| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Local athletes captured three division wins in the ChesapeakeMan Endurance Festival in Cambridge Saturday.
William Moore of Fallston prevailed in the Clydesdale Division of the Ironman-length ultra race - a 2.4-mile swim in the Choptank River, a 112-mile...
| May 24, 2012
| 11:10 AM
The algae blooms fouling Baltimore area waters apparently have claimed more victims, as more dead fish have been spotted floating in the Inner Harbor and washing ashore at Fort McHenry just south of downtown.
Investigators with the Maryland Department of...
| May 25, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Swimmers should avoid contact with tidal and fresh water for 48 hours after a big rain storm this summer, warns the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.
The precaution is suggested by state and county health departments, but foundation officials believe it’s...
| May 25, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Many folks may be traveling on this long Memorial Day holiday weekend, but if you're going to be around, here are two activities not to miss on Saturday.
The first one's a snap - you don't even have to leave the house, or get out of your PJs.
At 9 a.m...
| May 26, 2012
| 3:17 PM
A powerful stench was in the air Saturday at the Inner Harbor as 12-year-olds Alison Chase and Marissa Westerbeke hunched over the water's edge, studying tiny crabs floating to the surface.
The girls were in town from Connecticut for a relaxing annual...
| May 29, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Dead fish continued to surface Tuesday in Baltimore-area waters, though the conditions that scientists believe have been causing the weeklong die-off may be moderating slightly.
State investigators estimated there were 10,000 fish floating in Stoney...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 11:25 PM
Today, Waldorf Buckwild Outdoors Expo, Charles County Fairgrounds, La Plata. Information: BuckWildExpo.com.
TodayAug. 26, noon to 4 p.m. Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association, 3400 Northwind Road in Carney....
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:18 PM
More than 40 animals ranging from cats to baby turtles were found dead following a house fire on Rocks Road in Forest Hill late Monday night that has prompted the Harford County government to start an animal hoarding investigation.
Most of the dead...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:40 PM
Maryland health officials are reporting the state's first death from the West Nile virus.
State health department spokeswoman Dori Henry said Thursday that the department is not releasing any details on the death.
Maryland has had 13 cases of West...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 11:13 PM
Sundays, 1 p.m.; Wednesdays, 6p.m. Carney Rod & Gun Club, 9721 Hilltop Drive. $5 per round. Information: 410-668-1019.
Tuesday, 5 p.m. to dark. Shoot at 3-D McKenzie and Rinehart targets on a 25-acre, fully wooded...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:10 AM
Friday through SundaySept. 14-16. Third annual Solomons Offshore Grand Prix. Information: solomonsrace.com.
Sept. 22-24. The National Sailing Center & Hall of Fame third annual Classic Wooden Boat Rendezvous & Regatta,...
| May 30, 2012
| 4:09 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies and a high temperature near 84 degrees. Wednesday night is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low temperature around 63 degrees.
Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues as you...