Apr 24, 2011

Plan for new Gino's in Towson triggers memories, hunger

(Towson Times) When Lawrence Maykrantzen, president of St. John Properties, announced this month that Gino's will be returning to Towson, he struck a chord that resonated.
In a different place and with a slightly different name, Gino's Burgers and Chicken will open this summer in the Maryland Executive Park, located near the intersection of Joppa Road and LaSalle Road and owned and being developed by St. John.
"Securing this lease, with the realization that we will soon have a hot Gino's Giant in our hands, along with some fries, is like going back into time to enjoy our days as youngsters growing up in Baltimore," Maykrantzen said.
The name Gino's is synonymous with football, the 1960s and hamburgers. Continued