| Jul 7, 2011
| 6:10 AM
Gas prices are definitely lower but not as low as they were last summer, which is why some retailers --- even Walmart --- have started offering gas discounts to their customers.
Now, most Consuming Interests readers are probably not taking advantage of...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 6:33 AM
2700 block at 4:09 p.m. July 14. Man in fair condition at Johns Hopkins University Hospital after being shot in lower back.
100 block, between 9:10 a.m. and 2:05 p.m. July 15. Taurus 38-caliber handgun, safe, cash,...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Arrests were made in connection with the bomb threats called into five different Harford County schools. Police arrested and charged two girls from Bel Air, a 14 and a 15-year-old and a 14-year-old Forest Hill girl with making the threats. All three girls...
| May 8, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Move over, Aqua Net and tiers of tulle. For today's female promgoers, it's thermal heat protective hair products, pop idol-inspired curls, swanky dresses and spray tans.
Before local hair salons see their fair share of June brides, there is that period...
| May 9, 2012
| 5:43 AM
Online shoppers prefer Walmart to Target.
That's one of the findings of an index released today that scores the top 100 online retailers on customer satisfaction.
ForeSee's Top 100 E-Retail Satisfaction Index based its analysis on nearly 21,000...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| Jan 4, 2012
| 7:42 AM
Annapolis police are investigating two recent incidents of indecent exposure at stores in the city. In both cases, the victims provided similar descriptions of the perpetrator, but, police said, they have not yet established a connection.
| Jan 12, 2012
| 9:11 AM
The Federal Trade Commission announced that CVS Caremark Corp. agreed to pay $5 million to settle a complaint that it misinformed seniors about the price of certain Medicare Part D prescription drugs sold through CVS and Walgreens pharmacies.
| Jul 27, 2011
| 5:45 AM
Pricing for prescription drugs definitely isn't transparent.
Pharmacies don't post lists of the costs for the medicines they dispense, and they can differ widely, so if it can pay to shop around.
This is important to consider whether or not you're using...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:21 PM
An elderly woman was taken to a local hospital Monday after being hit by a car at a busy intersection between Bel Air and Forest Hill.
The woman was crossing the street on Route 24 and Forest Valley Drive when she was hit by a car, also driven by an...
| Jul 31, 2011
As fair season approaches, a group of talented students from Glenelg High School are preparing for an annual tradition…running the fried dough stand!
Ever since I was a young kid, this stand has been one of my favorites at the Howard County Fair,...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 12:56 PM
I am writing in regards to the Feb. 9 article on zoning issues with The Inn at Peralynna ("Council to take up Inn at Peralynna dispute"). This article is incredibly one-sided. Sounds like neighbors are condemning the Lynns based on personal dislike,...