| Jul 15, 2012
| 7:05 AM
The City of Westminster's Department of Recreation and Parks is celebrating National Parks and Recreation Month with a number of events, including these listed below.
Some are special events, others are simple suggestions to keep children and families...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Some of Dundalk's War of 1812 sites — including Battle Acre Park and North Point State Battlefield — share North Point Road with rowhouses and strip malls.
But nearby, quiet Charlesmont and Bear Creek parks offer undeveloped land also tied to...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 10:31 AM
The Young Victorian Theatre Company is leaving Bryn Mawr School, but not necessarily north Baltimore.
Young Vic, as the much-loved troupe is known, has been performing summer stock versions of Gilbert & Sullivan operettas since 1971, and just ended...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Harriet Tubman, Maryland's heroic conductor on the Underground Railroad and early leader for women's rights, may soon get the recognition she deserves if President Barack Obama accepts a proposal by Gov. Martin O'Malley, U.S. Sens. Ben Cardin and...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 11:10 AM
This letter is in reference to the article by David Greisman ("Hickory Ridge wants gathering place in village center," Columbia Flier, Feb. 2), regarding development around the Hickory Ridge Village Center on the corner of Cedar Lane and Freetown Road.
| Feb 27, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Much like I spent the months up to Christmas counting down the days, I am now wishing away each 30-degree day and clinging to our sporadic 50-degree ones. Don't get me wrong, winter is typically my favorite season, but a winter without snow is kind of...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:20 AM
A few weeks ago I was sent out to local swimming holes in Harford County to interview people about their summertime activities.
I also met a group of teenagers working with a Baltimore agency that maintains state parks and creates summer jobs for city...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:13 AM
St. Paul’s girls lacrosse coach Brook Kuhl-McClelland has heard a lot of debate over the years about which has the better high school girls lacrosse, Maryland or New York. To settle those bragging rights on the field, she put together the Maryland-...
| May 3, 2012
| 11:53 AM
The Anne Arundel County school board voted unanimously Wednesday to oppose the city of Annapolis' efforts to build a parking garage and mixed-use development on land adjacent to Annapolis Elementary School, echoing sentiments of some residents who have...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Abdu Muhammad, who owns Pearl's Caribbean Cafe on Laurens Street in Upton, is known for his curry chicken. Now he is known for his garden, too.
When Muhammad, a native of Guyana, South America, proposed to Baltimore officials that he "adopt" the...
| Apr 19, 2012
The first City Hall in the Park is scheduled for Wednesday, April 25 from 6:30-8 p.m. at Discovery Park, Greenhill Avenue at Harrison Drive.
Mayor Craig Moe and city management staff hold the outdoor meetings as an informal opportunity to update...
| May 5, 2012
| 10:45 AM
There's a new exhibit waiting to greet summer visitors at Delaware's Cape Henlopen State Park. And it's big.
It's a 16-inch gun barrel that once roared from the deck of the battleship Missouri during World War II, and it now rests — 120 tons, 68...