| Jul 16, 2012
| 10:21 AM
Baltimore County Police are reporting that two men entered the Starbucks on York Road in Towson on Saturday, July 14, took an iPad from a customer, then fled.
According to police reports, the incident occurred between 3:55 and 4:03 p.m. in the unit block...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:12 PM
A Havre de Grace man was charged with stealing more than $10,000 worth of goods from a clothing store on Market Street more than two weeks ago.
James DeHaven Jr., 22, with no fixed address, was found July 20 with 24 pairs of tennis shoes, 25 bottles of...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 12:35 PM
A half-dozen skateboarders and a couple of spectators gathered at an indoor half pipe in downtown Catonsville on Aug. 2 and took turns dropping into the U-shaped ramp.
From speakers strategically placed around the room in the back of AWOL A Way of Life...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:41 AM
•••• It was a busy week down in Bethesda, with the “Skyrim” developers trademarking the game’s signature “Fus Ro Dah” shout. Crap, now I owe them $17. More pertient to gamers is the...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
This is a quandary about the future of video games, but it also has a lot to do with text messages, phone calls, headsets and millennials.
The backlash to the “Facebook Age” cries out for more human connection, more “real”...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 5:20 AM
This year has already been a watershed event for games in many respects, but for the most part we have now settled into the post-E3 dog days.
For many gamers, this is a great time to reboot and actually get outside for a change, because as far as the...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 8:03 AM
•••• A trio of geniuses made an art installation that uses real-time traffic data to populate a “Frogger” arcade game. While obviously smacking of a classic “Seinfeld” episode, “5th Ave....
| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:30 AM
•••• Some extremely juicy details about the exciting “God of War: Ascension” have surfaced, with some nuts and bolts of how the new multiplayer mode will function. Add this to your list of “reasons I own...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Six months after the game's initial release, the whispers of the first expansion pack for Bethesda Softworks' "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" have finally been confirmed.
The pack is titled "Dawnguard." The name is, as far as we know, unique within the...
| Jan 10, 2009
It was another "ah, Baltimore" moment. Ever get those? You get exasperated by some bureaucratic runaround at City Hall, and you sigh and steam and maybe that vein on your forehead starts to throb. But after a while, you learn to just surrender - "ah,...
| Feb 20, 2009
He's 75 years old, so his gait is understandably slowed. His energy and his message are not. Lenny Moore held the microphone a bit too close to his mouth as he began: "I'm very pleased I've been given the invite to come here. You need to know the real...
| Oct 27, 2008
He told police that he stood over his father with a gun for 20 to 25 minutes before shooting him in the head. He told them that after also shooting his mother and brothers, he tried to make the house look like it had been hit by burglars. And he told...