| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Most visitors walking along the streets in Baltimore's Federal Hill neighborhood cannot resist peeping into the windows of its restored homes and marveling at the variety of interiors lying behind the rows and rows of brick facades.
"All of these...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 7:48 AM
There is a lot going on at the Shrine of St. Anthony on Folly Quarter Road this week.
Oct. 4 marks the feast day of St. Francis, beloved patron saint of animals. The community is welcome to join in a celebration of St. Francis of Assisi during a noon...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 3:00 AM
I can predict a few things with virtual certainty. For instance, in the upcoming presidential debates, President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney will try to outdo each other in condemning China's economic practices. Their positions will be virtually...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Want to do your part to fight climate change? Buy (and drive) a battery-powered car, suggests Environment Maryland. The green group says the state could begin to whittle away at the massive amounts of climate-altering pollution produced here if more...
| Jul 20, 2012
100 Years Ago
Ad for Laurel store: "Machinery Repairs of all Kinds. Whole and Odd Pieces of Harness, A large Variety. Feds of All Kinds. Special: I have 4 2-horse wagons, 3 inch rim carried over from last year, these I will sell at special...
| Jul 26, 2012
Looking for a cruise down Memory Lane? Remember those steamy summer evenings when the hottest cars in town gathered at local burger joints and drive-ins to show off their gleaming "wheels" and hang out with friends?
Well, the Elkridge Adult Athletic...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 2:38 PM
They came to the Motor Trend International Auto Show in Baltimore with five cars on their list and a plan to narrow it down to three.
"We're moving out of the minivan category because we're now 50-somethings with no kids to haul," said Mindy Doring,...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 3:11 PM
In a bygone era, Galesville's house-size stores — mostly trading in household goods for this rural town — were miniature economic engines of the community.
They were also places in the southern Anne Arundel County town where people gathered...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:07 AM
"Gas prices are outrageous."
Catherine Bell, a 66-year-old Social Security Administration retiree, was not happy Tuesday as she filled up her Chrysler at a Howard Street BP Amoco gas station in Baltimore. "You'll see when you get to retirement and you're...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Shane Butcher is auctioning off "the American Dream," or at least a video game enthusiast version of it. Via one of the most unique eBay listings one can come across, Butcher is selling his chain of three video game stores, called R.U. Game?, his two...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Marylanders remember snow piled into mountains in parking lots two winters ago. This season, the white heaps are tons of rock salt stockpiled in the port and around the state to melt the missing snow and ice.
As people snap up potted flowers and enjoy...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:49 AM
When John Remmell moved to Birch Avenue 27 years ago, the small side street in Arbutus had a quiet, rural quality to it.
That is no longer true, as the street, a short distance from the sprawling University of Maryland, Baltimore County, campus, has...