| May 18, 2012
| 5:30 PM
T. Rowe Price Group's stake in Facebook Inc. more than tripled in value as the social networking giant went public Friday.
At the close of the market Friday, T. Rowe's investment in Facebook was valued at $695.8 million. The Baltimore-based mutual fund...
| Dec 14, 2011
Abby Ferretti, 28, is a hands-on philanthropist.
Four times a week, she volunteers with an organization called Back on My Feet, where she goes on 5:30 a.m. runs with residents of local homeless shelters. She's not the type to just write a check and...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 8:38 AM
The sewing lounge Sassy SEWer in Parkville has eight sewing machines for customers, but when Tamara Woods goes, she takes her own.
It's not just about the machines, she said.
"It's about the dedicated time with other sewers. We all like to do this. We...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Free legal advice is being offered to low-income residents in Maryland through a partnership between the JustAdvice Initiative and Groupon Grassroots, the philanthropic arm of Groupon.
Low income residents who attend JustAdvice sessions in Lexington...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 7:45 PM
Didn't get the Shake Weight you asked for this holiday season? †No worries, Groupon Goods offers the piston-firing tricep sculpter at a 40% discount. †$12 for women's and $17 for men's - workout DVD's included (hilarious demonstrations seen provide ab...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Facebook filed paperwork Wednesday to allow it to go public this spring, a deal being closely watched internationally — and especially at Baltimore's T. Rowe Price Group, which holds a stake of about $400 million in the social-networking behemoth...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:49 PM
New Year's resolutions are the kiss of death. We all know this.
So instead of drafting some sweeping resolution we know darn well we'll never keep, how about thinking small for 2012. How about trying one thing — maybe two — that just might...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Baltimore's Millennial Media Inc., one of the dominant companies in the rapidly growing field of mobile advertising, plans to raise $75 million in a public stock offering — money it will use to expand its operations overseas and go head-to-head...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:05 AM
A scout reports that the restaurant was seen being cleaned out, and the published phone number rings and rings and rings. Has anyone with a Sabor Groupon (due to expire Aug. 11) heard anything?
Be sad if it were true. Roddy Domacassť's restaurant was...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 11:29 AM
Travelzoo, the website that specializes in vacation deals, recently expanded its reach, broadening its offerings for local deals from restaurants to include hotels, cruises and other packages. Travelzoo Local Deals is a subsidiary operating in nearly...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:35 AM
It was 11 p.m. on a muggy May night in Savannah when we came to an eerie, three-story mansion on a quiet square with moss-covered trees -- the last stop on our ghost tour.
The home on Abercorn Street, a dilapidated Greek-revival structure, is owned by...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Some of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s biggest campaign donors dropped $950,000 in one day into a new super political action committee created to help back his run for re-election in 2015.
Illinois election law caps the amount individuals can contribute to...