| Apr 4, 2012
| 10:51 AM
A deeper look into this case and the law enforcement issues related to it appeared in Thursday's newspaper. Click here for that article.
There can, in fact, be a corrective mechanism when it comes to the mob mentality of the Internet.
This week, a...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Like a bee doing a waggle dance to signal a field full of pollen, or a cat rubbing up against a fence post to make a scent chart of its territory, GPS artist Michael Wallace maps out a virtual Baltimore during his bike trips around the city.
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Built in part on the premise that even some of the smartest and most savvy news consumers sometimes feel themselves drowning in a sea of information online, the Daily Download aims to be an island of orientation.
The online site that debuted last week is...
| Mar 11, 2012
The head of Sinclair Broadcast Group has a definite idea about television's future: It will be a mobile medium. And he doesn't need industry research to tell him so.
David D. Smith, president and chief executive of the Hunt Valley-based broadcaster,...
| 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...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 11:29 AM
When David Boyd tossed trash from his lunch into a dumpster behind Hereford Library on Tuesday he found what he deemed a treasure: Dozens of children's books—171 to be exact— at the bottom of the bin.
He was both surprised and indignant....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:45 PM
A 13-year-old girl whose body was found buried under trash bags behind a Northeast Baltimore rowhouse had been shot by her young companions while playing with a rifle, according to relatives and police who arrested two youths Monday.
The boys, 12 and 13,...
| 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....
| Mar 9, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Two weeks after David Boyd found what he said are 171 perfectly usable children's books in the trash bin behind Hereford Library, he has volunteered to find new homes for library books that otherwise would be thrown away or recycled.
The White Hall...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Harford County government employees collected more than eight tons of food to help less fortunate residents of the county and the region in conjunction with the annual Harvest for the Hungry campaign.
The food collected last week was delivered to the...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 1:48 PM
Shaking, sweating and swooning are par for the course among the passionate young fans of the "Twilight" series. But reports that a scene in "Breaking Dawn" has been sparking seizures in theaters nationwide has epilepsy experts on the alert and parents...