| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Today's forecast calls for cloudy conditions in the Baltimore area, with a slight chance of showers, a high near 75 and south winds between 7 and 9 miles per hour. The chance of precipitation is 20 percent.
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| Jun 18, 2012
| 2:37 PM
You've heard of once in a blue moon, but what about once in a blue lobster?
The crew of The Potluck fishing boat came up with a sparkling catch last week off the shores of Ocean City: a rare blue lobster.
Capt. John Gourley brought in the blue lobster...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 1:36 PM
You'd think that almost being bitten by a 9-foot-long python would turn Kyle Mays running for the door. But for some reason, the Woodberry resident has continued working at Baltimore's National Aquarium for five years.
"I have always wanted to work...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 11:17 AM
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...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 4:20 AM
A rare blue lobster caught off the coast of Ocean City is now on display at the National Aquarium in Washington.
Aquarium officials say the blue lobster is a 1-in-2-million exception to the reddish-brown shade of most lobsters.
The lobster was caught in...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:54 AM
William Donald Schaefer sang Baltimore's praises loudly, so it's only fitting that a new musical should be singing his.
The title of "Do It Now!" — music by Baltimore Symphony Orchestra member Jonathan Jensen, book by Baltimore-born playwright Rich...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The National Aquarium's Marine Animal Rescue Program staff is inviting the public to go to the beach with them and look for dolphins.
On Friday, July 20, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., the National Aquarium will conduct its annual effort to collect...
| Aug 1, 2012
A planned $12.5 million coral reef exhibit will be the first step toward a rejuvenated National Aquarium, officials said this week.
The Wings in the Water exhibit, the centerpiece of the Pier 3 Pavilion and a home for rays, sharks and other large fish,...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Chefs are getting ready to throw down their best crab dishes at the Crab Bash.
On Tuesday night, 10 regional chefs will compete in a Best Crab Dish contest at the third annual Crab Bash hosted by the B&O American Brasserie and the Hotel Monaco Baltimore....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:30 AM
A recent article described so clearly the value of the Inner Harbor and how it is a 365-day experience ("Ships or cars?" Sept. 8). No trees to cut down, no road closures, no barriers to put up — and no sorting out the finances (or lack thereof)...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Call it Langermann's Junior. The same team behind Langermann's in Canton — chef Neal Langermann and partners David McGill and Mark Lasker — have opened a new restaurant, just south of Federal Hill, in South Baltimore. The location, 1542...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 7:32 PM
Benjamin C. Whitten, a prominent Baltimore educator and community activist who served as president of the Baltimore Urban League, died Sept. 21 of cancer at Good Samaritan Hospital. The Morgan Park resident was 89.
"Ben was a true giant in the...