| Aug 14, 2011
| 4:30 PM
Valerie Montone was at first a little skeptical about the idea of tax free shopping — convinced retailers would mark up prices beforehand and wipe out the intended savings.
But after doing some comparison shopping online, Montone had a change of...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 3:14 PM
A 5.8 magnitude earthquake emanating out of Virginia hit Baltimore County and much of the East Coast shortly before 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 23, shaking large buildings and causing Baltimore County government buildings to be evacuated.
| Aug 24, 2011
When Tuesday afternoon's earthquake hit, most Harford County residents didn't know what was happening.
"It was a freaky experience," said Belcamp resident Albert Zuro Jr.
Zuro was at the Aberdeen Target with his wife and son getting his son's...
| Aug 24, 2011
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Connie J. Bleinberger, 52, of the 2900 block of Shelley Court, was charged Sunday with second-degree assault.
Jaclyn Nicole Cook, 27, of the 400 block of South Philadelphia...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Howard Magazine is getting into the holiday spirit. We asked three Howard County interior designers to offer inspiration and tips for dining room decor. What resulted is a feast for the eyes. Better yet, these Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas looks...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:52 AM
Nicholas Walters never served in the military, but he was indelibly shaped by the stories he heard from his father, Sanford Walters, a Towson resident who served in Vietnam in 1969 and 1970 as a U.S. Army lieutenant.
"He's someone who has always been...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 3:54 PM
Officers in the Baltimore Police Department's Southern District will have new computers, bikes and other equipment thanks to $300,000 in gifts from three benefactors, who hope to spur donations from city businesses in other districts.
| Sep 21, 2011
| 10:17 AM
You came, you saw, you bought everything. Now how do you incorporate those Missoni pieces into your existing home décor?
The Missoni Collection crashed Target's website in a matter of seconds. Within 20 minutes of stores opening, the women's wear line...
| Sep 18, 2011
I received an email from Marcia McAdoo in which she asked for some details regarding this year's Highland Days celebration. This year, it'll take place Oct. 1. There are lots of activities for the kiddies, food vendors including the "famous" Boarman's hot...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 5:23 PM
On Monday, it will be eight years since people last gathered in the Arnold driveway where a mortally wounded Joanne Valentine was cradled in her husband's arms.
For a decade, the annual vigil on the anniversary of her homicide drew Valentine's family and...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:45 AM
Update: Kohl's is the latest retailer to announce it is opening doors at midnight on Black Friday in Baltimore. And the retailer says it will remain open 24 hours on Friday. It also promises to award customers $15 cash for every $15 spent at Kohls.com...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:46 AM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front for many, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our...