| May 28, 2013
| 5:58 PM
A contingent of Orioles players and staff, including Showalter, visited wounded veterans Tuesday at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda before the team’s game against the Washington Nationals.
Major League Baseball...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Our local Pet Valu store, at 5007 Honeygo Center Dr in Perry Hall, is bringing a VIP Pet Care Veterinary Clinic to our neighborhood. This nonemergency vet care clinic features vaccinations and micro-chipping among its services for dogs and cats. In...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 7:24 AM
Navy Lt. Brad Snyder holds the acoustic guitar in his arms for the first time, strums a few chords, then moves into a sampling of Neil Young.
The sounds take the Naval Academy graduate back to the nights when he was deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan and...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:02 AM
A motorcade of police vehicles escorting wounded military service members from the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to New York City will cause roving lane closures on multiple area highways Wednesday morning, according to Baltimore Police....
| May 2, 2013
| 10:01 AM
It's more than 1,300 miles from Key Highway in Baltimore to Key West, Fla. — a car drive lasting a couple days or a flight lasting a few hours. Or, in the case of Howard County Education Association President Paul Lemle, an eight-day bike ride....
| Apr 20, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Moving around has always been a big part of new Loyola basketball coach G.G. Smith's life.
As a child whose father, Tubby, was a rising star in the college basketball coaching ranks, Smith spent time growing up in college towns like Columbia, S.C.,...
| May 19, 2013
Tracy Balazs, the president and CEO of an Annapolis-based staffing firm, was named Entrepreneurial Success of the Year last month by the Baltimore district office of the U.S. Small Business Administration.
She founded the company, Federal Staffing...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Two weeks after Beverly Poyer married her husband in 2007, he was deployed to Afghanistan. When he came home a year later, she was thrust into a role she hadn't expected: caregiver.
Army Spc. Max Poyer, exposed to frequent mortar blasts in Afghanistan,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:18 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — Johnathan Jackson has no idea what happened in Afghanistan that caused him to lose a leg.
It was June 10, 2009, and the Williamsburg-area native was in the seventh month of a one-year deployment at Bagram Air Field. An Army corporal...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:36 AM
NEWINGTON -- When contractor Cal Caldarella read that a 90-year-old World War II veteran faced eviction for smoking, he knew he had to do something.
"I couldn't stomach that," said Caldarella, whose late father also served in World War II. "Whatever had...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Students and staff at John F. Kennedy Middle School in Enfield are pitching in to help military members and veterans during the holiday season.
For the past month, members of the school's community services club have been baking cookies after school,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:15 AM
In the 7000 block of Main Street
A report of a man standing in the road on Nov. 3 at 6 a.m. near the DAV store resulted in the arrest of Benjamin Caleb Conboy, 24, of Hollycove Road in Hayes, on charges of public intoxication and possession of marijuana,...