| Jul 5, 2012
| 2:50 PM
The Walmart store planned for Plumtree Road south of Bel Air could be 23,000 square feet larger than the Walmart that opened in Fallston last year, according to a plan submitted to Harford County this week.
It would also give Harford County three...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:30 AM
The Walmart in Hampstead has expanded with a full line of groceries, a new layout and an updated design.
A grand opening is planned for July 11.
The expansion will add 85 jobs to the store on North Hanover Pike, bringing employment to 290 workers.
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:03 PM
We're trying to plug a few gaps in our electronic dictionary, and one editor has suggested that we make sure that Walmart is on the list of objectionable words to be flagged, because the Associated Press Stylebook specifies Wal-Mart.
I pointed out that ...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Harford County could get at least two more Royal Farms stores - in Aberdeen and near Forest Hill - while another store previously planned for Aberdeen continues to move forward, a city official said.
The Baltimore-based convenience store chain wants to...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Giant Food's newest Baltimore-area store offers a glimpse of the future for the region's dominant grocer, when shoppers increasingly rely on technology, demand more organic foods and expect a wide selection of prepared meals.
Giant, which has been...
| 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...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:20 AM
I'm from a certain age when there were a lot of westerns - cowboys and Indians pictures - on television.
Often, the Native Americans would use the expression "white man speaks with forked tongue" to describe their dealings with the "white eyes." The...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Aberdeen police report:
A brush fire was reported last Thursday at Route 715 and Hickory Drive.
Someone broke a windshield on a vehicle Friday at West Bel Air Avenue and Baltimore Street.
Money and medicine were stolen by a known suspect...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Abingdon's Box Hill South neighborhood is primed to get a 400-unit apartment complex, as well as a handful of new stores and restaurants near the Wegmans in Boulevard at Box Hill, the developer told the Abingdon Community Council Monday.
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:21 PM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front for many, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A Walmart Supercenter is scheduled to open Oct. 17 on Liberty Road in Randallstown, and Baltimore County officials hope it will give a boost to a corridor targeted for revitalization.
County officials and community leaders expect that the store at...