| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:59 AM
In the four years since the approval of the Downtown Columbia Plan – a master guiding document aimed at revitalizing the heart of Howard County's core city – Columbia Town Center's progress toward becoming a true urban destination has been...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Of the many appealing aspects of the Gunpowder Golf Course, none surpasses the modest green fees for those inclined to play later in the day.
Here's how it works.
For a measly $5 the course is yours from 90 minutes before sunset until you finish...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The niche downtown Columbia deli and coffee shop Lakeside Deli & Café is expected to reopen in its new location in 70 Corporate Center this fall.
The deli, which on the ground floor of the American City Building on the downtown lakefront for the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Downtown Columbia may soon be without a post office. According to a U.S. Postal Service spokeswoman, the future of the post office in the American City Building is in doubt.
"We are having issues with the lease renewal," said Yvette Singh, a spokeswoman...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Joseph G. "Bodie" Finnerty Jr., a highly regarded trial lawyer who headed DLA Piper's litigation department and oversaw expansion of the firm to Philadelphia and New York City, died Thursday of Alzheimer's disease at Copper Ridge assisted-living...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:58 AM
The Elkridge-based GP Strategies Corp. is relocating its global headquarters to the former Ryland Group building in downtown Columbia beginning in August, the company and building owner Howard Hughes Corp. announced Monday.
GP Strategies, which provides...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:02 AM
Clyde's of Columbia, located on the downtown lakefront since 1975, announced plans Tuesday to close for a $4 million renovation project that also will shutter its sister restaurant Tomato Palace for six to eight weeks beginning in January.
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The following are real estate transactions recorded in Harford County during November 2011:
Lisa C. Stone from Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, 923 Edmund St., $127,777, 11/1.
Jeffrey Lynn Hinte from Jeffrey Lynn Hinte, 521 Windemere Drive,...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 2:16 PM
The Ryland Group, one of the nation's largest home builders, has agreed to pay $625,000 in penalties for storm-water pollution violations at construction sites in 14 states, including Maryland.
The settlement, announced by the U.S. Justice Department and...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:13 PM
Enterprise Community Partners, a Columbia-based organization that helps people around the country find affordable housing, is itself getting a new home but staying in Columbia.
After considering numerous locations, the nonprofit founded by James and...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 1:58 PM
As a further sign of its investment in the revitalization of Columbia's town center, the Howard Hughes Corp. last week acquired the former Ryland Group headquarters, a nine-story office building next to The Mall in Columbia and close to land where...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Ryland Groupâ€™s chief executive told analysts this morning that he sees the housing market as â€śon the mend.â€ť The Calabasas home builder posted a narrower loss Wednesday as the company sold fewer homes amid the construction slump. The loss also......