Monday, February 4, 2013
In honor of the Ravens' Super Bowl win, General Motors Baltimore Operations plant lit up its water tower.
Purple pride is everywhere around Baltimore. But right here in White Marsh, even corporations are getting involved. In honor of the Super Bowl win, General Motors Baltimore Operations plant lit up its water tower in Ravens purple. Special thanks to Mary Ann Brown, plant communications manager, for submitting the photo. Load your photos of Ravens pride to the gallery, and tell us how you celebrated in the comments.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Prometric is expected to bring 250 jobs to Baltimore County.
A testing company's global hub is expected to open in White Marsh by early June 2013, Baltimore County government announced Wednesday. Prometric is slated to construct its new 60,000-square-foot Global Operations Center of Excellence at 7941 Corporate Dr. The facility comes at a $12 million investment cost and is expected to bring 250 jobs to Baltimore County, with workers flocking in from Minnesota and other parts of Maryland. The company currently employs about 450 workers across the state, according to a news release. Prometric is a worldwide source for technology-driven assessments, offering more than 10 million tests annually in more than 160 countries. Services range from health care certification exams to competency assessments in …
Monday, January 14, 2013
Fans may have a hard time finding signed Ray Lewis items this playoff season.
When it comes to sports memorabilia, Great Moments at The Avenue at White Marsh lines their walls and shelves with it. But don't expect to simply drop in for a something signed by outgoing Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis. As his 17th season draws to a close, all things memorializing the Baltimore legend are flying off the shelves. After pulling off an unlikely win in their NFL divisional playoff game in Denver, Lewis' farewell tour will make at least one more stop: next Sunday at in Foxborough, MA, meeting the New England Patriots with the AFC championship and a trip to the Super Bowl on the line. As of last week, the last of the store's signed photo canvases of Lewis—priced at about $300—sold out, according to manager P.J. Tebin. Signed …
Thursday, January 3, 2013
A grand opening celebration is expected following the soft opening on Jan. 7.
The wait is almost over. Buca di Beppo, an Italian chain restaurant, is expected to open on the lower level of White Marsh Mall on Monday, Jan. 7. But don't expect much fanfare on its first day—a grand opening celebration is expected on a later, yet-to-be-determined date, according to a representative of the mall, which is located at 8200 Perry Hall Boulevard. The mall first announced in February 2012 that Buca di Beppo would fill the 6,944-square-foot space left vacant by the former Lin's China Buffet. Initially, the Italian restaurant was projected to open in spring 2012 and then fall 2012, according to announcements on the mall's website. Buca di Beppo first began hiring workers in November. The restaurant chain has 86 locations …
Thursday, October 4, 2012
The free walk-in clinic will be available on Oct. 8.
The mall can be a great place to stock up on seasonal items—hats, coats, shoes—but what about your annual flu shot? Between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Oct. 8 at 8200 Perry Hall Boulevard, White Marsh Mall plans to offer free flu shots administered by St. Joseph Medical Center. The seasonal influenza vaccine for 2012-2013 will include protection against the H1N1 virus. The free walk-in clinic does not require reservations and is available to anyone 9 or older. Anyone between 9 and 17 will require a parent or guardian's signature, according to a statement released by the mall. St. Joseph staff also plan to provide tips on staying healthy through cold and flu season. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention encourages everyone 6 months and …
Monday, July 2, 2012
The ticket discount continues only until Monday night.
Patch is always on the lookout for local deals. If you're planning on going to the Piccadilly Circus at White Marsh Mall, but don't want to pay full price—check out this Groupon, continuing only until the night of July 2. For $34, Groupon buyers get The Piccadilly Circus plans to bring its show to 8200 Perry Hall Boulevard July 18-22. Here are a few of the attractions promised under the 80-foot theater tent: Show times will be 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday; and 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday, a circus representative told Patch. Ticket discounts are also available through the circus. They are regularly $32 per adult or $11 per child. Buy one, get one free, …
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Piccadilly Circus has scheduled several shows outside the mall this summer.
The old-fashioned big top is coming to White Marsh Mall this summer. Piccadilly Circus recently announced plans to bring its show to 8200 Perry Hall Boulevard, July 18-22. Here are a few of the attractions promised under the 80-foot theater tent: Show times will be 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday; and 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday, a circus representative said. Tickets are $32 per adult or $11 per child. Buy one, get one free, and free children's tickets can found by calling 877-373-0477 or by visiting the circus website. Would you take your family to the circus? Tell us what you think about the attractions in the comments.
Thursday, May 24, 2012
Interior and exterior updates have already begun at the 30-year-old shopping center.
White Marsh Mall's iconic steel arches are coming down and new signs and lighting are going up—but that isn't the only update planned for the 30-year-old shopping center. Fresh coats of paint, new energy-efficient lighting, skylight treatments and new furniture in the food court, in addition to several new businesses, are also part of the mall's so-called "refresh," mall management recently announced. Planned and recently opened restaurants include Red Robin, R&R Taqueria, Charley’s Grilled Subs, Yolavie Premium Frozen Yogurt, The Greene Turtle and Buca di Beppo. Cajun Café & Grill and G’lato d’Italia are also expected to be remodeled. New retailers, including SKECHERS, Mattress Warehouse, Deb Shops and the return of the Boscov’s …
Sunday, May 13, 2012
Between 3,000 and 4,000 people were expected to attend the event.
Share your photos from Rock the Block, outside White Marsh Mall on Saturday. Are you a Christian rock fan? Did you or your organization support this event? Tell us in the comments.
Friday, May 11, 2012
Between 3,000 and 4,000 people are expected to attend.
A major Christian rock event is coming to White Marsh Mall this Saturday—free of charge and open to the community. Located in the Boscov’s parking lot at 8200 Perry Hall Blvd., Rock the Block runs from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on May 12. Officers at the White Marsh precinct said they plan to assist in directing traffic during the show and festival, expected to draw between 3,000 and 4,000 people. A mall press release describes the event: Rock the Block is not a conventional event but a high-energy experience incorporating music and multimedia that encourages everyone to be involved. There are rappers that entertain and lasers and lights swirl overhead while drama, dance, and videos spread messages of love, hope and character. Rock the Block …