Colored eggs are Easter tradition for Orthodox Christians

Colored eggs are Easter tradition for some

On Sunday morning, as Christians in the region and around the world take part in the Easter traditions they enjoy, an observer might be tempted to ask: How do the ways they celebrate the holiday reflect its meaning?

After confrontation, Red Sox have last word in crucial 7th inning of 4-2 win vs. Orioles

No punches were thrown, but Boston struck back on the field, snapping the Orioles' three-game winning streak.

Thousands pelted with color at 5K run

Saturday marked Baltimore's third Color Run, an event that bills itself as "the happiest 5K on the planet."

Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez working on more 'aggressive' mechanics

Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez working on more 'aggressive' mechanics

BOSTON — Since his last start a week ago, Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez has made several visits to the team’s video room, trying to figure out why he’s struggled in his first three starts as an Oriole.

Man shot in Baltimore County robbery attempt

Man shot in Baltimore County robbery attempt

A man was assaulted in an attempted robbery as he sat in his car in Windsor Mill Friday night, with two suspects shooting him as he tried to drive away, Baltimore County police said.

Preparing for your body for retirement

Preparing for your body for retirement

Donna Schramek is looking forward to retirement on the Eastern Shore. She loves the smell of the ocean, walking on the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.

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Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

Target recently picked up Oyin Handmade's hair care line, selling the Baltimore-made products in 140 stores around the country.

Easter brunch at Baltimore restaurants [Pictures]

Easter brunch at Baltimore restaurants [Pictures]

Our favorite Easter Sunday brunches are mostly buffet-style because we've found that's the best way for restaurants to manage the huge...

John Harbaugh statue joins 'Cradle of Coaches' at Miami University (Ohio)

John Harbaugh statue joins 'Cradle of Coaches' at Miami University (Ohio)

With a blinding sun and a mostly empty Yager Stadium at his back, Ravens coach John Harbaugh peered into a crowd that contained so many people he wanted to thank.

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Adoptable pets at Baltimore-area shelters [Pictures]

Here's a collection of a few of the dogs, cats and other critters in the Baltimore area who need homes. Be sure to check with the shelter before you go to verify that the animal you want is still there.

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Chicken Little science [Commentary]

Chicken Little science [Commentary]

The cult centered on "global warming" alarmism is getting hot under the collar. People seem to have stopped paying attention and polls show "climate change" barely registers on a list of voters' concerns.

Disadvantaged urban youth may be more likely to be problem gamblers

Disadvantaged urban youth may be more likely to be problem gamblers

Link found between gambling, other abuses among Baltimore's youth

What has Brown accomplished? [Letter]

I realize Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is now trying his darnedest not to be seen anywhere near the disastrous roll out of the Maryland health...

Schaller's column down on conservatives, as usual [Letter]

I was going to congratulate columnist Thomas F. Schaller, who I actually thought might write something in a recent column that didn't tear...

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