| May 12, 2013
| 12:42 PM
The City Council is poised to vote Monday on a bill that would require businesses receiving large city contracts or major financial support to hire 51 percent of new workers from Baltimore — or face sanctions.
"We have the highest unemployment...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:55 AM
Standing amid his $44 million refurbished textile mill, now nearing completion, developer and one-time mayoral candidate David Tufaro observed a bird wading in the Jones Falls nearby.
"That's our great blue heron," Tufaro said.
Water birds fly up...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Stephanie Bradshaw Inc., the Baltimore-based design company, is moving into the Clipper Mill area of the city from its current Cockeysville location, which was home to the firm for two years.
"I'm excited to bring my business into the city and to be a...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 7:38 AM
Stone Mill Bakery will open a cafe space in Stevenson Village. Both the existing cafe at Green Spring Station in Lutherville and the wholesale bakery in Clipper Mill will remain in operation. There is no announced date for the opening.
| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:37 PM
Overlook Clipper Mill is a community where groups of duplexes — oddly reminiscent of the 50-year-old TV cartoon show "The Jetsons" — rise up in harmony with the grade of the land on which they have been built.
With its primary focus on...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Here they come. Three neighboring jurisdictions are set to launch the latest editions of their winter restaurant promotions. Baltimore County's promotion starts Jan. 14, Baltimore City's starts Jan. 21, and Howard County's starts Jan. 17.
| Jun 9, 2012
| 6:20 PM
Among the teased and towering hair, the fluttering boas and the crowd sticky with snowballs Saturday at Hampden's Honfest wound a joyful party who were celebrating more than the neighborhood's quirky character.
"Make way, make way, here come the bride...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 5:38 PM
The six suspects arrested in a federal sting in Hampden on Thursday planned to kill a co-conspirator in a robbery who was actually an undercover ATF agent, according to court documents.
Unbeknownst to the suspects, the robbery plot was a ruse —...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:41 AM
SocialToaster, a Baltimore startup, is doing something that's not terribly easy to do: it's monetizing social media distribution.
Here's how it works: If you're a brand or digital publisher, you use SocialToaster to register a bevy of "ambassadors", or...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Columbia's wildly successful grassroots chamber music series, Sundays at Three, is marking its 15th year with an offer that classical music fans may find difficult to refuse.
Subscribers are getting the chance to buy season tickets at a 15 per cent...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Heavy rains from a morning storm caused flash flooding and standing water in the city and throughout the region, officials said.
At about noon Sunday, city and Baltimore County fire and rescue officials rescued motorists from three cars submerged in...