| Jan 16, 2013
Officials announced on Tuesday a trio of new restaurants and a VIP section for the 15-screen movie theater planned for the Towson Square project — an $85 million development seen as a key element in attracting more shoppers and visitors to the...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 6:06 AM
As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow on I-295 southbound near Route 198, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on I-70 eastbound near U.S. 29 in Howard County and Route 91 at Route 140 in Finksburg.
A disabled vehicle was slowing...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 7:42 PM
The state is poised to approve a 35-year deal with the U.S. unit of a Spanish hospitality company to rebuild and manage two travel plazas on Interstate 95 even as questions emerge about its track record and experience.
The Board of Public Works meets...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 6:34 PM
A circuit judge blocked the award of a contract worth up to a half-billion dollars to a Miami-based company to build and operate two travel plazas on Interstate 95, saying it appeared the state did not follow its own procurement law.
| Mar 15, 2012
| 2:12 PM
A provision of a Senate budget bill that passed Thursday would -- if accepted by the House -- require the Maryland Transit Administration to raise fares on its core services in Baltimore to keep pace with inflation.
The clause in the annual budget...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 9:00 AM
After years navigating the office politics of both big business and government, Trent Kittleman had seen her share of women sidelined for promotions in favor of their male counterparts. It niggled at her, because by 2002, while she was working as minority...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 4:08 PM
The Maryland Department of Transportation is working with CSX Transportation to review four sites in Baltimore that the railroad company could use as a new multi-million-dollar cargo transfer facility needed to accommodate increased freight demands at the...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Four attorneys and a former staple of government agencies have been named to a newly created Baltimore city school Ethics Panel, officials announced at the most recent board meeting.
The new members presented are: Letina Green, an attorney who...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 9:45 AM
With the stunning end to Maryland's General Assembly, many have opined of the need to raise the gas tax in the anticipated special session ("Baltimore gets stranded," April 17). Supporters state that the "business community" overwhelmingly favors such...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Ray LaHood was 20 minutes late for his date Monday afternoon with the neighbors who live around the crumbling Kirk Avenue bus maintenance yard in East Baltimore.
But the U.S. transportation secretary came with a gift that brought smiles and cheers: a $40...