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  • Colors and aromas of spring at Daffodil Day [Mostly Main Street]

    At long last it seems safe to revel in daffodils, tulips and crocuses. The day after our last surprise snow fall at the end of March, I was delighted to see crocuses blooming where just the day before there was a pile of snow. If, like me, you are...
  • Maryland Zoo aids in snowy owl rehab

    Maryland Zoo aids in snowy owl rehab
    The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore had been tracking the migration of North American snowy owls to evaluate their health when one was found injured in Maryland last month. The Department of Natural Resources brought the owl, which had a "severe wing droop...
  • Four lion cubs born at the National Zoo in Washington

    Four lion cubs born at the National Zoo in Washington
    Four lion cubs were born at the National Zoo in Washington on Sunday, less than two weeks after the first lion cubs born at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore made their public debut. The cubs, who have not yet been named, were born to 9-year-old African...
  • DNR studies state's bear population

    DNR studies state's bear population
    Biologists from Maryland's Department of Natural Resources got to hold some cute bear cubs Monday. But it was more than just an opportunity to see the state's wildlife up close. DNR's Wildlife and Heritage Service used the winter check-up to "keep an...
  • Good Friday schedule and closings

    Good Friday schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Friday, April 18: Government offices Closed in Anne Arundel and Carroll counties, and in Baltimore City and Annapolis. Open in Baltimore, Frederick, Harford and Howard counties. Courts Open in all jurisdictions....
  • Dolly, Maryland Zoo elephant, dies

    Dolly, Maryland Zoo elephant, dies
    Dolly, a female African elephant at the Maryland Zoo, was humanely euthanized on March 16. Dolly spent Saturday normally interacting with other elephants in the zoo's herd but on Sunday morning was found lying in the barn, which was inconsistent with...
  • Maryland Zoo officials investigating chimp death

    Maryland Zoo officials investigating chimp death
    Officials at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore are investigating the death of a middle-aged female chimpanzee that was found lifeless in an enclosure early Wednesday morning, several hours after being anesthetized for a scheduled physical exam. Whether the...
  • Everything you need to know about today's winter storm

    Everything you need to know about today's winter storm
    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...
  • Baltimore-area attractions closings and delays

    Baltimore-area attractions closings and delays
    We'll continue to update this list of cultural and commercial institutions shutting down or opening late. If you know of additional closings, please note in the comments field. B&O Railroad Museum is closed. Geppi's Entertainment Museum will close...
  • Lion cubs make public debut at Maryland Zoo

    Lion cubs make public debut at Maryland Zoo
    Little Luke and Leia, the first lion cubs ever born at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, made their public debut Saturday, and thousands visited the zoo to see them. "There were a lot of gasps, and 'Oh my God, how cutes,'" said Jane Ballentine, a zoo...
  • BGE's new CEO settles in after a demanding few years

    BGE's new CEO settles in after a demanding few years
    Calvin G. Butler Jr. came to Baltimore nearly three years ago with one foot here and the other in Chicago, flying west on weekends to his wife and two teenagers. Now he's firmly in this region. His family moved to Cockeysville last summer. He's on two...
  • Marion C. Cohen, arts patron

    Marion C. Cohen, arts patron
    Marion C. Cohen, a former Roland Park resident and patron of the arts who was a granddaughter of President Grover Cleveland, died Feb. 21 at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., of complications from a fall. She was 87. The daughter...