| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:03 PM
More than 400 cyclists traversed scenic, rural Baltimore County roads on Sunday to raise money for bicycle safety, paying tribute to a cyclist killed on one of those byways.
The event was the fourth Larry's Ride, launched by family and friends of...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:26 PM
For Donna Richardson, of Bel Air, the day after the deadly shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard was more frightening than the previous day's actual events.
"The whole thing I just felt like I was in a movie scene," she said of what it was like...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:00 PM
There is a new WWE champion.
His name? Vacant.
Only one name is needed, he is that popular. Like Prince, Cher, Madonna, or Snitsky.
That's right -- similar to "Angelina Jolie's leg," "Anfield Cat" and one of the most on-point satirical accounts on...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:27 AM
If there was any doubt about how cowed America is by the gun lobby, it was erased today by Howard Schultz, the president, chairman and CEO of Starbucks Coffee Company. After months of controversy over whether patrons should openly be allowed to carry...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:30 AM
It seems appropriate that the three-artist exhibit at the Howard County Arts Council, "Tension and Flow: Sculpture in Flux," sprawls over so much of the floor and walls in its Gallery I. Art will seem to cover much of Howard County this weekend, as the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Even in dappled autumn sunlight, Fear Avenue in Northwest Baltimore looks a bit desolate. People are scarce, homes and businesses can be counted on one hand, and the traffic that flows heavily on nearby Reisterstown Road seems but a trickle on this...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Veteran's Day Luncheon — Serving those who serve our country, Fri., Nov. 8, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Laurel-Beltsville Senior Activity Center, 7120 Contee Road. Bring photo of yourself in uniform or piece of history to display at honor table. Register at...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Cousins Dan Baumiller and Nick Fertig launched Full Tilt Brewing in December, brewing beers in the basement of Baumiller's Sykesville home.
Now, less than a year later, Full Tilt beers are on tap at more than 180 bars and restaurants and sold at more...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:20 AM
It's showtime at Ellicott City high schools
"The Sound of Music," Mt. Hebron High School theater department's fall show, opens on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 7 p.m. Four additional shows will be presented at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14, Friday, Nov. 15, and...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Marylanders love oysters, so news of restaurants focused on the slippery bivalves, like Bel Air's brand-new Main Street Oyster House, is always welcome.
Opened in mid-October, the Oyster House is masterful with oysters and service and does a decent...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:31 PM
After five years of below-average performance, Baltimore County's only charter school will lose its license to operate in July, but will continue as a regular public school next year.
The Baltimore County school board voted Tuesday night to pull the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:04 AM
The Y of Central Maryland will open its new $11 million center in west Towson Monday, Nov. 11 marking a new beginning for the organization and ending a long-discussed process of upgrading the Towson facility.
"This was a long time coming," said John...