| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:08 PM
Maryland Life's June issue will be its last because of insufficient advertising sales, the publisher of the Frederick-based tourism magazine said Monday.
"The current economic environment required a level of sales that was difficult to achieve with our...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:27 PM
More than two dozen burglaries and attempted burglaries have been reported in the past 30 days in Baltimore's Canton neighborhood, a significant jump from what residents usually face.
In one case, a woman was sleeping on her couch in the 3200 block of...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:36 AM
A Baltimore man pleaded guilty to burglary and theft charges in connection with a string of residential burglaries occurring in Columbia and Ellicott City during December and January, according to State's Attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Parked in Anne Arundel County and Annapolis are cars with tempting stuff in plain sight: a GPS unit on the dashboard, a cellphone on the console, a handbag with a wallet visible in it on the floor behind the driver's seat.
But it isn't just would-be...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 2:55 PM
jcpenney is ushering in the back-to-schoolshopping season by offering free haircuts all month to elementary school students in the department store salons.
"We really just want to help kids go back to school in style, and we're helping the parents too,"...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:24 PM
When Ravens safety Bernard Pollard got to the NFL, he noticed the veterans playing a card game in their downtime.
And then he saw the sums of money being wagered.
"I've seen people dropping $70,000 or $80,000," he said Monday after practice.
| Aug 16, 2012
| 9:51 AM
Like a few thousand other vacationers one Saturday this summer, my wife Novia and I pulled into the crowded parking lot at the end of the boardwalk in Ocean City, looking forward to an afternoon of sun, sand and souvenirs.
Unlike anyone else there,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Just when you thought Apple had done enough damage to your wallet, the maker of the hit iPhone and iPad mobile devices may soon be releasing what I'm gonna call a "tweener" -- a mini iPad that's smaller than the original one, but bigger than the new...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:49 AM
A Lansdowne man has been arrested after a string of purse snatchings in Columbia that began in June, Howard County police announced Tuesday.
Howard County police charged Andrew Deangelo Blackstone, 23, of the 2900 block of Charleston Avenue, with armed...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Howard County Police have arrested a Baltimore County man in connection with a string of purse-snatching robberies in Columbia during June and July.
In each case, police said the assailant stole a woman's purse, assaulted her and ran away.
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Baltimore County Police are urging residents to be attentive and protect their personal property in the wake of a pair of Tuesday, July 31, incidents in which iPhones were literally snatched from their owners' hands in Towson.
"Whether you're talking...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
You might call Tracie Thoms a triple-triple threat: The Baltimore native sings, dances and acts, and her career encompasses film, television and theater.
Introduced to acting and television at an early age — her father, Donald Thoms, is a...