| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:54 AM
Last week was full of fish heads and potential meltdown moments from Marie. Then, Phil was all, “Keep racing, yo.” So we waited all week for closure. Somebody write something poetic about all the waiting we did, please.
One cliffhanger was...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The port of Baltimore's public marine terminals have earned a positive security assessment from the Coast Guard for the sixth year in a row, the Maryland Port Administration announced Thursday.
The port's public terminals include Seagirt, Dundalk,...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Add a Super Bowl ring to the list of things floating in the Chesapeake Bay.
The ring belongs to a receptionist for the Ravens named Toni Lekas -- everyone involved with a winning team gets a ring, not just the players.
The person who lost the ring is...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:59 PM
A measure that would allow Maryland to continue to unload huge quantities of dredging spoils on islands in the Chesapeake Bay — an effort considered critical for the port of Baltimore — won broad bipartisan support Wednesday in the...
| Sep 20, 2013
Tire drop-off day
Residents can drop off tires from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Alpha Ridge Landfill, 2350 Marriottsville Road in Marriottsville. This free, one-day event encourages residents to properly dispose of unwanted vehicle...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Hasn’t it been a long week? Do you even remember Team NFL getting trapped in airports for a day and Phil eliminating them before they could even breathe the fresh open air of Portugal? Those were bad times. Let’s have some fishy times!...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:54 AM
At the beginning of the year, the Port of Baltimore was on a roll. At Seagirt Marine Terminal, the ribbon was cut on a 50-foot-deep berth financed by a $1.3 billion public-private partnership between the port and Ports America Chesapeake. The investment...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:13 PM
The Senator Theatre is like your favorite old aunt — the busy, independent one who never married but who loved her nieces and nephews and spoiled them with candy and fantastic stories. She dressed like a Hollywood starlet, with rhinestone glasses...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:47 PM
The three-day strike that paralyzed the port of Baltimore is over — for now.
Striking longshoremen agreed late Friday to resume working on the docks during a 90-day "cooling-off period" while negotiations continue on a new local contract.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Striking longshoremen at the port of Baltimore worked at least one cruise ship Thursday as their stoppage closed the port's cargo terminals for a second day.
Royal Caribbean International's Grandeur of the Seas arrived for its regular sailing,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:39 PM
A strike by hundreds of longshoremen who work the port of Baltimore's docks idled one of the region's big economic engines.
Launched early Wednesday morning, the strike shut down all of the port's public marine terminals, and its effects rippled out...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:00 AM
I commute an hour each way to this job, and I honestly don't mind.
My car is the cocoon where I can be alone with my thoughts or where I can listen to an audio book. I am partial to English mysteries because they are always stopping at a cozy pub for...