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the greene turtle

Aug 14, 2016

Greene Turtle goes from shore favorite to franchising success

Forty years ago, Ocean City looked a lot different than it does today. The Bay Bridge was still new, the high-rise condominiums were just being built and the Baltimore Colts made regular appearances at the beach town. Now, the Ravens have replaced the Colts, and a plethora of high-rise options in Ocean City, but one […]

Aug 21, 2013

Tense moments color nearly 6-hour Board of Public Works meeting

Gov. Martin O'Malley did not appear to enjoy himself during a nearly six hour meeting of the Board of Public Works on Wednesday.

Mar 16, 2012

Another apartment getting ready to launch at Locust Point

At the city’s emerging new hotspot, Locust Point, the new apartments and retail at McHenry Row are filling with tenants and retailers. Spies there say about six of the 250 apartments in the development are being rented each week, with tenants paying rents that average nearly $2,600 a month for a two-bedroom pad. The development […]

Jan 27, 2012

St. John to build strip mall on Timonium Road

St. John Properties has announced the purchase of a one-acre parcel at 56 Timonium Road for redevelopment into 10,000-square-foot retail strip mall. Known as Timonium Exchange, the site is configured to hold a medley of tenants with businesses ranging from 1,500 to 4,500 square feet. St. John said this week that it plans is to […]

Jul 4, 2011

Seacrets ready to go national

In 1988, Ocean City native Leighton Moore opened a small bayside bar he called Seacrets. It was supposed to be for locals only and a secret to the hundreds of thousands of visitors to the resort town. The secret didn’t last long. “It was a marketing technique,” Moore said. “Most people around here can’t keep […]

Sep 20, 2010

Greene Turtle faces class-action suit

A federal judge has conditionally certified a class of former employees of The Greene Turtle who are alleging unpaid overtime and regular wages. Lawyers for two employees and the restaurant chain are scheduled for a conference call Wednesday with U.S. District Court Judge Catherine C. Blake to discuss a notice form for other employees to […]

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