| Jan 19, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The Orioles' annual FanFest at the Baltimore Convention Center emits a festival atmosphere, complete with face-painting and bingo corner. Held just weeks before spring training begins, it springs the baseball season into motion. Players come to town to...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Not very long ago, in a reception hall not very far away, brides had to wear white, serve tiered cake for dessert and give their guests matchbooks as favors.
Thank heavens that's all behind us. The wedding season is not that far off — bridal expos...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 6:38 PM
The Aberdeen IronBirds will host a Hot Stove Dinner at Ripken Stadium Thursday evening, part of a series of stops the Baltimore Orioles are making before the 2013 season starts, and attending will be two very notable members of the Major League club,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Autograph session vouchers for this month’s Orioles FanFest will go on sale Saturday morning at 10 on the team’s website (Click HERE for the link).
The event’s autograph session schedule will be posted on the website by 9 p.m. on...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Christopher C. Hartman, known as Baltimore's P.T. Barnum when he staged flamboyant media events as press spokesman for Mayor William Donald Schaefer, died of heart failure Thursday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 67 and lived in Cockeysville....
| Dec 10, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Tickets for next month’s annual Orioles FanFest, which well be held Jan. 19 at the Baltimore Convention Center, went on sale today.
FanFest, which features autograph and Q&A sessions with current and former Orioles players and coaches as well as...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:36 AM
The Baltimore city school system was named among the top 10 districts of choice in a national ranking published by the Brookings Institute on Tuesday.
Of the 107 districts examined, the system received a grade of B-, and tied for the number seven spot...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Current operator SMG is the winning bidder for a new five-year contract to run 1st Mariner Arena and oversee its potential renaming, according to a memo from the city's top purchasing agent.
SMG's proposal awaits approval by the Baltimore Board of...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Terrell Carr and his mother, Niesha Carr, have loved his experience at William C. March Middle School. From the Arabic classes in which he's excelled to the quality of the instruction, both have nothing but good things to say about the school. And they...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:40 PM
UMBC men win on PKs, 4-2; UNC next
The UMBC men's soccer team advanced to the second round of the NCAA College Cup as the Retrievers played Old Dominion to a 0-0 double-overtime draw Thursday night in Norfolk, Va., but advanced, 4-2, in...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:22 AM
The Orioles' annual FanFest again will be held on the third Saturday in January at the Baltimore Convention Center.
The event, which normally includes player and media forums, memorabilia sales and autograph sessions, will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.,...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 7:24 PM
Tens of thousands of spectators trooped through crowded paddocks and grandstands, clutching ear plugs and checkered flags. Auto-racing teams praised the exciting twists and straightaways through roads normally choked with harried commuters.
And the cars,...