| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:25 AM
The Republican party in District 13 has a fresh face this campaign season. In April, North Laurel resident Danny Eaton, 29, filed for a House of Delegates seat. And on Jan. 10, Jimmy Williams, a 20-year-old junior at the University of Maryland, decided...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:29 PM
The superintendent of the Naval Academy told a military judge Friday that his decision to prosecute a midshipman in a high-profile sexual assault case was not influenced by politicians, public pressure or his military supervisors.
Vice Adm. Michael H....
| Jan 27, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Documentaries were supposed to be a dying genre -- and living proof that we were becoming dumber as a nation.
Reality TV is cheaper and easier to make. And who has time for lengthy, in-depth explorations of anything any more in the age of Twitter? Docs...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:11 PM
The City Council defeated a proposal Monday to impose a 10-cent fee on most paper and plastic bags distributed in Baltimore, rejecting arguments that such surcharges are a proven method to reduce litter.
Opponents weren't convinced that charging a fee...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:25 PM
When the doors opened to The Mall in Columbia Monday for the first time since a gunman killed two store employees before killing himself, 20-year-old Kristen Lowman was one of the first people through the door.
Approximately 50 hours earlier, Lowman...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Ten years after the Hippodrome reopened its doors, revealing a vibrant makeover to a long-neglected, century-old Baltimore landmark, the theater appears to have settled into a manageable groove.
That was especially true a few weeks ago, when people...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Some businesses in the Bel Air area had problems with AT&T service throughout the day Tuesday because of a cut cable, the communications company said.
Several merchants along Main Street were having difficulties processing payments.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 2:32 PM
After what felt like an endless winter of snow-covered roads, icy sidewalks, cold, dreary days and, to the chagrin of parents everywhere, more than a few days of schools being closed, spring begins today, precisely at 12:57 p.m. It is a time of rebirth,...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Three Bel Air-area Girl Scouts not only observed Monday's meeting of the Harford County Board of Education as part of getting a citizenship badge, they became active participants by telling board members about the difficulties they face as students at...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The editors of many local Patch websites were among a large number of employees reportedly laid off by the news company Wednesday, under a national "restructuring" by its new owner.
Investment holding company Hale Global agreed to assume majority...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
When Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. representatives came to an assembly at Immaculate Conception School in Towson last week, students thought it was a formality to politely thank them for their entry in BGE's video contest in which elementary schools...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Maryland Championship Wrestling is holding its "Tag Wars" Event this coming Saturday, and one of the featured wrestlers is Colt Cabana. I got the chance to talk to him about the upcoming show, his time with WWE and Ring of Honor, the state of...