| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:25 AM
What’s better than IHOP pancakes? Free IHOP pancakes.
The restaurant chain’s National Pancake Day will be back Feb. 5, when diners will be served complimentary buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Customers also will be encouraged to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:05 AM
I recently received a notice that the Dayton Post Office is being evaluated for reduced window service hours, and even possible closure.
Dayton residents should have received a survey to express their preference and share comments. A public meeting at...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Despite a stiff, cold wind Wednesday, Annie's Playground in Fallston was filled with parents and children enjoying a sunny afternoon on the first day of spring.
The young visitors enjoyed a picnic lunch, soared on some of the many swings and made...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:34 AM
OK, so I finished up 2-2 in my predictions of last week's NFL playoff games ad to much delight for most of you, the Baltimore Ravens win in Denver was one of my two losses.
The Green Bay Packers were my other defeat, failing to show up in San Francisco...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Mary E. Weaver, a former nursery school educator who later managed a Baltimore senior living apartment building, died Feb. 22 of complications from leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice.
The longtime Jacksonville-area resident was 82.
The daughter of...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Even with the lights off, Looney's Pub in Bel Air remained a packed house Saturday, filled with local residents eager to show support for the fight against childhood cancer.
More than 50 people volunteered to have their heads shaved on the Looney's stage...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 5:25 PM
What pesticides are Maryland families exposed to on a regular basis? Good luck finding out. There's simply no way for the average person to discover what chemicals are being applied to farm fields or even backyards.
Worse, it's nearly impossible for...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Arians can help Cutler
Los Angeles Times
Bruce Arians is the best choice for the Bears.
This is a team that has the franchise's best quarterback in the modern era in Jay Cutler, an elite receiver in Brandon Marshall, a running back who'...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:42 AM
WEATHER: Snow possible, high near 45. Howard and Anne Arundel counties are under a winter storm advisory beginning at 10 a.m.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
Maryland budget reflects improving economy: Gov....
| Mar 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In response to the letter, "Cats: Natural-born killers" (March 9), so are humans. When I moved into my house in Havre de Grace 18 years ago, there was an abandoned house behind our property and there still is. There were also 19 feral cats. There were...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Brother Patrick Ellis, a member of the Christian Brothers who served as president of La Salle University and Catholic University of America, died Feb. 21 of leukemia at a Christian Brothers nursing home in Lincroft, N.J.
The Baltimore native was 84....
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Melody A. Cronin, a Baltimore attorney who was known for her pro bono work with the Wills for Heroes Foundation, died Sunday of acute myelocytic leukemia at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
The Fells Point resident was 35.
"Mel was a quick-witted,...