| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:41 PM
If spring is here, dead fish can't be far behind.
State officials are investigating a wide-ranging fish kill spotted Monday, stretching from Fells Point in Baltimore harbor out into the Chesapeake Bay. Authorities have yet to pinpoint a cause, though...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The fish kill affecting Baltimore Harbor and the Patapsco River appears to be over, according to a spokesman for the Maryland Department of the Environment. But state biologists are still unclear why an estimated 7,000 fish turned belly up so early in the...
| May 1, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The Women's 5K by the Bay retained an international theme for its eighth annual running in Havre de Grace Sunday.
Tezata Dengersa, a Turkish runner who lives in Washington, D.C., led the field of 466 women from start to finish. She opened a lead of...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:25 AM
Staying after school on Thursdays and Fridays is not a punishment for 17 students at Arbutus Middle School this semester.
Hours spent in rooms on the first and second floor of the building on Shelbourne Road will pay off this weekend as the school takes...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The Rawlings-Blake administration is set to give $200,000 to help H&S Bakery move its Harbor East distribution center to an industrial area of East Baltimore — sparking discussion of whether subsidies should be needed to help a successful business...
| May 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
When my daughter was a freshman in high school, she shared a particularly uplifting experience from history class one day. In the middle of a lesson, a senior barged into the classroom with tears in his eyes and handed the teacher a letter. A smile spread...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Baltimore's celebration of the 200th anniversary of the penning of "The Star-Spangled Banner" will be broadcast live during a two-hour episode of PBS' "Great Performances" series on Sept. 13.
The show is set for 8 p.m. and will be broadcast live from...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Michael Mayfield did it all: The Baltimore teenager was a member of his school's Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps, played baritone horn in the band, was a force on the mound for the baseball team, and was a youth ambassador and peer mediator.
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:09 AM
It's one of the most important wedding decisions — where to, you know, have the wedding. Apart from finding a spot that fits your unique tastes and themes, there's the matter of timing. Some wedding consultants suggest booking one year or more in...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 9:32 AM
The historic Lord Baltimore Hotel sits a block away from the Sheraton Baltimore City Center, but less than a week after the 1926 landmark celebrated a multimillion-dollar restoration, the owners of the aging Sheraton on Fayette Street warned of mass...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Shoppers have come to know the Pandora name for glittering displays of customized sterling bracelets and gemstone charms sold by jewelers or the company's own retailers.
But the Danish company kept a lower profile for its Maryland connection — a U....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:11 AM
All lanes have been reopened on Interstate 70 in Woodlawn with the clearing of debris at the Baltimore Beltway exit at 9:04 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor light...