| Dec 28, 2011
| 3:19 PM
The illuminated duck will drop over Havre de Grace, Saturday, Dec. 31, with fireworks on the Havre de Grace Middle School grounds on Lewis Lane. Thank you Susquehanna Hose Company volunteers for continuing this tradition in Havre de Grace.
Happy New Year...
| Dec 31, 2011
Investors had plenty to keep them jittery in 2011. There were the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, economic woes in Europe, and, here at home, politically tinged fiscal showdowns in Washington over deep government spending cuts.
Still, the stock market...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:43 PM
Charles Orestus Smith, a retired CareFirst Medicare contractor who was an avid fan of the opera and symphony, died Jan. 3 of a heart attack at his home in the Northway Apartments in Guilford. He was 74.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Guilford, Mr. Smith...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:56 AM
PABU, the second restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, is scheduled to open this week.
The dinner-only restaurant is the first collaboration between Michael Mina, whose San Francisco-based restaurant group also developed the concept for Wit &...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:07 PM
For more than four years, a team of 40 or so people in Sparks secretly worked for this Tuesday.
In perhaps the biggest day in Firaxis Games' history, the design studio releases "XCOM: Enemy Unknown," a richly detailed and immersive video game that...
| May 4, 2012
| 3:23 PM
PABU, the second restaurant at the Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, is set to open Tuesday night.
See reactions and photos from pre-opening dinners.
The dinner only restaurant is a first collaboration between Michael Mina, whose San Francisco-based...
| May 4, 2012
| 3:06 PM
University of Evansville archaeology major Nathan Biondi, of Ellicott City, will travel to Israel this summer as part of the Jezreel Expedition, an archaeological project co-sponsored by the university.
Beverly Frimpong, daughter of Charity Marfo...
| May 7, 2012
| 8:44 PM
WWE has a long track record of revising its own history.
Former enemies all of a sudden are best friends, a certain former world champion has been erased completely from history, and the list continues.
But Monday night on Raw, general manager John...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:46 AM
"So You Think You Can Dance" is back for its 9th season and I already know there's some format changes (1 night a week, instead of 2) and two winners, a male and a female dancer. Let's see what else they tell us about on tonight's premiere.
| Aug 22, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Although Americans wish to focus on the anemic economy and upcoming election, the wider world may intervene. Competing claims over sovereignty in the waters around China — the East China Sea and the South China Sea — threaten to transform from...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Takuma Sato nearly won the Indianapolis 500 in May, but a bold move for the lead relegated the Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing driver to 17th as he spun while trying to pass eventual winner Dario Franchitti on the final lap.
His car owner Bobby Rahal...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Major League Lacrosse announced Wednesday that it will implement instant replay on scoring plays for the 2013 season.
Specifically, replay will be used to determine only whether the ball had completely crossed the plane of the goal; whether a goal scored...