| Jan 25, 2012
| 5:35 PM
When Coast Guard inspectors boarded a new freighter docking in Baltimore last February, a junior-level engineer from the Philippines approached and slipped them a note.
"I have sometheng to till you but secret," he wrote, using all capital letters....
| Jan 31, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Students at Pine Grove Elementary School on Dulaney Valley Road were set to be doubly entertained this week with educational performances on and off campus.
On Wednesday, Feb. 1, second-grade students at Pine Grove Elementary School were scheduled to...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Josie Mehta, a retired registered nurse who had worked at the Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center, died Sept. 1 of cancer at her Nottingham home. She was 61.
The daughter of an insurance man and a homemaker, Josie Dela Cruz was born and raised in...
| May 7, 2012
| 2:21 PM
As the school year draws to a close, one group of Baltimore students isn't making plans for summer. They deflect discussions about courseloads for next year, and shy away from questions about which colleges they hope to attend. They don't talk about...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:15 AM
Previously, the tribes were dotted with past contestants and minor celebrities, and I somehow managed to mix up Brandon and Colton from "Survivor: One World."
How I managed to mix up Brandon and his Crazy with Colton, I don’t know (but thank you to...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 1:04 PM
In her singsong voice, Sarah Moses asked the nervous 22-year-old Colombian man questions about American civics and culture: What is the name of the national anthem? At what age may a citizen vote? Why does the American flag have 13 stripes?
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:22 AM
Pretty please can Abbi go home tonight? Hopefully, but first we have to listen to her for the entire episode.
The morning after Tribal Council, Abbi is still reeling from hearing what people actually think about her. She has to be one of the least self-...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Back from Tribal Council, it's now clear to Abi that Mike, Lisa, Malcolm, and Denise are in an alliance, most likely because Jonathan flat out said so at the last Tribal Council. She's also a really bad liar, because she can't stop talking about the...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 6:44 AM
Previously on "Survivor:" Mike was awesome, Lisa was not, and is now dead to me.
Back from Tribal Council, Abbi and Pete are scrambling and figuring out that it's going to be hard to form another alliance when no one likes or trusts them. Mike came...
| Nov 25, 2012
Ellen Reich's business — run out of her Butcher's Hill rowhouse — has international reach.
She's the proprietress (she loves that word) of Three Stone Steps, which sells metal art, recycled jewelry and other intriguing items made by...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:24 AM
Back from Tribal Council on Night 22, everyone is reeling. Apparently all the players were just as confused as the viewers at Tribal Council, and there was no strong plan. Jonathan realizes that by voting for Abbi because he was mad at her, he kept the...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:22 AM
FROM TODAY'S PRINT EDITIONS:Don Dobrow, in Baltimore, saw in The Sun that the Philippines recently suffered back-to-back hits by typhoons Nesat and Nalgae: “Two [consecutive] typhoons [starting] with the same letter. Do you know the reason for that?...