| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:38 AM
I am mystified by the Flier's pandering to a new mega-supermarket (Wegmans), which comes at the expense of established neighborhood stores that anchor neighborhoods.
Where are stories about stores within walking or biking distance of my home in Harper'...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Some Harford County officials may have been reluctant to talk about a Walmart coming to the Emmorton area south of Bel Air when the subject first came up more than a year ago, but the developer of the site off Route 924 and Plumtree Road is moving forward...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 2:50 PM
The Walmart store planned for Plumtree Road south of Bel Air could be 23,000 square feet larger than the Walmart that opened in Fallston last year, according to a plan submitted to Harford County this week.
It would also give Harford County three...
| Jul 8, 2012
In the tussle over mega-development projects in Owings Mills, it's about time we had an adult in the room.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, who is ordinarily loath to interfere with the County Council's prerogatives when it comes to land use...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 6:47 AM
With all the recent press over the proposed redevelopment of the Solo Cup site in Owings Mills, the casual reader would think this is an isolated issue that boils down to one community that will see new traffic patterns or new places to shop.
| Jul 6, 2012
| 12:47 PM
The recently opened Wegmans grocery store in Columbia was briefly evacuated on Friday morning after a small kitchen fire broke out in the store's market cafe section.
The Long Reach branch of the Howard County Fire Department responded with one unit at...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The longtime headquarters of the Rouse Co. will become home to the first Howard County branch of Whole Foods Market under a $20 million plan to renovate one of the community's most prominent landmarks and draw new residents downtown.
The Howard Hughes...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Wegmans promises to freeze the price on more than 60 products through the end of the year.
The grocery chain says it's doing so to help families who can't count on prices remaining the same, even though economists are predicting higher food costs because...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The new Wegmans in Columbia has joined forces with Saint Agnes Hospital to present a free monthly health-related speaker series in the Wegmans Market Cafe.
"Wellness at Wegmans," featuring physicians and other health care experts from the hospital,...
| Oct 4, 2012
Homeowner associations, run by volunteers, depend on dedicated residents looking out for the best interests of their community. Many associations have very active members, who plan events that bring neighbors from their homes to meet other neighbors and...
| May 2, 2012
| 6:50 AM
A suddenly controversial proposal to bring a large liquor store to the same building as the new Wegmans grocery store in Columbia will remain in limbo for at least another six weeks.
A May 1 hearing that could have ended with the tentatively named...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Construction of apartments, shops and offices at the Owings Mills Metro Centre remains on schedule, despite political wrangling over the project and other developments in the area.
Three new structures — two apartment buildings and an office...