| May 26, 2012
| 8:23 AM
The first time Frank Moraff entered his chocolate Labrador retriever Cali in aquatic competition at 8 months old, she stopped short at the edge of the 40-foot dock and stared as the toy he'd flung, and that she so desperately wanted, went sailing into the...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Maryland's legislative leaders today appointed a bipartisan panel to study the impact of recent court ruling that labeled pit bulls as 'inherently dangerous' for liability purposes and to make recommendations about possible legislative fixes.
| Jun 2, 2012
| 8:29 PM
The rain had begun to fall harder, so Anthony Sadleo figured he'd stop and see his buddy Keith Matthews in Matthews' small auto-detailing shop off Belair Road. Why plunge into rush-hour traffic before the weather cleared?
Matthews was laughing when the...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 6:40 PM
In response to your recent article on the proposed dog park in Blandair ("Residents split on proposed dog park in Oakland Mills," May 24), I see this as a great example of how people opposed to change suddenly find "religion."
This particular religion ...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:50 AM
In a year that some are calling a "meh" version of the E3 expo, one new title has emerged as the clear buzz game that nobody knew about a week ago.
"Watch Dogs" was demoed by Ubisoft this week, and so far the scant 10 minutes unveiled look every bit...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Another opportunity for you to show your love for dogs: On Wednesday, June 13, Magooby's Joke House in Timonium will launch their first-ever "Magooby's Goes to the Dogs." It's a night of standup comedy hosted by WBAL radio guy Marc Unger.
| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:58 PM
A teacup poodle was euthanized after she was attacked in Owings Mills by a dog identified as a pit bull, a Baltimore County police spokeswoman said.
The poodle, named Chloe, was on a leash, walking with her owner, in the 8000 block of Greenspring...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 3:30 PM
A 51-year-old man and two dogs died in a house fire in Southeast Baltimore on Saturday night, while four other people escaped, including a woman who suffered minor injuries, authorities said.
The fire broke out in a one-story, wood-frame home in the 6500...
| Nov 27, 2011
As a young man living in the Bronx, Chazz Palminteri would escape the city on long drives into the Westchester County countryside where he'd tool along curving, forested roads, staring at the set-back mansions. To a guy with empty pockets, the gated lawns...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 8:53 PM
A 62-year-old blind man has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice claiming Baltimore paramedics refused to allow his service dog to accompany him in an ambulance after he was struck by a car.
Curtis Graham Jr., a Marine who served in...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 6:22 PM
Joan Zellers says her granddaughters will forever remember this year's Christmas parade as the one when "Frosty got busted."
They were standing Saturday morning on High Street in Chestertown, watching the annual holiday parade march by, when the big...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:02 AM
City police say they are cracking down on dog owners who let their pets off the leash in Patterson Park, weeks after a poodle was attacked by two pit bulls who escaped from their backyard about a block away from the park.
Maj. William Davis, commander of...