| Nov 14, 2012
| 2:53 PM
After battling stomach problems for years, Sarah Croessmann took action. On the advice of her doctor, she tried eating fewer fats, then removing dairy. Four years ago, she hit on a winner: She cut gluten from her diet.
Croessmann, a 25-year-old Baltimore...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:38 AM
Hurricane Sandy forced many area retailers to close Monday.
Mall owner General Growth Properties shut down its Baltimore-area malls including Harborplace & The Gallery in Baltimore's Inner Harbor, Towson Town Center in Towson, White Marsh Mall in White...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The on-again, off-again prospect of a Whole Foods Market opening in the Howard Hughes Corp. building in downtown Columbia is on again, Howard Hughes senior vice president John DeWolf said last week.
In an update on downtown development delivered to the...
| May 5, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Unlike most other states, Maryland shoppers have to make one extra stop for a cabernet to go with that steak they bought on sale at the supermarket —grocery stores in the state generally are banned from selling alcohol.
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Something really wonderful is coming to Owings Mills. The Solo Cup factory (which used to be Sweetheart Cup, which used to be Maryland Cup Corp.) was sold in 2011. Less than a year later, a shovel-ready proposal awaits zoning approval by the Baltimore...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:07 AM
More than 50 restaurants have signed onto the Maryland's 'True Blue' certification program and marketing campaign. Launched this spring by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, the 'True Blue' certification program allows restaurants serving DNR-...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:46 AM
"I think it's awful," declared retired Baltimore Sun reporter Eric Siegel, 62, coming out of the soon-to-close Giant Food store in Hampden's Rotunda mall, a half-block from his house. "I think it's going to be really hard for the neighborhood."
| Feb 8, 2012
| 7:49 AM
News that the Giant at the Rotunda is moving west to the old Superfresh store is good news. It will be great to have a Giant that’s larger and comparable to the one on York Road north of Gittings Avenue.
The bad news is that the supermarket site at...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 9:13 AM
For one day, at least, there was the slightest of teases of what a grocery store might look like in downtown Columbia.
It wasn't much. On Thursday, Feb.. 9, there were two white flags with slogans waving in front of the Howard Hughes Corp. building,...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The nation's food stamp program is an essential part of the American safety net. Why? Because people can't be productive — in school, at work or looking for work — if they are hungry and fearful about not having enough food to feed their...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:54 PM
The Howard Hughes Corp. announced Wednesday that Whole Foods Market has signed a lease to open a store inside the former Rouse Company Building in downtown Columbia. The store is scheduled to open in late summer or early fall of 2014.
"We are proud to...
| 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...