Bel Air business comings and goings

First the goings. You might have noticed Spenceola Antiques in the Rock Spring Shopping Center is gone. It's kind of the end of a era. Whenever my mother came to visit, she always made...

Why I hate getting new appliances

Old appliances are like old friends -- in my case, very old friends. They're usually there for me, cooling my food, washing my clothes. Occasionally, they let me down and we have...

New Forest Hill Kohl’s to open Sept. 26

I just noticed a sign at the corner of Rock Spring Rd. and Osborne Pkwy. announcing that the Kohl's they're busy building there will open September 26 2010. It says a Grand Opening is...

The new Mars grocery in Bel Air opens 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16

The new Mars grocery store in Bel Air opens at 9 a.m. tomorrow, Nov. 16. The company's website says free items will go to the first 300 customers in the stores every day from...

Bel Air News & Views does Hampden’s Miracle on 34th Street

You've heard about it. You've seen it on TV. You've thought about going to see it. It's Hampden's very own Miracle on 34th Street. This Baltimore neighborhood block has been lighting up Griswold-style since...

Small business Saturday Nov. 26 promotes shopping locally this holiday season

  Downtown Bel Air and downtown Havre de Grace are participating in the national Small Business Saturday event Nov. 26 designed to encourage local shopping during the holiday season. Downtown Bel Air businesses will be offering promotions...