| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:54 AM
After 40 years, Tomlinson Craft Collection is slipping into Baltimore's retail history.
Located in Hunt Valley Town Centre, the last of the Tomlinson "galleries" is slated to close this summer, felled by "Internet sales and the economy," according to...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:16 AM
For those of us in Maryland who have suffered from unacceptable electric utility service — and that is most of us — there is light at the end of the tunnel. Utility executives, think tanks and energy experts all agree: There is a utility...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The River Hill Garden Center on Route 108 in Clarksville has been selling trees, shrubs, ornaments and more for more than 20 years, helping the county's gardeners beautify their lawns. But in the center's own backyard, it's getting a little thorny.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Residents of the Catonsville community of Paradise have started a movement to help the community live up to its inviting name.
That effort received a boost on July 24 during a sidewalk auction on the south side of Frederick Road.
On that Wednesday,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Arbutus residents looking to beat the summer's heat and humidity could be in for a treat after Hiral Patel decided to switch from sandwiches to sweets.
Patel, owner of the Subway at 1407 Sulphur Spring Road, also owns Cravingz frozen yogurt, which...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Organizers of Maryland's tax-free shopping week are aiming to give back-to-school buying in August the kind of boost that Black Friday gives to holiday spending each fall.
Now in its fourth year, the annual tax holiday gives consumers a break on the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Fresh from unveiling the new Hobo International accessories truck, Koren Ray is ready to take her fashion show on the road.
In a couple of weeks, the owner of the Annapolis-based firm plans to cruise through the Mid-Atlantic to her most loyal retailers,...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The owner of the former General Motors factory site in Southeast Baltimore has applied for a city permit to build a huge warehouse that would employ up to 2,600 people, according to documents filed with the city planning department.
The 2.8 million-...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The Hollywood Diner has had a turbulent history in Baltimore.
Here's a look back.
1981 — Location scouting begins for the MGM production “Diner,” which is to be filmed in and around Baltimore. The Hilltop Diner, the northwest...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Lois Trout was just looking to pay her bills when she offered to sell homemade peanut butter eggs at the Carroll County Agriculture Center's Easter show in 2009.
She had recently lost her job and her husband was injured at work.
Four years later,...
| Mar 29, 2013
The Columbia Baptist Fellowship celebrates its 40th anniversary Saturday-Sunday, April 6-7, at Oakland Mills Interfaith Center, 5885 Robert Oliver Place in Columbia. A reception with hors d'oeuvres and displays begins at 5:30 p.m....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Cha-ching. Ah, the sweet sound of cash registers opening and closing. That sound will be heard throughout Ocean City this weekend as thousands of people file into the resort for the third annual Dew Tour.
The extreme sports event spans four days and...