| Apr 18, 2014
| 11:07 AM
It all started in the kitchen.
That's where Jamyla Bennu first mixed up batches of hair and skin products to give to friends and relatives more than 13 years ago.
Since then, Bennu has refined her creations of organic shea butter and aloe vera juice,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Cash or credit?
Cash: At the Hot Stove restaurant on Cape Cod, which I visit every summer vacation for one of their tasty burgers served on English muffins, patrons must pay their tab in cash or by check. A few years ago, the pub stopped taking credit...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Submitting sports notices
Email sports copy to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9 a.m. on Monday.
On Saturday Nov. 9, the Elkridge Travel Baseball program will host a Double Header Fundraiser at the Timbers at Troy. The day kicks off with the...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:22 PM
The confessions from moms on the Scary Mommy blog are often funny: the spoon kept in the glovebox for eating Ben & Jerry's in the store parking lot, letting ketchup count as a "vegetable," going to the gym to read magazines instead of work out.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Update, Sept. 6: Bruce Goldfarb, a spokesman for the state medical examiner's office, confirmed on Friday morning that the manner of Josh Burdette's death was suicide.
Concert venues are about the live music experience, but then again, they're not. We...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Despite the ongoing public controversy about it, Harford County's $50 pay-to-play fee to participate in athletics is having little apparent impact on the players themselves.
According to a public schools spokesperson, there are 3,050 students on the...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 6:35 AM
After months of watching the uprising in Syria, spreading support through social media and raising money to offset the suffering, Dr. Hassan Masri thought he understood the devastation that that revolution has brought to his parents' homeland.
| Nov 10, 2012
As a longtime Federal Hill business owner, Penny Troutner cheered the passage of Maryland's same-sex marriage law.
Not only does the owner of Light Street Cycles believe it's a matter of fairness, she believes it's good for business. That goes for...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 3:09 PM
It started here in Timonium, and ended up at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
Twenty-five-year-old Towson University graduate Stephanie Bowen, who won the recent Voice of Baltimore contest at Padonia Station, in Timonium, was tapped to sing the national...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Families are still reeling after a tornado hit the Fallston area last Friday. While some managed to come out of the storm unscathed, others, such as Keith Matthews, weren't as lucky. Matthews suffered multiple injuries when a building collapsed on him....
| May 3, 2012
| 1:03 PM
A website that helps people rent their tools to make money and another that offers a low-cost way for diagnosing causes of fevers were the top two winners of the TowsonGlobal business plan competition yesterday, the university announced.
The first place...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:41 AM
You're excited about your team being in the Super Bowl, but don’t let your guard down.
The Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland is warning of a variety of ways that fraudsters are taking advantage of football fans.
For starters: Beware of...