| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Behind brown paper covering the windows and a uniformed guard at the front entrance, a new Giant supermarket in the Hampden area is taking shape, days before its scheduled opening March 29.
"We will be ready," said Jamie Miller, a spokesman for Landover-...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Contract negotiations between management and the union representing workers at Giant Food and Safeway are expected to continue Tuesday, said a union spokeswoman, who added that no progress had been reported so far.
The contract between the grocery chains...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:24 AM
The long-awaited reinvigoration of the Wilde Lake Village Center continues to inch nearer.
Kimco Realty Corp., which owns the village center, on Monday presented its latest plans, detailed designs for a pair of five-story residential buildings that would...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Giant Food, the region's largest grocery chain, became the latest area supermarket Thursday to declare it would stop selling meat with the additive known as pink slime.
The Landover-based company is among a growing number of supermarkets pulling the...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Edith Bershadsky, of Tuscany-Canterbury, came to the Rotunda Giant shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday to buy a ticket for the record-breaking, $540 million Mega-Millions jackpot.
But by the time she got there, Giant Food officials had already removed the...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Here’s a round-up of some retail events:
Giant Food is opening a 48,500 square foot store at 1010 W. 41st Street in Baltimore on Friday, March 30th. The Green Spring Tower Square Giant is holding a ribbon cutting the night before at 6 p.m.
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:37 AM
The union that represents 23,000 Giant Food and Safeway workers reached a tentative contract agreement with management late Wednesday, just days shy of Friday's deadline.
The details of the new contract were not released Thursday. The United Food and...
| Apr 2, 2012
It's been a hectic few weeks for Nick Hyson, but he's managing. Hyson is manager of the new Giant supermarket that held its grand opening in Hampden on March 29, and former manager of the Rotunda mall Giant that closed the same day.
He's been the man...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 2:11 PM
Baltimore County police have asked for the public's help in identifying the man responsible for robbing the SunTrust Bank's branch inside the Safeway grocery store at 5660 Baltimore National Pike at 2:12 p.m. June 29.
According to a release from the...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Martin Antione Fisher, 21, of the 400 block of Elmhurst Street, was charged Monday with possession of marijuana.
David R. Mullins, or David R. Mullins Jr., 30, of the 800...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 6:29 PM
John Minutella rushed through the doors of Ace Hardware in Waverly on Friday evening, his shirt dampened with sweat and face flushed red.
"Please tell me you have batteries and flashlights," he pleaded to anyone who would listen. "Please tell me yes."...
| Sep 2, 2011
The Misako Ballet Company will hold a free dance concert from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at 5485 Harper's Farm Road, Suite 203 in the Harper's Choice Village Center. This concert, tailored to the young audience, will feature ballet with...