| Sep 4, 2011
| 11:41 AM
Managers at the Pratt Street Alehouse tend to keep their expectations low for Labor Day weekend, typically a sleepy affair in the city.
But not this year.
Because the pub's outdoor dining patio sits just a few feet from Pratt Street, where open-...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:35 AM
Mean Irene has left the scene. But what she left behind wasn't pretty. Just ask anyone who's been forced off the grid or had to dodge falling trees.
Kimpton Hotels feels your pain and your sweaty brow as you contemplate a week without A/C or a hot...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:54 PM
I'll never forget the first time I raced on a street course. I was very young, still racing go-karts, and we were competing in Monaco. Yes, Monaco, the famed circuit through the streets that is Formula One's most famous race every year.
But since we were...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 3:30 AM
The most pet-friendly places to stay in the U.S. with your pet include a boutique hotel in New York City and a Vermont inn with custom dog beds, according to the travel website TripAdvisor.
The site just released it's choices for the top 10 pet-...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:47 PM
As summer's fleeting charms begin to fade, fall swirls into view in a burst of kaleidoscopic color. Relish autumn's arrival with 50 nifty travel ideas for the Mid-Atlantic region: from leaf peeping and leisurely drives, to museum-hopping, fall-inspired...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 10:33 AM
The Harford County Council of Parent Teacher Associations will host its annual Legislative Forum this Thursday, Oct. 20, at Bel Air High School from 7 to 9 p.m.
The forum is an opportunity for parents and community members to be heard by a variety of...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 2:18 PM
The holidays are for family. But while we can squeeze folks around the table for turkey, or into the living room to unwrap presents, sometimes they just have to sleep somewhere else. Here's a sampling of some area hotels that could a good fit your...
| May 28, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Bel Air's Shamrock Park was filled Monday morning, with residents lounging under trees to observe another Memorial Day at the park's War Memorial.
American Legion Post 39 past post commander Richard Gebhard welcomed the crowd, following the placing of...
| Jun 1, 2012
It's good to see your newspaper is finally devoting part of the sports section full time to covering auto racing. But while there was coverage of the Indy 500 and stock cars, where was the coverage of the Monaco Grand Prix?
If I just read your paper, I...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Ravens cornerback Chris Carr is everywhere, all at once.
He had played in 97 straight games before being injured in this year's season opener, where he was part of a defense that forced a franchise-record seven turnovers in a 35-7 victory over the...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 6:18 PM
The polite refusals became all too familiar to counselors at Loyola University Maryland when they offered help to students who had lost a parent, endured an assault or lived through some other kind of trauma.
"Thanks so much for reaching out," the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:57 AM
Lately, it seems you don't have to be anywhere near a garden to stop and smell the roses.
Smell is the latest way that businesses are attempting to woo customers, whether it be the scented candles at Hampden shop In Watermelon Sugar, the vanilla and...