| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:32 AM
U.S. households spent $943 on car insurance from mid-2011 to mid-2012, according to the government's Consumer Expenditure Survey reports. That's a lot of dough. It outpaces what households spent on vehicle maintenance in the yearlong period, according...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:24 AM
I enjoyed reading last week's article about the reduction in auto theft in our city and county.
Representatives of government from all three branches at all levels, the industry and the public formed the Task Force headed by the then-Director of...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Baltimore residents with only a high school diploma and a blue-collar job often pay more for auto insurance than white-collar professionals with a college degree, according to a survey released Monday by the Consumer Federation of America.
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:18 PM
I reacted quickly last month when Meg Broccolo, the Orange County Breakers' director of community relations and communications, asked me to participate in the Breakers' tennis clinic for season-ticket holders. I immediately said yes.
But when Tuesday...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
They gave us a slow-motion chicken dance, Max Greenfield in a fat suit (numerous times) and the epic friend/roommate kiss.
The “New Girl” writers room has kept busy concocting a steady stream of adorkable and nutty storylines for the Fox...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
General Motors, the nation's third-largest advertiser, is set to rejoin the ranks of Super Bowl advertisers after making a colorful exit from the big event in 2013.
GM's Chevrolet, typically the brand in the auto company's portfolio that gets the lion'...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:38 AM
David Williams' Columbia-based marketing company makes heavy use of data to help business clients reach customers and maintain their loyalty.
As a racecar driver, the CEO of Merkle Inc. also sifts through data to improve his performance on the track....
| Sep 3, 2013
Each year, Allstate Insurance Co. issues a report on the "best drivers" in the nation, and each year, Baltimore drivers fare poorly. The good news is that the company's 2013 ranking has Baltimore moving up to No. 193. The bad news is that they only looked...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:53 AM
Get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse with any purchase on Monday, Nov. 19, when you mention NASCAR driver Ryan Newman's name. No coupon is necessary.
Outback is one of the Rocketman's 2012 sponsors. When Newman and his souped-up Chevy place in...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:39 PM
It's past midnight at the end of a 14-hour workday, and a sane person would go to bed.
But I feel compelled to drive a last nail into the coffin of one of the sorriest newsmagazines in the history of broadcast journalism, NBC's "Rock Center."
| Jun 24, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Customer satisfaction with auto insurance fell this year from a peak in 2012, but it is still relatively high compared with a decade ago, according to new survey results from J.D. Power & Associates.
Overall satisfaction with auto insurance companies was...