| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Sales of homes in metro Baltimore jumped nearly 17 percent in August from a year earlier, with demand pushing up the month's sales prices to the highest levels since 2008, according to a report released Tuesday.
The median price for a home sold last...
| Aug 27, 2013
The owners of Barrett's Grill at the Hunt Valley Towne Centre will open a restaurant in the Glyndon location that was the site of Mia Carolina until earlier this year.
The new restaurant will be called Glyndon Grill, according to Michael Sipes, who co-...
| Sep 5, 2013
Federal regulators have reached a tentative deal with Carnival Corp. on a plan to reduce air pollution from nearly a third of its cruise ships, but the accord comes too late to reverse at least a temporary loss of lucrative cruise business for Baltimore....
| 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'...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:55 PM
The developer of Harbor Point plans to buy the initial offering of city-issued bonds for the $1.8 billion project, accruing millions in interest from the controversial public financing deal, city officials confirmed Thursday.
Developer Michael S. Beatty'...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Sweet Caroline’s opened last week in the Locust Point space that was formerly, and memorably, Pazza Luna.
The owners are a husband and wife team, John "Jay" Ferrari and Ashley Fowler, who previously ran the Bamboo Restaurant and Tiki Bar in...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Potential bidders for a Mississippi-style riverboat that once offered dinner cruises on the Delaware River near Philadelphia are scheduled to arrive this week from up and down the East Coast for a dockside auction in Canton.
The 140-foot Liberty Belle...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:48 AM
Close to 300 commercial properties in Baltimore are getting a property tax break this year thanks to the city’s Enterprise Zone program, which has a stated purpose of attracting development and jobs to poorer areas.
But while the benefits were...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Downers Grove village council granted an extension for a planned development that would expand and add parking garages on the north side of the village.
The plan was established in 2011 with the intent of building two five-story additions and a...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Water gushes over Domino Sugar's packaging building, washing off grit, fly ash and other gunk — so much of it that the cleaned-up facade is a noticeably lighter shade of brown.
The building had plenty of time to collect whatever the weather and...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Wedding date: June 21, 2013
Her story: Jessica "Jess" Krady, 28, grew up in Lancaster, Pa. She is a human resources generalist for Arthur Bell Certified Public Accountants and a graduate student at Towson University. Her mother, Deb Krady, is a data...