| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:21 PM
While some parts of western Anne Arundel County, including Hanover and Crofton, have boomed with retail development, Odenton has largely been passed by.
But a new report commissioned by county economic development officials suggests Odenton has desirable...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Marie F. Schramm, a homemaker and retired grocery store cashier who was also an accomplished cook, died Sept. 22 of a heart attack in Whitesville, N.C. The former Highlandtown resident was 76.
Marie Frances Pistorio, the daughter of a tailor and a...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Downtown Baltimore will lose one of its few grocery stores when six Fresh & Green's markets in Maryland and Washington close by the end of the month
Natural Markets Food Group announced the closings Monday. The stores, former Superfresh markets, opened...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Kurt Schertle paid his tuition at Towson University by working full-time at the Shoppers grocery store on Goucher Boulevard.
The job launched a career and last week Schertle returned as executive vice president of sales and marketing at Weis Markets...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Maryland-based Giant Food says it will be moving into a Perry Hall shopping center at Belair Road and Hannon Court. Construction workers are now turning a 57,000-square-foot retail site, formerly occupied by Super Fresh, into a Giant Food store. The new...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A local grocery chain and a Philadelphia-based nonprofit have opened a ShopRite in Parkville and are employing hundreds of local residents who had been jobless, the grocery store's owner said.
"The community has been very positive about the store and...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 6:15 AM
A spokesman for Weis Markets said Thursday that the company plans to invest "several million dollars" — and employ as many as 150 people — as it refurbishes and moves into the former Superfresh space at Towson Place shopping center.
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Giant Food's newest Baltimore-area store offers a glimpse of the future for the region's dominant grocer, when shoppers increasingly rely on technology, demand more organic foods and expect a wide selection of prepared meals.
Giant, which has been...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 5:52 AM
A crowd including Immaculate Heart of Mary cheerleaders, employees, managers and local dignitaries gathered for the grand opening of Weis Markets at Towson Place on Sunday, March 3.
The store, located at the former site of a Super Fresh market, opened...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 5:59 AM
When Weis Markets signed on as a tenant for the former Super Fresh location in Towson Place in June, Director of Public Relations Dennis Curtin said the company took over a building "with a roof, four walls, and a floor."
After nine months of...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Baltimore County will be getting two new Weis Markets soon -- a supermarket in Towson Place in Towson and one on Security Boulevard in Woodlawn.
Both stores will open Sunday, March 3.
Weis said it invested $14 million in the more than 55,000-square...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 10:21 AM
Shoppers Food & Pharmacy is moving ahead with plans to open a new store in Ellicott City next month now that a bankruptcy judge has approved its plans to take over the location now owned by Superfresh.
Shoppers expects to take over the store on North...