| Oct 29, 2011
My pal Pat Hiban, of Clarksville, could easily double for the Energizer Bunny. The successful Realtor and his partner, West Friendship's Mike Sloan, leave no stone unturned in their dynamic and energetic approach to business.
Lately, the rest of the...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 5:41 AM
What better honor than to be voted the best of the best by your customers and colleagues?
In August, we asked Howard Magazine readers to tell us the most notable businesses, people and places from Marriottsville to Savage and from Elkridge to...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 3:33 PM
Mary Morton moved away from Baltimore earlier this year but returned on Sunday for the city's annual book festival.
Morton, who now lives in Hagerstown, has attended almost every Baltimore Book Festival since its inception in 1996. The festival has...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:23 AM
Officials across the nation are trumpeting a $69 million settlement in a nationwide price-fixing case against Hachette Book Group, HarperCollins and Simon & Schuster.
But don't go rushing out to put a downpayment on a beach house.
| Sep 10, 2012
| 5:48 PM
As a self-described hopeless romantic, it’s no surprise that Ellicott City resident Stephanie Verni recently published a love story.
Earlier this year, Verni, 47, added author to her already extensive résumé, which includes her current position...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:20 PM
U.S. counterterrorism efforts monitor and sort vast databases of information for clues on potential plots. Now a team of University of Maryland researchers have used data-mining techniques employed by online giants like Google and Amazon.com to aid in the...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Best Buy will close its Inner Harbor and Hunt Valley stores in May, part of a move to shutter 50 locations across the country.
Company officials said in a news release that the stores were temporarily closed to inform employees of the decision Saturday,...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Even if the rumors about the next-generation consoles not supporting used games are false, we appear to be entering a problematic stage in physical videogame media. The growing ease of digital distribution as well as mandatory online passes and DRM have...
| Jan 16, 2003
With the introduction of Safari at the Macworld San Francisco trade show last week, Apple Computer Inc. boldly entered "the browser wars."
Though currently a "beta," computer-speak for "unfinished test version," Safari is impressive software. Apple...
| Nov 25, 2002
The stock market is on a hot streak, and technology issues are leading the charge.
Of course, investors have heard that come-on before, and for the last 2 1/2 years it has been to their peril to believe that any rebound -- especially in tech -- would...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:20 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The number of LGBT characters in primetime series continues to grow, particularly on cable, according to GLAAD's latest survey of primetime programming.
GLAAD's annual report on the state of LGBT representation on the small...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:15 AM
NEW YORK — PepsiCo for the first time is introducing a product exclusively through Amazon.com as the maker of snacks and soft drinks aims to expand its footprint in e-commerce.
The product, a naturally sweetened soda called Pepsi True, will be...