| Feb 15, 2012
Every driver is motivated. Every one believes he has a shot. Everybody is excited.
That's all hunky-dory. The 2012 NASCAR season has yet to start and the optimistic rumble from the garages always precedes the realistic rumble on the track, when the usual...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:38 PM
And then there was one.
Michael Phelps came up golden again today swimming his last individual race, the 100-meter butterfly. He has just his leg in the 400-meter medley relay left to swim in these Olympic Games — or any other for that matter....
| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Chad Gauss has left the City Cafe. His last night as the Mount Vernon restaurant's executive chef was Saturday.
Gauss will be opening his own restaurant in the old Hampden Food Market. The 3,000 square-foot restaurant, to be named the Food Market, will...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Chefs are getting ready to throw down their best crab dishes at the Crab Bash.
On Tuesday night, 10 regional chefs will compete in a Best Crab Dish contest at the third annual Crab Bash hosted by the B&O American Brasserie and the Hotel Monaco Baltimore....
| Feb 5, 2012
| 7:59 PM
One Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Company member received a first-time award Saturday evening at the company's annual banquet.
The banquet, which celebrated 82 years of the fire company, was dedicated to longtime member Charles Edwin "Bunk" Grimmel Sr.,...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:11 AM
Dissed by major critics at its March 2005 Broadway debut, Joe DiPietro's jukebox Elvis Presley musical "All Shook Up" now qualifies as a hit in Annapolis.
The Talent Machine Company cast has energy and youthful enthusiasm combined with vocal and...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:37 PM
Robert and Kristen Trombero, the owners of Churchville Stables, LLC in Churchville, were presented with the 2012 Conservation Farmer of the Year award during the Harford Soil Conservation District's annual banquet Thursday night at the Level Fire Hall....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:01 PM
So far this year, Maryland has been spared hurricanes and big tropical storms, but there's been a monsoon of television and radio advertising on both sides of the casino battle — approaching a cost of $50 million — to woo voters one way or the...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Nearly seven decades separate the youngest and oldest hunters who killed black bears in this year's state-controlled hunt, which ended Friday night. A record 92 bears were killed in Allegany and Garrett counties during the five-day hunt, according to...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 11:30 PM
A day's worth of some excellent storm coverage by CNN was all but shredded during the Piers Morgan show Monday night when meteorologist Chad Myers reported that the New York Stock Exchange was under three feet of water and the hip-shooting host ran wild...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Hurricane Sandy's howling winds and torrential rains walloped Maryland late Monday and early Tuesday, cutting electricity to more than 300,000 utility customers and disrupting life for millions from Ocean City to the suddenly snowy mountains of Garrett...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Chad Wells is leaving Alewife. His last day at the downtown tavern is Saturday.
Wells is headed to Annapolis, where he will be "re-concepting" an existing restaurant - he wouldn't say which one. But the chef, probably best known for his culinary...