| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:11 PM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front for many, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 1:54 PM
The shelves have been stocked and the cash registers tested for Wednesday's opening of Harris Teeter's upscale supermarket in Locust Point — part of a broader development push that is likely to bring Baltimore as much retail space as a regional...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:56 AM
Laurel Police reported three instances of purses being snatched from women in the last few weeks.
In two instances, women were in parking lots when they their purses were taken. On Nov. 23, police said, a 41-year-old Laurel woman was entering her car in...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 6:52 AM
It was just a matter of time before businesses began to push back against some of the worst behaviors of extreme couponers.
Some retailers and manufacturers have revised their policies lately, restricting the number of coupons consumers can use to...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 2:42 PM
The beleaguered Safeway grocery store in the Long Reach Village Center will close Saturday, Nov. 5, according to a company spokesman.
"The store has not performed to the degree that we hoped it would," Safeway spokesman Craig Muckle said. "We make...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Though most of the shopping on Saturday, Jan. 7 was, lamentably, not being done for a Ravens football party, local Giant stores were still in full football mode.
The playoff-bound Ravens had set up mailboxes in Baltimore-area Giant supermarkets, in which...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Nearly 1,500 workers are in danger of losing their jobs under a reorganization plan by the Superfresh supermarket chain that would sell almost all its stores in Maryland, most of which are in the Baltimore area.
The workers will lose their jobs unless...
| Apr 14, 2011
In a move that could signal the end of the Superfresh grocery store franchise in Maryland, the chain's parent company, which operates more than two dozen stores in the state, said Wednesday it wants to sell most of its local outlets as part of a plan to...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 10:29 AM
Faith E. Wachter doesn't normally spend as much as $17 on shampoo in a single shopping trip. But by stocking up on haircare products recently, the Ellicott City resident saved more than $4 on gasoline for her car — and just in time for a drive to...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Has The Prime Rib, which requires waiters to wear tuxes and exudes "the intoxicating aroma of old money," according to Esquire magazine, got a deep discount deal for you.
Eat $100 of the restaurant's haute chow and pay just $50 under its wildly...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Andrew P. Klein, president of Harford County based Klein's ShopRite of Maryland, and Marshall J. Klein, vice-president of operations of Klein's ShopRite, were recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama at a White House ceremony on Wednesday, July 20.
| Jul 26, 2011
| 12:50 PM
The Baltimore County Board of Liquor Commissioners ruled against changing the liquor license at what was formerly Renee's Lounge and Restaurant in Lansdowne from a class B to a class D following the testimony of several community members July 25....