| Jun 6, 2014
Metro Meteor, whose abstract paintings rapidly are becoming an art world sensation, might be just a horse. And the 11-year-old bay, like all equines, has a hard time distinguishing reds from greens or browns.
Yet Metro's original watercolors have become...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Six vehicles set to be auctioned off at the Bel Air Auto Auction were damaged by fire early Wednesday morning, the Office of the State Fire Marshal said.
They were among eight vehicle fires in the Bel Air area in less than 24 hours Tuesday and Wednesday,...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:30 PM
The future of 1st Mariner, Baltimore's largest independent bank, could be decided this week.
A bankruptcy judge approved First Mariner Bancorp's request last month to sell its bank as part of the parent company's Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. Bids for...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 2:35 PM
A bankruptcy judge approved First Mariner Bancorp's request to auction off its Baltimore bank quickly, a process that drew heated objections from creditors and the U.S. trustee.
Judge David E. Rice set the deadline to bid on 1st Mariner Bank for April 7,...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:06 AM
First Mariner Bancorp's losses mounted last year before the parent of 1st Mariner Bank filed for bankruptcy protection in February.
The bank itself is not included in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and its Baltimore-based parent has stressed that bank...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:34 PM
1st Mariner Bank, Baltimore's largest independent bank, will go to auction Thursday morning with two bidders vying for the bank.
Parent company First Mariner Bancorp is selling the bank as part of the parent's Chapter 11 bankruptcy, filed Feb. 10. The...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:06 PM
A regional Pennsylvania bank submitted the highest bid at the auction for Baltimore's 1st Mariner Bank in a deal that must still be approved by a federal bankruptcy court judge and banking regulators.
National Penn Bank offered $19.1 million for 1st...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Hedwin Corp. will be auctioned off Friday as two bidders vie for the Baltimore maker of plastic containers.
The company — which sought Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last month — received a qualified bid from New Jersey-based Inteplast...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The first Saturday in May is traditionally one of the biggest days for events of the year, and Saturday, May 3 is no exception
First, it's Free Comic Book Day. That means comic shops all over the country have about 50 different free comics that they'...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:22 AM
A boarded-up former school building in downtown Bel Air, which also once served as county school headquarters, may finally be on the road to a new life after sitting idle for years.
Harford County officials hope to sell the East Gordon Street property...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:44 AM
"This started a year ago," Ann Giroux said, surrounded by gift bags and silent auction items in her Greenway mansion with its tulip-lined walkway overlooking Sherwood Gardens.
Giroux was referring to the planning for the Champagne and Tulips Gala on...
| May 9, 2014
| 5:43 PM
A Japanese firm that has a long history with Baltimore-based Hedwin Corp. was named the winning bidder for the manufacturer in a bankruptcy auction Friday, a development that Hedwin officials said would save the company's 300 jobs.
Fujimori Kogyo Co....