Business, Politics

Councilwoman Bevins attends Alliance Franchise Brands grand opening

Councilwoman Cathy Bevins on Friday attended the Grand Opening of the new Alliance Franchise Brands Sign & Graphics Division new location on Crossroads Circle in Middle River. Story continues below “I could not be happier that another new business is coming to Middle River.” Said Councilwoman Cathy Bevins. “So many great high paying jobs have flocked to Rt.43, I am …


Business, Entertainment

Pooles Island Brewing Company coming soon to Middle River

UPDATE: The new brewery is now open for business. Original story below… —— A new craft brewery will soon be opening its doors in the Middle River area. The Baltimore County Board of Liquor License Commissioners on Monday approved a new liquor license for Pooles Island Brewing Company. The new brewery, owned by Roger Bedard Jr., David Cahlander, and Monica …


State designates Essex as Maryland Sustainable Community

Essex is now qualified to apply for State funding for projects leading to increased economic, transportation and housing choices, and environmental improvements. The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development has awarded Essex the designation of Maryland Sustainable Community, based on an application submitted in April by the Baltimore County Department of Planning, the Eastern Baltimore County Task Force, and …

Kamenetz statue to be built at Greenleigh at Crossroads

Kevin Kamenetz will be memorialized with a statue and a park named in his honor at Greenleigh at Crossroads. The Baltimore Business Journal reports that the announcement was made at an event on Wednesday marking the halfway point in the $750 million development. The late Baltimore County Executive died of a heart attack on May 10 at 61 years of …

Macy’s Backstage opening at White Marsh Mall, Thai Rainbow opening at Greenleigh at Crossroads

A new store and a new restaurant will be coming to the area later in 2018. Macy’s Backstage; White Marsh Mall Macy’s will welcome the Baltimore area’s first Macy’s Backstage to its location in White Marsh Mall, on Saturday, June 2nd. Macy’s Backstage offers fashion-loving customers another way to shop at their favorite store by providing a store-within-store shopping experience …

White Marsh Marriott SpringHill Suites hotel opens at Greenleigh at Crossroads

White Marsh Marriott Springhill Suites, a four-story 120-room hotel contained within Greenleigh at Crossroads, the next development phase of Baltimore Crossroads, is now operational in the 1,000-acre mixed-use business community situated in the White Marsh area of Baltimore County. Middle River Hotel Partners, LLP is the development group and owner of the hotel, which will be managed by USA Management …

Councilwoman Bevins heralds success of local business at Chesapeake Chamber of Commerce event

Councilwoman Cathy Bevins exalted the success of small and local businesses in the Sixth Council District at the Chesapeake Gateway Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon on Wednesday. While addressing members of the chamber, Councilwoman Bevins spoke about the importance of local businesses and the Council’s efforts to support those businesses. “Local businesses are extremely important to local government. Not only …

St. John Properties awards tax reform bonuses to 180 employees

St. John Properties Inc. announced on Wednesday plans to award a one-time cash bonus of $1,500 to their employees. The bonus is in response to the recent passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. “After our review of the anticipated advantages of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, we are pleased to be able to …