration for a proposed rail container transfer facility that has also thrown a monkey wrench into Howard County's plans for a new elementary school nearby. "We want to see if our elected officials can get this site taken off the list today," said Howard Johnson, president of the Greater Elkridge Community Association. Residents working under his group's umbrella have created a Facebook page on the issue and written a nine-page letter to elected officials detailing their opposition.
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By Gus G. Sentementes, The Baltimore Sun | April 1, 2011
KEYW Corp., a Hanover-based cybersecurity company that works with the United States military and defense contractors, said Friday it bought a privately held cybersecurity company in Columbia for $13 million. KEYW acquired JKA Technologies Inc., a nine-year-old company that offers network engineering, information assurance and software engineering. JKA had revenues of $13 million last year. It is the 10th company acquired by KEYW, which went public last year, since it was formed in August 2008.
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By Jamie Smith Hopkins, The Baltimore Sun | March 23, 2011
Engineering and manufacturing company ITT Corp. is closing an Anne Arundel County location it opened just last summer, cutting 48 jobs. The company's information-technology center in Hanover will be shut down by the end of the year as ITT splits into three separate companies and will no longer need shared IT support, spokesman B.J. Talley said Wednesday. He said 48 employees will either be laid off or will leave voluntarily with a severance package, while about 20 are being transferred to other divisions.
BUSINESS
By Jamie Smith Hopkins, The Baltimore Sun | January 14, 2011
Frank Parsons Inc., an office-supply company that moved to Hanover two years ago with plans of expansion, said Friday that it is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Its filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Maryland reported debts in the range of $10 million to $50 million, including more than $6 million in claims it is disputing. The firm, which calls itself the largest employee-owned company in the country focusing on office supplies, business products and technology equipment, estimated the value of its assets in the same $10 million to $50 million range.
NEWS
By Tricia Bishop, Nicole Fuller, Annie Linskey and Nick Madigan, The Baltimore Sun | January 6, 2011
Two small packages, addressed to Gov. Martin O'Malley and another state official, ignited 20 minutes apart in government buildings in Annapolis and Hanover Thursday, launching a wave of concern throughout the state. The only injuries reported were to the fingers of a state mailroom worker, who refused treatment — yet federal and state officials locked down state government mailrooms indefinitely and responded with a massive public safety effort that captured the focus of the cable news networks.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | December 20, 2010
A Hanover woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend was arrested Sunday and charged with attempted second-degree murder, reckless endangerment and assault, according to Anne Arundel County police. Officers first spoke to the boyfriend of Jenna Russell, 25, of the 1400 block of Misty Lake Court about 9 a.m. Sunday, when he went to Baltimore Washington Medical Center for treatment of stab wounds, police said. The 21-year-old Severn resident initially told police that he had been stabbed in the upper torso at a party Saturday night, and he was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center for further treatment.
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By Nicole Fuller, The Baltimore Sun | December 11, 2010
Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold was sworn in Monday morning for a second term before a crowd of about 60 people at the Pasadena Senior Center, while later in the day the County Council was sworn in during a separate ceremony that attracted hundreds of onlookers. "It's going to be a productive four years," said Leopold, a Republican. "I look forward to a good working relationship with the council. That's how I was so successful in my first term — by treating each councilperson with courtesy and respect.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | November 2, 2010
Dominga P. Reyes, a former school teacher and farmer, died Friday of heart failure at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was 100. Dominga Pacson, the daughter of rice farmers, was born and raised in Nueva Ecija, the Philippines, where she graduated from high school. "She was known for her strong-willed personality and cunning business sense," said a granddaughter, Niezle Custodio of Hanover, who is a project manager for The Baltimore Sun Media Group. Her strength was proven during World War II when the Japanese invaded her homeland.
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