| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:10 AM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler is giving voters a preview of next week's campaign kickoff by releasing a video portraying him as the candidate of ideas – and lacrosse — in the 2014 gubernatorial race.
In a video posted to...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 8:25 AM
As a new school year begins, the Howard County Public School System is launching a fresh effort to reach out to students and parents via social media, inside and outside the classroom.
The school board updated the school system's social media and...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Several thousand city residents got an early wake-up call Friday from Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake when a robocall for a back-to-school rally went out by mistake before 6 a.m.
"Just awoken by my own voice," Rawlings-Blake tweeted at 5:57 a.m. Friday....
| Aug 18, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Police told residents that a robbery crew responsible for 20 or more attacks in North Baltimore and other areas may have coordinated their crimes through social media, and used a route that led to a cash-for-cell phne kiosk in Towson.
The account comes...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:18 AM
We already knew that Adam Jones was the Orioles' undisputed king of Twitter, but now he can add ESPN.com blogger to his digital resume.
With Buster Olney taking vacation this week -- or at least as much of a vacation you can take as a baseball writer in...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Orioles center fielder Adam Jones is a dedicated tweeter. When he's not at the ballpark, he shares photos of his dynamic taste in food and his love for his dog Missy to his more than 133,000 followers on Twitter. He often offers clever short quips after...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:32 PM
This column begins with Jane Austen, the English author of corseted drawing room romances who wrote anonymously and in secret out of a sense of propriety. A woman in Regency England simply did not bring public attention to herself.
Thanks, at least in...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:13 AM
Orioles slugger Chris Davis closed his Twitter account before the Orioles' last series of the first half -- simply because he said social media wasn’t his thing.
“I gave it about a year. I told [PR director Monica Barlow] I’d try it...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:17 PM
A Columbia kitchen fire has displaced a family of three, according to Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue's Twitter account.
According to the Twitter account, units were clearing the scene located in the 7900 block of Brightwind Court shortly...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:18 AM
The last Raw before SummerSlam gave the WWE audience exactly what we want heading into an upcoming pay-per-view -- something to look forward to in almost every match.
John Cena and Daniel Bryan continued their compelling back and forth on the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Think of it as the graying of social media.
Mom and dad — even the grandparents — are flocking to Facebook, and for the same reason the kids do. Connections.
A report from the Pew Research Center found that 72 percent of adults who use the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Once WWE's video game licensing deal with Take Two was officially announced, and that WWE would be part of the "2K" series, announcements started to roll in.
The first one was monumental: The Ultimate Warrior would be a playable character in the...