| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:38 AM
County elected and community leaders are lobbying Verizon officials to wire the southernmost portion of Towson with the fiber optic lines needed to bring the communication company's high-speed Internet and high-definition television services to the...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Baltimore is wasting about $400,000 every month it does not install a new phone system, a lawyer for Comptroller Joan M. Pratt argued in court Thursday. But the mayor's lawyers argued that Pratt has no legal right to sue the city because she is a city...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 12:19 PM
As the eye of Hurricane Sandy loomed over the waters some 500 miles southeast of Washington and the monster storm churned toward the Mid-Atlantic coast at 15 miles per hour, Marylanders braced Sunday for the arrival of a weather system some forecasters...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Maryland State Police and Sheriff's Office reports:
Angel Luis Alicea, 27, of the 600 block of West Market Street, was charged Saturday with being a fugitive from Pennsylvania justice.
Julie Tomar Paradis, 30, of the 600 block of West Bel...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:54 PM
About a dozen cell phones were stolen from a Verizon store in Havre de Grace in what appears to be an inside job.
Between 10 and 15 Apple iPhone and Samsung phones were reported stolen at 10:10 a.m. Monday from the store in the 900 block of Pulaski...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 7:40 PM
The Baltimore Grand Prix lurched toward its starting line Thursday as downtown was consumed by the chaos of last-minute preparations for the three-day event.
Wide-scale road closings began to take effect, preparing the race course along downtown...
| May 9, 2011
| 9:16 PM
Maryland on Monday night hired Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon -- a Larry Brown disciple at Kansas who has been likened to Gary Williams -- to replace Williams as men's basketball coach.
Turgeon, 46, was hired after being interviewed by athletic director...
| Jul 28, 2012
A little more than a decade ago, a group of business executives and civic leaders envisioned a moment when the world's eyes would be riveted by events in the Baltimore-Washington area: the lighting of a cauldron followed by two weeks of elite athletic...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Baltimore-area viewers won't see it in their TV listings, but this week a program will premiere on the Al Jazeera English channel that could do more to shape the world's image of their city than any other media coverage or civic promotion done all year....
| Apr 2, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Bruce Springsteen was nearly an hour late starting his show at D.C.'s Verizon Center Sunday night, and the crowd was getting a little restless. But when he finally took to the stage about 8:30 p.m., it took all of about 30 seconds for that frustration...
| May 26, 2011
Hard as it is to believe, it's been a whopping 26 years since the New Kids on the Block released their first single. For the Backstreet Boys, it's been 16.
New Kid Donnie Wahlberg was a spry 17 back then; so was the Backstreet Boys' AJ McLean.
A lot has...
| May 25, 2011
| 8:32 AM
If the Backstreet Boys and new Kids on the Block concert has you wanting to relive the '80s and '90s, there's plenty of options available, including several dance parties, nostalgia acts and even laser tag.
The Ottobar's upstairs floor has long been a...