| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:45 AM
A reader sent me this Jacksonville Biz Journal story that the Canaveral Port Authority has fired its CEO, J. Stanley Payne.
The reasoning was a too-high turnover rate, and the port authority is conducting a nationwide search for Payne's replacement.
| Apr 4, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Gregory J. Alexander and Paul Kelsey Williams have combed through photo archives, and the result of their labors is "Lost Baltimore," which is a painful reminder of notable buildings that fell victim, for the most part, to fire or urban renewal.
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Frank Simms Dudley Jr., an Eastern Shore real estate broker and property appraiser, died of complications after surgery March 3 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The former Baltimore resident was 93.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Frank...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A UK-based port trade publication posted and then pulled an article Thursday that said the Virginia Port Authority board had decided to shelve privatization plans, several days before a scheduled vote on that issue.
"Despite having received multi-...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:49 PM
HAMPTON — Ariel Phelps was so angry that she barely spoke to her head coach, David Six.
Hampton University's women smothered opponents on the way to the first unbeaten regular season in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference in six years. They were...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The Virginia Port Authority will not privatize most of its port operations.
The authority's board of commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to discontinue negotiations with two companies that were seeking to lease and operate the state's ocean...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Get ready to help pay for road construction elsewhere in Maryland. The tolls are going up at the state Transportation Authority's two Susquehanna River bridges – I-95 and Route 40 – and it's pretty clear the money will be used to subsidize...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Kate Fry will star as Henrik Ibsen's "Hedda Gabler" as part of the 2013-14 season at Writers' Theatre Chicago. Kimberly Senior will direct the new production of the famously passionate drama for a January opening.
The fall at Writers' Theatre, located...
| Mar 16, 2013
Seven years after opening the South Locust Point cruise ship berth and terminal, Maryland port officials have a problem: capacity, as in, not enough.
Without expansion, the record-breaking annual statistics will plateau at about 100 cruises and 241,000...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 10:34 PM
If there is one company wishing to fund the much-needed Calexico West Port of Entry expansion, that company is Kinsell Newcomb & de Dios.
In doing so, the Carlsbad-based investment banking firm has gone before the Imperial County Board of Supervisors,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Bob Calhoun, a former state lawmaker said last week the Virginia Port Authority violated the spirit of a lobbying ban he helped craft in 1994.
Calhoun for seven years worked as the state lobbyist for another Virginia-based transportation authority,...