| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:24 PM
More than a decade has passed since Jim Fish's first conversation about a future library branch in Owings Mills.
Now that the Owings Mills Branch is due to open March 21 at the long-awaited County Campus at Metro Centre at Owings Mills on Grand...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The new Owings Mills branch of the Baltimore County Public Library will officially open to the public on March 21.
The branch is housed in a 54,333-square-foot space at the County Campus Metro Centre at Owings Mills, 10302 Grand Central Avenue, Owings...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Members of the Baltimore County Council on Monday approved spending $3.7 million on school safety equipment, including cameras, improved electronic entry systems and a new visitor ID system.
County police, county officials and school leaders proposed...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Discount retailer Marshalls plans to open in the former Filene's Basement spot at the Inner Harbor early next year.
The national chain, known for selling brand-name apparel at a discount, signed a lease for more than 31,000 square feet at Lockwood...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Stop! Don't sign it!
A petition drive secretly sponsored by developers Howard Brown and David Cordish has been circulating for the last few weeks in an effort to quash all of the zoning changes in Council Districts 2 and 6 that were approved in August by...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Developers and shopping-center owners have contributed more than $225,000 to efforts to challenge zoning decisions in Baltimore County through referendums, financial disclosure forms show.
Contributors to the drive include firms tied to developers Howard...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Some community leaders in Baltimore County are fighting a referendum drive they say is backed by developers who are trying to "hijack" the county's zoning process because they didn't get their way.
A coalition calling itself "Don't Sign It!" urged county...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Prominent developers have targeted the districts of two Baltimore County councilwomen with referendum drives to overturn recent zoning votes the developers didn't like.
At a community meeting this month, a Cordish Cos. representative distributed...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 5:08 PM
The company redeveloping the former Solo Cup site in Owings Mills has made overtures to the owners of the Owings Mills Mall about purchasing that property, its CEO said Thursday.
Leaders of Greenberg Gibbons, which is preparing to tear down the old...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Many in Baltimore County and elsewhere are no doubt bewildered by all the fuss that was raised in recent months over the redevelopment of the former Solo Cup plant in Owings Mills into an upscale development featuring a Wegmans supermarket. If you're...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 6:09 PM
The Baltimore County Council on Tuesday voted to allow retail at the former Solo Cup plant in Owings Mills, but opponents of a planned shopping center there say they will not give up their fight against the project.
At a packed meeting, the council...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:33 PM
The battle over the redevelopment of the former Solo Cup property in Owings Mills is coming down to the wire, with opponents making last-minute allegations against Baltimore County Council Chairwoman Vicki Almond and announcing a drive to bring zoning...