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By Nick Madigan, The Baltimore Sun | October 2, 2010
Baltimore County police have arrested and charged two people in the stabbing of a 21-year-old man Monday in Woodlawn's Security Square Mall. Andre A. Wright, a student at North American Trade School, was assaulted by two people who had attempted to rob him earlier in the day, police said. Wright, who lives in East Baltimore, was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was released Thursday. One of the suspects, Roland Clayton, 27, of Ridgehill Avenue in West Baltimore, was arrested Wednesday.
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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun | January 25, 2014
There have been shootings at shopping malls over the years in Baltimore and across the country. But incidents like the one Saturday in Columbia - inside the mall and near large crowds - are relatively rare. Jan. 25, 2014 : A gunman and two employees of a Zumiez store are killed inside the Mall in Columbia. Dec. 15, 2013: A lawyer is gunned down during a carjacking in the parking lot of the Mall at Short Hills in Paramus, N.J. Dec. 11, 2012: Wearing tactical clothing and a hockey mask, Jacob Tyler Roberts, 22, killed himself and two other people at the Clackamas Town Center outside Portland, Ore. Dec. 19, 2011 : A 19-year-old man was shot and killed outside Towson Town Center.
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By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | September 29, 2012
A man was shot late Friday in the parking lot of Security Square Mall, police said. Police found the man shortly after 11 p.m. at the entrance to the parking lot suffering from at least one gunshot wound. A preliminary investigation shows that the man was shot after two groups began to argue. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police have one person in custody. No charges have been filed. ywenger@baltsun.com twitter.com/yvonnewenger
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By Donna M. Owens, For The Baltimore Sun | August 18, 2013
Long before he became a Grammy-winning songwriter and hip-hop music mogul, before he reached millionaire status and before he began to hobnob with the likes of Oprah, Nelson Mandela and Barack Obama, Kevin Liles was a kid growing up in a West Baltimore rowhouse. "My parents were teenagers. My [biological] father left when I was 2," said Liles, 45, who lived in his grandparent's rowhouse on Presstman Street before the family moved to Baltimore County. "But no matter where you are in life, God can give you the foundation for something greater.
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By Arthur Hirsch, The Baltimore Sun | September 27, 2010
Baltimore County Police are investigating the stabbing of a 21-year-old trade school student Monday morning at Security Square Mall in Woodlawn. Lt. Janet Ensor said the man, who was a student at North American Trade Schools, located at the mall, was stabbed twice in the back about 11 a.m. Monday and was taken for treatment to Maryland Shock Trauma Center. She declined to identify the victim but said he was from an East Northern Parkway neighborhood near Loch Raven Boulevard. Lt. Robert McCullough, a police spokesman, said the victim and one suspect had gotten into a fight before the stabbing took place.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | September 30, 2012
Baltimore County Police have arrested a 17-year-old Woodlawn boy in the shooting of a man near Security Square Mall on Friday night. Rickey Jerome Freeman, of the 7500 block of Reserve Circle, has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and with using a firearm in the commission of a violent crime, police said. Freeman allegedly shot the man, who has not been identified, on Security Boulevard near the entrance to the mall after an argument broke out between two groups, police said.
BUSINESS
August 20, 1997
Security Square Mall could be on the verge of change as a result of its purchase in May by Capital Investment Associates, a real estate developer and management firm.Capital has hired Hicks & Rotner Retail Inc. of Towson as its exclusive leasing agent for the 1.1 million-square-foot mall in Woodlawn.Hicks & Rotner is conducting a marketing study to look at the mix of shops and the areas the mall draws shoppers from, said Scott Yurow of Hicks and Rotner.One hole will have to be filled quickly when F. W. Woolworth moves out of its 62,000-square-foot space at Security.
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By Gus G. Sentementes and Gus G. Sentementes,SUN STAFF | June 13, 2001
J. C. Penney Co., one of the nation's largest department store and catalog companies, said yesterday that it will close its outlet store at Security Square Mall in western Baltimore County by Aug. 11 and lay off 175 employees. The Security Square store is Penney's 42nd store closing this year and its fourth outlet store to shut down, said spokesman Tim Lyons. The company will attempt to place employees at its four other area stores. The store closing is part of a restructuring strategy that Penney's chairman and chief executive, Allen I. Questrom, announced in January to keep the company competitive.
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By Lorraine Mirabella and Lorraine Mirabella,SUN STAFF | May 8, 1998
As part of a $2 million renovation and image makeover, Security Square Mall announced new leases yesterday with eight retailers, among them the Sports Zone, a sports apparel and footwear store expanding into the Baltimore market, and Super Kids, a specialty children's store making a temporary mall location permanent.Mall owner Capitol Investment Associates has begun changing the merchant mix to better compete with newer, more upscale malls in the region.By fall, the mall also will get a redesigned food court centered around a huge jukebox, to add to remodeled restrooms and new signage, landscaping and security cameras.
