Seasons opens kosher supermarket in Pikesville

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Seasons, a New York-based kosher supermarket chain, opened its newest grocery store Tuesday in PIkesville.

The specialty grocer had announced plans more than two years ago to expand to Maryland. It opened its first store in the state in a former Office Depot on Reisterstown Road, just inside the…

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Altimmune moving to new headquarters

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Altimmune, a Montgomery County-based biotechnology company, is moving to larger headquarters to accommodate new employees and anticipated growth following its merger with like-minded Annapolis firm PharmAthene.

The company is expected to move into its new, 14,000-square-foot facility at 910 Clopper…

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Perdue farmhouse added to state historical registry

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The farmhouse of the family that created Perdue Farms has been added to a state historical registry.

Arthur W. Perdue built the farmhouse on the outskirts of Salisbury in 1917, three years before establishing what would become the nation’s third-largest chicken producer.

The farmhouse, which has…

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T. Rowe Price names Céline Dufétel as next CFO

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T. Rowe Price Group on Tuesday named Céline Dufétel vice president and said she will serve as the firm’s next chief financial officer.

The company announced in January that current CFO Kenneth V. Moreland planned to retire this year after more than a decade with the Baltimore-based money manager.

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H&R Block taps former Uber exec to serve as CEO

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H&R Block Inc. has named a former Uber executive as its new CEO.

The tax services company said Tuesday that Jeffrey J. Jones II will assume the post on Oct. 9. He succeeds Tom Gerke, who will serve as interim president and CEO until October. Gerke will remain as general counsel and chief administrative…

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The cost of eclipse fever for workplaces? It could be $694 million

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Monday is eclipse day and also, alas, a workday. It might not feel that way, though, as the clock ticks toward 11:54 a.m. and workers across Chicago abandon their desks to glimpse, hopefully without long-term eye damage, what for many will be a once-in-a-lifetime astronomical phenomenon.

“It’s…

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