| Dec 18, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Curran W. "Cub" Harvey Jr., former president of T. Rowe Price Associates Inc. who later was a partner in New Enterprise Associates, a Baltimore venture capital firm, died Sunday of pneumonia at Naples Community Hospital in Naples, Fla. He was 84.
| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Rita Chelton, long-time resident of Elkridge, would like to share the latest news from Grace Episcopal Church of Elkridge. After a lengthy search and many prayers, the parish has recently welcomed a new rector, the Rev. Travis K. Smith.
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:10 AM
Drive past the home of Barbara and Charles Anderson, just south of Bel Air, and you might think part of their front yard has been transported from the tropics.
The Andersons have, indeed, brought a piece of the tropics to Harford County, in the form...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:37 AM
It's been five years since the Chesapeake Bay blue crab fishery was declared a disaster, and despite progress using science-based guidelines for protecting female crabs, the iconic Chesapeake crustacean is still not out of the woods. The Baltimore Sun's...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Some cravings will not be ignored. Deny yourself for too long, and the craving may become an obsession. The foods we crave are often regional specialties that are seemingly out of reach — a Philly cheese steak, barbecue pulled pork, red velvet...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:33 PM
State officials approved a deal Wednesday that permanently protects environmentally sensitive land along the Nanticoke River on the Eastern Shore.
The 201-acre conservation easement on a farm near the Delaware border creates an important link in a 50-...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Leading a tour of the Soldiers Delight area of western Baltimore County on Sunday afternoon, Paula Becker, an ecologist with Maryland's Department of Natural Resources, was pleased to report the first blooming of serpentine chickweed — a plant as...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 10:03 AM
An exhibit of digital photographs by John Maloney can capture your interest from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily at the Hollingsworth Gallery at the National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop.
The exhibition runs through August.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The Beartown rocks are very cool and maybe a little surreal.
What you will find is a puzzling but intriguing network of overhanging sandstone cliffs, deep crevasses and massive boulders. You are walking through greenish canyons on a boardwalk. The...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:02 AM
This winter one feels a bit like Christopher Columbus in 1492 as he sailed the ocean blue. Except we've been sailing through a seemingly endless sea of white. Snow white. Grungy white. Sallow white. Sheets-hanging-on-the-clothesline white.
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences announced its Shorty Award finalists Wednesday morning for its sixth-annual social media-themed awards, with big names such as Lena Dunham, Albert Brooks and Sir Ian McKellen making the cut.
| Jan 24, 2014
In early 2012, Aline Kominsky-Crumb traded her red hair, nose ring and reputation as the cartoonist wife of controversial underground artist Robert Crumb to become a familiar archetype in Miami: a beach-blond bombshell.
As a social experiment "for art's...