| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:32 AM
The long-anticipated Carroll County Fiber Network is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, and the county could see new businesses forming or relocating to the county because of the network as soon as six months after that date.
The pace of new...
| Aug 3, 2013
Annapolis is a conservative dining town, which can be frustrating, not only for enterprising restaurateurs and chefs, but for diners looking for something more interesting than broiled salmon and a New York strip.
But there are pockets of invention in...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Rockwell Collins' $1.39 billion acquisition of Arinc likely will have some impact on the aerospace technology firm's 900 Anne Arundel County employees, but what that might be remained unclear Monday.
Rockwell Collins Inc. announced Sunday that it would...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Baltimore-area home prices rose in July to their highest level in five years as buyers competed for a limited supply of homes on the market, the region's multiple listing service said Monday.
The median sales price grew 5.6 percent to $264,062 last...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Shares of Millennial Media fell nearly 20 percent in early trading Wednesday on news that the Canton mobile advertising company would buy a competitor at a bargain price and that its second-quarter losses widened.
Millennial announced Tuesday it struck a...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:39 AM
Members of Harford Community College's Board of Trustees Tuesday approved a $103,342 contract with Frederick Ward Associates of Bel Air to design a new building on campus.
The facility will be called the Hickory Center and will cost $2.8 million overall,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. expects profits to drop in the second quarter, the Hampstead-based retailer announced Thursday.
Earnings are expected to decline to about 49 cents to 53 cents per share, compared with 83 cents per share in the second...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Bob Thomas, director of public information and community outreach for the Harford County Department of Emergency Services, is attending the annual training conference of the National Information Officers Association in Clearwater, Fla., this week....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Employers in Maryland cut 9,200 jobs in July, pushing the state's unemployment rate up to 7.1 percent, the U.S. Department of Labor said Monday.
Maryland, whose jobless rate was 7 percent in June, is among 28 states and the District of Columbia in...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:45 AM
If singing the works of Bach, Mozart, Verdi, Strauss, Brahms, Handel's "Messiah," Rutter's "Requiem" and music from the British Isles sounds good to you, auditioning for the 37th season of Columbia Pro Cantare might be just the ticket for you. Auditions...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:59 AM
If you are seeking out locally grown, fresh fruit and vegetables, journey no further than the Laurel Board of Trade's Frank and Gail's Farmers Market, which operates each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., on the vacant lot in the 300 block of Main...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:25 PM
John H. "Jack" Laporte Jr., a highly regarded T. Rowe Price portfolio manager who was also a philanthropist and one of the minority owners of the Orioles, died Aug. 12 of complications from lymphoma at his Ruxton home. He was 68.
"Jack was one of the...