| Jul 14, 2011
| 12:18 PM
100 Years Ago
Visiting, dancing, and great pitching
From the Lisbon social column:
"Miss Louise Fisher has returned to Baltimore after spending sometime with her mother, Mrs. Ella A. Fisher. Mr. and Mrs. Clinton White have returned to Philadelphia...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 2:10 PM
It was an hour or so after the game, on the ride back to the team hotel, that Alex Morgan found a moment to reminisce.
Her second-half goal had helped the United States defeat France, earning a spot in the Women's World Cup final Sunday, but Morgan was...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 2:15 PM
Stanley Zerden remembers a time in the 1970s when Oldtown held promise.
Largely burned out by the 1968 riots, the area became a focus for then-Mayor William Donald Schaefer, who closed blocks of Gay Street to cars and created a revolutionary concept...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Once upon a time, not so very long ago, a train meandered over 77 miles of track between Baltimore and York, Pa., crossing Harford County from the Cardiff quarry district in the north to Fallston and Baldwin in the west as part of that journey....
| Dec 1, 2011
| 11:11 AM
Last summer, the Maryland State Department of Education held "Educator Effectiveness Academies" for all public elementary and secondary schools across the state. The purpose of these academies was to provide professional development for teachers about the...
| Dec 4, 2011
Larry the Cable Guy's done some tailgating in his day. Naturally, he's got some advice to offer.
"First off," says Larry, who will be at M&T Bank Stadium this Sunday to tailgate with Ravens fans as part of a promotion for Prilosec OTC heartburn medicine,...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:39 PM
A key document in the transition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" from popular song to national anthem is coming home to Fort McHenry.
A draft of the song's arrangement, drawn up in the early 20th century by a committee that included composer and bandleader...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 11:23 AM
For the past many months, Cable TV's History Channel has been using a rather clever tag line that notes History is made every day.
Historians, academics and anyone with a basic knowledge of what came before can have spirited discussions for hours on...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Cell phones aren't always welcome at the dining room table, but this holiday season, the Carroll County History Project would like residents to take advantage of family time —at the table or in the family room — and pull out their phone or...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Amid the tangle of slow-moving traffic, barbecue and purple jerseys that was Sunday's Baltimore Ravens tailgate party, Larry the Cable Guy, the working man's comedian, was talking food — and how to ease that ubiquitous heartburn pain.
| Mar 27, 2012
Hammond Middle School's seventh-grade Gifted and Talented social studies students have been working very hard, and it shows. Recently, their teacher, Jim Riley, worked with his students to select the top entries for competition in The Howard County School...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 12:55 PM
What's happening in town 12/12-12/18. You know, when you're not shopping.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone
Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol