| May 16, 2012
| 9:49 AM
It's a daunting feat to try and cover Bob Dylan, but when Creative Alliance rocks their fourth Night of 1000 Dylans on Friday, Brian Simms will be handling the keyboard and accordion responsibilities.
"I began picking out songs from the radio on a...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:06 PM
As I was driving to work Monday morning, I saw yet another accident at what I consider a pretty dangerous intersection.
Since we moved in to our house behind Fountain Green Elementary at the end of 2008, I've probably seen at least a dozen, if not more,...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Officer Stephen Schissler, a Towson University graduate and seven-year veteran of the Baltimore County Police Department, used his knowledge of the area to catch a car full of robbers last year.
That arrest helped him nab the August 2011 Officer of the...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:31 AM
Another bit of the increasingly oddball John Waters hitchhiking mystery has been revealed.
We knew the filmmaker started his cross-country adventure in Baltimore. And we knew a touring indie band had picked him up in Ohio. We also knew a married couple...
| Aug 5, 2011
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Patricia Anne Ramirez, 49, of the 400 block of Battery Drive, was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant in a case in which she was charged with theft less than $500 and theft...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 8:21 PM
An intense, widespread storm system spawned at least one tornado Friday and battered parts of the Baltimore region with damaging winds and torrential rain, halting flights and flooding roads during rush hour.
The storm ripped through Harford County,...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Fast food has been under attack in America. Urged to make their Happy Meals healthier, McDonald's recently shrank the serving size of the meal's fries and added apple slices. Cajoled by public health advocates and new laws, chain restaurants are posting...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 10:03 AM
James Edward O'Meara Jr., founder of a commercial construction company and a World War II veteran, died Saturday of heart failure at his Glyndon home. He was 90.
The son of a masonry company owner and a homemaker, Mr. O'Meara was born in Baltimore and...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 1:05 PM
It would be wonderful if we, as a society, weren't so dependent on our cars.
But in this day and age, we want things done now, or rather we wanted them done already, so we get things done as fast as we can. Why walk to the store? Why ride a bike to a...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 8:36 AM
Two men accused of robbing a couple who were walking home from a Federal Hill restaurant last weekend have been freed from jail and cleared of all charges by prosecutors, who acknowledge it was a case of mistaken identification.
One victim said she would...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Burger King launched a national advertising campaign yesterday to introduce its new best-in-class BK menu items -- made-to-order salads, wraps, crispy chicken strips, smoothies and frappes.
Celebrity pitchmen for the rollout campaign include Jay Leno,...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Where's that dislike button when you need it?
Facebook's 750 million users awoke Wednesday morning to some dramatic changes on the social media site. And what did they do?
Immediately posted about just how much they despised every last bit of it.