| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:29 PM
When snowflakes began falling Monday afternoon, the commotion near Mondawmin Mall slowed. Children pointed to the sky. Shoppers, their shoulders previously hunched against the cold, stood to take in the scene.
Inside, shoppers buzzed through stores...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:51 AM
For Imperial resident Ralph Monroy, buying a last-minute gift for his 6-month-old son on Christmas Eve was not the ideal strategy, but when he couldn’t find the right gift, Monroy says he had to hit the stores.
“I waited because I usually...
| May 4, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Those who put off buying a Mother's Day gift because they don't know what to get their mothers can take heart.
Instead of being overwhelmed by the choices, think first about your mother's personality.
Different types of moms prefer different...
| Mar 10, 2013
I love the new Ford commercial that shows desperate customers asking a gas station attendant if he has any marked-down "day-old gas." I've been tempted to do the same thing myself, because prices at the pump are cutting into my budget — and my...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Flags, team pennants, framed newspaper sports sections — almost every space on the walls and ceiling is covered in sports memorabilia.
With Steelers throw pillows and a Terrible Towel to dress up a comfy couch, plus three game tables (air hockey,...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Customers lined up outside Rheb's Candy early Monday, even before owner Wynn Harger opened the doors of the Southwest Baltimore shop his family has run for three generations. People, mostly men, crammed into the tiny, cottage-like store for much of the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The new Facebook Card lets users send friends a gift card with multiple balances for top retailers, including Target and Olive Garden.
"Facebook Cards are reusable. After you've received a card, the next time you get a Facebook Card gift, it will...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:52 AM
On a distant Valentine’s Day, a young Chicago gal living the sweet life enjoyed a swanky lunch in the Gold Coast with a new suitor and a dozen of the loveliest red roses. And, on that very same day, enjoyed a dinner date with another handsome...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:33 PM
South Walton, on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, is offering an array of events to take advantage of mild weather and the stunning white sands and turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Here's a partial list of the family-oriented holiday events:...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:34 AM
ORLANDO — Looks like we had a bit of a technical issue Monday evening when our video from Florida State's Best Buy trip was first posted online. Fortunately, it's resolved now. My apologies to anyone who kept clicking the link earlier and was...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Three wise guys walked into a convenience store on the night before Christmas. All were notorious slackers when it came to holiday shopping. The convenience store's overflowing rack of gift cards to all sorts of stores and restaurants was their......