| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:51 PM
F.N.B. Corp. announced Friday it plans to acquire BCSB Bancorp, the parent of Baltimore County Savings Bank, in a stock swap valued at about $79 million.
BCSB's share price jumped $4.82 after the announcement on Friday to close at $21.79. F.N.B.'s...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Pennsylvania-based F.N.B. Corp. announced Tuesday that it plans to open a regional headquarters in downtown Baltimore as it expands in Maryland.
First National Bank, F.N.B.'s largest subsidiary, plans to open the headquarters and a branch at 300 E....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Harry L.W. "Tombstone" Hopkins, who was an insurance salesman, banker, rural mail carrier, orphans' court judge, registrar of wills, funeral home attendant and tombstone salesman, and finally a Harford County Living Treasure, died Sunday of septic shock...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:38 PM
State Sen. Jim Brochin of Towson this week joined a chorus of high-ranking officials who oppose a proposed state loan to help fund renovations to the Greene Turtle in Towson.
Brochin, whose District 42 includes the Towson area, wrote a letter on...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:01 PM
The huge warehouse planned for Southeast Baltimore fits the profile of online retailer Amazon's rapidly expanding distribution network, according to shipping industry analysts.
The 1 million-square-foot facility is so big it only makes sense for a...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The talk about city projects always goes round and round. The mayor's glowing study for the magic kingdom of Harbor Point shows that there will be 9,200 permanent jobs and 7,200 construction jobs ("Mayor, builder push for Harbor Point tax deal," June 7)....
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Marianne Ferguson, branch vice president with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Harford County, was recently named as the 2013 Realtor of the Year, announced by Simon Nwaigwe, president of the Harford County Association of Realtors.
The Realtor of...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Hundreds of kids of all ages turned out in April to take advantage of Freedom Federal Credit Union's Youth Month celebration. Every April marks Youth Month at Freedom, where financial management and education are highlighted to children and young adults...
| Jul 3, 2013
Two student cadets of the Maryland Freestate ChalleNGe Academy took part in a multi-day job shadowing program with Freedom Federal Credit Union last month. Cadets Rachelle Munson and Alyssa Kendle were selected to take part in the four-day job shadowing...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 3:00 AM
When criminal prosecutors at the U.S. Department of Justice found that giant bank HSBC — whose American operation is chartered in Maryland — had violated money-laundering laws covering $200 trillion in transactions, and with customers...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 5:12 PM
When a warrant for his arrest arrived at his mother's house, Bryan Bookman went to the district court in Essex to clear up the matter.
"That's when I was handcuffed and shackled, right on the spot, like I was a common criminal," said Bookman, who didn't...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The move to Mews at Mellor isn't the only new aspect to the Frederick Road Fridays concert series this summer.
For the first time, 25 custom-painted Adirondack chairs, all hand-painted by Catonsville artists, will be on display and up for auction to...