| Feb 19, 2012
| 2:17 PM
This summer, the Baltimore artist Robert McClintock can see one of his brightly colored original prints hanging in the prestigious Smithsonian Institution. He just can't get into Artscape.
The 54-year-old McClintock is one of Baltimore's most popular ...
| 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...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 2:55 PM
Giant Food and Safeway, the Baltimore region's two largest supermarket chains, are recruiting temporary workers as contract negotiations continue with the union that represents 23,000 employees. The current agreement expires March 31.
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:27 AM
The online petition launched by Target employee Anthony Hardwick has collected more than 190,000 signatures asking Target not to make workers come in on Thanksgiving night.
The Minnesota-based retailer is opening at midnight on Black Friday instead of...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Reading your editorial "Stop the madness" (Nov. 22) got me wondering: Will Mr. Target or Ms. Wal-Mart or any of the other executives who decided to open their stores on Thanksgiving be in their offices Thursday evening?
Of course not. They will be...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 1:54 PM
The shelves have been stocked and the cash registers tested for Wednesday's opening of Harris Teeter's upscale supermarket in Locust Point — part of a broader development push that is likely to bring Baltimore as much retail space as a regional...
| 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...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Numerous shops at the Columbia mall will be opening up even earlier than usual on Black Friday — including 19 whose doors will open at the stroke of midnight.
Those stores opening at 12 a.m. are Aeropostale, Abercrombie & Fitch, Abercrombie Kids,...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Andrea Eiblum and her family moved to Eldersburg from Baltimore County seven years ago, and love their new community.
"I love the area, I love the people, I love the community," said Eiblum.
What she doesn't quite love, though, is what she calls a...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Parents and kids in Harford County got ready to head back to school with plenty of shopping over the weekend, as the state-sponsored week of tax-free shopping also encouraged residents to make their purchases by Saturday.
There's not much time left to...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:23 AM
For some tips on fall clothing deals, check out ShopSmart magazine's October issue.
The Consumer Reports publication will feature a "Six Steps to Score Big Savings on Clothes," guide, the non-profit product testing organization said.
"This issue of...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 4:46 PM
A recall of peanut butter that began at Trader Joe's grocery stores last week has expanded to other nut products and to more food stores, including several that operate in Maryland.
In addition to Trader Joe's, the recall includes some nut butters and...