| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:02 AM
When health department inspectors visited a Southwest Baltimore horse stable last year, they found a place with dangerously exposed electrical outlets, stalls on the verge of collapse and trash strewn about the premises.
They closed the site at 207...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Q: What kills an estimated 100,000 dogs per year and is completely preventable?
A: Riding in the back of pickup trucks.
It’s popular and looks fun, but driving a pickup truck with a dog in the bed can be deadly, and about 100,000 pet owners...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Here's the scenario: a dog, cat or other pet is let outside in a fenced-in yard while the owner goes in. When the owner returns, the pet is gone. Some days or weeks later, the animal turns up on Craigslist or another site for sale, leaving the unwitting...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:47 AM
My family and I were cruising down a very busy six-lane road on our way to dinner two years ago when my husband suddenly hit the brakes. Two loose yellow labs cowered in the middle of the road.
It was one of those trillion-degree August days and the dogs...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 11:39 AM
A family was reunited over the holidays with their dog that had been missing four years.
Dodger disappeared while the Willey Family of Owings Mills was away. They thought he had been safe inside, but when they got home, the Collie mix was gone, with no...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 3:15 AM
When their dog disappeared four years ago, the Willey family of Owings Mills searched and searched. They combed their neighborhood, they called everyone they could think of and then they called them again. For months.
But eventually they gave up. And...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 12:00 PM
I was thinking of microchipping my dog, but he always has a collar, so should I bother?
If your beloved pet has ever been lost, you know that is not a feeling you want to experience again. A collar with an identification tag is your first, best option to...
| Sep 12, 2012
The annual Blessing of the Animals at The Church of the Holy Comforter will be held Saturday, Sept. 29. Those animals in attendance, along with those absent or departed, will be blessed and remembered as valued companions.
The blessing will be held...
| Sep 14, 2012
Sunday, Sept. 16
Plant sale Adkins Arboretum's annual Fall Native Plant Sale takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Native Plant Nursery, 12610 Eveland Road in Ridgely. The sale benefits the Arboretum's education programs. Information: 410-634-2847 or...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 10:26 AM
Those who think the government shouldn't be promoting energy innovation have short memories.
The federal government's satellite and ballistic missile program spillovers are what brought us Silicon Valley. The energy program spillovers are going to...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Dec 19 (Reuters) - Wall Street securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets
on several U.S.-listed companies, including Apple and Visa, on Thursday.
* JPMorgan Chase : Suntrust cuts to neutral on valuation
* Oracle Corp :...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Dec 19 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the
New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these
stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Insurance companies, worried about potential chaos next
month as people begin...