| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Reported robberies in Baltimore for the week ending July 26 rose 11 percent compared with the previous week, according to statistics posted by the city.
The incidents include the previously disclosed hold-up of the Harbor East Whole Foods store, as well...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:10 PM
John Buch threw away his sons' Ray Rice jerseys. He ripped posters of the Ravens running back from the walls of their rooms. And this season, there won't be any cheers for Rice from the family's Towson home.
Since a video surfaced of Rice dragging the...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:38 AM
First came the switch off of the gold standard. Then checkbooks and credit cards started the shift away from cash — but to bitcoin advocates, not far enough.
As the anonymous digital currency gains favor with retailers such as Overstock.com and is...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Beatty Development Group said Thursday that it hopes to break ground early next year on its next building in Harbor Point — an 18-story complex with 285 apartments.
The development firm, which is working with Henson Development Co. on the Point...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 8:41 AM
In a recent letter to Maryland Department of Transportation Secretary Jim Smith, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz correctly stated that "… there was always a clear understanding that [the Red Line] would be a state and federally funded...
| May 20, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Reporter Carrie Wells recently described a woman who was injured in a boat accident as "elderly" ("Woman rescued from fire on boat in Harbor East," May 17).
The woman was described as 68 years old. As a woman who is turning 70 in a few days, I took...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:00 AM
A recent article about a 68-year-old woman rescued from a burning boat described her as "a seriously injured elderly woman" ("Woman rescued from fire on boat in Harbor East," May 17).
Hmmm. I guess we better not consider Hillary Clinton for president...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Car-sharing company Zipcar has expanded quickly in its four years in Baltimore, scaling up from an initial fleet of 27 cars to more than 200 vehicles.
The Boston-based company announced Monday the opening of a new office in Harbor East, next to a new...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:49 AM
Real estate experts offered a gloomy view of the market for some of the office space in the core of downtown, telling the Baltimore Development Corp. Thursday it is becoming harder for owners of offices along the Baltimore and Charles Street corridors...
| May 27, 2014
| 3:56 AM
When Eric Meyer's car was booted last year after being ticketed one too many times in Canton, he thought, "Man, there must be a better way to find parking."
So, the 24-year-old began brainstorming with friends over pizza and beer at Verde Pizza. They...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Under Armour said Tuesday it will open a new store in Chicago next year as the Baltimore-based athletic apparel maker expands its physical footprint.
The Chicago location, expected to open in March, 2015, is planned for 600 North Michicagn Avenue, within...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:45 AM
When the topic is coffee, a debate always seems a split second away. Obsessives argue over beans, equipment and, of course, where to drink it.
We all have favorite spots for different reasons. In Hampden, the picturesque Artifact Coffee plays a...