| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:16 PM
The Baltimore County Council on Monday approved leasing a valuable piece of land to a Towson developer, over the objections of a councilwoman who said the deal negotiated by County Executive Kevin Kamenetz's administration lacked transparency.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Amazon.com will open a 1 million-square-foot distribution center that will employ 1,000 people at the site of the former General Motors plant in Southeast Baltimore, the company announced Tuesday.
The company plans to hire locally for jobs packing and...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:35 PM
San Francisco commercial real estate firm Terreno Realty Corporation has bought an 88,000-square-foot warehouse on Dorsey Run Road in Jessup.
The company, which owns and operates buildings around the country, paid $6 million for the property, which...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Even before local and federal agents raided Jade Heart Health in Towson in March and charged its operators with prostitution and human trafficking, what went on at the massage parlor at 1404 E. Joppa Road was hardly a secret.
Men arrived day and night...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 3:15 AM
An election is under way in the Town of Bel Air, but it might be a quiet one.
With Commissioner David E. Carey choosing not to seek another four-year term, the two candidates who filed before the deadline are all but guaranteed the two open seats on the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Maryland's largest distributor of wine and spirits is moving its headquarters to White Marsh, taking more than 500 jobs from Anne Arundel to Baltimore County.
Baltimore County officials said Wednesday that Reliable Churchill will consolidate its...
| Oct 13, 2013
"Robotic parking" might conjure up images of a far-off future. Wes Guckert is trying to make it a lot more common now.
Also known as automated parking garages, such facilities are the vehicle version of a high-tech warehouse: Hydraulic lifters "park" the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:16 AM
Family scrapbooks hold so much history!
Getting back to some of the many years of the Ryland Lee Mitchell donated books, we found the scrapbook of the year of 1972 very interesting. Within its pages were clippings of articles about some of Aberdeen's...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:10 PM
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz's administration is asking the County Council to lease a desirable piece of downtown Towson real estate to a high-profile developer without a bid process, drawing questions from some council members and from a businessman...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Earlier this month, incumbent Howard County Register of Wills Byron Macfarlane announced his intention to run for re-election in 2014. Which begs an important question: What exactly does a register of wills do?
As might be inferred from his title,...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:15 AM
A historic Bel Air-area home, dating back to the 1830s, remains on the market after its owner was not able to sell it at auction Saturday.
The home at 501 W. Gordon St. was not sold during the auction, which about 40 to 50 people attended, because the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:31 PM
A developer plans to convert the historic Equitable Building into 180 residential apartments, the latest Baltimore development designed to capitalize on trends that predict increased urban living.
JK Equities, a real estate company with offices in New...