| Jul 31, 2013
| 9:16 AM
I never thought the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case deserved nearly the attention it got. But reasonable people can disagree about that. What strikes me as unconscionable, however, is the way the supposedly objective media have not only...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:35 AM
For those who missed it, President Barack Obama turned his attention to the U.S. economy this week in speeches where he renewed his commitment to green energy, boosting manufacturing, and spending more on infrastructure like roads and bridges; chastised...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:06 AM
The 14th annual Cal Ripken World Series will be played at the Ripken Experience complex in Aberdeen Aug. 9 to 18.
"Bringing the Cal Ripken World Series back to Aberdeen, year after year, continues to cement Aberdeen as one of the top baseball...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:36 PM
The Baltimore Sun this week released its list of 50 women to watch, featuring a look at Maryland women who have made their mark in fields including arts, government, business, law, health, nonprofits and education.
Among them is Sandy Oxx, 54, executive...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Melo Trimble's big summer on the AAU circuit has continued this week in Milwaukee for the Under Armour Summer Jam. The Maryland-bound combo guard has drawn rave reviews from NY2LASports.com. Trimble gets buckets at a high level from the guard position and...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Phelps to take his first shot at celebrity event
All-time Olympic gold-medal leader and Baltimore County native Michael Phelps will make his American Century Championship debut today. Answering questions at a news conference for the Lake Tahoe-...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Dr. Jacob C. Handelsman, a retired Baltimore surgeon whose career spanned six decades at Johns Hopkins Hospital, died July 1 from complications of dementia at Roland Park Place. He was 94.
The son of immigrant parents from Europe who owned and operated a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 11:15 PM
The verdict finding George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin was announced at 10 p.m. (ET) Saturday, and it was a network news operation, ABC, not any of the all-news cable channels, that had the best initial TV coverage.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 2:16 PM
I have several summer home improvement projects on my list. Any tips on where to start and how to get everything done?
Start with safety. After several eye injuries and a dislocated shoulder, Lou Manfredini, TV's 'Mr. Fix-It,' has become an advocate for...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 6:51 AM
The Dew Tour Beach Championships brings the action to Ocean City this week for the third year in a row. The extreme sports competition includes events in BMX, skateboarding and surfing all right on the beach. Here are 10 tips on how to really enjoy the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:45 AM
There's been a lot of news lately - and debate - about new storm-water fees being charged most Baltimore area homeowners. Critics have lambasted them as a "rain tax." City residents have wondered why the fees they'll have to pay are so much higher...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Washington's WUSA and Baltimore's WBFF were the top news stations in their respective markets at the 55th Emmy Awards of the National Capital/Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. The awards ceremony was held...