| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:02 AM
Clyde's of Columbia, located on the downtown lakefront since 1975, announced plans Tuesday to close for a $4 million renovation project that also will shutter its sister restaurant Tomato Palace for six to eight weeks beginning in January.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Forty years after Frank Gehry completed a series of buildings in the fledgling "new town" of Columbia, the current master developer wants him to come back and design more.
The Dallas-based Howard Hughes Corp., which in 2010 took over as lead developer of...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Developers and county officials broke ground Monday, Feb. 11, on a $100 million apartment complex to be built next to the Columbia mall.
The Metropolitan Downtown Columbia, a 380-unit luxury apartment complex in the Warfield neighborhood, is expected to...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:37 AM
The Columbia Association will explore entering into a joint agreement with Howard Hughes Corp. and the Howard County government, which could result in the creation of master redevelopment plan for the Symphony Woods/Merriweather Post Pavilion...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:27 AM
The Columbia Association will explore entering into a trust with Howard Hughes Corp. and the Howard County government, which would result in a more coordinated master redevelopment of the Symphony Woods and Merriweather Post Pavilion neighborhoods.
| Nov 1, 2012
| 9:26 AM
The Bazaar of the Churches will be held on Nov. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lisbon Fire Hall. The participating churches include Lisbon United Methodist, Shepherd of the Glen Lutheran and St. Paul's Episcopal.
Items that will be available to purchase...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Michael McCall's first impression of Jim Rouse dates back to the 1981, when, on a trip to Baltimore as a young developer, he picked up a copy of Time magazine with the iconic Columbia founder on the cover.
A year later, after many phone calls and even...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Most Columbia Association board members favor the new concept plan for Symphony Woods and are ready to vote their approval at a board meeting Thursday, Feb. 14.
"I think it's a great plan, and I hope the board is ready to vote in favor of it on...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Owls can rotate their heads a dizzying 270 degrees, allowing them to see what's happening behind them while perched on a tree branch or barn beam.
This evolutionary adaptation helps the birds keep their fixed-socket, binocular eyes trained on the...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Why is Howard Hughes Corp. remaining silent on the new Symphony Woods proposal? Previously the Columbia Association staff requested a delay on implementing the Planning Board approved plan for Symphony Woods so that they "could work collaboratively...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:24 AM
An open letter to John DeWolf, senior vice president in charge of downtown Columbia development, Howard Hughes Corp:
I knew Jim Rouse, and you are not Jim Rouse. But you could be.
You have an opportunity to take a fresh look at planning for the...
| May 5, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Saturday is the day Fifi looks forward to every year.
Fifi is the American Visionary Art Museum's giant pink poodle-with-wheels, who once a year ventures outside to take part in what is clearly Baltimore's funkiest annual event, the Kinetic Sculpture...