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  • Verizon weather line temps unreliable

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS: Sue Baker, in Cockeysville, likes to check temperatures on Verizon’s weather line (410 WE6-1212). She got used to BWI being 10 degrees cooler than downtown Baltimore. Now, it’s more like 20 degrees, she says....
  • You don't need Verizon for time and weather

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Heartbroken over Verizon’s decision to discontinue their dial-in time and weather services June 1? Cheer up, Bunky. You can get a “free” (with a little advertising) weather forecast – and the time (to...
  • A memory aid for BGE/Fox weather line

     
    FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Verizon’s dial-up weather number was a brilliant choice - 410 936-1212. It was easy enough to remember, especially back in the day when telephone exchanges had names. It was WE (for Weather) 6-1212.And if your finger...
  • 'American Idol' tour in Baltimore Aug. 11 and D.C. Aug. 19

     
    The official dates for the American Idol Live tour were just announced, and good news for locals hoping to catch a glance at the Top 11: The tour will stop at Baltimore's 1st Mariner Arena Aug. 11 and Washington's Verizon......
  • At last! A new, local phone number for weather

     
    Baltimoreans! Do you miss the old Verizon weather line for checking the weather forecast? Do your fingers still want to dial WE-6 1212 whenever the skies look threatening? The number was disconnected in June, and since then we've been limited......
  • Lutherville resident plays the organ at Capitals home games

    Lutherville resident plays the organ at Capitals home games
    Saturday afternoon, the Capitals return to Verizon Center. Up, 3-1, in their best-of-seven playoff series with the Rangers after Wednesday night’s thrilling double-overtime victory, the Capitals can close out the Rangers with another win. One area...
  • Concert news: Chris Brown, Kelly Rowland, J. Cole, Tinie Tempah, White Life

    Concert news: Chris Brown, Kelly Rowland, J. Cole, Tinie Tempah, White Life
    The new Baltimore Soundstage has posted a bunch of new upcoming shows. There are now shows scheduled through late December. The most noteworthy addition to the schedule is J. Cole, who last performed in Baltimore in early June as Rihanna's opener. Cole...
  • Concert news: Deadmau5, Jill Scott, Height with Friends, Sting, Jonathan Richman, Arbouretum, The Bangles

    Concert news: Deadmau5, Jill Scott, Height with Friends, Sting, Jonathan Richman, Arbouretum, The Bangles
    After performing at Virgin Mobile FreeFest on Saturday, Deadmau5 will be back in Maryland later this month. He will appear at the new Fillmore Silver Spring September 21 and 22. Tickets, at $50, went on sale today. Brace yourself for all the kiddie...
  • Verizon strike slows phone line repairs

    It's been five days since 85-year-old Odra Pickeral has had phone service in her residence. Macular degeneration makes seeing a keypad tough, and her home's phone is programmed for frequently dialed numbers. Pickeral is one of more than 100 residents...
  • Harford County Police Blotter

    Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report: Aberdeen Stephanie Johnson, 30, of the first block of Pritchard Avenue, was arrested Wednesday on two warrants in cases in which she was charged with fourth-degree burglary, second-...
  • Verizon: The schoolyard bully

    Do you remember the schoolyard bully? That is what is happening in the case of Verizon's contractual dispute with its union workers ("Howard senior citizen facility feels effects of Verizon strike," Aug. 12). A tiny percentage of Americans like Ivan...
  • Young wins primary for Council president

    Young wins primary for Council president
    Bernard C. "Jack" Young, picked by his fellow City Council members last year to lead the panel, won the Democratic nomination Tuesday to keep the office for four more years. It was the first citywide campaign for Young, a 15-year veteran of the council....