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Oct 9, 2014

Playoffs pay off

Local businesses are looking to reap the profits from baseball in October.

Sep 2, 2013

Businesses see boost when O’s play in October

The Orioles are in the hunt for October again, and city businesses are buzzing, with many expecting increased traffic after last year’s surprise playoff run brought in more customers.

Oct 3, 2012

O’s bring O’Malley, Franchot together

As the Orioles prepare for a Wednesday night game oozing with American League playoff implications, a pair of prominent Maryland Democrats showed the unifying power of a successful professional sports team.

Jan 16, 2012

Caravans are forming to follow the Ravens

Before the Baltimore Ravens kicked off Sunday, Marc Komins drafted an email selling a package of tickets, hotel rooms and seats aboard Superior Tours buses bound for Boston for the Jan. 22 American Football Conference championship game. “When it looked like it would become official,” he said of the Ravens’ gritty 20-13 victory over the […]

Jan 13, 2012

Photo of the Day – Bullish on the Ravens

Check out a slideshow of our past Photos of the Day from The Daily Record’s staff photographers. We also have a SmugMug page, where you can purchase photos taken by The Daily Record staff

Jan 13, 2012

Last-minute buyers get better Ravens playoff ticket deals

Ravens-Texans playoff ticket prices on StubHub, an online ticket marketplace, have come down 25 to 30 percent since the start of the week, company spokesperson Joellen Ferrer said Friday afternoon. “The reason for the price drop is not a lack of demand, but it’s more a function of the marketplace in that tickets are a […]

Jan 12, 2012

An early kickoff to a Ravens’ weekend

Want to get an early start on playoff weekend? Head over to Alonso’s on West Cold Spring Lane  on Friday morning between 6 and 10 a.m. for “Bacon & Beer: The Playoff Edition!” The restaurant will be home to the annual 98 Rock event, hosted by Mickey, Amelia and Spiegel. The event was held last year […]

Jan 12, 2012

Ravens’ home game could generate $25M in local spending

The wings are piling up, the beer is flowing in and the wallets are coming out as Baltimoreans prepare for their football team’s first home playoff game in five years. When the Baltimore Ravens take on the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday, it will be the 11th time the team will have […]

Jan 11, 2012

Ravens and soil and sweatshirts, oh my

Have a computer virus and an itching for a new Baltimore Ravens hoodie? There’s a business in town that can fix both. Raven Zone, owned by Ken Breeden, specializes in Ravens merchandise and has two locations in Maryland. A computer guy for two decades, Breeden has a Computer Repair of Baltimore shop in each of […]

Jan 10, 2012

Ravens’ success trickling down in surprising ways

While it’s no shock that retailers selling Baltimore Ravens apparel and merchandise are seeing soaring sales in the week leading up to the team’s first home playoff game in five years, it may be surprising to know that even a local restaurant and bar supplies company is seeing increased business. Tony DePalo, president and CEO […]

Jan 3, 2012

Ravens celebrate playoffs by painting the town purple

The Baltimore Ravens spray-painting crew was out again Tuesday morning decorating Federal Hill and War Memorial Plaza in front of City Hall with the team logo in celebration of making the playoffs. Crews will also spray small logos on sidewalks and streets in various locations over the next two weeks.

Jan 3, 2012

Ravens to collect fan letters at purple mailboxes

Baltimore Ravens fans can now drop off letters to the team in purple mailboxes at a number of Giant Food stores in the state. The team kicked off the promotion Tuesday as it prepares to head into the playoffs. Letters in the “Baltimore Ravens Postal Service” boxes will be taken to the team’s Owings Mills […]

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