| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Giant Food's newest Baltimore-area store offers a glimpse of the future for the region's dominant grocer, when shoppers increasingly rely on technology, demand more organic foods and expect a wide selection of prepared meals.
Giant, which has been...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The longtime headquarters of the Rouse Co. will become home to the first Howard County branch of Whole Foods Market under a $20 million plan to renovate one of the community's most prominent landmarks and draw new residents downtown.
The Howard Hughes...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:28 AM
An onion recall spans several states including Pennsylvania. The onions were grown in Californai and shipped to at least a dozen states. They were used in prepared food sold at a number of stores including Wegmans Food Markets and Weis grocery stores. ...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 6:02 PM
Opponents of a planned Owings Mills retail center at the former Solo Cup site urged Baltimore County Council members Monday to reject the proposal, saying they're worried about traffic gridlock on Reisterstown Road.
The council chambers were filled for...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Harford County has a civilian labor force of approximately 140,000 people with a population of about 249,000.
The private sector accounts for the largest share of jobs held by county residents, 62,000 in all. According to the Harford County Office of...
| Mar 11, 2013
While local business experts see slight improvement in the economy this year, recovery will be a bit of a climb for the Valley's retailers.
They'll have to keep pace with the changing demands of a customer base that's expecting a lot more.
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:00 AM
For 17 generations, members of Catherine Webb's family have worked or lived on Springfield Farm in northern Baltimore County, where chickens and turkeys roam the hilly ground and, three days a week, Webb sells eggs and chicken meat from a farmhouse...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 6:01 PM
It would be easier to redevelop large, historic manufacturing sites in Baltimore County under legislation approved Monday by the County Council.
Under the bill, tracts of land 40 acres or larger that are zoned for heavy manufacturing and include...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:54 PM
A fire was reported at the popular Wegmans grocery store in Abingdon late Sunday evening, causing a brief evacuation of the store by employees and customers.
No injuries were reported, and the store re-opened shortly after the fire was contained, a...
| Apr 28, 2013
If the Denver Post's recent description of Philip Anschutz as a reclusive billionaire is accurate, then he certainly could afford to bankroll the LPGA's Kingsmill Championship for decades.
But when Anschutz's Colorado-based Xanterra Parks and Resorts...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 7:05 PM
With the swipe of an excavator, a demolition crew began taking down the abandoned Solo Cup factory in Owings Mills on Thursday, work that will clear the way for new development that was once threatened by opposition.
When the abandoned plant is...