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Freeze warning issued again, putting early fruit crops at risk

Freeze warning issued again, putting early fruit crops at risk

A freeze warning is again in effect across the region for early Thursday morning, prompting calls to protect vulnerable plants and stoking worries over the health of local orchards.

Volunteer firefighter returns to work after amputation

It's a typical scene at fire departments everywhere: lockers lining the garage, with coats hanging and boots at the ready for quick changes when an emergency calls.

New city liquor board executive named

Baltimore's liquor board commissioners said Wednesday they've hired an experienced administrator to run the troubled agency.

Sun coverage: Boston Marathon bombings

Sun coverage: Boston Marathon bombings

Read our coverage of Marylanders affected by the Boston Marathon events on April 15, 2013 and events that followed.

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David A. Wagner, port official, dies

David A. Wagner, former deputy secretary of the Maryland Department of Transportation who later...

O'Malley fundraising takes a pause in first quarter

Gov. Martin O'Malley, who has said he is considering a run for president in 2016, will report...

Maryland Zoo aids in snowy owl rehab | VIDEO

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore had been tracking the migration of North American snowy owls to...

Mizeur would legalize physician-assisted suicide

Del. Heather R. Mizeur promised to push for a law allowing physician-assisted suicide in Maryland if...

Harford teacher of year stresses kindness, hard work among his students

Lawrence Jehnert considers being named Harford County Public Schools Teacher of the Year to be a...

Man found dead of gunshot wound in Johns Hopkins Hospital bathroom

A man entered Johns Hopkins Hospital with a gun early Tuesday morning and is believed to have...

Good Friday schedule and closings

This schedule will be in effect Friday, April 18:

Six rescued from Magothy River after boat sank

Six people were rescued from the cold, choppy Magothy River on Sunday evening after their small boat...

Baltimore County hosts compost bin, rain barrel sale

Baltimore County will hold its annual compost bin and rain barrel sale May 3, officials said...

Group with local ties wins battle to buy 1st Mariner

In a surprising reversal, last week's losing bidder for 1st Mariner Bank got approval Tuesday to buy...

Residents sue landlord, security firms at troubled city apartments

Residents at a notorious subsidized housing complex in West Baltimore sued their landlord and two...

Investment in Baltimore, beyond our expectations

New apartments, Lord Baltimore renovation evidence belief in the city.

Hogan posts strong fundraising in GOP campaign for governor

Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan has emerged as a major force in his party's chase for...

Gansler proposes eliminating state prosecutor's office

Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler is proposing to eliminate the state prosecutor's...

Health exchange continues to enroll consumers in insurance

Almost 18,680 people asked for more time to sign up for insurance through the state's health...

Charm City Tribe restoring tradition to Baltimore's young Jewish community

Following religious values taught as a youth can be difficult for many when entering adulthood,...

Cherry blossoms help MARC set weekend ridership record

A total of 13,338 people rode MARC trains along the Penn Line this weekend, setting a record for the...

One dead in York Road double stabbing

One male victim was killed and another remains in critical condition after a fight led to them being...

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Marjorie B. 'Midge' Price, homemaker

Marjorie B. 'Midge' Price, homemaker

Marjorie B. "Midge" Price, a homemaker and singer who had been a professional photographer, died April 8 of Alzheimer's disease at...

Raymond E. Callegary, attorney

Raymond E. Callegary, attorney

Raymond Ernest Callegary, an attorney who practiced in downtown Baltimore for nearly 60 years, died of a brain hemorrhage Saturday at Stella...

E. Brent Snodgrass, PR executive

E. Brent Snodgrass, PR executive

E. Brent Snodgrass, who had been Bethlehem Steel Corp.'s regional director of public and political affairs and later established a Florida...

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Dan Rodricks

Dan Rodricks

Investment in Baltimore, beyond our expectations - April 15, 2014 - The grand news that Questar Properties wants to build a landmark 43-story apartment building on the site of the old McCormick spice...

Jacques Kelly

Jacques Kelly

Center for at-risk youths housed in Brooklyn landmark - March 7, 2014 - I crossed the Patapsco River and arrived in Brooklyn in search of the Chesapeake Center for Youth Development. It was not hard to spot...