| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Orioles' season did not end the way they wanted, a feeling players and fans will wrestle with this week as fellow contenders begin the postseason.
From the broader perspective of a franchise recovering from 15 years of losing, however, the Orioles...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Tom Clancy, the prolific Baltimore-born author whose novels "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games" inspired blockbuster movies and action-packed video games, earning him the nickname "king of the techno-thriller," died Tuesday at Johns Hopkins...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:43 AM
Harbor Park, the home of the Orioles' Triple-A affiliate Norfolk Tides, is currently undergoing a major facelift that should affect the way games are played there.
While a new natural playing surface is being installed for the first time since the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:40 AM
During a dark time in her life, Baltimore artist Meg Page sought solace by a pond and took the time to look into the eyes of nature.
"There was this frog, and the specks of gold in his eyes were so spectacular that my heart lifted in the moment," she...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Local commuters and Ravens fans should get ready for major gridlock near the city's gridiron.
Transportation officials are warning of heavy traffic congestion in South Baltimore — and bracing for its spread into the downtown area — as lane...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 2:14 PM
David Berdan, a 32-year-old science teacher and cross country coach at Garrison Forest, won Saturday's Baltimore Marathon, becoming the first local champion in the 13 years of the Baltimore Running Festival.
The Owings Mills resident finished in 2:30:...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:36 AM
A meteor burned through Earth's atmosphere over New Jersey, Maryland and Pennsylvania on Monday night, creating a fireball seen for hundreds of miles, according to the American Meteor Society.
More than 60 witnesses from Virginia to Connecticut reported...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:28 PM
The hometown Orioles missed the playoffs, but Baltimore-based Ashton Design still has a rooting interest in this year’s Major League Baseball postseason.
The design firm helped develop graphics at Dodger Stadium and Fenway Park, the homes,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Robert Lamont Tate, who founded two industrial manufacturing businesses and was a former president of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, died of heart disease Oct. 5 at his Sarasota, Fla., home. The former Ruxton resident was 89.
Born in Baltimore, he was...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Rick Adair, who took a leave of absence in August to deal with personal issues including the impending death of his father, will not be back as Orioles pitching coach despite having a contract that runs through the 2014 season.
In his first public...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Harford County's Liquor Control board wants to be able grant a liquor license to athletic clubs and is also asking for legislation to modify the liquor license at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen.
Speaking to a group of state legislators who represent Harford...
| Oct 24, 2013
Here we go again, with another call for a crackdown on panhandlers in Baltimore. The City Council, which recently provided millions of dollars in public financing for the big private development at Harbor Point — offices, hotels, residences —...