| May 24, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Some two dozen Baltimore restaurants are adding special soft-shell crab specials to their menus for Baltimore's fifth annual Soft-Shell Crab Celebration.
The restaurant promotion, sponsored by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore, will run Friday...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Mid-Atlantic Fine Furnishings Show
Rug maker Michael Heilman will highlight the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Fine Furnishings Show, which will take place at Maryland State Fairgrounds on May 3-5. Heilman will use handheld rug-making tools dating from 1870 to 1970...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Downtown Towson's development boom grew yet again Tuesday, when Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced a $60 million commercial and residential development in the Towson Triangle.
The DMS Development project, named "101 YORK" for its address...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Here we go again: City leaders want to invest more public dollars in the Inner Harbor ("Improving the city's 'playground,''' April 24). One would have thought had learned from the mistakes of the past.
The Inner Harbor long has symbolized the wrong turn...
| Apr 12, 2013
The members of the Harford County Board of Estimates unanimously approved a $260,660 contract Thursday for a new prosecutor case management system, as State's Attorney's offices across Maryland fulfill a state mandate to upgrade their case management...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:51 AM
"Old and new" is the theme artist Marshall Adams is using to paint his mural on the side of the Harford County Sheriff's Office headquarters on Main Street in Bel Air.
That theme also parlays into things going on in town. Old is the return of the annual...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Longtime Southwestern Baltimore County state Dels. James Malone and Steven DeBoy, who also serve parts of Howard County, both announced Monday that they will not seek reelection in 2014.
Malone and DeBoy, Democrats who represent District 12A, made...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Charles Kelley stands in Baltimore's historic Lexington Market, chowing down on a Faidley's overstuffed crab cake sandwich.
It doesn't bother the 37-year-old North Carolina man that the market doesn't have gourmet coffee, wine or cheese shops. He's OK...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:16 PM
The Inn at the Black Olive, a 12-suite boutique hotel in Fells Point known for eco-friendly amenities, will be offered for sale at a foreclosure auction Thursday.
An auction by Alex Cooper Auctioneers Inc. is slated for 9 a.m. at the South Caroline...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 1:32 PM
The good and friendly Irish pub Mick O'Shea's has been a steady presence on a volatile block for going on 20 years. It opened in 1995 but really began to flourish in 2002, when it was taken over by brother and sister Dave Niehenke and Stephanie Webber.
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:55 PM
The PriceRite discount supermarket planned for the Mount Clare Junction shopping plaza in West Baltimore will open Wednesday, the chain said today.
The Sun's Steve Kilar reported in October that PriceRite had signed a lease to open in a 39,000-square-...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 7:51 AM
Ask bookstore owner Benn Ray which he prefers, Black Friday or Small Business Saturday, and he will give you a straight answer.
"I prefer the one that's going to bring in the most money," said Ray, president of the Hampden Village Merchants...