| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:04 PM
Ronald B. Schwartz went out the way he came in — behind the wheel of a blue 1969 Dodge Dart Swinger.
The 64-year-old retired on Friday as a major with the Baltimore County Police Department, having spent more than four decades working himself up...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:04 PM
We have a Babe in Baltimore. 33-year-old Lisa Ponzoli, Timonium native and owner of the trendy Fells Point boutique, has been involved in the apparel and fashion industries since college.
After working in the buying offices at Nordstrom and Hecht's in D....
| Jan 4, 2012
| 10:28 AM
My new iPad2 came with a quick-triggered auto-correct. If I don’t watch it like a hawk, it changes words. Sometimes my sentences do not make sense or have a completely different meaning than I intended.
Take for example one of the first...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Natasha Brown-Wainwright, 41, still calls it The Twitter. She doesn't upload photos to Facebook without her 16-year-old daughter's help. Her grasp of the Web is fuzzy.
But last summer, she decided to get a clue and join the latest, buzziest social...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:54 PM
In a city where new bands pop up every week, you have to find a way to stand out — especially if you're a cover band.
But for the Bellevederes, finding a niche in the old-school music scene seemed almost effortless. Wanting a name representing...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Despite winning a very prestigious engineering honor, Havre de Grace native Christopher Jones insists he's "not a big awards person" and "not a person that gets too excited."
The humble Jones, who works at Northrop Grumman, was recently named the 2012...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 6:15 AM
Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report violent crimes and property crimes. Howard County police report major crimes, break-ins and car thefts.
City of Laurel
Eighth Street, 600 block, Jan. 8....
| Jan 16, 2012
| 3:00 AM
One thing is clear: At best, Mitt Romney is a work in progress.
Mr. Romney is under attack for being a hugely successful private equity banker at Bain Capital. Bain identified distressed companies and found value in them for shareholders, investors and,...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 2:38 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Michael Allen Washington, 25, of the first block of Church Creek Road, was charged Tuesday with marijuana and drug paraphernalia possession, possession of a drug other than...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 6:34 PM
The Ravens locker room, even on the quietest of days, is a churning, bubbling storm of music and voices. Most of the time, it feels as chaotic as a busy train station, as crowded and lively as a food market. A high-stakes game of bean bag toss in the...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Steve Dombroskie has always been devoted to animals — alive and extinct.
"I wanted to be a zookeeper since I was about 4 years old," the 26-year-old Mount Washington resident said. "My back-up plan was to work at Jurassic Park, but that kind of...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:54 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Velma Terrell Carey, 53, of the 400 block of Washington Street, was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant in a case in which she was charged with failure to display a...