| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Anne Arundel County police say they arrested a man in connection with the robbery of the Park Plaza Motel in the Brooklyn Park area on Thursday
Police said around 6 p.m. officers responded to the motel at 4900 Ritchie Highway. Police said the motel clerk...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:35 PM
A frantic nighttime call from a hotel guest about a possible gang meet-up taking place in front of the Obladi in historic Ellicott City recently sent co-owner Zan Wilson scurrying from home to check out the loud crowd of 30 people.
She was amused to...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:10 AM
The gift bags are arranged in rows. Red and green and white — the traditional holiday colors. In a few days, a group of volunteers will fill them, assembly line-style, with warm hats and gloves and other goodies. But the best part is yet to come....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:13 AM
The annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony in the lot adjacent to Rodgers Tavern will be held this Saturday, Dec. 14, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. There will be caroling, Santa will be on hand and on sale will be crafts and light refreshments.
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| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:18 PM
A security guard was fatally shot while breaking up a fight between patrons at a Windsor Mill crab house early Friday morning, Baltimore County police said.
Eugene Flanagan Jr., 38, was shot at the Windsor Inn in the 7200 block of Windsor Mill Road...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Cars with pink mustaches and fist-bumping drivers. Rides in glossy town cars or SUVs. New ride-sharing companies Lyft and Uber are giving Baltimore's standard taxi cabs a run for their money.
To see how these companies compare, reporter Julie Scharper...
| Oct 29, 2013
You don't have to tell Brian Boston that the Highland Inn, his project near Clarksville in southwest Howard County, has been a long time coming.
"It's been a little frustrating," said Boston, the executive chef and operating partner of the acclaimed...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:47 PM
A 15-story hotel in the East Baltimore development just north of the Johns Hopkins medical campus is expected to receive $1.35 million in state money for pre-development work.
The Board of Estimates will meet Wednesday about the grant, which includes...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 4:06 PM
WASHINGTON — When the Virginia Tech game had been won, Maryland football coach Randy Edsall bolted from the sideline and bounded across the field, his arms upraised, his fists pumping, an ear-to-ear grin on his face.
As the Terps prepared for...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 2:00 AM
After five years in the nation's capital, the Military Bowl is staking out a future in Annapolis, and city leaders are hoping to cash in on the cachet of hosting a nationally televised college football bowl game.
With events including a flyover by a B-...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Over the past year or two, the big hotel chains, Marriott included, have been rethinking and revamping their properties' restaurants. Guiding these redos are several somewhat overlapping ideas, most of which are in play at the Yard, the recently renovated...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Dirty Oars Tavern was dead at 11 p.m. on a recent Saturday. It wasn't just slow; there were no patrons in the new Riverside bar.
Some bartenders might have used the downtime to pack the bar up early or to fiddle on their smartphone. But not Larry, the...