| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
The city's design panel gave a qualified go-ahead to a new $80 million mixed use project in Locust Point Thursday, marking another step in the evolution of the once dominantly industrial neighborhood.
The roughly 10-story 900 E. Fort Avenue...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Residents of the Savage community pitched a possible creative solution to concerns that a new development next to the Savage Mill would disrupt the area's forested calm at a presubmission community meeting Tuesday night.
They suggested that developer...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:27 PM
State officials agreed Wednesday to spend $4.8 million to complete design plans for a major renovation of the central Enoch Pratt Free Library.
The move indicates the state will approve additional funding for a $99 million renovation of the 1930s-era,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:40 AM
Five commercial properties are up for sale near the main street of Arbutus, including longtime businesses Leon's Triple L Restaurant and Lounge, and Center Court Tavern, presenting an opportunity for those looking to start a business in the area.
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:53 AM
A proposed large paved bus lot and additional parking behind Dumbarton Middle School as part of its $27.5-million renovation and addition project has come under scrutiny from architects and planners in the community. They say they aren't necessary for the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:15 AM
The Inner Arbor Trust's presentation for an arts park in Symphony Woods was given a stamp of approval by Howard County's Design Advisory Panel Wednesday, signaling a milestone for development plans that would bring a series of attractions to 16.5 acres in...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:34 AM
A family playscape and an audio way-finding device, dubbed the Merriground and Merriweather Horns, are the latest additions to the Inner Arbor Trust's design for an arts park in Columbia's northern Symphony Woods.
Both additions to the 16.5-acre park...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:47 AM
At Tom and Marcia Lewis' house in Annapolis, the future meets the past.
Last year the couple installed solar panels on the roof of their 110-year-old frame house in the city's Historic District.
"We're very much in favor of alternative energy sources,...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 9:03 AM
Since Patuxent Valley Middle School opened its doors in 1989, the building has undergone no major renovations. That's about to change.
The Howard County Board of Education approved a schematic design report last month for a significant renovation to the...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Who exactly J.W. Hogg was to Baltimore's Washington Monument may be a question left for the ages. Master craftsman who helped build it? Or vandal who defaced it?
Hogg's name, written in block letters with a pencil next to the date 1829, was among dozens...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Landex Cos. presented preliminary plans to Baltimore City's Urban Design and Architectural Review Panel on Thursday for a $50 million, mixed-use development.
The plans call for about 400 market-rate apartments, 500 to 600 parking spaces and an...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:29 PM
For openers, a hurricane will likely be unleashed on one neighborhood in Anne Arundel County, and then the disasters will spread from there.
The storm will lash the area with heavy rain, whipping wind, floodwater and power outages, causing road closings...