| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Before Mia Hamm surprised more than 2,000 youth soccer players and coaches at the Baltimore Convention Center on Monday, she sat in the building's VIP area, hidden from sight.
Hamm was — and for many, still is — the face of women's soccer in...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Irregular work hours and constant stress can mean trouble for a firefighter's marriage.
Lori Mercer is on a mission to change that. The founder of FirefighterWife.com, she wants to help reduce divorce and "strengthen, ignite and rescue firefighter...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:12 PM
One day in 1870, 41 newly freed slaves got together in Jackson, Miss., to establish a new branch of mainstream Methodism called the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church.
Hundreds of members of that denomination, now known as the Christian Methodist...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Baltimore officials are bracing for periods of heavy traffic around the Inner Harbor and near Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium Saturday as several high profile events draw thousands to the city.
The Orioles will play the Cleveland Indians at Camden...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 2:19 PM
When Beechfield Elementary/Middle School fifth-graders were asked to design their dream homes 15 years ago, they almost always included a "safe room," a place where they could escape violence, according to Ayers Saint Gross president Jim Wheeler.
| May 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Dear Mr. John "Big John" Paterakis: Congratulations on a life of success in bread. Your H&S Bakery Inc. cornered the market on fast-food hamburger rolls. Your company holdings include Automatic Rolls of North Carolina, Automatic Rolls of New England,...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley urged uninsured people Friday to sign up for health coverage as soon as possible to beat Monday's deadline.
Despite the ongoing technical problems with Maryland's health care exchange, O'Malley said the state has already seen a huge...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Health officials are investigating a possible outbreak of food poisoning during a conference on food safety at the Baltimore Convention Center.
Four people who attended the Food Safety Summit, held April 7-10, reported becoming sick, according to city...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 1:03 AM
Baltimore Boat Show
Through Sunday, Jan. 26: The 60th anniversary Progressive Insurance Baltimore Boat Show will be at the Baltimore Convention Center. Compare hundreds of boats from luxury cruisers and fishing boats to family runabouts and pontoons....
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Kevin McClarren brought his son to the Baltimore Boat Show on Thursday, and 7-year-old Nathan was antsy and fidgety until they found the American Fly Fishing Schools' Simul-Cast Pond in the back of the Baltimore Convention Center.
While Al Zlata, a...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Single-game tickets for the Orioles' upcoming season officially will go on sale Saturday, but some fans can purchase tickets starting Wednesday morning as part of a presale opportunity.
The Orioles sent an email Monday saying that subscribers to the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Orioles third baseman Manny Machado’s next checkup on his left knee will be Friday afternoon in Los Angeles, and the hope is that he will be cleared to resume some baseball activities.
Regardless, the 21-year-old All-Star is expected to fly back...