| 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...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Still need to mail off that letter to Santa? If so, consider stamping it and dropping it in a Santa Mail letterbox at a Baltimore-area Macy's.
The retailer is promising to donate $1 for every letter received -- up to $1 million -- to Make-A-Wish, which ...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Mall info.: Arundel Mills Mall, 7000 Arundel Mills Circle, Hanover, 410-540-5110
Nov. 22: Closed
Nov. 23: 12 a.m.-10 p.m.
Nov. 24: 9 a.m.-10 p.m.
Nov. 25: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Nov. 26-29: 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Nov. 30: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Dec. 1: 9 a.m.-...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Many of the Mall in Columbia retailers are opening their doors at 12 a.m. on Black Friday. Below is the full list of retailers opening at the stroke of midnight:
77Kids by American Eagle, A Christmas to Remember, Aeropostale, ALDO, ALDO Accessories,...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Black Friday got a jump start in some locations around Towson, including at some stores and outlets that opened Thanksgiving evening. But the biggest player in town, Towson Town Center, opted to wait for a slightly more traditional debut — at...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Danielle DiFerdinando's resume was already packed. The Ellicott City native's handbags had been stocked by the likes of Bergdorf Goodman, sold from Fifth Avenue to Tokyo, and carried by tastemakers like Rachel Zoe and Anna Dello Russo.
But last October,...
| 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...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 4:39 PM
"We're hiring" seems to have become all too rare a phrase uttered by businesses hampered by the sluggish economy.
But with the holiday season approaching, prospects for job hunters are looking better — at least temporarily.
Companies are preparing...