| Feb 21, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Plans to begin weekly flights to Cuba from Baltimore have been pushed back to October because of lack of demand, the head of the travel company offering the service said Tuesday. The flights were to begin next month.
William Hauf, president of Tampa,...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Dr. Harry L. Knipp, whose family had been associated with family medicine in West Baltimore and Catonsville for 110 years and who treated generations of families, died Friday of an intestinal disease at his home in Hedgesville, W.Va.
The longtime Ten...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Paul C. Ergler Sr., a retired Martin-Marietta Corp. aeronautical engineer who later became a professor of business management at what is now Loyola University Maryland, died Sunday of cardiac arrest at Oak Crest Village.
The longtime Glen Arm resident...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 3:12 PM
Employment in the Baltimore area has held up better in the last few difficult years than it has in other, similar regions, thanks largely to the strength of the education, health care and government sectors, according to a new study.
The 2011 State of...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 9:48 AM
The Maryland Jockey Club today unveiled the 2012 Preakness logo for the 137th Preakness Stakes, the second leg of the Triple Crown, to be run May 19 at Pimlico Race Course.
The 2012 logo, in traditional Maryland colors of red, gold, and black, depicts...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 3:17 PM
Nancy H. Suerth, former owner of a commercial cleaning and janitorial services company who later established a casting and talent agency, died Dec. 8 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Edgewood...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 5:45 PM
A young man from Baltimore County was found dead Monday morning, buried by a coal shipment in central Florida, police said.
Christopher Francis Artes, 25, was found around 5 a.m. at Lakeland's City Power Plant by workers who were unloading coal from a...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 6:37 AM
As pockets of Towson endured a sixth day of stifling heat and no power, patience began to wane for BGE customers who still didn't know when their power would be turned back on.
"We keep hoping, but I think we're going to leave in the morning," Kati...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:17 PM
A group of Chesapeake High School alumni have banded together to create a scholarship fund in memory of William Norman, the school's long-retired first principal, who was killed this month in Florida.
The scholarship, which will be called the Dr. William...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 4:47 PM
William Norman, the retired first principal of Chesapeake High School in Pasadena, was found slain in a canal in Davie, Fla., and police said they have charged two teenagers with premeditated murder in his death.
Norman, 76, of Tampa, worked for 28 years...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 6:50 PM
When Timothy Scott Sherman shot and killed his mother and adoptive father while they slept, the case disturbed the normally quiet life in the small Harford County hamlet of Hickory.
A quarter-century later, another family murder has rocked the county, in...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 6:35 PM
A $900 million proposal to build a downtown sports and entertainment arena linked to an expanded Baltimore Convention Center would appeal to national and international convention planners seeking a "destination package" and could transform the city,...