| Apr 8, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Baltimore's Inner Harbor is about to dramatically enlarge one of its newest attractions — one meant to draw crabs and fish as well as tourists.
For weeks now, teams of young and adult volunteers have been assembling what promoters say will be...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Having just spent a very busy weekend with adorable, 4-year-old twin girls who were visiting with my nephew, I was extremely interested in the sight-seeing tips from Jill Smokler, the Baltimore-based Scary Mommy blogger who recently released...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 10:30 AM
The Baltimore skyline is iconic: The National Aquarium's blue waves and the World Trade Center's five-sided building have been depicted in places as varied as Robert McClintock paintings and local body art. The Domino Sugar sign is — well, it's...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 5:37 AM
This schedule will be in effect Monday:
Open in Anne Arundel County, Annapolis, Frederick, Harford and Howard counties.
Closed in Baltimore City; Baltimore and Carroll counties.
Closed in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll,...
| 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...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Record-high water temperatures and a March sewage leak are contributing to a large algae bloom in the Baltimore harbor, bringing what is known as a "mahogany tide" of reddish-brown algae to the Middle Branch of the Patapsco River.
The bloom is somewhat...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 6:02 AM
The Baltimore area has been playing host this week to an unusual visitor from up north - a harp seal. Oran Warner said it was spotted around noon Tuesday sunning itself on the end of his dock in Edgemere.
When he first spotted it, Warner said, "we...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:34 PM
The National Aquarium's eight dolphins are no longer a show unto themselves.
After two decades of dramatic leaps and crowd-pleasing stunts, aquarium officials are eliminating the 20-minute dolphin shows in favor of a more open-ended exhibit. Beginning...