| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:24 PM
An Odenton man who drowned in the Potomac River on Labor Day has been identified, Montgomery County police said.
Mark Moore, 22, was identified by police on Friday.
Search crews were called on Monday night for a possible drowning at the to Potomac...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Visitors can watch artists from the Mid-Atlantic region as they paint the old buildings and unique landscapes up and down the streets of the historic district during the fourth annual Paint It! Ellicott City.
The three days of painting begins Friday,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Fall schedule will run Sept. 19 to Dec. 31
The Maryland Jockey Club unveiled the 2013 Laurel Park fall schedule Tuesday after it was after it was approved by the Maryland Racing Commission at its monthly meeting. After a 14-week break,...
| Jun 26, 2013
Vacation Bible schools provide answers to prayer on hot summer days. Children receive welcomes in air cooled church halls, where Bible stories, games, crafts, activities and themed music feed their spirits while assorted refreshments feed their growing...
| Jul 20, 2013
Baltimore's reputation as a sports city continues to grow, thanks to the Super Bowl champion Ravens and the surging Orioles. It's also known for losing corporate headquarters, making it the largest U.S. city without a Fortune 500 company.
| Jul 27, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The 98-player tryout roster for the U.S. men's national team that will compete in the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse World Championship was announced during halftime of the Major League Lacrosse game between the Chesapeake Bayhawks and Denver...
| May 7, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Wow, Memorial Day weekend is just over two weeks away! The first place many of our neighbors think about when we mention summer is the neighborhood pool.
The West Arundel Swim Club, located at 259 Old Line Ave., is a private swim club nestled in the...
| Sep 1, 2013
Labor Day weekend — the annual celebration of the American worker and our last summer fling — seems also a fitting time to review the state of working Baltimore.
The facts are these:
•Baltimore City's unemployment rate, as of July, is...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:52 AM
For 53 years, the Hillcrest Swim Club has been — and continues to be — an oasis in the shimmering heat of the heart of summer.
The family-owned pool has built a loyal following, from its Harford Park neighbors to those who come from all over...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:01 PM
President Barack Obama on Friday proposed a 1 percent raise for civilian federal employees, a move that would end the pay freeze that has been in place for three years as policymakers sought to reduce budget deficits.
In a letter to congressional...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:18 AM
In August 2011, Baltimore singer/songwriter Adam Lempel finally realized he needed to get serious about his music. The epiphany came where many epiphanies occur — in a hospital bed.
"I ended up getting sick. I had a pneumothorax, which is like a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Public pools in Baltimore will stay open until Labor Day, three weeks longer than expected, the city Department of Recreation and Parks announced Wednesday.
The extension is one of several efforts the city has made to make pools accessible this summer....