| Dec 23, 2012
| 2:10 PM
We've had the annual Christmas parade and tree lighting in Bel Air and the similar Christmas Street and parade celebrations in Aberdeen and Havre de Grace, which drew their usual hardy crowds seeking early December doses of holiday cheer.
| Feb 14, 2013
| 2:25 PM
A mother and her two young children were seriously injured in an apartment fire in Aberdeen Thursday morning, the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office said.
The 26-year-old mother was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Burn Center in Baltimore and her...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:29 PM
SKW Constructors plans to hire up to 100 people to construct concrete tubes and fans at the Sparrows Point Shipyard and Industrial park in Dundalk, according to Baltimore County economic development officials.
Subcontractors are expected to hire...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Amid much fanfare several years ago, Gov. Martin O'Malley signed into law a ban on the use of handheld cell phones while driving. The controversial law took more than a decade to pass the General Assembly, but it was hailed as a "giant step" toward...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Employees at General Motors' plant in White Marsh have an unusual workplace benefit. Anyone who drives an electric car can plug it in to charge while they work.
At the plant, which produces transmissions and electric motors, workers can park their...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:43 PM
William Charles Brubaker, a retired aeronautical engineer who was a founding trombone player in the Baltimore Colts Marching Band, died Feb. 12 at Sinai Hospital of complications from injuries he suffered near his Lutherville home. Family members said...
| Jan 30, 2013
How often do we pass one of our Aberdeen public buildings with dates or messages stamped upon their exteriors? Do you wonder how, or why, they are part of the structure?
Probably the most obvious stamping is on the First National Bank building, built...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Harford County officials are preparing to sell $116.9 in bonds on Feb. 19.
The bond issues cover $40 million that is being borrowed for various capital improvement projects and $76.9 million to refinance two previous bond issues from 2005 and 2007,...
| Feb 4, 2013
Dark Horse patrons cheered and hugged each other, and chanted Ravens' fans' signature rendition of "Seven Nation Army" as the Ravens cruised to a 34-31 victory in Super Bowl XLVII over the San Francisco 49ers.
"I've never watched football before. . ....
| Jan 29, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The automobile industry took its licks along with most other sectors of the economy during the recession, with only 10.4 million new vehicle sales in 2009 — a big drop from the peak of 17 million in 2005.
In Laurel, many dealerships, such as Henry...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 6:13 PM
It was an extremely quick trip to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome for the Ravens during their final walkthrough practice heading into Sunday night's Super Bowl XLVII against the San Francisco 49ers.
How quick? The Ravens were on the field for just 15...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 1:12 PM
It's a quiet, chilly scene inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the Ravens and San Francisco 49ers prepare for tonight's Super Bowl.
Arriving at the stadium hours before kickoff along with Baltimore Sun colleagues Jeff Zrebiec, Peter Schmuck, Monique...