| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Your smart phone is often thought of as unhealthy. It can make you anti-social, be a danger while driving and probably makes you fat (doesn't everything?). But hundreds of health experts are gathering in Prince George's County this week to discuss how a...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:39 AM
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5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Howard County police announced Monday that the department has launched a new smartphone app allowing residents to anonymously send crime tips by text, email, photo or video, according to a police news release.
Howard County police are the first...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 12:31 PM
You make a call from your land line or text a friend from your smartphone. You browse an online retailer for clothing, a book or music; you create a wish list or write a review.
You walk past a security camera outside your home; you use GPS to find...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Howard County Police have increased police presence along the Route 29 footbridge in Columbia after two robberies were reported in a span of less than 25 days.
At approximately 9 a.m. on Nov. 12, a man was walking along the lakefront side of the...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 3:35 AM
Saturday evening, magic will descend upon the dull, drab parking lot near the Arbutus Town Hall as the traditional welcome to Santa Claus on Nov. 24 marks the official start to the holiday season.
Little children become the playing pieces in a game of...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 12:22 PM
The Harford County Council narrowly approved tax-increment financing for the James Run Corporate Campus project at Route 543 and I-95, with those supporting it calling it an important opportunity for the county.
The legislation passed by a vote of 4 to...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 8:01 AM
I told myself I wasn't going to go here -- I wasn't going to weigh in on the pasting Matt Lauer was taking on Twitter Thursday and Friday for his less-than-stellar performance as TV host for NBC's coverage of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade.
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Danielle DiFerdinando, the successful handbag maker responsible for the popular Danielle Nicole line, will appear Tuesday morning on The Price Is Right with host Drew Carey, she said Monday. The pair will present tic-tac-toe, and the winner will walk away...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Maryland State Police and Sheriff's Office reports:
Angel Luis Alicea, 27, of the 600 block of West Market Street, was charged Saturday with being a fugitive from Pennsylvania justice.
Julie Tomar Paradis, 30, of the 600 block of West Bel...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:54 PM
About a dozen cell phones were stolen from a Verizon store in Havre de Grace in what appears to be an inside job.
Between 10 and 15 Apple iPhone and Samsung phones were reported stolen at 10:10 a.m. Monday from the store in the 900 block of Pulaski...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Baltimore County police say a business on Falls Road had 1,369 gallons of diesel fuel stolen in an incident last week.
According to reports, the theft occurred overnight — between Nov. 4 and Nov. 5 — from the lot at G. Edgar Harr, in the...