| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:30 AM
"To get out of work at 5 o'clock, I will do anything."
That's what Karen Stokes, executive director of the Greater Homewood Community Corp., was thinking in 2009, when she got involved in Fluid Movement. Her initial exposure to the performance art...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A zoo menagerie — including a parrot, a boa constrictor and an African pygmy hedgehog — greeted 5-year-old Finn Seamans of Odenton on Wednesday when he arrived at a courtyard between two office buildings in Elkridge.
But the animals,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:28 PM
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore announced Wednesday that it will no longer permit visitors to smoke on its grounds beginning July 1.
The zoo said that it will ask visitors to leave the grounds to smoke or use tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. The...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Nick Pasko of Bel Air and Patrick Hairfield of Abingdon finished one-two in the 20-24 age group Saturday in a round-trip between the Baltimore Zoo and Lake Montebello.
The two were among 4,059 runners who raced in the annual Baltimore 10 Miler.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:31 AM
William G. "Bill" Evans, an award-winning Baltimore advertising executive who was the creative force behind the enduring "Charm City" advertising campaign of the early 1970s, died June 20 of cancer at the Hospice of Queen Anne's in Centreville. He was 83....
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:49 PM
The Maryland Zoo is calling all birds of a feather to help name its new bald eagle.
The contest, which opened on Independence Day and runs through July 14, is asking the public to name its newest avian resident, a female eagle found in North Carolina in...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Will it be Scout? Sioux? Vega?
The first bald eagle to land at Baltimore's zoo in a decade is finishing a mandatory quarantine and preparing to meet visitors for the first time later this month. But first, the female bald eagle needs a name.
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:15 AM
I loved Lori K. Brown's recent commentary on a Baltimore City police officer's cruelty to animals ("Lessons from Nala," June 30).
Like everyone I know, I was disgusted by the horrible killing of someone's pet, and Ms. Brown perfectly articulated our...
| May 16, 2014
Sunday, May 18
Wine tasting The 22nd annual Wine in the Woods will be held at Symphony Woods, 5950 Symphony Woods Road in Columbia. In addition to sampling wine from more than 30 wineries, festival-goers can taste food from area restaurants and hear live...
| May 21, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Thank you for your coverage of this past weekend's Art Outside festival — a real gem of an event for everyone in Baltimore ("Art Outside returns to Druid Hill Park," May 16). My wholehearted congratulations to Barbara Shapiro and her team who...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Melvin Ray Harris, a longtime employee of the United States Information Agency whose love of the outdoors led to stints with the National Park Service and as a volunteer at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and the National Aquarium, died May 24 at the...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Baltimore was hit with the biggest winter storm of an already brutal season today, here's a rundown of how the region is coping:
- FORECAST: The snow has tapered off, but more winter weather is on the way Thursday night and into the weekend. Get more...