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  • Coast Guard to enforce security zone around Democrats' retreat

    Coast Guard to enforce security zone around Democrats' retreat
    The U.S. Coast Guard will be enforcing a security perimeter around a waterfront Cambridge hotel this week to protect a gathering of House Democrats. House Democrats are scheduled to begin a retreat at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa...
  • 'The Walking Dead' midseason finale recap, 'Too Far Gone'

    'The Walking Dead' midseason finale recap, 'Too Far Gone'
    Whoa! There is a ton of heavy stuff to discuss from Sunday night's midseason finale of "The Walking Dead" on AMC, but first, a serious question: Is the Governor really dead? I know that we saw him get stabbed through the center of the back and chest...
  • 'The Amazing Race' recap, 'Beards in the Wind'

    'The Amazing Race' recap, 'Beards in the Wind'
    Hasn’t it been a long week? Do you even remember Team NFL getting trapped in airports for a day and Phil eliminating them before they could even breathe the fresh open air of Portugal? Those were bad times. Let’s have some fishy times!...
  • Officials eye water taxi expansion amid growth of harbor neighborhoods

    Officials eye water taxi expansion amid growth of harbor neighborhoods
    About 5 p.m. on a recent afternoon, Kevin Leslie and Chris Zorn, both 28, hopped off a small boat onto a short pier at the Canton waterfront, headed for happy-hour drinks at nearby Claddagh Pub. The friends had met after work — Leslie at Wells...
  • More than 50,000 expected to Inner Harbor for New Year's Eve

    More than 50,000 expected to Inner Harbor for New Year's Eve
    Safety precautions are underway downtown to prepare for the more than 50,000 people expected to fill the Inner Harbor Tuesday for Baltimore's annual New Year's Eve fireworks celebration. The New Year's Eve Spectacular is scheduled from 9 p.m. Tuesday to...
  • Panama Canal expansion creates opportunity for American manufacturers [Commentary]

    Panama Canal expansion creates opportunity for American manufacturers [Commentary]
    In 1956, the world's first container ship, the Ideal X, sailed from New York harbor to the Port of Houston. Instead of sacks and crates stuffed in a musty hull, the ship carried 58 neatly packed containers on its deck. Shipping costs fell drastically...
  • Howard County Briefs

    Tire drop-off day Residents can drop off tires from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Alpha Ridge Landfill, 2350 Marriottsville Road in Marriottsville. This free, one-day event encourages residents to properly dispose of unwanted vehicle...
  • Uber to offer Inner Harbor boat pick-ups this weekend

    Uber to offer Inner Harbor boat pick-ups this weekend
    The on-demand town car service Uber has a new offer for Baltimore customers this weekend: boat trips across the Inner Harbor. The company is partnering with Baltimore Water Taxi to offer boat connections between 11 points — including popular...
  • River Hill football's running game overwhelms Atholton, 28-6

    River Hill football's running game overwhelms Atholton, 28-6
    If last year's River Hill football team resembled a track team, with speedy scatbacks Evan Griffin and Justin Arn combining for more than 3,200 yards, this year's team might be characterized as a rugby squad. The Hawks (3-0) won their 27th consecutive...
  • Back Story: Tugboats are 'workhorses' of the port

    Back Story: Tugboats are 'workhorses' of the port
    They are the handmaidens of the port of Baltimore and the Chesapeake Bay as they scurry to and fro with all manner of arriving and departing ships and barges lashed to them. Their work goes on despite the weather and respects no clock or holiday. Because...
  • Roundup: No. 3 River Hill girls soccer beats Long Reach

    Jennifer Voyton broke a 2-all tie in the 55th minute for the No. 3 River Hill girls soccer team, which earned a 3-2 win against host Long Reach (2-3) on Thursday. Voyton scored the game-winner for the Hawks (6-1) from 10 yards out on a cross from Callie...
  • Maritime union hopes film on 2009 pirate attack will raise awareness

    Maritime union hopes film on 2009 pirate attack will raise awareness
    After Navy SEAL snipers killed three Somali pirates during the dramatic rescue of Capt. Richard Phillips off the Horn of Africa in 2009, the merchant mariner became an overnight star, lauded as a hero for sacrificing himself to save his cargo ship's crew....