| Mar 17, 2013
| 2:07 PM
The long-planned Metro Centre in Owings Mills is set to finally stir to life this week with the opening of Baltimore County's largest library.
Officials envision the library branch, to open in a building called the County Campus next to the Owings Mills...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:05 AM
The horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut stunned a nation and left everyone wondering how they could be of help.
School children across our country wanted to do something to help the survivors and the "Snowflakes for Sandy Hook"...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 7:05 PM
With the swipe of an excavator, a demolition crew began taking down the abandoned Solo Cup factory in Owings Mills on Thursday, work that will clear the way for new development that was once threatened by opposition.
When the abandoned plant is...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The Baltimore waterfront's iconic Harborplace has been sold to a New York real estate investment firm that has a reputation for purchasing distinctive retail centers, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Tuesday.
Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp., which is...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 9:53 AM
"We want new commercial activity to go into the existing vacant area, not create new, shining centers that will only have the effect of creating new white elephants."
County Councilman Kevin Kamenetz, September 2004, discussing retail rezoning requests...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...