| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:14 AM
A parking valet saved the wedding day of a Fells Point couple this week when he officiated their ceremony after snow shut down the courthouse.
Megan Peterson, 29, and Tim Christofield, 33, had planned to get married at the Anne Arundel County...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:49 PM
This would be the one where we stayed home, my husband and I agreed before the recent holidays. No Christmas flight to Texas to visit his family. No four-hour drive through the mountains to Pittsburgh for Thanksgiving dinner with my dad. With two busy...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:27 AM
More than three years after its closing, the Valley Inn is back in business.
Now owned by Ted Bauer, the owner and operator of the Oregon Grille in Hunt Valley, the landmark on Falls Road just north of the beltway had its newly remodeled pub open for...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:58 AM
An armed robbery that happened Jan. 13 at Havre de Grace's Best Budget Inn was reported four days later, city police said.
The victim told police at 1:41 p.m. last Friday that on Jan. 13, the victim heard a knock on his motel room door between 6 and 7...
| Jan 21, 2014
Joseph Poupon, the owner of Patisserie Poupon, is preparing to open a downtown cafe version of his patisserie.
Cafe Poupon will be located in the cafe space at 225 N. Charles St. The storefront space adjoins the Grand Historic Venue, the former Masonic...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The city of Aberdeen voted Monday night to move forward with the proposed countywide water and sewer authority, the first of Harford's three municipalities to agree to contribute to the $800,000 study.
But Mayor Mike Bennett reiterated the city wasn't...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Mera Rubell — a 70-year-old formerly penniless Jewish Russian refugee turned Head Start teacher turned hotel mogul turned art collector extraordinaire — is the kind of person who just naturally acquires an entourage.
For example, a recent...
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Highland Inn, housed in a renovated 1890s farmhouse, was a long time coming. Originally scheduled for a July 2012 opening, the Howard County's restaurant's progress was slowed both by budgeting problems and by unexpected bureaucratic hurdles, owner...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 1:12 PM
An Abingdon man allegedly threatened an acquaintance with a knife and shotgun, an Edgewood man allegedly threatened his son with a hammer and an Aberdeen man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a motel over the recent holiday season, according to...