| May 19, 2010
1. Hit the boardwalk. Rehoboth Beach's boardwalk has an eight-block section newly renovated in 2010.
2. Chill out by the water. Delaware Seashore State Park is bounded on the east by the Atlantic Ocean and on the west by Rehoboth Bay and Indian River...
| Jan 1, 2011
You made me cry.
Of course I made myself cry, too.
Knife wounds, insect attacks and tandoori-hot temperatures aside, my favorite story involved me and you and the outdoors. In July, during one of the hottest stretches in a summer of hot stretches, I...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 3:26 PM
Woodward Reese "Wood" Smith, a retired ironworker who during his nearly 50-year career worked on some of the nation's most notable bridges, died July 13 of pneumonia at his Loch Raven Village home.
He was 93.
The son of a construction superintendent and...
| May 13, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Breathtaking sunsets, sweet salt air, boardwalk confections and fun in the sun — Ocean City has it all.
Long regarded by those in the know as a best bet when it comes to taking the family to the beach, Ocean City, recently received the...
| May 12, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If your idea of a breezy beach vacation involves a plane or passport, then hold off on the tropics and head instead to Virginia Beach.
This resort city of nearly 438,000 people is a laid-back East Coast destination about a five-hour drive from Baltimore....
| May 28, 2011
| 11:29 AM
Maybe I'll get it right this time. Maybe it won't hurt as much as last year — it couldn't, could it?
Docile bugs, less bloodshed, lower temperatures and a more well-rounded diet, that's what I'm hoping for as I once again take on the Maryland...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 1:57 PM
On the other side of the door, a famished raptor awaited my entrance.
Dinner was served. And in return I got an...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 3:17 AM
As Marylanders ease into the heat of the summer, we're looking for a little relief. There's no better place to find it than in Ocean City.
For memories, nothing compares with that ride across the Bay Bridge and onward along Route 50, windows down and...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:35 AM
If the courtyard that greets visitors to Denny and Cindi Mather's beach home in Fenwick Island, Del., looks like the entrance to a motel, that's because it once was.
The walled courtyard with foliage, fountain and an arched wrought-iron gate that opens...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 9:00 PM
b and HeidnSeek Entertainment have joined forces to introduce singles of the month. Meet Mr. and Miss July.
MO OVEISSI — 30, SAGITTARIUS
Education: Towson University
Occupation: IT Support
Interests: Atlantic Ocean to...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Maryland Natural Resources Police will be stepping up patrols this weekend in an attempt to curb drunken boating and the number of maritime fatalities, which threatens to exceed a 10-year high reached in 2009.
Eleven boaters have died in Maryland...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:17 PM
Baltimore, your next fill-up could well be on Brent Ashley.
Don't know the man? Not a problem. All you need to know is that the 59-year-old retired motel owner wants people to come to http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/beaches/ this summer, and he's...