| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Maryland State Police and Sheriff's Office reports:
Cezaire C. Parker, 36, of the 900 block of South Stepney Road, was charged Wednesday with failing to appear in court for a case in which he was charged with second-degree assault.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:13 AM
A second newly constructed travel plaza along Interstate 95 in Maryland opened early Tuesday morning, about six weeks ahead of schedule, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
The opening of the new $26 million, 30,000-square-foot...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:11 PM
COLLEGE PARK — In nearly four years at Maryland, career scoring leader Alyssa Thomas has been on teams that have won one game, two games and three games in the NCAA tournament. But she's never claimed that elusive fourth victory.
On Monday night,...
| 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...
| 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...