| Feb 6, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Ever stay at a wonderful hotel and dream of replicating that style at home?
Travelers often covet the fluffy bedding, chic furnishings, deep soaking tubs and fancy showerheads that are standard these days at many hotels.
With Valentine's Day fast...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Those of you who want to get a jump on your Sunday mall shopping are in luck.
White Marsh Mall has permanently extended its Sunday hours and will open at 11 a.m. instead of noon, with the 6 p.m. closing time staying the same.
Mall officials said the...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:34 PM
It's been one surreal moment after another for Ravens Pro Bowl return specialist Jacoby Jones.
Once an obscure player at tiny Lane College, Jones is now a Super Bowl champion who's on the cover of Sports Illustrated this week.
"It's fun," Jones said...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:55 AM
At first glance, a grass-roots farmers' market in the covered parking lot of a suburban mall seems a bit incongruous.
But that's the charm, and convenience, of the Westfield Annapolis Winter Farmers' Market, held every other Sunday at Westfield Annapolis...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Ralph Johnson knows they will come.
Bring a Ravens player to Man Cave Memorabilia, the store his daughter owns in Glen Burnie, and the fans will turn out.
That includes the guy who collects autographs on the hood of his Jeep. And the one who has players...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:31 AM
Icky winter weather probably helped keep the traditional post-Christmas shopping rush pretty tolerable in the Bel Air area Wednesday.
With snow, then sleet, covering the roads during the morning, the day-after shopping and gift return scene seemed less...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Demolition machines are crushing concrete, snapping steel and reducing the familiar structures of Laurel Mall stores such as Macy's into piles of debris. Hovering clouds of dust are sending a smoke signal that the mall, finally, is coming down.
| Dec 18, 2012
| 10:06 AM
Baltimore County Police are investigating a pair of iPhone thefts that occurred Sunday afternoon at the Towson Town Center mall.
Cpl. Cathy Batton, a police spokeswoman, said officers received a pair of calls around 1 p.m. Sunday indicating that...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 5:50 AM
Bars at malls don't have to try as hard. The venue doesn't expect them to, and neither does the clientele.
Unlike at destination bars, people just want a place to linger after shopping, a variation on a T.G.I. Friday's. Some light lagers, bright lights,...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 11:48 AM
As shoppers find the best Black Friday deals and swipe their credit cards, The Baltimore Sun shares their stories.
Deals 'better than what we thought'
Shortly after 9 a.m., drivers circled the multi-level parking lots at Towson Town Center looking for...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 7:36 PM
Chelsea Haig huddled under a pink blanket outside Toys 'R' Us in Towson, sipping a cup of coffee in the dark as she chatted up other bargain hunters lined up in camp chairs.
"I went to my grandmother's and skipped out on everyone," the White Marsh...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 5:49 PM
This year, the packed-house madness that is Black Friday had petered out well before dawn.
With many stores opening at midnight Thursday and some starting sales hours earlier, thousands of Baltimore-area shoppers arrived — and left — in...