Kroger Co.'s planned acquisition of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. will allow it to capitalize on Harris Teeter's growing brand presence in the Baltimore-Washington market, but consumers will likely see few, if any changes in Harris Teeter stores.
Young Victorian Theatre Company, the longtime summer theater specializing in Gilbert and Sullivan operettas, will start its new season in a new home on July 13 — Roland Park Country School. The troupe used to be at Bryn Maw School (and Gilman before that). The season starts with HMS Pinafore, which is one of the big three of Gilbert and Sullivan, along with Mikado and Pirates.
Optimism abounds for Caves Valley Partners' plan to build Towson Row, a one million square foot mixed-use community off York Road near Towsontown Boulevard. There's demand for new construction and the walkable experience that the project aims to create, real estate experts say.
Attorneys for Pfc. Bradley Manning opened their defense of the Army analyst Monday by portraying him as a computer whiz operating under loose guidelines whose decision to leak reams of classified documents was based on a well-intentioned sense of idealism.
From Interstate 95 in North Laurel, the first road you take toward Wincopia Farms rides a dividing line: suburban subdivisions on the left, farmland to the right rolling to the banks of the Middle Patuxent River. A big portion of that open land on the right, once owned by the same farming family for generations, will soon raise a crop of 220 single-family homes.
Vernon J. Holloway, who spent nearly 47 years as an independent newspaper carrier coursing through the back roads of northern Baltimore County delivering The Baltimore Sun and the News American to readers, died June 12 from respiratory failure at York Hospital in York, Pa.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Like a great many of our fellow County residents, the members of the Harford County School Bus Contractors Association (HCSBCA) were dismayed to see the severe budget cuts made by the Harford County School Board
It's time to jump online or to visit one of the participating merchants to purchase your tickets to the Cecil County Food and Wine Festival on Saturday, July 20 at the North East Community Park, North East. Eighteen Maryland wineries will be welcomed that day.
Marianne Ferguson, branch vice president with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Harford County, was recently named as the 2013 Realtor of the Year, announced by Simon Nwaigwe, president of the Harford County Association of Realtors
The "Ladies of Locust" are moving forward with their first-ever music and arts extravaganza in Havre de Grace, as the Lunar Bay Festival is getting ready to go on this Saturday and Sunday at Steppingstone Museum in Susquehanna State Park.
Starting around this time of year, dozens of children across the country die after being forgotten sweltering inside of cars each summer. A group of Johns Hopkins University students may have found a way to ensure parents remember even a silently sleeping baby.
The $1 billion Harbor Point development would reap a profit of $124 million for its investors without government financing to pay for its infrastructure, according to recently released city documents. With city financing, the project's profit would rise to $174 million by 2031.
Harford Christian School won its second consecutive Maryland Envirothon recently, its third overall state championship in the past five years, and will represent the state in the North American Envirothon in August.
Despite a law aimed at fighting Baltimore's notorious litter problem by discouraging plastic shopping bag use, city officials say most food vendors checked are violating a 2 1/2-year-old ordinance requiring them to notify customers they'll get the flimsy disposable sacks only if they ask for them.
Many regular customers of the Amish vendors at the Joppatowne Flea Market were upset to hear the news Saturday that at least two of those vendors will have to leave, the result of a legal battle between the Flea Market's neighbor in the Joppatowne Plaza Shopping Center, the Redner's supermarket, and the owner of the shopping center, the Cordish Cos. of Baltimore.
Last month's high foreclosure rate wasn't an anomaly. For about a year, Maryland's foreclosure numbers have been among the highest in the country. That's largely because the foreclosure process here requires judicial oversight, drawing out the time it takes for banks to claim a property.
Summer officially began with the summer solstice today (Friday) at 2:46 a.m. in Havre de Grace (and all along the East Coast, USA, of course). Visit Susquehanna State Park or the North Park – Joe K. Trail for a little of William Shakespeare's "Midsummer's Night Dream" madness!
Baltimore resident Wes Moore has a standout resume. He's a best-selling author, Rhodes scholar and TV show host, and his rising public profile is fueling speculation he may be eyeing a run for political office.
JADS International's new Stan Lee Signature Cologne trades on the geek popularity of a comic-book-industry icon, whose creations span the good-evil continuum — from Spider-Man, the Avengers and the X-Men to Loki, Magneto and Doctor Doom.