| Jun 13, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Colonial Players' 64th season has been a banquet of stimulating plays, and the season closes this month with a delightful dessert in British playwright Alan Ayckbourn's 1979 farce "Taking Steps."
The show is indeed a comic confection, and seems to...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 10:43 AM
A decade since the 2003 tropical storm that began its fiscal and operational woes, Market House in downtown Annapolis is expected to reopen in the coming weeks with a lineup of vendors selling falafel, gelato, sandwiches and crab cakes from the historic...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:34 AM
As I've mentioned before, we've been undergoing an adventure in house-hunting. Now that we've found our dream home, it's time to sell our current one.
What could possibly go wrong with that?
Our sales philosophy is simple: Keep the house immaculate...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:32 PM
After a flat April, the median home sales price in metro Baltimore increased in May from a year earlier, according to data released Monday by the region's multiple-listing service.
The median price for a home sold last month in greater Baltimore was...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Annapolis settled a tenant dispute Thursday agreeing to pay $82,500 to a pastry shop formerly housed in the Market House.
A joint statement from the city and the pastry shop said the deal is the last step in closing "a disappointing" chapter in the...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Jutting out from Persimmon Point on the Broadneck Peninsula, the view from 1128 River Bay Road is expansive and expensive.
From the private dock, the Magothy River stretches to the left as far as you can see and to the right to where the river empties...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:52 PM
The number of homes sold in the Baltimore area last month was nearly 10 percent higher than the year-earlier period — but down significantly from August, according to data released Tuesday by an affiliate of the region's multiple-listing service....
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Federal prosecutors across the country have charged more than 500 people with crimes related to mortgage fraud as part of a year-long program that ended last month, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced Tuesday.
The Distressed Homeowner...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:09 PM
After more than a decade of cajoling, legal wrangling and building, the residences at Uplands, the $238 million residential community in Southwest Baltimore, are coming to life.
"There's a momentum that's built up that's going to be very, very difficult...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In baseball, they'll tell you that a loss is not always just a loss. Sometimes you learn things even when you don't come out ahead. While that may be easy to understand in sports, it's a little fuzzier when it comes to a city's population: If you're not...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:35 AM
For a politician crow is something you'd rather do than eat. For Gov. Martin O'Malley, that less-than-delectable bird is off the menu for now.
September's jobs report, released Friday, brought the best numbers the state has seen in a long time. The U.S....
| 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...