| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Kurt Schertle paid his tuition at Towson University by working full-time at the Shoppers grocery store on Goucher Boulevard.
The job launched a career and last week Schertle returned as executive vice president of sales and marketing at Weis Markets...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Q: I’ve heard a lot about raw dog food, but it seems pricey. Is it safe? Are the health benefits substantial?
A: Raw diets for dogs (including raw meat) have become increasingly popular. Some pet owners -- even some veterinarians -- swear by them,...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The beverage industry is claiming victory after a New York City judge on Monday overturned a ban on super-size sodas and sugary drinks Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg had championed as a way to combat obesity among residents. But the battle is hardly over. Mr....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Purple fever has been sweeping into every corner of Harford County, and schools around the area have proved no exception.
The John Carroll School, for one, is closed Monday, so any Ravens fans there have an even bigger reason to celebrate....
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The art of cooking is about the journey and the destination, to tweak a famous quote about life that downplays the latter. And it’s also about who’s guiding you along the way.
So when David and Michelle Byrnes discovered one of their...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Local Ravens fans are not the only ones in Howard County celebrating the team's victory over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII.
According to Laura Neuman, chief executive officer of Howard County's Economic Development Authority, when the...
| Feb 6, 2013
Up and down temperatures, wind and power outages greet us at the beginning of our second month of 2013. Snows come and go.
So, what's been going on? The Aberdeen Senior Center remains a busy meeting place for many of our seniors.
The month started off...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 12:08 PM
As State Executive Director for the Maryland Farm Service Agency, I regularly meet small and beginning farmers and ranchers, military veterans and disadvantaged producers interested in making a living in production agriculture. For many, the...
| Jan 27, 2013
You know the beverage industry is running scared when it feels driven to mount an all-out campaign against a New York City law passed last year banning the sale of super-size sodas and sugary drinks. But it's beyond shameless when that effort includes...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 7:58 AM
The Bel Air Board of Town Commissioners unanimously passed an ordinance Monday that allows food trucks and other mobile vendors to operate within the town limits for the first time.
The unanimous vote by the five commissioners at a regular town meeting...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Did you ever think about the complex economic and financial structures lying behind your restaurant meal?
Me neither. But that's no reason not to start thinking about them. Two authors are stopping in Baltimore this week to shed some light on the...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 4:07 PM
If you were choosing an official Maryland sandwich based on popularity, there'd be no contest. The crab cake would beat the soft-shell crab sandwich every time.
So, if the General Assembly enacts a bill this session that makes the soft-shell crab...