RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Maryland Zoo Baltimore

A collection of news and information related to Maryland Zoo Baltimore published by this site and its partners.

Top Maryland Zoo Baltimore Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • Memorial Day schedule and closings

    Memorial Day schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Monday: Government offices, courts and libraries Closed in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard and Frederick counties, and in Baltimore City and Annapolis. Public schools Closed in all jurisdictions....
  • Engaged: Christian Johansson and Lacey Morley

    Engaged: Christian Johansson and Lacey Morley
    Wedding Date: October 6, 2012 Her story: Lacey Morley, 32, grew up Fork, Md., and currently lives in Federal Hill. She is a member of the leasing team for St. John Properties. Her parents, Paul Morley and Barbara Morley are accountants and partners in...
  • Conaway says he's planning water bill lawsuit

    Conaway says he's planning water bill lawsuit
    Baltimore's clerk of the Circuit Court announced plans Monday for a class action lawsuit to force the city to collect delinquent water bills from businesses and other large customers. Circuit Court Clerk Frank M. Conaway cited a Baltimore Sun report that...
  • High school athletes spend summer with animals, sailing and more

    High school athletes spend summer with animals, sailing and more
    With high temperatures soaring above 90 degrees across the Baltimore region in recent weeks, it wouldn't be surprising to see high school students relaxing in their air-conditioned homes for the entire summer, playing video games and other indoor...
  • Maryland Zoo pays its overdue water bill

    Maryland Zoo pays its overdue water bill
    The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore has paid the majority of its $130,000 overdue water bill, city records show. Jane Ballentine, a spokeswoman for the zoo, alerted The Sun to the payment this weekend. "The checks have cleared, so we consider the water bill...
  • Maryland Zoo announces death of newborn chimpanzee

    Maryland Zoo announces death of newborn chimpanzee
    A chimpanzee, born yesterday around 9:45 a.m. at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, has died, Zoo officials announced today. The baby chimp was born to Joice (pictured), the matriarch of the Zoo's chimpanzees. "During overnight checks, the keeper staff...
  • Got kids and no power? Here's some activity ideas to keep cool

    Got kids and no power? Here's some activity ideas to keep cool
    The forecast isn't pretty, with highs predicted in the high 90s, and thousands of people are without power. What's a parent to do to keep cool? Here's a roundup of some places with air conditioning that are open (subject to change, of course, and...
  • In appreciation of Alaska the bear, and those who rescued her

    In appreciation of Alaska the bear, and those who rescued her
    Alaska, the polar bear who recently died at the Maryland Zoo, is a touching example of how animals can recover from years of deprived living conditions in circuses if given the opportunity (Polar bear euthanized at Maryland zoo," Jan. 16). People for...
  • Another light snowfall expected to arrive for Friday afternoon rush hour

    Another light snowfall expected to arrive for Friday afternoon rush hour
    Another fast-moving dusting of snow could snarl the Friday evening commute, with a dangerous chill still not expected to lift until early next week. The cold snap has already contributed to some deaths, state health officials said, though an exact...
  • Ravens fan of the week: Charlotte Krause

    Ravens fan of the week: Charlotte Krause
    Less than a decade ago, Kingsville resident Charlotte Krause didn't know a thing about football. "I cheered when everyone else cheered and booed when everyone else booed," she said. Then "I went to a preseason game in 2004 and had a chance to learn...
  • Zoo's animals enjoy unseasonable warmth

    Zoo's animals enjoy unseasonable warmth
    Like kids bursting out the schoolhouse doors for recess, when the Maryland Zoo's 11 chimpanzees were allowed outside Saturday for a rare bit of winter sunshine, they couldn't help, well, monkeying around. They climbed to the very top of the mesh...
  • Maryland Zoo polar bear 'Alaska' dies

    Maryland Zoo polar bear 'Alaska' dies
    "Alaska," a Maryland Zoo polar bear that had been rescued from a Mexican circus a decade ago, was euthanized Tuesday after suffering from kidney failure, zoo officials said. The female bear had been confiscated in Puerto Rico by U.S. Fish and Wildlife...