| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake appointed two-term City Councilman William H. Cole IV on Thursday to lead the Baltimore Development Corp., the quasi-public agency charged with revitalizing the city.
The appointment came as BDC President Brenda McKenzie...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Here's what bothers me about the Ray Rice punishment: Don't we already have a criminal-justice system?
I agree entirely with Mike Preston ("NFL misses its chance to send a message, July 25) that "Men shouldn't be allowed to physically abuse women and...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:21 AM
The Rodgers Forge Garden Club, hosted by Elaine Pollack, had a record breaking number of visitors to its first veggie swap/farmers market in early July.
Say you have too many peaches in your recent share from the Community Supported Agriculture you...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:49 PM
It's a small property tied to the fate of a much bigger one.
The Inner Harbor merry-go-round, which has struggled for years, sits next to Rash Field, a roughly 7-acre expanse of volleyball pits and muddy field ringed by gray concrete, that city and...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Micros Systems Inc. plans to close on a $59.5 million purchase of its Columbia headquarters next month, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The company, which supplies point-of-sale technology to the hospitality and...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Joshua Cain felt miserable as his Engine 58 crew gathered in the kitchen of their Annapolis Road firehouse after a brutal blaze that ripped through several rowhouses and took hours to control.
Only two months into the job as a Baltimore firefighter, he...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:20 AM
Whenever Baltimore-area companies sell themselves to out-of-state firms, economists and local leaders alike bemoan the loss. Another headquarters gone. Fewer corporate decision-makers here. Possible job cuts.
But Silicon Valley's deals for two...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Dozens of low-income middle schoolers at Baltimore's St. Ignatius Loyola Academy are getting a head start on money management, thanks to Legg Mason employees.
Volunteers from the Baltimore-based money management firm regularly visit the Jesuit boys'...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Baltimore-based investment firm T. Rowe Price closed one of its biggest mutual funds to new investors Monday, saying it is concerned about keeping pace with its rapid rate of growth.
The Capital Appreciation Fund, which invests about 60 percent in...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Legg Mason plans to close a deal this month to restructure $650 million in debt, a move designed to lock in favorable interest rates for the long term while taking advantage of the market's sustained appetite for corporate bonds.
The money raised from...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Baltimore money manager T. Rowe Price announced Wednesday it has started a new fund focused on companies located in Asia to match investor interest in the increasingly important economic region.
The new Asia Opportunities Fund will pick companies...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:03 AM
The chief investment officer and chairman of T. Rowe Price will step down next year as portfolio manager of one of the company’s biggest investment funds.
Brian C. Rogers, who has managed the Equity Income Fund since its start in 1985, will remain...