| May 2, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Crowds are beginning to swell here at Churchill Downs.
"They let everybody in here," said Hamilton Smith, the long-time Laurel Park fixture who has a horse in the Kentucky Derby for the first time. "Just look at 'em."
Indeed, there was a Blood Mary or...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Baltimore County Police are urging residents to be attentive and protect their personal property in the wake of a pair of Tuesday, July 31, incidents in which iPhones were literally snatched from their owners' hands in Towson.
"Whether you're talking...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Voters looking to cast their ballots early found long lines Saturday across Maryland, as the opening of the presidential election met with the urgent preparation for the incoming Hurricane Sandy.
Many complained on social media that they waited more than...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 2:41 PM
If you stop at Starbucks for coffee in the morning, save the receipt to get a discount in the afternoon.
A receipt for any beverage in the morning will be good after 2 p.m. for a Grande cold beverage for $2, plus tax.
At participating stores,...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 4:00 PM
National Night Out is on the move for two Carroll County communities this year — Westminster and Eldersburg.
The event, which brings citizens and members of local law enforcement agencies together, promises fun, food and entertainment on Tuesday,...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 12:24 PM
David Lones pulled his red and silver 18-wheeler off Interstate 95 South into the Maryland Welcome Center in Savage shortly after 5 p.m., some 12 hours after his day started in New Hampshire and in time to get a parking space for the night. He's not...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Columnist Thomas Schaller is consistent if nothing else in his convoluted and irrational thinking about Dan Cathy's view that that God defined marriage and men should not try to redefine it ("Chick-fil-A head has a right to speak, not to be taken...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Heloise Lewis wears several hats. She's a prostitute who runs an escort business. She's a single mom who voraciously reads classic literature and has a close relationship with her 11-year-old son. And she's entangled with a murderer who also happens to be...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Leta Dunham got her breakfast order to go at a Roland Avenue Starbucks Wednesday morning: a grande triple skim latte in her cup and, on her forehead, an ashen reminder that we are all destined to become dust.
Dunham was among Ash Wednesday observers who...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 11:08 AM
New York City is the most fashionable place to be seen this week when Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week rolls into Lincoln Center. One of the biggest draws of the event is the opportunity to rub shoulders with the fashion elite: models, photographers, designers,...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:32 PM
There's a Starbucks and an Outback Steakhouse and a growing young tech company. Soon, a Harris Teeter grocery store and a Target will be built. All are helping to draw new residents to Canton.
But where to park?
"I don't know of any small part of Canton...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Lions and tigers and Oz movies, oh my! With the recent release of Disney’s “Oz the Great and Powerful” and the expected release this year from Summertime Entertainment of the animated “Dorothy of Oz,” we think it’s...