| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:50 PM
On paper, the plan for a car maintenance shop and a few stores on Snowden River Parkway in Columbia hardly seems worth fighting about. The business people opposing it, however, see it as an illegal first step toward drastic changes for the worse along...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 3:25 PM
The jilted developer of a planned shopping center in Remington claims in newly filed court documents that the property owner "contrived a plan" to terminate the sale of the 11-acre site and sell it to another developer instead.
Developer Rick Walker...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:39 AM
The Howard County Council Monday unanimously voted to approve a zoning amendment ushering forward the redevelopment of the Normandy Shopping Center in Ellicott City.
The Council also voted at its monthly legislative session to approve changes to the...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Residents of western Howard County said Tuesday they are concerned about traffic and septic problems that could result from plans by the Dar-us-Salaam Muslim community to develop the former Woodmont Academy property into an Islamic community center....
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Federal agents in Baltimore seized 36 commercial websites on Monday as part of an international operation to stop fraudulent online sales this holiday season, alleging that the sites have been selling counterfeit goods — including athletic gear...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 5:46 PM
News that Citigroup is foreclosing on developer Patrick Turner's Westport Waterfront property did not alarm Keisha Allen, the leader of the Westport Neighborhood Association.
"To the average person, it looks like everything in Westport is tied up with...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:42 AM
The Laurel City Council unanimously approved an ordinance at its meeting Nov. 26 that offers residents who purchase foreclosed homes within the city limits a five-year property tax credit.
The tax credit, which goes into affect immediately, is only...
| Nov 10, 2012
Baltimore's political and business leaders praised the New York-based real estate investment firm purchasing Harborplace as a potential savior for the Inner Harbor mall that has struggled to find the right mix of tenants to appeal to both tourists and...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:41 PM
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation has awarded Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake a $1 million grant to rehab more than 50 dilapidated row houses in three struggling neighborhoods of Baltimore City, including Woodbourne McCabe, where 21...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:39 PM
In spite of a slight seasonal drop off in the number of home sales last month, the median price for a Baltimore-area home sold during October was more than $10,000 higher than in the same month last year, according to data released Monday by an...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:17 AM
A sense of deja vu pervaded Baltimore City's "Vacants to Value" housing ceremony on McCabe Avenue on Tuesday.
It was raining on Tuesday, Nov. 13 just like it was in May 2011 when the city with great fanfare demolished five vacant, uninhabitable row...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:28 AM
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, February 14, 1963:
Two summer cabins were broken into by burglars in the Lapidum area. A large quantity of fishing gear was stolen from both of them. Rods, reels and other fishing equipment, valued at...