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  • 50 picture-perfect fall getaways

    50 picture-perfect fall getaways
    As summer's fleeting charms begin to fade, fall swirls into view in a burst of kaleidoscopic color. Relish autumn's arrival with 50 nifty travel ideas for the Mid-Atlantic region: from leaf peeping and leisurely drives, to museum-hopping, fall-inspired...
  • Eight years after daughter's departure, a father is reunited

    Eight years after daughter's departure, a father is reunited
    Kyle Hogan's nightmare began in 2004 amid a child custody dispute with his estranged wife, when she took their daughter to her native Philippines and told him they weren't coming back, he said. For the next eight years, Hogan, 43, of Hanover, doggedly...
  • Maryland Bay Game is an old school form of entertainment for youngsters

    Getting ready for that long ride to the beach? It's time for parents to take away their kids' iPads, iPhones and even those soon-to-be outdated iPods. For an alternative, there's the 15th edition of the Maryland Bay Game. The 2012-13 version of the...
  • Premier Rides to build tallest, fastest-looping roller coaster

    Premier Rides to build tallest, fastest-looping roller coaster
    Baltimore-based Premier Rides said it will design and build the world's tallest and fastest- looping roller coaster at a California theme park. Six Flags Magic Mountain picked the company to construct the coaster next year, Premier said. Called "Full...
  • Six Flags America to open six-story water slides next year

    Six Flags America, an amusement park in Upper Marlboro, said Thursday it would introduce its 14th major attraction in its water park — a set of six tubes more than six stories tall that can accommodate six riders simultaneously, the company said....
  • Columbia youth and teen center hopes new name will bring expansion

    Columbia youth and teen center hopes new name will bring expansion
    For Rene Buckmon, the Columbia Association's manager of youth and teen programs, renaming the Columbia Teen CenterĀ  the Youth and Teen Center at the Barn is more than just a cosmetic change. Buckmon said the name change, the second since the center...
  • The simple summer pleasures of amusement parks

    The simple summer pleasures of amusement parks
    With a handful of amusement parks within easy driving distance, Baltimoreans can spend their summer weekends sampling breath-taking roller coasters, cavorting with some of their kids' favorite animated characters or getting soaked even though they're...
  • Six Flags Over Ga., Under Water, as seen from orbit

     
    The flooding in Georgia this week has made for many remarkable photos. But none had the vantage point of orbiting satellites. Digital Globe, a satellite imaging company, has released an photo of the flooding around the Six Flags over Georgia......
  • Coolest night since July 4; more coming

     
    Could hardly believe how cool it felt when we stepped outside this morning. It was 62 degrees on the WeatherDeck in Cockeysville. The overnight low at BWI-Marshall was 66 degrees. That's the lowest reading there since the morning of July......
  • Our routines will keep us busy, but the sadness will stay with us

    IN THE AFTERMATH of the World Trade Center and Pentagon attacks, we are being told that we must recognize that life in this country will never be the same. That our children will remember all their lives where they were when they heard the news, just...
  • If water and Elmo sound like fun, visit Pa.'s Sesame Place

    Elmo, the furry red star of Sesame Street, may be eternally 3 years old, but the Philadelphia-area amusement park that puts the monster and his pals center stage turns 25 this year, with a season of events and offers to make it worth the trip. Sesame...
  • Fire won't delay Colossus reopening, Magic Mountain says

    Fire won't delay Colossus reopening, Magic Mountain says
    A fire Monday that damaged the Colossus roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain will not delay the reopening of the iconic attraction next spring, theme park officials said. "It will have no impact whatsoever on the timing," park spokeswoman Sue...