| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Looks like the French may not be flocking to Charm City anytime soon. Seems Baltimore's not really a safe destination, at least as far as the French foreign ministry is concerned.
Just as our state department warns about Americans traveling to certain...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:09 PM
The Havre de Grace High School Warrior Pride Marching Band will participate in the New York City Veterans Day Parade this Monday, Nov. 11.
"We are very excited about this trip," band director Rick Hauf wrote in an e-mail. "There is much to do on Sunday,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:51 AM
In an effort to promote its kickoff to the regular season next week between the defending Super Bowl champion Ravens and the Denver Broncos, the NFL has put up banners of quarterback Joe Flacco posted throughout downtown Denver.
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:42 AM
The members of the Havre de Grace High School marching band have performed at high-profile events in prior years, but they performed on what their director called "the biggest stage we've ever been on" Monday when they took part in the Veterans Day parade...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters are stationed along the parade route, from City Hall to M&T Bank Stadium. See their observations, fan interviews and other updates here.
Ray Lewis smiled wide to the crowd and yelled "Baltimore!" as he approached the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:16 AM
"The only thing worse than not getting what you want is someone else getting it," Roger said in season five.
In "To Have And To Hold," Don not only loses what he wants to someone else, but he also watches the defeat unfold right in front of him....
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:19 AM
Emile Griffith's remarkable life ended last week with the boxer's death at age 75, but I hope his story of strength, triumph, tragedy and redemption should never leave us.
We talk and write often about how sports is a microcosm of our lives and the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Three-year-old Ava McKelvey of Mt. Airy, who has Down syndrome, and her baby brother, Michael, are about to be famous, with a photo of the pair set to appear on a giant screen in New York City's Times Square to kick off Down Syndrome Awareness Month,...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 4:30 AM
What better way to greet a new year than to get outdoors and take a hike? (Assuming the weather is half-decent, of course).
Once again, Maryland's state parks are offering free, guided "First Day" hikes as part of the nationwide New Years celebration...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Thousands of people streamed into Baltimore's Inner Harbor on New Year's Eve night to welcome 2013 with a bang of fireworks expected at midnight — a tradition for some and a new experience for others — as police scanned the crowds for threats....
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:17 AM
New York City
Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest
More than 35 years of tradition make New Year's Rockin' Eve one of America's most popular festivities. Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen, Psy and Neon Trees will greet the new year live...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:09 AM
It's hardly Times Square, or even Baltimore or Annapolis, for that matter, at least when it comes to the size of the crowds ringing in the new year in those cities, but it has become a tradition nearly as strong for the 500 to 1,000 people (depending on...