| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:08 PM
A Columbia woman charged with animal cruelty should not be blamed for the 40 dead animals found in her townhouse earlier this year because her husband was responsible for the animals, the woman's attorney argued during her trial Thursday.
| Sep 4, 2012
More than 30 Baltimore chefs have been lined up for the third annual Farm to Chef culinary competition. Produced by the American Institute of Wine & Food Baltimore chapter, the event partners chefs with local farms to create recipes using locally grown...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 6:49 PM
After four days of testimony and 17 witnesses, the prosecution has rested its case against Elizabeth Lindenau, the Columbia woman facing 60 counts of animal cruelty, neglect and abuse after 40 dead animals were found in her Columbia townhouse in January....
| Sep 2, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Eat Maryland crab meat and win a prize.
Throughout September, diners who eat at restaurants participating in Maryland's True Blue program can win a pair of tickets to the Mermaid's Kiss Oyster Fest, an after-hours celebration of Maryland seafood on Oct....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Ever since the two appeared arm in arm on the red carpet at the London Olympics, people have wondered: Who, exactly, is Michael Phelps' new girlfriend?
She hasn't been talking with the news media until now. But in an exclusive interview with The Sun,...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 9:30 AM
I woke up Labor Day morning after Baltimore's IndyCar race and opened the paper thinking I'd see great headlines and stories about what a fantastic party and sports spectacle we hosted, especially given there was so little time to properly prepare for...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 5:29 PM
One of Baltimore's most prolific developers faces two lawsuits for unpaid bills related to stalled urban renewal projects along the Middle Branch of the Patapsco River.
A lawsuit against Turner Development's principal, Patrick Turner, and a second suit...
| May 31, 2012
For the past five decades, Gordon Huggins has enjoyed one of the best views in the house.
As an usher for the Baltimore Orioles at Memorial Stadium and Oriole Park at Camden Yards, he has witnessed six World Series,Cal Ripken Jr.'s record-setting 2,131st...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 5:20 AM
Happy World Oceans Day - sort of. Today marks the annual observance of the vast water bodies that cover nearly three-quarters of Earth's surface. It's a time for taking stock.
Oceans regulate our climate (El Nino and La Nina, anyone?) and feed us,...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Earth Day weekend is upon us. I can tell because my email inbox is jammed with pitches for "green" products and corporate campaigns: Clothing made from recycled plastic bottles; natural skin care products; hybrid auto accessories, even pet waste...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Jimmy's Restaurant in Fells Point ran out of hot dogs, potato salad and macaroni salad and scrambled to replenish all weekend as hordes of hungry Sailabration visitors jammed the popular diner.
Even on Monday, as rain moved in after days of sunshine, the...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 1:43 PM
Farming in the city doesn't need a lot of land — and sometimes not even arable land. On a South Baltimore parking lot, inside six plastic-covered greenhouses, a handful of urban farmers are raising a cornucopia of greens in a thin layer of...