| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:32 PM
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...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:52 PM
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...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:19 AM
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!...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:26 PM
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...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:32 PM
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...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
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...
| Sep 20, 2013
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...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:31 PM
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...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:30 AM
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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:00 PM
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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:38 PM
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...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:57 PM
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....