| Jul 19, 2011
| 9:59 AM
Community comment is going to be an important part of the process when it comes to any developments proposed for The Triangle — that area of Towson bordered by Towsontown Boulevard, Burke Avenue and York Road — according to 5th Disrict...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 5:46 AM
I seemed to have thrown a Starbucks barista for a loop a couple of weeks ago, when I asked for a slice of pound cake and a glass of skim milk. She asked her co-coffeemaker, "Can we do that?" The other replied, "I guess so."
"How much do we charge for the...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:10 AM
This year we had an unusually high number of responses to our readers’ poll which tells us that our readers are more passionate than ever about the businesses and services that are available around town. And though you’ll probably find several...
| May 6, 2011
| 7:49 AM
How about a caffeine boost before you stop by the bar for a drink after work?
Starbucks is offering Frappucino Happy Hour from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Let's call it pre-happy hour.
The smoothie-like drinks will be half price during that time through May 15....
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Numerous shops at the Columbia mall will be opening up even earlier than usual on Black Friday — including 19 whose doors will open at the stroke of midnight.
Those stores opening at 12 a.m. are Aeropostale, Abercrombie & Fitch, Abercrombie Kids,...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 10:51 AM
Good news for Chipotle fans, aka dudes everywhere. New Chipotle stores are coming to Mid-Town Belvedere and the Southside Market Place in the Locust Point Industrial Area.
The first Chipotle will open on Dec. 6 in a ground-floor retail space at Twelve09,...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 5:00 AM
It was big news in Oregon last week when a local TV reporter discovered he could use a supplemental nutrition card to buy a Starbucks frappuccino. In Washington, Republicans suggested that banning millionaires from becoming eligible for food stamp...
| Dec 11, 2011
We want gift cards and like to give them, but for some reason we don't always use them and wind up wasting billions of dollars.
A recent poll by Consumer Reports, for instance, found that one-quarter of people who received a card as a holiday gift last...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 12:02 PM
The Patterson Mill Middle School Destination Imagination Team would like to thank the many businesses and families who made it possible for the team to attend, and compete, at the Global Finals Competition in Knoxville, Tenn.
THANK YOU to the...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:51 PM
An Owings Mills-based real estate investment and development group has bought the New Town Village Shopping Center in Owings Mills for $22.5 million, the buyer announced Wednesday.
Black Oak Associates, whose investment portfolio contains 13 shopping...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 7:25 AM
On theMonday following what Governor Martin O'Malley called a 'historic' storm ripped through central Maryland, some restaurants were waiting for their power to be restored. But the storm's hopscotch path were making difficult for diners to predict who...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 4:49 PM
After a week without electricity, Sara Waire felt little need to sugarcoat her answer when asked Friday afternoon how her family was holding up.
"Today," the Stoneleigh resident said grimly, "has been pretty awful."
Her 4-year-old daughter, Mady,...