There are a couple of common analogies for startups wooing potential investors, said entrepreneur Brian Razzaque — it's like herding cats, or getting one lemming to lead the others. Most investors are wary of bankrolling an unproven company without someone else's seal of approval.
Sixteen years ago, then-City Councilman Martin O'Malley chose the intersection of Harford Road and The Alameda in Clifton Park to announce his candidacy for mayor of Baltimore.
About 500 people were confined to their homes in Maryland City for about an hour and a half Saturday morning because a 45-foot trailer was leaking sulfuric acid, Anne Arundel County fire officials said.
Temperatures surged to 91 degrees Thursday afternoon at Baltimore's point of record, the first time they surpassed the 90-degree mark in nearly nine months.
Temperatures could approach 90 degrees Thursday afternoon, potentially helping to fuel afternoon storms.
A severe storm watch across Central Maryland was canceled a few hours before its 7 p.m. expiration, after a band of storms brought some damaging winds to northern Baltimore County.
U.S. government forecasters are predicting at least half a dozen tropical cyclones will form in the Atlantic this year, though it's possible El Niño will prevent any of them from becoming major hurricanes.
A muggy, stormy week is forecast for the last week of May in Baltimore, with highs pushing 90 degrees and frequent thunderstorm chances.