| Apr 10, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Dundalk residents filled a high school auditorium Thursday night to speak out about the redevelopment of the North Point Government Center, many saying they fear they will lose out when restaurants and offices replace the community building.
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Angelo's pizza shop has closed in Hampden.
On Thursday, the longtime operators of the pizza shop were evicted by the building's owners, 36 Keswick LLC.
"It's just been a nightmare," said Angelo Pizza, who purchased the pizza business from his mother...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 12:01 PM
John M. Rusnak was preparing to open a ZIPS dry cleaning business in Pasadena when a job seeker walked in from a nearby drug recovery house. The applicant had little experience, was recovering from a heroin addiction and had a misdemeanor charge on his...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
During Passover, the holiday that begins tonight, observant Jews avoid eating leavened bread and all other foods whose ingredients rise during preparation. That means doing without some of the modern diet's tastiest staples, from bagels and pizza to pasta...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:06 AM
In an effort to fill vacant storefronts with businesses that residents want, community associations in Charles Village and Old Goucher are partnering with Spotmojo, a California-based 'crowd-sourcing' company that does neighborhood-based market research,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:13 PM
The once-vacant AMC movie theater space inside Towson Commons that symbolized the downtown building's slide into deterioration a few years ago re-opened Thursday as a glistening, 52,000-square-foot LA Fitness facility.
"This building getting refilled is...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
On Thursday, Venti Tre Modern Italian, a new fast-casual restaurant at the Shops at Canton Crossing, is offering a free entree with the purchase of an entree to anyone wearing his or her favorite Preakness hat.
Venti Tre is from Fazoli's, the nation's...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:19 PM
I want to thank Mr. Sean Malone, the Annapolis lobbyist, for getting me to look a little deeper into something we generally regard as acceptable without giving it much thought — the base wage for tipped workers.
In my column of April 9, I...
| May 15, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Kohli Flick and her crew of three employees were putting on the finishing touches for the official grand opening of her home goods, accessories and gift store, Becket Hitch, in Green Spring Station, over this weekend.
The new storefront arrived weeks...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 10:00 AM
After several months of back-and-forth, State Highway Administration officials on Monday reached a tentative consensus with Sen. Jim Rosapepe and a handful of business owners regarding future signage along a northbound I-95 exit to Laurel.
| May 16, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Six Harford County businesses were each fined $1,000 or more Wednesday after failing so-called compliance tests in which the sold alcoholic beverages to an underage person working with police and liquor inspectors.
Nine out of 37 businesses visited by...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Just because you're on vacation at the shore doesn't mean every drink has to come with a tiny beach umbrella. Pitch the slushy or cosmopolitan, and think more along the lines of craft.
Craft beer, that is.
For a long time, beer drinkers lacked choices...