| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:42 PM
The New York real estate firm that purchased Harborplace in November paid close to $100 million for the iconic Inner Harbor shopping center, according to Baltimore land records.
Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp., through an affiliate company called AAC HP...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 11:22 AM
J. Paul's has embraced its location.
The Harborplace restaurant, which originally opened in 1997, reopened last June after an eight-month renovation. With six months under its belt, the revamped restaurant's food is mostly on point, but the staff...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Shoe and apparel retailer Johnston & Murphy has opened in Towson Town Center in Towson.
The new 1,842-square-foot store, which opened Friday, is located on the mall’s second level in the Crate & Barrel wing, mall officials said.
The Towson ...
| May 3, 2013
| 4:00 AM
A McCormick & Co. culinary expert will be on hand Saturday at the spice maker's Inner Harbor store to whip up Mexican cuisine for Cinco de Mayo.
McCormick World of Flavors is planning two cooking demonstrations, one at noon featuring Mexican Corn...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 4:22 PM
City leaders hope that by this time next year they'll have returned from Annapolis with funds to put toward making the Inner Harbor what its original designers intended it to be — "a playground for Baltimoreans."
"The city has changed so much...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 11:37 AM
We'll be posting Black Friday dining specials here.
The Breakfast Shoppe in Severna Park is giving away a diamond. That's right, a half-carat diamond worth $1,200. The first 101 guests to check-in on the Breakfast Shoppe Facebook page will reach their...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 1:29 PM
It's holiday party time. It can be a drag, especially if you're the one planning it for your office gang. For restaurants, holiday party rentals provide a welcome, sometimes vital source of income. I'll be telling you about options in a coming column, and...
| Nov 10, 2012
Baltimore's political and business leaders praised the New York-based real estate investment firm purchasing Harborplace as a potential savior for the Inner Harbor mall that has struggled to find the right mix of tenants to appeal to both tourists and...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 7:51 AM
It's holiday cookie contest, time. The City of Baltimore is accepting recipes for its inaugural Holiday Cookie Challenge, which will be held on Dec. 1 at 2 p.m. in the Light Street Pavilion at Harborplace.
Bakers of all skill levels can submit recipes...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 5:00 AM
In 1987, The Sun's editorial board decided to bestow upon the Johns Hopkins University's then-president, Steven Muller, a newly created award: Marylander of the Year. The distinction was meant to honor the person who "contributed the most to Baltimore and...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:39 PM
At the recent Governor's Housing Conference in Baltimore, the blue logo of a house with rays of light emanating from behind the roof was ubiquitous.
It's the emblem of one of the conference's main sponsors, Enterprise, and to the roughly 800 people in...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The Baltimore waterfront's iconic Harborplace has been sold to a New York real estate investment firm that has a reputation for purchasing distinctive retail centers, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Tuesday.
Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp., which is...