| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Extreme cold temperatures in the Baltimore region overnight and into Friday morning have disrupted Metro service throughout the city and its surrounding suburbs, forcing cars out of service and decreasing the capacity of trains.
Trains are operating on...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
An empty store space next to Liberatore's Ristorante at the Bel Air Town Center has been filled with model trains of varying sizes in recent weeks, as well as the people, young and old, who enjoy watching the trains speed through Harford County scenes....
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Single Carrot Theatre, the zesty venture by a bunch of buddies from the University of Colorado who decided to cultivate a company in Baltimore, now has something it has long desired — a permanent roof over its head.
This week's inauguration of a...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:59 PM
When a friend asked me to an opening event for Young Audiences, I was caught unawares. Could Remington's newest arts and food destination be ready so soon? It seemed like only few months ago this old tire shop at 26th and Howard streets still had the...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 3:20 PM
New technology that could stop or slow a train before an accident — reducing the likelihood of operator errors becoming deadly — will be installed on all MARC trains.
The Maryland Board of Public Works approved a $13 million contract on...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Even as the manufacturing industry sheds jobs overall, a number of firms in Maryland want to hire — and aren't having an easy time of it.
That's what the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership heard when the nonprofit talked to 40...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:30 AM
The Board of Carroll County Commissioners voted 4-1 Thursday in favor of a request to rezone a four-acre property in Finksburg that's future use has been a topic of debate since 2006.
Commissioners approved Brian DiMaggio's request to rezone his...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:35 PM
A revolt is brewing among Baltimore taxi and limo operators, who are protesting a new city tax of 25 cents per passenger that went into effect Oct. 1. The taxi owners claim the new tax will be difficult to collect and that they can't pass the additional...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:50 PM
It has been more than eight years since Brian DiMaggio purchased nearly 4.5 acres at the corner of Gamber and Old Gamber roads in Finksburg with the intention of relocating his auto and truck repair business there.
After what DiMaggio describes as a...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Marilyn Johnson has only been running her sewing studio out of its new location for about three months, but a visitor could be forgiven for thinking she's been in the same space for years.
And they wouldn't be too far from the truth. Johnson's new...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Pension plans of Perryville town employees will be switching from a SIMPLE IRA to the more typical government plans, a 457(b).
The Perryville town commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to adopt the new plan.
The town had been using a SIMPLE IRA for employee...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:41 AM
The Town of Bel Air is taking small steps to create a pedestrian path connecting Rockfield Park with Bel Air High School.
One of the first steps toward that goal was taken Tuesday evening when members of the Board of Town Commissioners approved an...