| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Every month, the average renter of a high-end apartment in Baltimore pays $1.92 per square foot of space, according to a study of third quarter numbers released Thursday by the commercial real estate research firm Delta Associates.
At almost $2 per...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 11:17 AM
The Downtown Columbia Master Plan was recognized as the winner of the 2012 Planner's Choice Award last week at the Maryland chapter of the American Planning Association's regional conference.
According to a Howard County government news release, the plan...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:14 PM
What's the scariest thing about Halloween? It's the unofficial opening of the holiday entertaining season.
Ina Garten understands. The Food Network star, also known as the Barefoot Contessa, doesn't pretend home entertaining is easy, on any scale. "It'...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Perryville's mayor and board of commissioners continued to consider a change to the town's zoning code during an Oct. 16 work session, following requests from one commissioner in favor of the change and a recommendation from the planning commission...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:57 AM
The Maryland Crab and Oyster Celebration continues through Sunday.
Look for chefs' specials featuring Maryland crab and oyster at some 20 restaurants. Alewife is dishing up a smoked tomato gazpacho topped with Maryland crab and roasted corn relish;...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Downtown Baltimore gained 10,000 jobs in 2012 — after losing the same number of jobs in 2011, according to the annual State of Downtown report to be released Thursday by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore Inc.
"At the very least, this is a...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:02 AM
The Potbelly Sandwich Shop on Charles and Biddle streets that passersbys have been gaping at is opening Tuesday.
Potbelly, which promotes itself as a "mealtime hangout spot," has existing Baltimore locations in the Inner Harbor and Downtown West as well...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Alyssa Jones felt numb Saturday as she gathered with dozens of other girls on the basketball court of the Downtown Athletic Club.
Dressed in teeny shorts and bedazzled bra tops, the 220 ladies, and some guys as well, were all there pursuing the same...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Saturday was the 12th annual Chocolate & Candy Festival in downtown Bel Air, but for several Harford County families, it was their first time making their way around the floor of the Bel Air Reckord Armory, sampling various local vendors' sweet treats....
| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:07 PM
The murder trial began Tuesday for a man accused in a retaliatory gang shooting outside Towson Town Center at the height of the holiday shopping season in 2011.
Tyrone Chester Brown Jr. allegedly shot 19-year-old Rodney Pridget, as part of his initiation...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:45 AM
At the end of March, Lauretta Nagel's Constellation Books will join a group of "gone but not forgotten" Main Street stores. The book store wasn't just a business opportunity for Lauretta. It was her lifelong dream to own and operate a book store as she...
| Feb 24, 2013
Maryland's approximately 30,000 nonprofits range from the smallest all-volunteer organizations to the largest private employer in the state. Greg Cantori loves them all.
As CEO of Maryland Nonprofits since October, he's in his self-described dream job,...