| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:39 PM
Yaakov Bar Am is a busy man.
The 48-year-old Verizon analyst is also a well-known woodworker, a custom furniture maker and owner of two online businesses, Kaplan's Books and Furniture, and Furniture By Yaakov.
He's also an Orthodox Jew and the...
| Aug 25, 2011
Although the 45,000 striking technical and customer support workers in nine northeastern states — including 7,300 workers in Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia — returned to their jobs at Verizon Corp. Aug. 22, it may still be...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 5:04 AM
Coldplay will perform at the Verizon Center July 8, it was announced Thursday morning.
Update: the band added a second show, on July 9, due to "overwhelming demand," according to an announcement from Live Nation.
The show is part of the band's first...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 4:15 PM
High school carpentry courses have given Paul "Pasha" Lippincott the skills to build a deck and a fence at his Towson home and the confidence to move ahead with a floor-to-ceiling renovation of the family kitchen.
While completing his senior year and...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 6:48 PM
Will Power trailed IZOD IndyCar Series championship front-runner Dario Franchitti by 47 points entering the Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma. He moves on to the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix on Sunday considerably closer.
Power pulled away early, didn't have...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Television watchers can thank Peter Larsson and his fast-growing Hanover company for one of the best views available for Sunday's race through downtown Baltimore — and for just about any car race anywhere in the U.S., for that matter.
| Sep 6, 2011
| 1:59 PM
The power outages that lingered for a number of Harford County homes and businesses all last week and into the weekend are no more, as BGE announced it had finished restoring all power outages related to Hurricane Irene by Sunday night.
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:42 PM
The incumbent ditched a mayoral bid at the last minute, deciding instead to try to hang on to his seat representing parts of Charles Village, Oliver, Remington and Station North.
His challengers include a community activist who hopes to be the...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:02 PM
Questions as to whether the replacement Watervale Road bridge, already under design, is really necessary were renewed this week as a county board increased funding for its design.
The $18,798.98 change order to the design contract with Wilson T. Ballard...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Baltimore viewers haven't been able to watch an NFL football game or any popular Fox program on WBFF the last couple of weeks without seeing a repeated crawl across the bottom of the screen telling them that if they are Verizon FiOS viewer their...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:41 AM
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...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:37 AM
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....