| Feb 13, 2013
| 10:11 AM
We get lots of announcements of new products. We mostly ignore them, but this one got our attention - "the launch of the industry's first Greek Cream Cheese."
Green Mountain Farms Greek Cream Cheese, according to its producer, Franklin Foods of Enosburg...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Area residents voiced their objections Jan. 27 to a plan that would add nearly 17,00 square feet of retail and office space near downtown Arbutus during a meeting about the proposal.
The plan calls for the development of 2 acres near the intersection of...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Walmart is not the only business itching to get into the corner of Plumtree Road and Route 924 south of Bel Air. MedStar Health announced Monday plans to build a 100,000-square-foot healthcare facility on a parcel behind Walgreens and Sonic, at the east...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Red anti-Walmart signs dot a stretch of Route 924 in Harford County, where people have packed public meetings and organized protests. Petitions are circulating through housing developments, and residents are writing to politicians.
But it's not corporate...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Arthur Collin Flanigan, 35, of the first block of County Road, was charged Thursday with driving with an obstructed window view, failing to display a registration card on demand and driving on the highway without required license.
| Nov 29, 2012
| 10:52 AM
This year’s Black Friday became the backdrop not only for doorbuster HDTV sales but for protests from retail workers across the country. Workers at Walmart, Target, even Macy’s, have decried unfair wages and conditions.
So which retailers...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Despite the pleas of many local residents to support a bill that would require retail establishments larger than 75,000 square feet, like the Walmart proposed at Plumtree Road and Route 24 in Bel Air South, to ultimately be approved by the Harford...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:41 AM
I am writing to express my opinion about the Super Wal-Mart that is to be built along Plumtree Road. The traffic situation is already very bad because of Patterson Mill Middle/High School, Festival and its proximity to Bel Air. The current traffic...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:28 PM
In Maryland, 93,000 teens and young adults are neither working nor in school, a trend that threatens future financial stability and predicts chronic joblessness, advocates said Monday.
And unemployment among those ages 16 to 24 is the highest in the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Article I of the U.S. Constitution, which establishes and sets limits on Congress, includes the sentence: "No Bill of Attainder or ex post facto Law shall be passed."
The language is arcane, but the meaning is relevant today.
A bill of attainder is...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Baltimore police named a 19-year-old man Tuesday as the suspect in an early-November killing in Northeast Baltimore, warning the public that he remains on the loose, "armed and extremely dangerous."
Police detectives and the U.S. Marshals Service are...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A moment of silence, please, for the death of the combined reporting bill in the General Assembly. The corporate tax reform measure passed away suddenly last week, the result of a 7-6 vote by the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee, which has developed a...