| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:38 AM
A New York man was arrested after pulling a gun on another driver as they waited in line for gas, one of several examples of frayed nerves caused by a gas shortage in the wake of superstorm Sandy.
In New Jersey, where lines at the few stations that...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:39 PM
For the first time in 16 years, the directors of the Baltimore Development Corp. met Thursday without M.J. "Jay" Brodie at the helm of the city's influential, quasi-public economic development arm.
The BDC's acting president, Kimberly A. Clark, who has...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A local grocery chain and a Philadelphia-based nonprofit have opened a ShopRite in Parkville and are employing hundreds of local residents who had been jobless, the grocery store's owner said.
"The community has been very positive about the store and...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Marshall Klein, fourth-generation scion of the Klein's grocery store family, is proud of the sweet potato pies stacked near the entrance to his newest supermarket, ShopRite of Perring Crossing in Parkville.
"We steam the potatoes ourselves," and on a...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Since its last movie screening in 1968, the historic Ambassador Theater in Howard Park has been a cosmetology school, a dance hall and a Baptist church — and in recent years a vacant shell.
The Baltimore neighborhood's hopes for revitalization of...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 6:40 PM
HARTFORD — Gov.Dannel P. Malloyopened the 2012 legislative session Wednesday with plans for education reform, pension funding changes and the largest increase in funding for affordable housing since Gov. William A. O'Neill was in office more than 20...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Valentine's Day is just ahead. Don't be a stupid Cupid and overspend on cards, roses, chocolates and gifts. Shower your sweetie with love for less with these red hot deals.
At the newly opened The Fresh Market in Avon, roses are $15 a dozen. Starting...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 11:55 AM
More than a third of Baltimore neighborhoods don't have ready access to healthy foods, leaving one in five residents to rely on high-fat, high-calorie meals from corner stores and carryout restaurants, a new assessment shows.
City, academic and nonprofit...
| Mar 2, 2012
The Learn to Live program of the Department of Health has a new healthful eating kit that features a free cookbook and tips that will help you select foods high in fiber and low in fat and sodium. Recipes are also quick, easy and...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:23 PM
The Caring Place, a downtown Allentown nonprofit that helps at-risk kids in the Lehigh Valley, has been innovative in finding ways to pay its bills as public dollars have shrunk.
The organization has become a landlord, renting floors if its building at...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 4:23 PM
The Morning Call Archives, Copyright 1992, The Morning Call Publication date: Sunday, April 26, 1992 WHEN TWO GUYS CAME TO TOWN, SUNDAY SHOPPING WAS BORN by Frank Whelan of The Morning Call Allentown in 1957 was the last place in America that might have...