| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:17 AM
The Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland is warning consumers against Work Info Center that promises to connect contractors and other workers with commercial and residential job contracts.
The BBB said this “alleged business” charges...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 4:44 PM
In the past few months, as Renee Wright prepared to open a bakery in Highlandtown, she fretted that she didn't have a computer for her business — a necessity in today's modern world, she thought.
On Saturday, she solved that problem by digging out...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 4:05 PM
In five months, the downtown Baltimore day care attended by Celine Plachez's youngest son is slated to close, yet she's not looking for a backup. She can't stomach it.
She searched before he was born, calling about a dozen places, some of which said...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Critics of city subsidies for the $1 billion Harbor Point project clashed Wednesday with supporters of the waterfront development that the mayor has called a "once-in-a-generation opportunity."
About 100 demonstrators, some wearing baseball-style "Tax...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:37 AM
It pays to give back.
Four Baltimore charities will be highlighted when the series "Secret Millionaire" returns at 8 p.m. Aug. 4 on ABC, according to a press release.
Casey Cares Foundation, Duncan Street Garden Project, Moveable Feast and Rose Street...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 6:52 PM
City officials took the mayor and Hagerstown City Council on a downtown walking tour Tuesday to get a firsthand look at three city-owned buildings, two of which are undergoing renovations aimed at eliminating the “barriers” for private-...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:33 PM
This weekend will be one of the biggest of the summer in Harford County, what with the Cal Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, the Maryland BBQ Bash in Bel Air and the Havre de Grace Seafood Festival all slated to start Friday.
In addition to the World...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:51 AM
A group of city and state biking enthusiasts has put together a free event set for Saturday, Sept. 21, detailing the ABCs of Baltimore Family Biking for seasoned riders right down to the newbies, who are curious but concerned about taking their tots on...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:02 AM
The 2002 Baltimore Region Rail System Plan envisioned a fully-connected transit system. But budgetary constraints and poor planning have whittled it down to the Red Line — a proposed east-west light rail line whose projected cost has exploded to $2....
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:35 PM
After weeks of protests, the Baltimore City Council granted preliminary approval Monday evening to more than $100 million in public financing for the upscale Harbor Point development.
In an 11-3 vote, the council authorized bonds to pay for the project'...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:41 PM
City police announced another shake-up of senior staff Monday, replacing both the recently appointed head of the high-profile downtown district and the longer-tenured leader in troubled West Baltimore.
Maj. William Marcus will take over from Maj....