| 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 18, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Annapolis is a town rich in history, and its reputed ghosts are certainly part of the state capital's lore.
There's the spirit of Reverdy Johnson, a politician and lawyer who died at the governor's mansion in 1876; and plasterer Thomas Dance, who...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Baltimore Grand Prix has certainly come a long way since its first year, when the event drew a reported 160,000 fans to the Inner Harbor but organizers were unable to pay millions of dollars they owed to the city and to assorted private vendors. New,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Happy Friday the 13th Perryville!!
Here are some dates to remember:
Basket Bingo tonight (Friday) is $12 a ticket, extra $5, to benefit Harford Crime Solvers. To be held at the Bel Air Armory, 37 N. Main St., Bel Air. Parking is nearby. Tickets are...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Harford County wants to buy seven waterfront parcels in Havre de Grace to build the trail head for the Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail.
The County Council introduced bills Tuesday evening that would let the county spend a total of...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Over the past few months, the Simkins Paper Mill on River Road has been reduced to a skeleton of its original, massive structure.
When driving past the 70,000-square-foot mill six months ago, one could see the expansive concrete building — much of...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Three years ago, I declared that the Grand Prix of Baltimore would be a game changer for our city. Now that the race has ended for the foreseeable future, many have asked if I regret that statement. The answer is no.
My goal in supporting the Grand Prix...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 3:25 AM
Havre de Grace will be looking for a new economic development director, after the city council voted to create the position, as well as a new economic development department, on Monday.
At its meeting earlier this month, the council delayed a vote on...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A few years ago, Ernest Greene received an email from Fred Armisen, then on the cast of “Saturday Night Live.” They had never communicated before, but Armisen had a question: Could he use one of Greene's songs as the theme song to his new...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 5:18 AM
Some would say that Philip Krach is just a gardener, a man whose existence revolves around the seasons, the emergence of hundreds of iris blooms and roses in the spring, the relentless growth of weeds and grass in the summer, the quick disappearance of...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:00 AM
From Michigan comes the news that the Willow Run bomber factory outside Detroit is to be demolished. One of the best-known factories that transformed the United States into "the Arsenal of Democracy" during World War II, Willow Run is also said to be...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 8:14 AM
On a breezy, sunny day, the waters of the Chesapeake Bay are a beautiful, wild place. White-capped waves hide the teeming life below the surface as shifting winds keep boaters on their toes. Sailboats keel over with each gust of wind, and powerboats...