| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:48 PM
The idea for this column came, as many things do, from a recent trip to Klein's ShopRite.
Now that our office is on North Main Street, ShopRite is pretty much the most convenient place to go for a wide variety of things.
Besides food, clearly, the walk...
| Apr 1, 2012
Harbor East, Harbor Point and most of Locust Point would be removed from a state enterprise zone that offers businesses tax breaks under new maps drawn up by the Baltimore Development Corp.
The Baltimore City Council will review the plan this month to...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Tony Patrick Mayse, 43, of the 600 block of Old Robin Hood Road, was arrested on a bench warrant Thursday in a case in which he was charged with driving with a revoked...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Three women are suspected of targeting multiple Harford County businesses and using counterfeit $100 bills for either big purchases or to get change from smaller ones.
Walmart in Abingdon, Rite Aid in Havre de Grace, a business in the Bel Air town limits...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Chew on this: Adults — not children — account for 65 percent of gummi candy consumption in the United States.
And that appetite is growing, if Haribo of America Inc.'s sales are any indication.
U.S. sales for the Woodlawn-based division of...
| 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 9, 2012
| 9:34 PM
With the wind whipping granules through the sweet-smelling air, Monday could have been just another day on the Domino Sugars docks in South Baltimore.
But workers in orange coveralls unloading raw sugar from a massive cargo ship were making company...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 5:39 PM
A Lansdowne woman was ordered to stay out of Walmart for five years after pleading guilty Wednesday to misdemeanor assault in a bleach and Pine-Sol fight that briefly shut down a Baltimore County store last fall.
Theresa M. Jefferson, 33, pleaded...
| 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...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:00 AM
The Baltimore County Walmart that was the site of a bleach fight last fall, clearing the store for several hours and sending 19 to the hospital, likely won't see one of the women allegedly involved for awhile.
She was ordered by a judge Wednesday to stay...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 11:49 AM
A Bel Air man accused of robbing a Forest Hill bank last Thursday was ordered held without bail Friday by a Harford County District Court judge.
Police found a note describing steps to follow in the robbery in David William Hayes' pocket, as well as a...
| Jun 3, 2012
Eleven years have passed since the Cordish Cos. broke ground on their first casino venture, a project with the Seminole tribe of Florida.
Since then, the Baltimore-based developer, which builds and runs urban retail and entertainment venues, has been...