| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:07 AM
IKEA is sending a team of five home furnishing experts on the road to help homeowners tackle design challenges, with a stop in the Baltimore/Washington area planned for June.
But Baltimore-area homeowners only have until Friday to apply for a home...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:50 AM
It's a frosty winter's day in this historic town on Maryland's Eastern Shore, but inside a little red-brick restaurant called The BBQ Joint, the vibe is warm and the barbecue is smoking hot.
Savory aromas waft from the open kitchen as chef/owner...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:25 AM
The Howard County Council approved legislation Wednesday to declare the Long Reach Village Center a blight zone, which will allow the county to purchase and redevelop portions of the property.
The passage of the law, which declares the area "an urban...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:12 PM
The days of the conventional supermarket are numbered.
Safeway Inc.'s announcement Thursday that private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management would acquire the company in a deal valued at about $9.4 billion is the latest sign from the troubled grocery...
| Mar 12, 2014
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, March 12, 1964:
Residents were urged 50 years ago not to get alarmed if they noticed four foot squares painted in white on highways or in fields. The Harford County Metropolitan Commission hired Maps...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Corey Samuel said it has been difficult to attract new customers to Community Cutz Barber Shop and Salon in the Long Reach Village Center. Samuel, a manager at the business, said he knows why.
"It's not good," Samuel said Friday about the village...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 5:24 AM
On a crisp spring morning, chef David Thomas stands in the kitchen of his Parkville cafe, Herb & Soul, prepping for a busy day of cooking.
Plastic tubs overflow with fresh kale, while shelves hold spices that will impart flavor to the chef's Old Bay...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 12:13 PM
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will travel to Prince George's County on Monday to deliver remarks on the economy, a White House official said Friday.
The trip marks the fifth time the president has visited the state this year to deliver remarks --...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Inside the hushed contours of the racetrack kitchen, deep in the cloistered, hardscrabble world of the backstretch at Laurel Park racetrack, every head was bowed. The Rev. Segundo Mir, who pastors a mostly Spanish-speaking flock at First Baptist Church of...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Years after a down economy halted its Main Street Eldersburg project, Black Oak Associates is moving forward with plans to build a 10-screen movie theater along Londontowne Boulevard.
Now named Eldersburg Station, the proposed development project also...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:38 PM
A group of 28 U.S. attorneys general -- including Maryland's Douglas Gansler -- is urging chief executive officers of five major retailers, including Walmart, to stop selling tobacco products, saying it is contradictory to carry such items in stores...
| Mar 26, 2014
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, March 26, 1964:
More than 200 pigeons had taken up residence on the roofs of the courthouse and the Masonic Temple buildings in Bel Air 50 years ago this week. To address the problems the pigeon...