| Jan 21, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Uncertainty over the economy contributed to a nearly 27 percent drop last year in venture capital funding for young companies in Maryland, Washington and Northern Virginia, the first decrease since 2009, according to a new report from...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:41 AM
No doubt you’ve heard of food trucks, but Casey Dyson is taking the traveling food trend to another level with CookieRide -- a self-described “mobile cookie jar.”
“I knew I wanted to do something with food,” she says....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Is your home ready for its close-up?
You've cleared away the clutter, shampooed the carpets and repainted the walls. But selling a home in today's market may require a bit more imagination.
Home stagers, who specialize in readying a home for the market,...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Whenever you drink a National Premium or Natty Boh, think of Jerome "Jerry" DiPaolo, the colorful National Brewing Co. salesman and executive who helped make it one of the most recognizable and respected beers for more than 40 years in Baltimore and...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Lyndsey Darling and Erin Stump huddled on the beach Friday at Sandy Point State Park, sipping cups of hot chocolate and looking skeptical.
Both wore sweatshirts and boots, but within an hour they planned to swap their heavy layers for bathing suits...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Anita R. Sody, former corporate secretary and treasurer of a Baltimore meatpacking business, died Jan. 21 of pneumonia at Season's Hospice at Good Samaritan Hospital. She was 88.
Anita Ramming was born in Baltimore and raised on Harford Road in Northeast...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Michael Andretti, wearing his promoter's hat, stopped for a chat in the Baltimore Convention Center on Thursday afternoon. The IndyCar owner, who has taken on the job of organizing the Grand Prix of Baltimore this weekend through his company Andretti...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Eat Maryland crab meat and win a prize.
Throughout September, diners who eat at restaurants participating in Maryland's True Blue program can win a pair of tickets to the Mermaid's Kiss Oyster Fest, an after-hours celebration of Maryland seafood on Oct....
| Jan 8, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Not everyone can be like Westminster Mayor Kevin Utz, who can satisfy his craving for Ravens purple with a visit to the "Ravens Room" in his married daughter's home on William Avenue.
Those who may not need a room featuring Ravens photos on the walls,...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:44 AM
December was another positive month for home sales in metro Baltimore, though the market supply of homes continued to dwindle, dropping below 10,000 for the first time since February 2006.
Last month, 1,945 home sales closed in Baltimore and its five...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Aside from the business suit he was wearing, which he joked was rented for the occasion, Sam Zell was never more himself than when he appeared at a New York lender conference in April 2007 to hawk his $8.2 billion buyout of Tribune Co.
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The fact that the Baltimore Grand Prix happened at all — much less that it went smoothly — is remarkable and a testament to the professional management its new organizers brought to the event. Race On LLC and Andretti Sports Marketing took...