| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:19 PM
A smart, progressive event gets under way in Frederick County in about a week — a farm-to-fork promotion in 13 restaurants there. Starting Aug. 23, the participating establishments will offer home-grown food and wine; they'll buy enough products...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Eastern Shore and Western Maryland lawmakers joined Comptroller Peter Franchot on Thursday in calling for school to start after Labor Day.
The proposed change, hailed as a way to promote family time and extend the tourist season, would have a $74.3...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 8:51 AM
Most fans are ready for some high school football, but a lot of you will have to wait until after Labor Day to see your team in action. Public school teams cannot play until Sept. 6. Private school teams always kick off earlier and some got started last...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Summer may be winding down, but there are still a couple weekends left to get to the beach.
Even after Labor Day, Rehoboth has plenty of activities which don't involve sand or sun. Here are 10 things to do in Rehoboth for $20 or less.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:15 AM
I can't believe it's that time already — time to go back to school. I remember a favorite television commercial from a few years ago where they showed a parent dancing in the aisles of an office supply store while singing "It's the most wonderful...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:13 PM
The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra recently announced the extension of music director Jose-Luis Novo's contract for another five years, as well as the orchestra's 2013-2014 lineup, with five classical concerts plus a holiday program and a family concert....
| Jul 7, 2013
Mystics' Thibault becomes winningest coach in league history
Washington Mystics coach Mike Thibault became the winningest coach in WNBA with Saturday night's 62-59 win over the visiting Seattle Storm. Thibault surpassed Van Chancellor with his...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 10:55 PM
Fred Brungart of York, Pa., caught a Maryland record 38-inch, 24-pound Atlantic cod on May 31 out of Ocean City, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Service reported last week.
Brungart hooked the fish aboard the 80-foot headboat...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Whether the Grand Prix of Baltimore, which will be run for a third time this Labor Day weekend, can survive depends on two factors:
First, drawing and establishing fans of open-wheel racing during a time when the sport has struggled to keep people...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:15 AM
If you have recently driven past Chapelgate Presbyterian Church, at 2600 Marriottsville Road, you have probably noticed a sign announcing the arrival of a new preschool in fall 2013.
The facility currently houses Chapelgate Academy, a private school...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Once it restarts its speed camera program, Baltimore City won’t issue any automated speeding tickets on major school holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving, transportation officials say.
The new holiday policy is a change from the city’s...
| May 28, 2013
| 11:34 AM
Monday's NCAA men's Division I lacrosse final in Philadelphia was an exciting matchup of one of the sport's most storied teams, Syracuse, against Duke, an underdog that came back from a losing record early in the season (and a 5-0 deficit at the start...