| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Winter waited until the busy holiday season to arrive, and it isn't letting up yet. After a second bout of icy precipitation Wednesday, more snow, sleet or freezing rain is possible over the weekend.
For the second time in three days, accumulating snow...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Sometime this year, the BWI Marshall Airport fire and rescue department will begin billing people for ambulance rides to the hospital.
The move, dictated by the General Assembly last year, follows a statewide trend to try to recover some emergency...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 8:42 AM
An experimental plane landed safely on a Sparks soybean field after experiencing loss of power on Dec. 15.
Baltimore County police and Maryland State police responded to a report of a plane down on Cold Bottom Road in Sparks around 12:15 p.m., said Greg...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 1:32 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory for the Baltimore area extending through Tuesday morning. Visibility was reduced to an eighth of a mile at BWI as of 4 p.m. Monday.
Forecasters warn it could make for another treacherous...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:28 PM
More Marylanders will take holiday trips this year, and most will drive — even though gas prices are the highest they have ever been entering the holiday season, according to AAA Mid-Atlantic.
"Gas prices do not appear to be deterring motorists...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Marshall C. "Marsh" Anders Jr., a retired music teacher, pianist and church organist who headed the music department at McDonogh School for nearly 50 years, died Nov. 15 of a stroke at the Brightview Mays Chapel retirement community.
He was 90.
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:54 PM
With Labor Day still a few weeks away, the time to make Thanksgiving travel plans seems as far off as the Curiosity rover.
This year, however, if you snooze, you lose.
Airfares are climbing with no leveling-off in sight. The cheapest fares likely are...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:23 AM
A total of 2.18 million commercial passengers used Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in June, an increase of 2.9 percent over June 2011, the state announced Monday. Last month's traffic set a new mark for June, and it was second...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 3:41 PM
In a cavernous production facility at AAI Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Hunt Valley, workers assemble remote-control planes that help U.S. forces identify enemy targets.
At the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, researchers...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 11:47 AM
At the Harford County Airport on Aldino Road near Churchville is one of Harford County's most exciting companies: Skydive Baltimore.
Skydive Baltimore is owned by veteran sky diver Lance Linton, who has completed more than 5,500 dives.
The company has...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Why must values always take a back seat to the headlong rush of developing technology? ("Md. sees a future in the rise of unmanned aircraft," Aug. 14.)
Sure, the creation of these new jobs in a sagging economy (1,050 jobs at AAI alone over the last...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Massive girders and freshly poured concrete form a bump in the middle of the low-slung terminal, almost as if BWI Marshall Airport is expecting.
In a way, it is.
Before next summer, a glassed-in walkway, new shops and a modern security checkpoint will...