| Sep 29, 2012
| 4:00 PM
People looking for Westminster Police Chief Jeff Spaulding on Sunday, Sept. 30, might try Dunkin' Donuts.
That's not a gag. Spaulding and two Maryland State Police officers —Capt. Jim DeWees and Lt. Rob Stryjewski — were scheduled to spend...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 2:06 PM
It's time to take the plunge with Pauly D. Relax, now, because I'm not talking about moving to New Jersey or having to bunk down between J-Wow and Sammi Sweetheart. What I'm talking about is the annual Polar Bear Plunge at Sandy Point State Park.
| Jan 28, 2012
| 4:37 PM
A man dressed in a head-to-toe Dalmatian suit, complete with fireman's hat and boots. A shirtless middle-aged fellow in swim trunks, with a lime-green fedora on his head, gyrating to the beat of rock music. A dozen young women hula-hooping in the winter...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco won't be attending Saturday's 16th annual MSP Polar Bear Plunge, citing personal reasons.
"We're disappointed he won't be coming this weekend, but we certainly understand," said Kelly Schniedwind, a spokeswoman for Special...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 7:58 PM
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will report to training camp Monday, and he said that it doesn’t matter one bit whether his contract situations is resolved quickly or not.
“If it happens, it happens,” Flacco said tonight. “I see...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 8:34 PM
For those of you who are worried that Joe Flacco might be overwhelmed and overtired after the birth of his first child, the Ravens quarterback wants you to know that he's sleeping just fine these days.
"My wife does a great job. I can't complain....
| Jul 22, 2012
| 10:50 AM
When the Ravens get together Thursday for their first full-team practice of training camp, Cary Williams knows exactly where he’s going to be, and it’s certainly not on the sideline with his helmet in hand.
“I plan on just going...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:27 AM
It took almost a full year for Karen Giddings to come out of the fog that surrounded her after her daughter Lauren's death.
As the numbness ebbed away, pain flooded in. Now, Giddings is trying to turn that pain into a focus — to keep the memory of...
| Jun 24, 2011
Annapolis Language Bank
Volunteers with second-language capability are needed to help communicate with visitors who have difficulty speaking English. Information: 410-263-1183.
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay needs volunteers to staff...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:09 AM
Swimmer Zachary Posten, of Laurel High, will compete with Team USA at the 2011 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece, June 25 to July 4.
Zachary has competed in Special Olympics as a swimmer for four years, and competed at the county,...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 11:32 AM
Soccer leagues, Scout troops, teenage pageant winners, and poms squads from as near as West Laurel and as far away as Arbutus joined fire trucks and military groups as Laurel's annual Independence Day Parade brought stars and stripes to the streets of Old...
| Jul 3, 2011
| 10:10 AM
Enduring a postgame interview room at UMBC Stadium on May 25 was tough for Alyssa Semones and her Westminster girls' lacrosse teammates.
The Owls had just lost to state power Severna Park, 14-7, in the Class 4A-3A state championship. The fact that it was...