A 22-year-old woman is in Howard County police custody following an ugly altercation last week at the Columbia Mall.
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This summer the Mall in Columbia is welcoming four new retailers to its 70,000-square-foot open-air plaza, renovated and expanded in the fall of last year. Women’s clothing stores Anthropologie and Talbots will join Maggiano’s Little Italy and wine and grill bar Seasons 52 in laying down stakes at the Howard County shopping center.
These new openings are the second phase of the renovation at the Mall in Columbia, but they are only the beginning of the city’s three-decade plan to “develop 13 million square feet of retail, commercial, residential, hotel and cultural space.”
Don’t tell Columbia that the age of brick-and-mortar shopping is over. It’s no use. The Mall in Columbia — catchy, huh? — is opening up 70,000-square-foot (30,000 redeveloped; 40,000 added) “open-air lifestyle center and streetscape” that will eventually host 15 to 20 new restaurateurs and retailers.
Two retailers will open shop in November: Lingerie and beauty store Soma Intimates and “Italian market and art-dealer” (what?) Secolari.