| Aug 4, 2011
| 5:25 PM
Baltimore State's Attorney Gregg Bernstein said Thursday that no one will face criminal charges in the fatal shooting by police officers of a plainclothes colleague, whom they mistook for a gunman, moving authorities a step closer to closing one of the...
| Oct 20, 2011
Genesis Perring Parkway Center has been recognized as a 2011 recipient of the Bronze - Commitment to Quality National Quality Award for its outstanding performance in the health care profession. The award, presented by the American Health Care Association...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Glenn H. Lahman, a pioneering television broadcast chief engineer who never lost his affection for old tube radios, died of cancer Oct. 10 at his Annapolis home. He was 86.
Born in Bucyrus, Ohio, he left a farming community for the Valparaiso, Ind.,...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 10:14 PM
Katie Couric's new syndicated talk show, "Katie," will be airing on WMAR-TV starting next fall, Bill Hooper, the station's general manager said.
The Disney-ABC show will air at either 3 or 4 p.m., both key time slots because of their potential to drive...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:13 PM
After 50 years as host of "It's Academic," the longest-running quiz show on television, Mac McGarry, the longest-tenured host, says that "it's really time" to step down.
"I'm 85 years old and gone way beyond Social Security," the Potomac resident said...
| Nov 5, 2011
Theodore R. "Ted" Jaffee, a veteran broadcaster whose career in both local radio and TV spanned nearly 40 years, died Monday from complications of a stroke at Aston Gardens, a Naples, Fla., assisted-living facility.
The former Lutherville resident was...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 4:44 PM
For stations in Baltimore and across the country, Monday is the first day of the post-Oprah Winfrey era.
Llike their counterparts nationwide, stations here will be trying new and (allegedly_ improved shows to grab a piece of the huge audience that the...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 5:37 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
I Don’t Know How She Does It
The Lion King 3-D
Anderson (talk-show premiere; syndicated)
Monday Night Football: New England at Miami (season premiere; 7 p.m.; ESPN)
| Sep 13, 2011
| 10:56 AM
WBAL-TV likes what it sees from the early returns on "Ellen" as its replacement at 4 p.m. for "Oprah."
Monday's premiere opened 64 percent higher than the premiere of the last season on "Oprah" in September 2010.
Perhaps, most impressive is that "Ellen"...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 9:44 AM
As reported yesterday, WBAL's new afternoon strategy of "Ellen" at 4 p.m. opened strong on Monday.
And it did well again on Tuesday in Oprah's old spot with viewers 25 to 54 years of age.
But WJZ, which had tennis on Monday, came roaring back Tuesday...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 1:55 PM
It was deja vu all over again for viewers of WJZ-TV's 11 p.m. news who had watched the "CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley" earlier Tuesday.
Instead of seeing the Baltimore faces of Denise Koch and Vic Carter at 11 p.m. after a night of CBS new-season...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 5:45 PM
Baltimore City Councilman Warren Branch narrowly defeated his main challenger in the District 13 Democratic primary, election officials said Wednesday.
With no votes left to count in the race, Branch, a first-term councilman, had a 43-vote lead over...