| Sep 1, 2012
The melody of the president's voice, the intensity of his movements gripped Jeremy Brickey's attention, cutting through the monotony of freshman orientation at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Honestly though, he thought Freeman A. Hrabowski...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 12:27 PM
The Greater Catonsville Chamber of Commerce hosts the 39th annual Catonsville Arts & Crafts Festival Sunday, Sept. 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Frederick Road. A wonderful day has been planned with live music on two stages; a KidZone; a farmers market;...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Harry Tsakalos, who put the "H" in H&S Bakery and helped build the company he co-founded into a baking empire that's the largest supplier of McDonald's buns, died Thursday at his Harbor East residence. Family members said he had had Alzheimer's disease...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:26 PM
The median on Route 152 by the new Aumar Village shopping center in Fallston is being modified to soon allow drivers of vehicles northbound on Route 152 to make a left turn into the property, which is on the southwest corner of the busy Route 1/Route...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Baltimore police are seeking three men who robbed a North Baltimore McDonald's at gunpoint on Saturday night.
Authorities said the hold-up occurred about 8:50 p.m. at the fast-food restaurant in the 5100 block of York Road, five blocks north of Cold...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 3:06 PM
One out of every 10 orders for a grilled cheese sandwich that Vic Corbi sees in his Federal Hill shop is placed online. And the co-founder of Grilled Cheese & Co., which has four locations in the Baltimore area, sees online ordering mushrooming in the...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Walmart is continuing to grow in Baltimore, opening its newest store Wednesday in Randallstown and planning to unveil an expansion of its Ellicott City store later this month.
The retailer has hired 300 workers to staff the 150,000-square foot...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:42 PM
A 35-year-old Pikesville man was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison Tuesday for conspiring to deal drugs and to commit a string of armed robberies at fast food chains and a Dollar Tree store, the Maryland U.S. Attorney's Office announced.
| Oct 20, 2012
| 6:01 AM
Bernice Gales could count on her son to be waiting at the Baltimore County Metro station after work each night to take her home. But when he was not there to greet her Oct. 19, 2011, she knew something was wrong.
"He was never late," she said.
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:27 AM
McDonald’s announced Tuesday that, starting next week, the Oak Park, Ill.-based company will list calorie information on restaurant and drive-through menus.
The announcement from the fast-good giant comes in the wake of other initiatives the fast-...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 5:05 PM
The darkened arena pulsed with anticipation, the thousands of spectators roaring and their cameras flashing like giant fireflies as the boxers swaggered in, punching the air, bouncing on the balls of their feet and glaring like gladiators. And then, the...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Perryville's mayor and board of commissioners continued to consider a change to the town's zoning code during an Oct. 16 work session, following requests from one commissioner in favor of the change and a recommendation from the planning commission...