| 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...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:07 PM
U.S. Sailboat Show
Through Monday: The nation's oldest and largest in-water boat show will be held on the Annapolis waterfront. Includes seminars, interactive workshops and boat demonstrations. Information: usboat.com/us-sailboat-show/home.
| Oct 13, 2013
As warm afternoons give way to cool, crisp evenings, cities awaken from their summer nap, abuzz with new openings, performances and cultural events. Vibrantly hued country roads become stamping grounds for food festivals, wine tours and leaf peepers....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 7:37 PM
John C. "Jack" Hornor, a naval architect and marine surveyor who once inspected the Constellation to ensure the venerable ship was still seaworthy, died Oct. 1 of brain disease at Hospice of Queen Anne's in Centreville. He was 68.
"Jack was an excellent...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:02 AM
Two men were rescued from the St. Martin River near Ocean City on Monday after their sail boat capsized in high winds, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
A "good Samaritan" who noticed the sail boat overturned in the water alerted the Coast Guard's...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Ravens starting left guard Kelechi Osemele is expected to have back surgery, which will likely end his season and create even more questions for a struggling offensive line.
Ravens head coach John Harbaugh made the announcement on Friday, indicating...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Ravens left tackle Bryant McKinnie might have played his last game as a starter on the offensive line on Sunday.
McKinnie's pass-blocking breakdowns against the Miami Dolphins were part of a chaotic game for a Ravens' offensive line that eventually...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Two men were rescued from a fishing boat in Ape Hole Creek near Crisfield on Wednesday after the boat began taking on water, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
The father of a man onboard the fishing boat, the Carolyn Jeanne, alerted crew members at...
| Oct 4, 2013
These activities will be offered at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818.
European river cruise The center's trip committee is accepting reservations for a cruise on the Danube which will...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:44 AM
In a rowhouse kitchen near Patterson Park, a small pennant-shaped Cuban flag hangs from a cabinet above a pot of garlic and onions warming in wine, vinegar and water.
Smudged and worn, the fringed banner used to hang from the rearview mirror in the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:45 AM
Summer is officially over. Thoughts of summers past came to the forefront while on vacation in Ocean City, during the changeover from summer to fall. While sitting with my husband on the boardwalk one evening, watching all the people go by, I wondered...