| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Jacob Alan Barclay, 25, of the first block of Post Road, was charged Thursday with theft less than $100.
Timothy Farrare, 25, of the 300 block of Woodland Green Court,...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:33 PM
On Sunday night, Walmart aired a commercial promoting watermelon during the BET Awards, one of the most popular TV programs among African-American households.
The commercial features a grower who says "summertime is watermelon time." The farmer extols...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:57 PM
With a gentle breeze blowing and temperatures in the low 80s, it was mild for a June afternoon on the Eastern Shore, but adjacent to the main attraction at the Queen Anne's County 4-H Park, it was hot as blazes.
John Draper stood next to a 650-pound...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:21 PM
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Maryland Championship Wrestling is holding its "Tag Wars" Event this coming Saturday, and one of the featured wrestlers is Colt Cabana. I got the chance to talk to him about the upcoming show, his time with WWE and Ring of Honor, the state of...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 12:52 PM
An Aberdeen man was charged with cashing two bad checks at area liquor stores.
Douglas Eugene Ringgold Jr., 41, of the 700 block of Battle Avenue, was charged on March 12 with two counts of forgery, two counts of issuing false documents and two counts of...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 3:27 PM
COLLEGE PARK — The crutches that came to symbolize last season have long since been stored away, and the three Maryland women's basketball players no longer need to run up and down the Comcast Center stairs to work their way back from knee surgeries...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:00 AM
In the days after a gunman killed two people and himself at The Mall in Columbia, the Nail Trix salon heard from many nervous customers canceling appointments.
Manicurist Van Le took several of those calls, struck 15 appointments off his calendar and...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 12:58 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Among the many accomplishments in the decorated career of Maryland women's basketball player Alyssa Thomas, the Final Four had been elusive for the school's career scoring leader until Tuesday night.
Only hours after being...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:28 AM
A man robbed a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in Glen Burnie Sunday night, according to Anne Arundel County police.
Police said a man approached the front counter of the restaurant, located in the 6700 block of Ritchie Highway, pulled out a knife and...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore electro-maestro Dan Deacon will open for Arcade Fire, the Grammy-winning indie rock act from Montreal, on select dates of the band's Reflektor Tour, according to a press release and Deacon's Twitter account.
The dates are in March, and the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Christian Rojas has a plan.
The Iraq War veteran wants to get his paralegal certificate. Then, he figures, he'll go into business for himself, helping people write their wills and file motions in court. He dreams of earning a law degree eventually and...