| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:27 PM
With its triangular, armored head, bulging eyes and serrated forearms, the predator attacking its prey is a menacing sight.
The Transformer-like creature on the computer screen in George Grall's home office is actually a Carolina mantis chowing down on a...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:51 AM
What's a country star to do with afull day in Baltimore and no idea how to spend it? Ask her fans, of course.
LeAnn Rimes, with time to spend here after her weekend Girls With Guitars benefit concert, took to Twitter early Monday morning with the plea:...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:08 AM
From the Bay, For the Bay: Dine Out, a week-long restaurant promotion celebrating Chesapeake Bay seafood, begins on Saturday and runs through Oct. 13. Participating restaurants from Philadelphia to Norfolk, Va., are donating $1 for every Maryland...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Wedding day: Sept. 29, 2012
The bride: Salmah Y. Rizvi, 26, grew up in Laurel. She works for the Department of Defense. Her father, Anwar H. Rizvi, is a plant pathologist for the United States Department of Agriculture. Her mother, Shamoon H. Rizvi, is a...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 6:33 AM
The Bel Air Downtown Alliance, in cooperation with the Town of Bel Air, will be sponsoring a public art project entitled, "Hearts Of Harford."
The project will be similar to Baltimore's fish sculptures that temporarily graced locations in the Inner...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Gefilte fish, the beloved Jewish preparation of slow simmered ground fish, takes the front burner on Sunday at GefilteFest, a full day of cooking crafts, music and storytelling for the whole family at the Jewish Museum of Maryland.
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Marylanders can knock up to $8 off the cost of a morning visit to Baltimore's National Aquarium, under a program announced Monday.
The "Maryland Mornings" promotion discounts adult admission by $8 and child admission by $4 for visits that start before...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Proving once again that it's always better to be late than not at all, the state has finally completed a new "nature area" at Masonville Cove, the second act in a $153 million restoration of a longtime dumping ground on the southern side of Baltimore's...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 12:19 PM
As the eye of Hurricane Sandy loomed over the waters some 500 miles southeast of Washington and the monster storm churned toward the Mid-Atlantic coast at 15 miles per hour, Marylanders braced Sunday for the arrival of a weather system some forecasters...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Every few years, Baltimore City residents are called upon to vote on any number of bond initiatives, wherein the city uses its credit card to fund any number of projects. The city then repays the money with interest at some future date.
This is common...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Meet Eddie. Eddie is a calico lobster. He is one in 30 million, give or take.
Eddie is in safe hands now with the Profish Seafood Company of Washington, D.C. John Rorapaugh, Profish's director of sustainable initiatives, says that Eddie has been...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:10 AM
Reservoir High School senior Brian Shouse was nominated by the Social Studies Department to work as a student page at the Maryland General Assembly in Annapolis.
Brian has a keen interest in government and politics. After being nominated, he was one...