| Jun 21, 2011
| 3:05 AM
Prince Edward -- 7th in line to the British throne, youngest child of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, 48-year-old kid brother to Prince Charles, Prince Andrew and Princess Anne -- comes to Baltimore Tuesday NOT to discuss his biggest claim to fame,...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 6:41 PM
Arriving in Baltimore for college in 2004 from her native New York City, Vienna DeGiacomo assumed she would quickly head back north after graduating from Goucher College.
But nearly three years after receiving her English degree, DeGiacomo, 24, is...
| May 1, 2011
Walk the streets of downtown Baltimore, and you might feel the presence of its corporate ghosts. On Gay Street, perhaps you'll meet Alexander Brown, the Irish immigrant who started the nation's first investment firm here more than 200 years ago.
| Mar 4, 2011
| 3:43 PM
Baltimore-based T. Rowe Price Group raised Chief Executive Officer James A.C. Kennedy's total compensation by nearly 51 percent to $7.1 million last year when the company posted record assets under management, net revenue and profit.
| Jul 8, 2011
| 9:07 AM
For a little over a century, starting with the end of the Revolutionary War, Maryland craftsmen were producing some of the finest home furnishings anywhere. Inlaid bellflower furniture, painted furniture, repousse silver, case clocks and other goods...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 3:56 PM
While the media circus that was the Miami Heat played out 1,000 miles away, Loyola guard Dylon Cormier was orchestrating his own version of the Big Three, Baltimore style.
First Cormier helped persuade R.J. Williams, a speedy 5-foot-8 St. Frances guard,...
| Jul 31, 2011
Walid Hajj is happy he followed his instincts and bought an incomplete condo redevelopment in Baltimore's Mount Vernon neighborhood last fall.
Within three days of advertising the building's 13 newly redeveloped apartments this month, Hajj had rented all...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 3:27 PM
An influential shareholder guidance group is advising Legg Mason investors to vote against the Baltimore company's $5.9 million compensation package for Chairman and CEO Mark R. Fetting.
Glass, Lewis & Co., which provides guidance on proxy proposals,...
| Jun 26, 2011
Investment guru Peter Lynch once advised ordinary folks to "invest in what you know."
For many small investors, some of the companies they are most familiar with are the e-commerce and social media sites they use every day.
Now some of these private...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Most retailers struggled through the recession. Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. thrived.
While other men's clothing chains were shutting stores and cutting costs in the face of shrinking profits, the Hampstead-based retailer was expanding and investing....
| Jun 19, 2011
Ever so slowly, the unemployed are getting hired. And if you're one of them, the next task will be to get your finances back on track.
The latest government figures show that the median length of unemployment is 51/2 months — enough time without...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:46 PM
Shannon Cunnane, daughter of Joseph Cunnane, of Gainesville, Fla., and Kenneth and Kathleen Dodge, of Crofton, will wed Andrew McSkimming, son of Joan and Marcy McSkimming, of Ellicott City, in September.
The bride-to-be earned a Bachelor of Science in...