| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:37 PM
At its recent 15th annual gala, Harford United Charities presented a check for $50,000 to the Patricia D. & M. Scot Kaufman Cancer Center at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center.
The gala, attended by 300 people, was held Feb. 1 at Maryland Golf and...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:04 AM
It's like a recurring bad dream.
March: Hackers allegedly steal the credit card numbers from 1.5 million Visa and MasterCard customers by breaking into the computer systems of the company's payment processor in New York. The thieves stockpiled the stolen...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Laurel's Main Street in 1911 was a dirt road with vacant lots between businesses and houses, and the pace of traffic was slow. People on foot far outnumbered sputtering automobiles and pungent horse wagons, and walkers had to step lively to avoid piles of...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 12:45 PM
The threat of automatic spending cuts by the federal government caused companies to press the pause button on real estate expansion in the Baltimore region during the third quarter, according to analysts.
"It reflects the nature of the economic drivers...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:34 AM
The Target opening this fall in Canton at one of the city's largest new retail developments will be joined by a Harris Teeter grocery store and a lineup of stores and restaurants that includes Old Navy, Michaels, Loft, ULTA Beauty and Red Robin Gourmet...
| Feb 7, 2013
It wasn't long before the buzz on Main Street reached fevered pitch Jan. 31. The talk was that flooding could occur, as it became necessary to move massive amounts of water, deposited by storms the day before, downstream.
Flood gates were opened. As...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:59 PM
The city's spending panel approved an $18 million loan agreement on Wednesday to turn hundreds of vacant houses and lots in North and East Baltimore into new and rehabbed homes.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said the development will breathe new life...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Maryland gained about 22,000 jobs in 2012, the smallest annual increase since the recession, underscoring the challenges facing the state in a year dominated by the federal budget and the collapse of a major employer.
U.S. Department of Labor estimates...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Early on an October morning, serial stickup man Evan Foreman and his partner got to work just minutes before the two check-cashing store employees in Baltimore's Old Goucher neighborhood.
The two robbers waited by the door; then Foreman drew a gun and...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:56 PM
The title of Teacher of the Year for Harford County was given to Christina O'Neill, Bel Air Middle School language arts teacher. O'Neill was chosen from the more than 3,200 teachers in the county.
Election Day for the Harford County presidential primary...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Baltimore's first Pita Pit, a fast-casual concept that serves Lebanese-style pitas, is set to open Wednesday on the west side of downtown.
The eatery at 413 W. Baltimore Street was originally scheduled to open in September but faced some delays...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Former city police officer Milan "Sonny" Shegan passed away April 26, 2013, at his home in Trout Creek, Mich. Originally from McKeesport, Pa., and a veteran of the Marine Corps, he served as a sworn officer in the police departments of Forest Heights,...