| Sep 30, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Michelle Damareck's 3-year-old daughter has been singing "The Itsy-Bitsy Spider" in Hebrew, and her 5-year-old son has been learning the lessons of the Ten Commandments, thanks to a program that delivers Jewish-themed books and CDs to their home every...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 1:16 PM
For beachgoers, seeing dolphins in the water off Ocean City is always a treat, but this year's annual dolphin count came up short, which could mean getting a glimpse of the animals may be more difficult.
The National Aquarium Marine Animal Rescue Program...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 2:07 PM
A recent Towson High School graduate's passion for marine biology has netted him a little extra scholarship money for college from the Maryland Saltwater Sportfisherman's Association.
And when he begins classes in the fall at the University of Miami,...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 5:23 PM
Going block by block, crews in bucket trucks are converting 70,000 city streetlights from sodium vapor lights to long-lasting, energy-saving LEDs.
The bright side: Baltimore expects to reap an annual savings of $1.9 million on its electric bill and $275,...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Although organizers of this year's Grand Prix of Baltimore got a late start — taking over with a little more than 100 days to spare — they say the event will run more smoothly because of lessons learned from last year.
Over the past few...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 6:13 AM
The National Aquarium resumes its Fresh Thoughts series on Sept. 25 with Chris Becker, executive chef, and Omar Semidey, chef de cuisine, of the soon-to-be opened Fleet Street Kitchen.
Fresh Thoughts: A Sustainable Seafood Series features educational...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:35 AM
The National Aquarium announced Monday that it would issue a special Grand Prix-week ticket that will allow guests to visit the venue as many times as they like for seven consecutive days.
The seven-day ticket can be purchased online at aqua.org or at...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 3:03 PM
The Baltimore area hit 90 degrees Monday for the first time since Aug. 10, tying a heat record set in 2002.
Temperatures briefly passed the milestone at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport at 3:51 p.m., according to the...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Amanda Forr of Bel Air has been hired as communications manager for the National Aquarium in Baltimore.
As communications manager, Forr will create, edit and deliver content and communications relating to the organization's mission within brand...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:53 AM
Baltimore native and superstar Olympian Michael Phelps has dumped model-waitress Megan Rossee, according to TMZ.
The gossip site cited anonymous sources who said that Phelps "felt the relationship wasn't going anywhere, so he decided to end it so he...