| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:00 AM
From The Aegis dated Aug. 16, 1989:
Two women were strangled to death, stuffed in garbage cans and discarded in the trash of a Joppatowne grocery store 25 years ago this week.
Police were trying to determine who the two women were, though they were...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:21 PM
While some parts of western Anne Arundel County, including Hanover and Crofton, have boomed with retail development, Odenton has largely been passed by.
But a new report commissioned by county economic development officials suggests Odenton has desirable...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Downtown Baltimore will lose one of its few grocery stores when six Fresh & Green's markets in Maryland and Washington close by the end of the month
Natural Markets Food Group announced the closings Monday. The stores, former Superfresh markets, opened...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Marie F. Schramm, a homemaker and retired grocery store cashier who was also an accomplished cook, died Sept. 22 of a heart attack in Whitesville, N.C. The former Highlandtown resident was 76.
Marie Frances Pistorio, the daughter of a tailor and a...
| 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...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 5:52 AM
A crowd including Immaculate Heart of Mary cheerleaders, employees, managers and local dignitaries gathered for the grand opening of Weis Markets at Towson Place on Sunday, March 3.
The store, located at the former site of a Super Fresh market, opened...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 5:59 AM
When Weis Markets signed on as a tenant for the former Super Fresh location in Towson Place in June, Director of Public Relations Dennis Curtin said the company took over a building "with a roof, four walls, and a floor."
After nine months of...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Baltimore County will be getting two new Weis Markets soon -- a supermarket in Towson Place in Towson and one on Security Boulevard in Woodlawn.
Both stores will open Sunday, March 3.
Weis said it invested $14 million in the more than 55,000-square...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:15 PM
A bankruptcy court approved the sale of two Superfresh stores in the Baltimore area but delayed a decision on the fate of several others.
The owner of the Superfresh grocery chain, which is selling the stores to raise money to pay off debt, said...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:09 AM
Shoppers Food and Pharmacy has announced that it will open its new Ellicott City store by July 17, 11 days after the Superfresh on Route 40 closes its doors.
A bid on the Ellicott City store by Supervalu Inc., which owns Shoppers, was accepted by the...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 5:20 AM
In the Baltimore area, some Superfresh stores have already been sold and some await their fate, as Andrea Walker told us earlier this week. In some parts of the country other shops owned by The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. are also being closed, which...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 10:21 AM
Shoppers Food & Pharmacy is moving ahead with plans to open a new store in Ellicott City next month now that a bankruptcy judge has approved its plans to take over the location now owned by Superfresh.
Shoppers expects to take over the store on North...