| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:06 PM
A Baltimore judge sentenced Policarpio Espinoza Perez to life in prison Monday for conspiring to murder his brother's two children and their young cousin nearly a decade ago in a killing described as the "most horrific" to ever come before the court.
| May 3, 2013
Uh, oh, dear readers, the British are coming!
Planned for many months, the War of 1812 re-enactment will reoccur this weekend (May 3-5) all over Havre de Grace. Unlike the surprise British attack on the city, May 3, 1813, during which it was sacked...
| May 6, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Wedding date: March 23, 2013
Her story: Ashley Cook, 30, grew up in Woodbridge, Va. She is a literary academic content liaison for Baltimore City Public Schools. Her mother, Sherry, is a facilities manager for a government contracting agency in...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Rain chances for Opening Day at Oriole Park at Camden Yards may be increasing, but there is still some uncertainty on how significantly a moist system from the Gulf of Mexico could affect the region.
Even so, rain could start to clear in time for the 3:...
| Jun 23, 2012
It's not a matter of "if" but "when."
Medifast Inc., the No. 3 manufacturer of weight-loss food products, is growing so quickly in that industry that there will soon come a time when it outgrows its sole production facility in Owings Mills and builds...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 12:01 PM
I remember back in the day when conversations about sex were whispered and babies were born by immaculate conception. All three of my children were. Just ask my mother.
But actually I was a lucky ducky, and when I asked her where babies came from, she...
| Apr 13, 2012
Howard County General Hospital will host a Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month Celebration and Health Fair on Saturday, May 5 from noon to 4 p.m. at the North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road, Laurel. Sponsors include...
| Apr 9, 2012
One of Elizabeth Catlett's linotypes could horrify viewers by depicting the aftermath of a lynching, the rope around the victim's neck held taut by the murderers' boots. And in the next room, a statue by Catlett of a mother and child would flood viewers...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:55 PM
What comes to mind when Mexican immigrant Elsa Garcia thinks of Baltimore's drawbacks?
"Basura. O las drogas," said the East Baltimore resident. "Trash. Or drugs."
Then, quickly, comes her list of Baltimore's pluses: Her husband has been able to find...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 7:42 AM
After a bar has been around for a while, it's easy to take it for granted.
This year, three Baltimore bars that have been in business for over a decade marked major anniversaries: Brewer's Art turned 15 and Max's 25. These two bars are hardly taken for...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Country fans have a lot to choose from this Spring. In addition to Miranda Lambert at 1st Mariner in January and Brad Paisley in March, Blake Shelton is now on the road as well.
Shelton is on his "Well Lit & Amplified Tour" to promote "Red River Blue,"...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 12:56 PM
At the corner of a small commercial strip across Route 40 from the Normandy Shopping Center in Ellicott City, Tere's Latin Market has existed for the last four years as a local resource for members of the Latin American community in Howard County.