| Nov 8, 2011
| 12:52 PM
Baltimore County will participate in the first-ever nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 2 p.m.
The test will involve virtually all broadcast radio and television stations, cable television, satellite radio and...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:54 PM
In recent weeks, at least one local television station has referred to Barry H. Landau, the New York man arrested with an accomplice and charged with stealing documents from the Maryland Historical Society, as a "presidential historian." The TV station,...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:40 PM
Campus Hills resident Charles Kloch, a retired 70-year-old banker, began traveling before he could walk, when his father took the family on vacation to Canada. He has no intention of stopping.
He has travelled to 105 countries — not counting the...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 12:27 PM
It takes a Big Band sound to battle the disco, punk, thrash rock, heavy metal and country-pop now dominating national soundtracks.
But that's exactly what the Zim Zemarel Band has done in the greater Baltimore area for the better part of 50 years.
| Nov 29, 2011
| 5:11 AM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is scheduled to join Steve Phillips, president and CEO of Phillips Foods and Seafood Restaurants, and developer David Cordish at a Tuesday afternoon ribbon-cutting for the new Phillips Seafood Restaurant at the Power Plant....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Police have found the woman they believe was taking care of the 40 dead animals pulled last week from an east Columbia home, locating her at another house in Columbia with a large number of animals.
"We did go inside," said Elizabeth Schroen, spokeswoman...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 10:09 AM
The eviction of Occupy Baltimore protesters from a park near the Inner Harbor was carried out "in a respectful way," Baltimore's mayor said this morning, adding that she was pleased there were no injuries or arrests.
"It certainly wasn't going to go on...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 6:46 PM
For about 40 miles, Elsya and her 20-month-old son were trapped in a car with a stranger at the wheel. With the back doors unhitched and flapping, and speeding at more than 100 miles per hour, she says, the strange man threatened her, wielded a shard of...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Verizon and Sinclair Broadcast Group have reached an agreement, according to Bill Fanshawe, general manager of Baltimore's WBFF and WNUV television stations. WBFF is owned and WNUV is managed by the Hunt Valley based broadcaster.
"We have settled,"...
| Feb 5, 2012
Former Boston Mayor Kevin Hagan White, who steered the city through the racial storm caused by court-ordered school desegregation and is credited with giving political access to blacks, women and gays, died late last month at his Beacon Hill home.
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:46 AM
City police have identified the man who was fatally shot on Christmas Eve in Cherry Hill.
Damond Wallace, 30, was found at about 11 p.m. in the 2700 block of Giles Rd. suffering from gunshot wounds to his head, torso and arm. He was taken to an area...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:25 PM
After more than 31/2 years of bitter legal conflict, the judge in Tribune Co.'s bankruptcy case said he would approve a plan to transfer ownership of the Chicago media company to a group of hedge funds and banks based in Los Angeles and New York.