| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:23 AM
Coffee drinkers in Mount Vernon were graced Tuesday night with the presence of an ex-president: Bill Clinton apparently had to stop by Starbucks while in town for a talk at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.Marcel Jagne-Shaw (@JagneShaw), who lived in Clinton's...
| 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,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 3:49 PM
For Mike Beczkowski, parking on his street near the American Can Company complex in Canton has gotten a bit better since he and others in the neighborhood persuaded the city to require residential permit parking last November. Most nights, he can now find...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Baltimore bar-goers could hardly believe their eyes this week -- there was Bono, one of the planet's most famous rock stars, having a pint.
The crowd went wild at James Joyce Irish Pub in Harbor East, snapping pictures with the star who was game for hugs...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Armed with score sheets to rate nine coffee samples, barista Allie Caran holds court in the morning quiet of Woodberry Kitchen's normally bustling dining room.
At the farm-to-table restaurant's free Friday coffee "cupping," she guides visitors as they...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced Friday, Jan. 27 that the centerpiece of the Towson Circle III development will be a 16-screen, 3,200-seat cinema run by Cinemark Theatres, the world's largest theater chain.
"In this down economy, to...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:34 AM
Going out of business sales are a sign of harsh economic times, but representatives of two shopping centers along Baltimore National Pike in Catonsville said for every business that closes, a line has already formed to take that space.
By the end of...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Kevin Spacey sure is getting around Baltimore.
First he shows up with Bill Clinton last week at a Mount Vernon Starbucks. This past weekend, he was in the stands at a Navy game.
The U.S. Naval Academy Tweeted a photo of the actor at the game against...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:20 PM
Macy's secured a suite - aptly named the Macy's Lounge - inside the Empire Hotel as a place for fashionistas to relax between the fashions shows held in Lincoln Center. Situated directly across the street, it was easy to pop in for a quick snack or a...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:42 AM
The Baltimore Business Journal is reporting that a Potbelly is headed to Midtown-Belvedere.
The location, at the northeast corner of Charles and Biddle streets, is the southern anchor of a ground-level retail strip that already includes a Starbucks,...