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By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun | August 21, 2012
Baltimore County and the Kevin Liles for a Better Baltimore Foundation will host a back-to-school festival Saturday in Woodlawn. The event is scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. at Security Square Mall. It will focus on families with low to moderate incomes. Features will include educational games, entertainment, free haircuts and school supplies, and information on college and career options. The county's health department will provide free immunizations for children who qualify for the Vaccines for Children program.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | September 30, 2012
Baltimore County Police have arrested a 17-year-old Woodlawn boy in the shooting of a man near Security Square Mall on Friday night. Rickey Jerome Freeman, of the 7500 block of Reserve Circle, has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and with using a firearm in the commission of a violent crime, police said. Freeman allegedly shot the man, who has not been identified, on Security Boulevard near the entrance to the mall after an argument broke out between two groups, police said.
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By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | September 29, 2012
A man was shot late Friday in the parking lot of Security Square Mall, police said. Police found the man shortly after 11 p.m. at the entrance to the parking lot suffering from at least one gunshot wound. A preliminary investigation shows that the man was shot after two groups began to argue. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police have one person in custody. No charges have been filed. ywenger@baltsun.com twitter.com/yvonnewenger
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By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun | August 21, 2012
Baltimore County and the Kevin Liles for a Better Baltimore Foundation will host a back-to-school festival Saturday in Woodlawn. The event is scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. at Security Square Mall. It will focus on families with low to moderate incomes. Features will include educational games, entertainment, free haircuts and school supplies, and information on college and career options. The county's health department will provide free immunizations for children who qualify for the Vaccines for Children program.
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By John-John Williams IV, The Baltimore Sun | May 24, 2012
Long before the throngs of audience members generate "oohs" and "ahhs," the staff of the UniverSoul Circus begins to craft its unusual performances, spending months combing the globe for fresh acts. The result includes performers such as the Shaolin Kung Fu acrobats from China and hip-hop contortionists from Guinea. With this array of international talent, it's fitting that this year's tour has been entitled "US. " "In our mind, when you come to UniverSoul, you see a culture that really mirrors society," said Paula Murphy, executive vice president of the traveling circus, which performs at Security Square Mall through Sunday.
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By Timothy B. Wheeler and Baltimore Sun reporter | May 1, 2011
Three people were stabbed and a man was shot in separate incidents Saturday night and early Sunday in Baltimore County, a police spokesman said. The stabbings occurred around 11:30 p.m. in the 3600 block of Florida Road off Liberty Road, after a disturbance broke out at a carnival being held at Security Square Mall. All three stabbing victims were taken to local hospitals with nonfatal wounds, the police spokesman said. The spokesman provided no information on the victims' identities, and said police had no suspects.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | November 29, 2010
Baltimore County police have arrested a Toys 'R' Us store manager and her boyfriend suspected of stealing money from a location at Security Square Mall in Woodlawn Saturday morning. Tamara Mickey, 34, and Matthew Domonick Wells, 31, both of Baltimore, were arrested Saturday and both charged with grand theft. Mickey faces an additional charge of false statement to a police officer, according to police. Mickey called Baltimore County Police to report a robbery at 8 a.m. Saturday.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | November 29, 2010
Baltimore County police have arrested a Toys 'R' Us store manager and her boyfriend suspected of stealing money from a location at Security Square Mall in Woodlawn Saturday morning. Tamara Mickey, 34, and Matthew Domonick Wells, 31, both of Baltimore, were arrested Saturday and both charged with grand theft. Mickey faces an additional charge of false statement to a police officer, according to police. Mickey called Baltimore County Police to report a robbery at 8 a.m. Saturday.
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By Lorraine Mirabella and Lorraine Mirabella,SUN STAFF | January 14, 1998
Less than a year after buying Security Square mall, its owners have begun breathing new life into an aging center struggling to compete with newer, more upscale malls in the region.Capitol Investment Associates, a Chevy Chase-based owner of retail and residential properties, hopes to remake the 25-year-old mall in appearance and image, starting with $2 million in renovations.The mall will soon get a redesigned food court centered around a huge jukebox, along with remodeled restrooms, additional signage and a fresher overall look.
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By Julie Scharper, The Baltimore Sun | November 27, 2010
A Toys 'R' Us employee at Security Square Mall in Woodlawn helped rob her own store Saturday morning, according to Baltimore County police. Police had previously report that the incident was an armed robbery committed at about 8:15 a.m., but mall security cameras show that a male suspect was working with a female store employee who is now in police custody, said Frank Meyer, general manager of Security Square Mall. "Our security cameras showed that it was an inside job," he said.
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By Nick Madigan, The Baltimore Sun | October 2, 2010
Baltimore County police have arrested and charged two people in the stabbing of a 21-year-old man Monday in Woodlawn's Security Square Mall. Andre A. Wright, a student at North American Trade School, was assaulted by two people who had attempted to rob him earlier in the day, police said. Wright, who lives in East Baltimore, was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was released Thursday. One of the suspects, Roland Clayton, 27, of Ridgehill Avenue in West Baltimore, was arrested Wednesday.
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