| Aug 4, 2011
| 12:38 PM
It's quiz time!
Time to gauge your wine savvy. Below you will find a host of questions on topics covered these past seven months. See how much you've absorbed... information-wise!
1. "Pride of the Wineries: A California Living Book" stated that this...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 7:55 AM
On Friday, there will be a pingpong tournament in Baltimore. It won't take place at an arena or a YMCA. It's at a bar.
The pingpong tournament is one of the distinguishing features of Parkside Sports Bar and Pub, which opened in Canton late last year....
| Aug 15, 2011
| 1:44 PM
Construction crews are busy filling a 12-story gap that has stood empty in the center of Towson for nearly 10 years.
Workers have been transforming the former Investment Building into the Towson City Center, a $27 million project of offices and retail...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:54 PM
Orioles batting practice came to a standstill Friday afternoon when Detroit Tigers reliever Al Alburquerque was struck in the side of the head by a Robert Andino line drive.
Alburquerque, who was playing catch in shallow left field and didn't see Andino'...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 7:21 PM
In the midst of what he called the "toughest stint" of his career, Orioles veteran second baseman Brian Roberts isn't sure whether he'll play baseball again this season, but he remains confident that he'll be a productive member of the team in the future....
| Aug 19, 2011
| 1:05 PM
Even before Linda Miller took the reins as principal of Catonsville Elementary School more than five years ago, parents and teachers had concerns about potholes scarring the drop-off area and parking lot of the school, she said.
Those concerns will be...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 6:51 AM
I'm probably a little over-eager for the new "Muppets" film. Jason Segel + Amy Adams + new Muppet-tastic adventures = the film I will be seeing when it comes out Nov. 23.
Sorry, Thanksgiving. It's all about the Muppets this year.
But I'm a bit less...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 8:12 AM
Here is some more information from officials at the state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene for before and after the hurricane.
--On carbon monoxide: This is generated by gas-powered appliances such as generators and charcoal and gas grills. It's...
| Sep 1, 2011
Every few years, officials of the county government and its school system pour too much time and resources into a process that creates ill feelings among parents and children and headaches all around, all because no one seems able to predict with any...
| Sep 4, 2011
The surgery on Don Hayden's son was successful. The only lingering complication: a bill for $23,000.
The Gaithersburg family, surprised that insurance didn't cover the cost, spent about a year fighting the charge from the medical clinic — even...
| Apr 6, 2011
Whatever the pressures of his city law practice, Robert Lazzaro could count on finding refuge at the end of the day at his home in Jacksonville, where the back deck offered quiet, a hot tub and a woodland view. That changed five years ago after an Exxon...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:51 PM
With the Fourth of July approaching, many people are contemplating cookouts and picnics. But all that celebratory food and drink can pose a threat to your health. There are steps to take to ensure there aren't any unwelcome fireworks in your belly,...