| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After a four-year buffeting in the legal system, the Pearl Mist has finally found haven in Maryland.
The owner of the 335-foot cruise ship and the Canadian shipyard that built it have parted ways in a nasty divorce that involved two federal courts and an...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:43 PM
One of two reactors at the Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in southern Maryland was shut down again Tuesday, the second unplanned outage in the past two weeks.
Plant operators powered down Unit 2 manually around 5:30 a.m. after a pump that feeds water...
| May 15, 2013
| 12:37 PM
The U.S. Army Aberdeen Test Center, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground plans to conduct a firing program beginning on or about Monday, May 20, and ending on or about Friday, May 24.
This firing program is likely to generate...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 9:51 AM
Bel Air's Board of Town Commissioners voted Monday to keep the same leadership for the another year, but the biggest news coming out of the town meeting is the retirement of two longtime town employees, Town Administrator Joyce Oliver and Jimmy Kennard of...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Bel Air is considering changes to its peddlers and itinerant dealers law to give food trucks and other mobile vendors an entree to some parts of town.
The five town commissioners and the town department heads discussed proposed changes to the law...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:01 AM
Maryland health officials want the state's hospitals to play a larger role in encouraging mothers to breast-feed in the crucial hours after they give birth, as growing evidence points to the health benefits of feeding babies human milk.
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:58 AM
The town of Bel Air will introduce a proposed change to its noise ordinance at Monday's town hall meeting.
The amendment to include a paragraph on vibration intensity was discussed by town commissioners and Bel Air Police Chief Leo Matrangola at Tuesday'...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett began his unsuccessful campaign for another term with an unusual meeting: a one-on-one chat over dinner with his Democratic rival.
Bartlett and his challenger, John Delaney, met alone for two hours in a Frederick restaurant...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 3:52 PM
There's not a whole lot that Matt Birk remembers about the Ravens' 30-7 playoff victory over the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium during the 2010 season.
But he does recall one sequence near the Chiefs' goal line that will serve as a reminder this...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:14 AM
Once cheered as the sound of a good hit, the loud crack heard on the gridiron when two football helmets collide is more often greeted these days by gasps, as fans recognize the game- and potentially even season-ending injuries such jarring impacts can...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:22 PM
A large section of brick facade fell off a National Institutes of Health research facility on the Southeast Baltimore campus of Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, reviving concerns about a building that opened two years late because of other problems....
| Mar 13, 2013
| 5:39 PM
A deadly virus has stricken Samson, the only elephant born at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore in its 137-year history, but zoologists are hopeful that he will recover because the strain is thought to be less serious in his species. Samson also has...