| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:50 AM
The shake-up of the Laurel Mall ahead of its ultimate transformation by developer and part owner Greenberg Gibbons Commercial into the Laurel Town Centre received an added nudge Jan. 4 from Macy's Inc., which announced it will close by early this spring...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:43 AM
The Associated Press is reporting that Macy’s Inc. will close nine underperforming stores nationwide: five Macy’s and four Bloomingdale’s.
Among the closures are Macy’s store in Laurel and the Bloomingdale’s in North...
| Jan 9, 2012
100 Years Ago
In the new year of 1912 changes in ownership of the land continued with hundreds of acreage for sale in Howard County, as advertised in the Ellicott City Times:
"FOR SALE; SANTA FE FARM the home of the late Mrs....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Boscov's department store returned to its former spot in Baltimore on Friday as an anchor of White Marsh Mall.
A newly remodeled store opened at 10 a.m. in the 200,000-square-foot space that Boscov's left nearly four years ago.
The regional chain is...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Rodney Pridget and his girlfriend were unaware they were being followed as they stopped at Build-A-Bear Workshop, Nordstrom and other stores at a crowded Towson Town Center Mall six days before Christmas.
But as they left the mall, a man vying to...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Hundreds of Baltimore-area shoppers packed into the newly reopened Boscov's on Friday morning, welcoming back the department store as if they were greeting an old friend.
"We're so glad you're back," customer after customer told store employees and...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:32 PM
A Baltimore County Circuit Court jury on Wednesday found Frank Williams, 32, and William Ward III, 45, guilty on counts of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder and use of a handgun in commission of a felony for their roles in the December 2011...
| Sep 7, 2012
Thursday, New York attracted a slew of celebrities -- especially at Fashion's Night Out events held throughout the city.
NBA player Tyson Chandler, R&B singer Olivia from "Love & Hip Hop," and stylist June Ambrose with her daughter all front row at Arise...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Two Maryland real estate firms joined forces to purchase a 1 million square foot mall in Harrisburg, Pa., one of the firms announced Thursday.
St. John Properties Inc., based in Windsor Mill, and Petrie Ross Ventures, headquartered in Annapolis, acquired...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 6:50 AM
Forty years ago today (Friday), on the site of the town's former horse racetrack, Harford Mall in Bel Air opened its doors to thousands of shoppers with 1970s mainstays like Montgomery Ward and Korvettes at either end of its half-million square feet....
| Oct 25, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Booming Under Armour Inc. announced Thursday that it earned $57 million in the third quarter, a 25 percent jump over the year-earlier period that was driven by strong demand for men's, women's and youth apparel and growing acceptance of the brand's...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 4:01 PM
When Baltimore County officials gathered for a news conference in the fall to reveal plans to revitalize the half-empty Owings Mills Mall, a cheery slogan lit up a screen behind them:
"Owings Mills — it's happening!"
The mall event was one of...