| 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...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 4:44 AM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a man who stole a wallet from a customer at the upscale Wegman's grocery store in Abingdon. Police said the man used the victim's credit cards to try and buy $2,000 in gift cards from a Target...
| May 8, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Christian Soto-Perez, 25, of the 200 block of Plaza Court, was arrested on a bench warrant Friday in a case in which he was charged with second-degree assault.
| May 9, 2012
| 5:43 AM
Online shoppers prefer Walmart to Target.
That's one of the findings of an index released today that scores the top 100 online retailers on customer satisfaction.
ForeSee's Top 100 E-Retail Satisfaction Index based its analysis on nearly 21,000...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:36 AM
The surveillance state expands. The Patriot Act allows our phones to be wiretapped. Our email and Internet transactions leave a trail for some to follow. The police can access our GPS location data through our smartphones without a warrant. Retailers...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Wedding Day: June 24, 2012
Her story: Sarah Friedman, 31, grew up in Baltimore. Her father, Lou Friedman, heads up Lou Friedman & Co., an Owings Mills accounting and financial services firm. Her mother, Paula Friedman, is a cardiac nurse at Sinai...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:08 AM
The awards for the 18th annual Edible Art competition included a $100 gift card to Target for the People's Choice winner and $75 gift cards to Target for the winners in the High School/Community division. Winners of the Middle School and Elementary School...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 3:40 PM
The groundbreaking for a Main Street-style shopping center on a 25-acre parcel just south of Brewers Hill is set for the middle of August, the developer said Monday.
Preparatory work on below-grade utilities recently began at the Canton Crossing site,...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Hundreds of people flooded Patterson Mill High School's auditorium Thursday evening, the vast majority to protest the proposed Walmart on Plumtree Road.
Several attendees, who came despite the rain, carried small hand-held signs that read "No 9/24...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:15 AM
When you go out to buy some shampoo, a lamp, light bulbs, a new TV, shoes, or some other basic necessity for your house or yourself, where do you usually go?
Chances are pretty good you will go to a large, national retailer like Target, Walmart, Home...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Unless he's wearing Batman underwear and a cape, Mark Harvey — who usually dresses for Orioles games in a team ballcap and jeans — would be difficult to pick out of a crowd.
That's why he attracted little attention Thursday as he walked...