| May 18, 2012
| 5:44 PM
State Del. Pat McDonough, who stirred controversy this week when he said "roving mobs of black youth" terrorize Baltimore, shrugged off criticism Friday that he is using shock tactics to raise his political profile.
McDonough, a Republican who represents...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 10:50 AM
WBAL radio will launch its new post-Ron-Smith lineup Monday, and it will feature more news and less daytime talk, according to Dave Hill, program director for WBAL and FM sister station 98 Rock.
"Maryland's Morning News" will now run for five hours...
| May 22, 2012
| 6:32 AM
State Del. Pat McDonough's news release alleging that "black youth mobs terrorize" downtown Baltimore has certainly set off a firestorm of debate. But what about the nature of that discussion, particularly as it relates to race?
Without an inclusive,...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:54 PM
In a city where new bands pop up every week, you have to find a way to stand out — especially if you're a cover band.
But for the Bellevederes, finding a niche in the old-school music scene seemed almost effortless. Wanting a name representing...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
He may plug the middle of the Ravens' offensive line, but Matt Birk's life has always been more off-center.
In high school, Birk went out for the golf team before trying football. The road to the pros took him through Harvard. And, after signing his...
| May 26, 2012
| 12:30 PM
After reading Dan Rodricks' column on Thursday ("Conflicting realities collide downtown," May 24), I felt compelled to speak for myself and many others residing in the suburbs.
Yes, too many of us avoid going into the city to enjoy it's many cultural and...
| May 24, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will spend part of his Memorial Day holiday at the NBC studio in Northwest Washington for an appearance on Meet the Press.
O'Malley is billed as an "influential" member of the Democratic party, and he's set to debate former...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
A moody tavern. An extraordinary cocktail. The easy lapping of bay water against the banks of the Inner Harbor. Duckpin lanes. Old Bay. Art in an otherwise empty storefront. For all of these things, and for so many more, people love Baltimore. People feel...
| May 27, 2012
| 7:31 AM
For close observers of MD Gov. Martin O'Malley, the most interesting part of his 17 minute segment this morning on Meet the Press came at the end.
Host David Gregory revealed there was "a reason" that he asked both O'Malley and Newt Gingrich, a failed...
| May 29, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Blaine Young, the Republican president of the Frederick County Board of Commissioners, has taken a step toward a possible run for governor in 2014 by launching a fund-raising committee.
Young, 40, was elected in 2010 as part of a conservative...
| May 30, 2012
| 9:36 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley, continuing to build on his high national profile as head of the Democratic Governors Association, will travel to Wisconsin Thursday to campaign for the challenger in the effort to recall Republican Gov. Scott Walker.
| Jul 29, 2011
Sunday, July 31
'Language of Angels' Show runs through Saturday, Aug. 6, at the Bowie Playhouse, 16500 Whitemarsh Park Drive in Bowie. Showtimes are 2 p.m. Sunday and 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday. Tickets are $17, $12 for seniors and students and are available...