| Jun 1, 2012
| 6:25 AM
Summer-like heat waves throughout the past three months have made it the warmest meteorological spring on record at BWI Marshall Airport. A stubborn rainfall deficit made it the sixth-driest spring on record, to boot.
Unseasonably hot temperatures struck...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Mindy Torres knows a good deal when she sees one.
Colgate toothpaste can run as high as $3 per tube at local retailers, but on this particular Sunday at Harris Teeter in the Kings Contrivance Village Center, if you buy two tubes at $2 each, you get three...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:07 PM
Pamela Carter's Sunday drive to join 900 students in walking across the stage and receiving a diploma from the Community College of Baltimore County wasn't that long.
But the distance the Catonsville resident had to travel leading up to the June 3...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Jack Wethington, now 7, was 18 months old when he had his first serious allergic reaction. At a play group, he sipped from another child's cup, which contained milk.
"Within minutes, his throat was closing, he was turning red, he was gasping," recalled...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:16 AM
It's an ongoing debate among Baltimoreans: Are the best bars in Canton off O'Donnell Square?
If you've been to the Irish pubs or sports bars around there even once, you know what you're in for — a night that's not always pretty but comforting in...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 5:41 AM
"London's calling and I'm going to answer it."
Emily travels to London with her top 10 men. When Chris Harrison greets the group in Trafalgar Square, he congratulates them on being one step closer to marrying Emily. There are no cheers, no smiles. They...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 7:35 AM
I was pulling weeds when I came across a poison ivy plant that was sandwiched between a pair of shrubs, and since I'm sensitive to poison ivy, I didn't touch the plant until I was appropriately prepared.
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy) grows wild...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Olympic suits Kuchar
Not Tiger, Phil, Bubba, Rory or Lee.
"Kooch" will reign supreme.
Matt Kuchar just won The Players Championship, where he beat a stellar field. The U.S. Open at the Olympic Club, toughened to the extreme...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Soap, toothpaste and mouthwash may fight germs, but it also could make your child prone to allergies, new research has found.
Common antibacterial chemicals in these products may affect development of the immune system making children more likely to...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 10:29 AM
Former Utah governor Jon Huntsman, a Republican, spoke at Johns Hopkins University last week. He mostly avoided partisan politics, instead focusing on the roles of China and technology in determining America's future. However, he did address his failed...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:32 AM
My son Isaac turned 4 this week, and we're having his birthday party this weekend. I simply cannot wait. His third birthday was kind of a disaster -- his dad was in California for pre-deployment training, I was having some pregnancy complications, and...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:46 AM
Wedding Day: December 1, 2012
Her story: Colby Previti, 26, grew up in Bowley's Quarters and now lives in Middle River. She is a freelance model and make-up artist. Her father, Vincent Previti, is a retired firefighter. Her mother, Kimberly Previti, is a...