| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Sample food from local restaurants, caterers and even food trucks, and pick up coupons at the Laurel Historical Society’s Taste of Laurel, Sunday, Nov. 4 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Taste of Laurel begins at the Laurel Museum, 817 Main St., and bite-...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Rotunda owner Hekemian & Co. has made its renewed redevelopment plans for the mall official in a letter to community and business leaders, including that it wants to replace the departing Giant Food store with a boutique grocer.
But as one north...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Red anti-Walmart signs dot a stretch of Route 924 in Harford County, where people have packed public meetings and organized protests. Petitions are circulating through housing developments, and residents are writing to politicians.
But it's not corporate...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 5:05 PM
The General Assembly's joint ethics committee has recommended unanimously that the Senate censure Sen. Ulysses Currie, once a powerful committee chairman, for failing to disclose that he was being paid to represent a grocery chain before state agencies....
| Jul 27, 2012
I live in the Evergreen Heights community which is within walking distance, about 1/2 mile, of the proposed Wal-Mart shopping center project at Plumtree Road and Route 924.
I am very concerned about the negative impact of this project not only...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Some foodies — and I'm not naming names here — prefer to spend their dining-out dollars only at individually owned, full-service restaurants with roots in the local (more or less) community. Whether it be fine dining or pubby, they...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:24 PM
The official motion to deny a liquor license for a store on the second floor of the recently opened Columbia Wegmans was based on the determination that the store was "not necessary for the accommodation of the public."
But members of the county...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:01 AM
The Baltimore-area Graul's grocery chain is one of three vying to open a boutique market in the Rotunda mall.
"We've been looking into it since the early part of the year," said Dennis Graul, president of Graul's Markets Inc., which owns the Graul's...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Giant Food's newest Baltimore-area store offers a glimpse of the future for the region's dominant grocer, when shoppers increasingly rely on technology, demand more organic foods and expect a wide selection of prepared meals.
Giant, which has been...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 8:42 AM
Here we are, on the cusp of March Madness again. And here come the vasectomycommercials.
You know the ones. Urology centers everywhere are trotting them out.
The basic message: Schedule your vasectomy now. Then recover by spending a day or two on the...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:00 AM
There is no question Baltimore City schools need financial help to renovate aging buildings, but one aspect of the plan to finance this massive renovation project misses the mark and will have a devastating impact on hard-working businesses and families...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:55 PM
Giant Food and Safeway, the Baltimore region's two largest supermarket chains, are recruiting temporary workers as contract negotiations continue with the union that represents 23,000 employees. The current agreement expires March 31.