| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Delhaize America, the parent company of Bottom Dollar Food Stores and Food Lion, is converting the two Bottom Dollar grocery stores in Laurel to Food Lion stores.
The process is nearly complete at the store on Sandy Spring Road.
Rebranding the two...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
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When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:27 AM
European leaders are working feverishly to create what German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling a "fiscal union" to restore private investor confidence in Europe and rekindle growth. Unfortunately, what she advocates will thrust Europe into a deeper...
| May 14, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Europe's single currency is a bust. With unemployment reaching depression levels in the Mediterranean states, time has long passed to negotiate an orderly return to national currencies.
Euro advocates argue a single currency is essential for creating a...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:27 PM
In a dimly lit underground vault a block from Camden Yards, the Federal Reserve is holding millions of dollars in cash that nobody wants.
The money — stored in cloth and plastic sacks piled high on metal shelving units — is in the unloved...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 8:11 AM
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Harford County Schools a $ 200 grant to be used for programs, equipment, materials or software for the school's library or literacy program.
"The Dollar General Literacy Foundation is proud to support...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 6:45 AM
The simplest way to encourage use of the dollar coins is to retire the paper bills ("Spare change," Sept. 7).
My family has vacationed in Canada for 40 years, and during that time that country introduced the dollar coin (called a "Loonie" because of the...
| May 2, 2012
| 12:00 PM
I have been in favor of the dollar coin for years now, but its value cannot be measured by the popularity of the coin now ("Nobody wants dollar coins," May 1). I think I have one, it's in my golf bag as a ball marker.
The value of the dollar coin lies in...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 2:42 PM
I have heard it time and time again: "I don't want to give money to people on the streets because they are going to use it for drugs." The people who say that must have never had a hard day in their lives.
Most of the people I know use that money for...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:00 AM
WWE's No Way Out pay-per-view this year falls on June 17, the same day as Father's Day. This year will be a very special celebration for WWE's newest dad, Ted DiBiase. His son, Tate, was born May 15. DiBiase couldn't be happier to be a dad. Nothing...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 11:01 AM
It was a departure met with major media coverage and ample blog and message-board discussion. Typically the parting of ways between a pro basketball team and a player scoring seven points a game wouldn’t be dissected at such an intense level. Drew...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 3:49 PM
Kirk-Habicht Co. in Essex doesn't do much business in Europe, but problems on the continent are buffeting the manufacturer all the same.
Its employees rely on a heavy wire to make springs tough enough for trucks, and the only plant they know of that...