| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Last month was the sixth-wettest October on record in Baltimore, with 7.62 inches of rain measured at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
The bulk of it, 6.01 inches, fell over two days, the 10th and the 11th. It means that...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Donnie Oates, manager of two great parks in Western Maryland, will never forget Hurricane Sandy's ferocious arrival there. On the last two days of October 2012, the storm brought two feet of heavy snow, high winds, thunder and lightning through Garrett...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:54 AM
While is it generally unwise to read too much into local elections from a handful of states, Tuesday's results produced a message writ too large to ignore. If Republicans want to win over swing voters, they'll need to produce candidates more like New...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:05 PM
UMBC earns its first NCAA tourney bid in women's soccer, 2-1
Redshirt junior Jessy Brown scored her sixth game-winning goal of the season to give top-seeded UMBC (13-5-2) a 2-1 victory over second-seeded Stony Brook (11-6-2) in the America...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:12 PM
Maryland hunters have killed considerably more turkeys and deer than this time last year because of better conditions, the Department of Natural Resources said late last week.
Hunters completed the early portions of the archery and muzzleloader deer...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Recent comments reported in The Sun referring to President Barack Obama's invisible management style should be extended to include the continuing pain of family victims of year-old Superstorm Sandy in New Jersey where in one area, Breezy Point, 385...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Jo-Ann de Belen, who works for Baltimore-based nonprofit World Relief, was recently mobilized to the Philippines to coordinate relief efforts after Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the region and left thousands dead.
Though she has worked in crisis situations...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:40 AM
The annual corn maze is now open at Beachmont Christian Camp and ministries in Kingsville. Beachmont hit a home run in itsr choice of a sports theme for its third maze. "The Birds of Baltimore" celebrates Baltimore's home teams, the Orioles and the...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Growing up in the suburbs of New York, I saw firsthand the emotional and physical damage that extreme weather events can cause, and I can still feel the sting of Super Storm Sandy occurring less than a year ago.
I was so excited to finally hear some...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:43 PM
More than 3 inches of rain fell in a span of two hours in Ocean City on Thursday, causing several inches of flooding in low-lying parts of the resort town and along Coastal Highway.
At Ocean City Municipal Airport, on the mainland across from the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:00 AM
About 50 people showed up early Sunday to witness demolition of an already collapsing distillery warehouse in Cockeysville — the first step in a plan Baltimore County officials say will help mitigate flooding in the area and, they hope, encourage...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Heavy rains caused a wastewater treatment plant at the Edgewood Area of Aberdeen Proving Ground to release some 250,000 gallons of partially treated sewage into the Bush River on Tuesday, base officials said.
Nearly 4 inches of rainfall within 24 hours...