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  • Lowe's drops plans to build store in Remington

    Lowe's, the national home improvement chain, has pulled out as an anchor of the proposed 25th Street Station, a retail and housing development in Remington that won Baltimore City approval nearly a year ago but has been stalled by court challenges. "This...
  • PepsiCo to pay for employee surgeries at Hopkins

    PepsiCo to pay for employee surgeries at Hopkins
    PepsiCo has signed a deal that allows employees and dependents across the nation to get certain surgeries at Johns Hopkins Hospital — a cutting-edge arrangement that could grow in popularity as companies look to provide better health care and...
  • Lowe's settles EPA allegations on lead paint

    Lowe's settles EPA allegations on lead paint
    WASHINGTON — Lowe's Cos., the home-improvement retail giant, has agreed to pay a $500,000 civil penalty and roll out a new record-keeping policy for contractors that could encounter lead paint. The settlement, announced Thursday, ended a federal...
  • Hobby Lobby to move in to former OSH building

    Hobby Lobby to move in to former OSH building
    Hobby Lobby, a retail chain that sells crafts and home d├ęcor, is slated to open in Burbank this summer in the former Orchard Supply Hardware building. The Oklahoma City-based company, which currently has 20 stores in California, will open in the 72,000-...
  • Firms investing to fuel demand for natural gas vehicles

    Firms investing to fuel demand for natural gas vehicles
    Texas billionaire T. Boone Pickens thinks his long bet on natural gas is finally paying off. The legendary oilman has long declared it his mission to wean America off its addiction to foreign oil. He co-founded an Orange County company that builds...
  • OSHA Proposes $96,000 in Fines for Workplace Safety and Health Violations at 3 area Lowe's stores.

    OSHA Proposes $96,000 in Fines for Workplace Safety and Health Violations at 3 area Lowe's stores.
    The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Lowe's stores in Carlisle, Hanover and Palmyra for a total of 11 safety and health violations, 10 of those repeat, including exposing workers to chemical and electrical...
  • Miracle-Gro aims to tackle a different kind of weed

    Miracle-Gro aims to tackle a different kind of weed
    Scotts Miracle-Gro is reportedly exploring how to enter the medical marijuana market. Scotts Chief Executive Jim Hagedorn told The Wall Street Journal that the company is considering the move to help boost sales at the lawn and garden company perhaps...
  • Home Depot Hiring 60,000 Seasonal Workers

    Home Depot Hiring 60,000 Seasonal Workers
    NEW YORK, NY -- Home improvement retailer Home Depot said it is hiring about 60,000 seasonal workers for a series of spring sales, a level that a spokeswoman said was comparable to last year's. Home Depot in December forecast a sales increase of...
  • Sears Grand sales 30% above expectations, chief exec says

    Sales at Sears, Roebuck and Co.'s newest store format are 30 percent higher than expected, and even usual trouble spots such as clothing and home-and-bath departments are doing well, the retailer's top executive said Wednesday. Chief Executive Officer...
  • Sears to add 30 appliance outlets

    Worried that home-improvement chains are stealing market share, Sears, Roebuck and Co. will expand the number of its appliance and electronics outlet stores over the next two years by nearly 70 percent. Calling it a quick and inexpensive way to plug...
  • Sales put Sears in better position

    Ending a six-month slump, Sears, Roebuck and Co. bounced back in October to handily beat Wall Street's estimates and boost its stock price by 5 percent. While Sears pleasantly surprised analysts Thursday, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell short of expectations...