| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:11 AM
For Towson rock musician Mike Ruocco, there's only one thing to do when your next list of upcoming tour dates is announced: You see when you're coming home.
"When you tour as extensively as I've done over the past 10 or so years, and you see the...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Community banks in 20 markets, including Baltimore, will give away $80,000 worth of gas Wednesday, Aug. 15, in a one-day event aimed at winning back customers from the mega banks.
The nationwide collective of community banks and credit unions plan to...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Wouldn't it be cool to pose for a picture with the Ravens' Ray Lewis on the 50-yard line of M&T Bank Stadium with Ray Lewis?
How about on the boardwalk of Ocean City or at a table at the Prime Rib over steaks or, hey, why not the privacy of your own...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Historic Ellicott City is now the first town in Maryland to offer a free smartphone parking app, making it easier for visitors to find available spaces.
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman announced the app's launch last week in front of the Howard...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Dan Deacon's live shows have always incorporated the crowd, whether it's a dance battle among fans or a call-and-response chanting session. But now he's taken the crowd interaction a step further with his first app.
Available for iPhone and Android...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 1:55 PM
A Parkville musician was so filled with emotion following the shooting of a Perry Hall High School special education student that he wrote a song.
Greg Wimmer posted his tribute, "Daniel, We Pray," online, and not only has it already been circulating...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:57 PM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are still struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our help...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Jill Babchak, 34, of Columbia, has joined Weight Watchers before, but this time around she’s dropping pounds with the help of the organization’s mobile application. “I like it because it has all the restaurants, all the foods, right at...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:54 AM
Burck Smith is so far making good on his vision for revamping the way people pay for and complete college courses. His startup company, Straighterline, enables students to pay $99 a month for introductory college courses — and potentially save...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:25 AM
The award-winning singer-songwriter, performer and recording artist Richard Walton just released his 10th album, "Cover Me", a blend of 60's, 70's and 80's retro pop and rock vocals, now available on iTunes and cdbaby.com.
The Ellicott City resident has...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 3:19 PM
A new mobile app developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics aims to help children stay free from sports injuries by encouraging them to do some home strength-training.
The IronKids app includes workout demonstrations and tips from Dr. Jordan Metzl,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Paying taxes is something I really don't have any trouble with.
Sure, like anyone, I'd rather keep all the money I earn, but the origins of the notion that the only sure things are death and taxes is old enough that the Internet itself isn't sure if...