Developers Len Bush and John Roe are planning an $8-million office and retail redevelopment project at the former Union Bros. Furniture and Plymouth Wallpaper property at 37 W. Cross St. The 40,000-square-foot site will re-branded as simply Union Bros. and feature 4,500 square feet of restaurant space, 6,085 square feet of retail, 23,000 square feet of office space, a 1,500-square-foot outdoor space and parking. Read more at



An all time record amount of cargo passed through the Port of Baltimore during the first quarter of 2018; a total of 156,991 containers carrying 2.77 million tons of cargo. During the last 12 months, the port also saw a record of more 1 million 20-foot-long containers. Read more at the Baltimore Business Journal.



Gaithersburg–based Emergent Biosolutions announced plans to spend $50 million to complete the expansion of its Carroll-Camden facility over the next three years. The biopharmaceutical firm has several sites in the city of Baltimore. Read more at Baltimore.