Maryland residents plan to get away for Labor Day in about the same numbers as last year, even with gas prices nearly $1 per gallon cheaper than in late August 2014, AAA Travel said Monday.Read more
Wegmans Pharmacy ranks highest among supermarket pharmacies in customer satisfaction, a J.D. Power study shows.
The J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Pharmacy Study, released Monday, measures customer satisfaction at pharmacies at chain drug stores, mass merchants and supermarkets. It looked at prescription ordering, the store, cost-competitiveness and both pharmacist and non-pharmacist staff.Read more
After looters destroyed her business during Baltimore's April 27 riots, Taylor Alexander asked herself not whether she would re-open her two-year-old boutique, but how she could reopen an even better version of it.
She knew it would be like starting from scratch.Read more
School starts next week in most of Maryland, but the average family with grade school age kids has bought only half the necessary clothing and supplies, a survey out today shows.
The National Retail Federation's latest back-to-school spending survey, done by Prosper Insights & Analytics, show families have completed just over half their shopping, the same results as last year.Read more
Mannequin legs line the walls of Susan Costa-Walston's Roland Park dining room, sheathed in knee-high socks in blue, gray and polka-dot patterns.
Compression socks, once used only for medical purposes like preventing blood clots, have been gaining popularity in recent years among runners, nurses, travelers and those who spend a lot of time on their feet.Read more
Baltimore-based Smyth Jewelers is playing up its marketing partnership with the Baltimore Ravens with the launch of two new TV commercials this week.Read more