| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Denise Charrier McQuighan, a database engineer and Johns Hopkins University graduate, died of cancer March 5 at her Gaithersburg home. She was 55.
Born Denise Anne Charrier in Cincinnati, she was the daughter of George Charrier, an engineer who lives...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:12 AM
AAI Unmanned Aircraft Systems, a Hunt Valley company known for its "Shadow" spy drones, has laid off 24 employees, officials confirmed on Thursday.
The layoffs, which occurred Wednesday, affect about 2 percent of the more than 1,400 employees based in...
| 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...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 1:38 PM
My dog gets a Lyme disease shot every year and takes Sentinel regularly, but I'm nervous about ticks. We look for them every time he's outside. I have never used Frontline or anything like it because I don't like the chemicals in the house. Is there...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Roads around Hunt Valley will be closed Sunday morning because of the Susan G. Komen Maryland Race for the Cure, according to Baltimore County police.
Road closures will begin at 6 a.m. with traffic delays expected in some spots until 11:30 a.m....
| Oct 20, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Participation in the Komen Maryland Race for the Cure dropped for the second straight year, according to officials at the Sunday event. Yet those who braved the blustery climes to take part in the 21st annual event in Hunt Valley said they wouldn't...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:33 PM
My golden retriever is a serious chewer. She loves Nylabones, but I'm worried about splintering. People have suggested marrow bones or antlers, but I'm not sure if they're healthy for her. She doesn't like Kongs or other rubber toys — the harder,...