| 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...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Numerous shops at the Columbia mall will be opening up even earlier than usual on Black Friday — including 19 whose doors will open at the stroke of midnight.
Those stores opening at 12 a.m. are Aeropostale, Abercrombie & Fitch, Abercrombie Kids,...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 7:35 AM
When Ginny Russo goes into labor sometime at the end of May, her first call will be to her doctor. Her second: to the researchers who want to collect her baby's placenta, umbilical cord blood and first dirty diaper.
They're part of the same crew that,...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 8:45 AM
Thanksgiving was barely over when Kiera Gustafson and Holly Gaylor arrived at the Columbia mall for the annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza.
It was midnight. The teenagers had heard that all of the stores would be open, but that wasn't the case....