| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Although she has a full house — two dogs, one cat and twin 2-year-old daughters — Erin Proctor's Roland Park home smells great, she promises, even in the dead of winter, when the heat is cranked up and fresh air drifting through open windows...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:50 PM
PSA Insurance & Financial Services announced Thursday that it has acquired the Towson-based health care risk management firm Councill.
PSA is an insurance and financial services firm based in Hunt Valley. Councill focuses on nursing homes, assisted...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:04 PM
No one needs to convince the people running Green Bay Packaging's box-making plant in Hunt Valley that energy efficiency pays off.
The last time they got assistance making nips and tucks to their process, they lowered electricity use 1 percent even as...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Peet's Coffee & Tea is expanding into the Baltimore and Washington markets, with plans to rebrand 23 former Caribou Coffee shops, including one in downtown Baltimore.
The combined Baltimore and DC area will become Peet’s second largest market...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Harford County will be purchasing the nearly 10 acres occupied by the University Center of Northeastern Maryland near Aberdeen, as well as leasing the adjacent parking area, but it won't exactly be breaking the bank to do so.
The members of the county'...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Women's clothing retailer Coldwater Creek Inc. on Friday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after failing to find a buyer said it plans to close its stores by early summer.
Coldwater Creek joins other retailers to seek protection from creditors in recent...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Former Ravens center Matt Birk, the NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2012 and a Super Bowl champion, will be back in the Baltimore area this Thursday for a signing for his new book, “All-Pro Wisdom: The 7 Choices that Lead to Greatness.&...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:14 PM
A winter weather advisory is in effect from 1 a.m. to noon Wednesday with about 1-3 inches of snow forecast, possibly making for a slick morning commute, the National Weather Service said.
Snow was forecast to start by 4 a.m., continuing until about...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:05 PM
While most Marylanders will be shoveling snow and cursing freezing rain Monday, a seasonal chain will be doing operating at the opposite end of the spectrum. They'll be selling ice.
Owners of about half of Maryland's Rita's Italian Ice locations are...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Snow was tapering off by late morning in Baltimore and points north and west, expected to end with 3-6 inches of accumulation around the region. A blast of cold air was meanwhile moving in behind the storm.
Snowfall totals included 5.5 inches in...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 4:43 PM
I have a 14-year-old female West Highland terrier. She was recently diagnosed with a collapsed trachea. She is eating and drinking fine. She has this horrible seal-like cough upon rising from a supine position and when she overexerts herself. My vet...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Bel Air town officials are eager the see the last of this winter's snow melt away and the temperatures warm up, as the first of the community's early spring activities are quickly approaching.
"It can't snow on St. Patrick's Day," Town Administrator...