| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Baltimore is home to some generous souls. There are those who give time, others who share their ideas and plenty of people willing to open their wallets.
Over the years, a number of people have built reputations as philanthropists. Yet however...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 2:06 PM
A house in the 300 block of West German Street burned for hours Saturday afternoon, but no one was home, according to Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ross Morgan.
Carl Bell, a Shepherd University biology professor, lives at the house, but...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Here we go again: City leaders want to invest more public dollars in the Inner Harbor ("Improving the city's 'playground,''' April 24). One would have thought had learned from the mistakes of the past.
The Inner Harbor long has symbolized the wrong turn...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Charles Kelley stands in Baltimore's historic Lexington Market, chowing down on a Faidley's overstuffed crab cake sandwich.
It doesn't bother the 37-year-old North Carolina man that the market doesn't have gourmet coffee, wine or cheese shops. He's OK...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:40 PM
The Hagerstown City Council on Tuesday approved the hiring of an advisory panel to guide a downtown master planning process.
Planning Director Kathleen Maher said the panel will offer advice on how to enter into and navigate a public-private partnership...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:16 PM
The Inn at the Black Olive, a 12-suite boutique hotel in Fells Point known for eco-friendly amenities, will be offered for sale at a foreclosure auction Thursday.
An auction by Alex Cooper Auctioneers Inc. is slated for 9 a.m. at the South Caroline...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Downtown Baltimore gained 10,000 jobs in 2012 — after losing the same number of jobs in 2011, according to the annual State of Downtown report to be released Thursday by the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore Inc.
"At the very least, this is a...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Whether the Washington County Board of Education decides to move the school system’s administrative offices to downtown Hagerstown, the school system already is a big investor in downtown and expects to remain so, Schools Superintendent Clayton...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:02 AM
The Potbelly Sandwich Shop on Charles and Biddle streets that passersbys have been gaping at is opening Tuesday.
Potbelly, which promotes itself as a "mealtime hangout spot," has existing Baltimore locations in the Inner Harbor and Downtown West as well...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:27 PM
The Cordish Cos., the Baltimore-based real estate developer that owns and operates Maryland Live Casino, announced Thursday that it has been selected to develop portions of an airport-industrial complex in Alabama.
Cordish and its partner JMG Realty, of...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Alyssa Jones felt numb Saturday as she gathered with dozens of other girls on the basketball court of the Downtown Athletic Club.
Dressed in teeny shorts and bedazzled bra tops, the 220 ladies, and some guys as well, were all there pursuing the same...