| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Investors who tried for years to get a stake in 1st Mariner Bank have closed on their purchase of the Baltimore institution.
New CEO Jack E. Steil and president Robert D. Kunisch Jr. said Wednesday that the deal was finalized Tuesday night. The...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:31 PM
The investors buying 1st Mariner Bank said Monday that they've received the regulatory approvals they need and expect to close on the deal as soon as next week, turning the page on the Baltimore institution's most tumultuous chapter.
The purchasers ...
| May 31, 2014
| 12:13 PM
A slate campaign account formed by Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has directed the majority of its funds to the campaign committee of longtime County Councilman John Olszewski Sr. — even though the Dundalk Democrat is not running for...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:12 PM
The parent company of 1st Mariner Bank said Monday that it has signed a deal to sell the bank after years of regulatory demands that it increase its capital, potentially ending the company's long struggle to right itself after the mortgage crisis.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:18 AM
Business leaders are investing in education in Baltimore, and not just out of charity or to "give back." While both are worthy purposes, our business leaders recognize the bottom line value in a growing and diverse Baltimore economy. Investment in...
| Feb 16, 2014
The deal to buy 1st Mariner Bank started with an irresistible offer — to two men who had nothing to do with the company.
Howard Feinglass, a Baltimore native running a New York investment firm, saw potential in the struggling bank headquartered...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The developers of The Winthrop, one of two luxury apartment buildings planned for the 900 block of Dulaney Valley Road in Towson, said at a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday that the first 295-unit building could be completed in 12 months.
For a project...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:10 AM
Development began late last month on the luxury apartment buildings that will replace the Dulaney Valley Apartments in Towson, with leasing for the first of two four-story buildings scheduled to begin next May.
Passers-by this week have seen the last...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Chesapeake Realty Partners of Owings Mills said it has partnered with Bernstein Management Corp. in Washington to build six apartment communities in Maryland, Virginia and Washington.
The $250 million project calls for the construction of four apartment...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 12:04 PM
The Howard County Planning Board approved final plans Thursday for three projects — an expansion at The Mall in Columbia and apartment complexes in downtown Columbia and Elkridge.
Plans to tear down the free-standing L.L. Bean store at the mall...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Dulaney Valley Apartments in Towson have been sold and will be torn down and redeveloped as luxury apartments with triple the density at a cost of $100 million, the seller and buyer have confirmed.
But Baltimore County Councilman David Marks, who...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Baltimore County's Design Review Panel on Wednesday conditionally approved plans for a pair of luxury apartment buildings containing 430 units at the site of Dulaney Valley Apartments on Dulaney Valley Road in Towson.
"This is the edge of the downtown...