| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:13 PM
City officials say the insurance program for broken water pipes they’ve been publicizing likely won’t be available for several months, and possibly not until autumn.
Baltimore first announced the insurance – which officials call a...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
In response to Baltimore County Councilman David Marks' recent letter about the proposed Nottingham Ridge Outlet Mall, I would again point out the project's appalling lack of community input ("Marks: Consider the alternative to the outlet mall plan," June...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Integrity. Honesty. Positivity. These are not words typically used to describe a politician. They are, however, how I characterize Jon Cardin. They are who he is as a person and how he conducts his campaign for attorney general of Maryland.
We live in...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Joshua Cain felt miserable as his Engine 58 crew gathered in the kitchen of their Annapolis Road firehouse after a brutal blaze that ripped through several rowhouses and took hours to control.
Only two months into the job as a Baltimore firefighter, he...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 8:50 AM
Plans for a new Enterprise Rent-A-Car shop on the site of a long-boarded-up burger restaurant in Towson will go before the Baltimore County Development Review Committee June 24, according to Ellen Kobler, a county spokeswoman.
| May 7, 2014
| 11:46 AM
A slightly divided Havre de Grace City Council approved the appointment Monday of a new economic development director.
Tom Lofland, 62, of Elkton, will start steering business development in the city starting May 19.
The retired senior vice...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:17 PM
City officials praised the role of a business incubator Wednesday in helping boost the city's economic growth, pointing to a study that attributes nearly $174 million in direct economic activity in the city to the incubator's current and recent tenants....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Baltimore's Latino Economic Development Center will open a satellite office along Eastern Avenue in Highlandtown, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Wednesday.
The office, to be located in space donated by the Southeast Community Development...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Tens of billions of dollars have been wagered in the state's casinos since the state legalized slot machines and table games — spinning off funds for schools, the horse racing industry and local programs that have financed everything from paving and...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:57 AM
For the first time in more than a decade, the sprawling House of Delegates district that extends from southwest Baltimore County through Howard County is in play.
With three long-serving incumbents retiring from District 12, a large field of competitors...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:15 PM
In their only scheduled debate on Baltimore television, the four Republican candidates for governor depicted Maryland as overtaxed and overspent under a Democratic administration, creating a climate in which businesses are fleeing to neighboring states....
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:10 AM
With its historic Main Street and sloping hills lined with mill houses, old Ellicott City is known for its quaint beauty, which attracts scores of tourists each year. But some businessowners want to make the historic area attractive to those who live...