| Jul 17, 2011
| 6:33 PM
With more than a million miles on the road, Armand Patella's 19-year-old Ford 9000 truck has seen better days.
But he's hung onto it, because new trucks aren't cheap. Patella, the head of Picorp trucking service on East Lombard Street, still uses the...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:52 AM
To commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11, Laurel officials have planned an evening of presentations that will provide information residents can use in the event of a catastrophe or terrorist attack.
On Sept. 8, Mayor Craig Moe, city officials and...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 11:19 AM
It was just one headline among many of its kind in The Baltimore Sun during the 1980s and 1990s: "Baltimore loses round to Va."
The 1995 article noted that the shipping giant Maersk Lines was ending its service between South America and the port of...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 7:19 PM
If it weren't for the community, there wouldn't be a memorial to dedicate Sunday.
It's been a long process for the Darlington Volunteer Fire Company to get its 9/11 memorial, which will be in front of its Dublin station, 1520 Whiteford Road, built. But...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:00 AM
It's hard to believe that 10 years have passed since the events of Sept. 11, 2001.
Yet, a decade later, the images from 8:46 a.m., when American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into north tower of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan; and 9:03 a.m., when...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Ten years later and we still can't forget.
More than 350 firemen and women, police officer, friends, relatives and nearby residents gathered inside the still-rather-new Darlington Volunteer Fire Company station, 1520 Whiteford Road, on the 10th...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 7:05 AM
The port of Baltimore has played host to some massive containerships in its time, but none larger than the MSC Sindy, which paid a call Monday at the Seagirt Marine Terminal.
More than 31/2 football fields long and capable of hauling 9,200 20-foot...
| Nov 6, 2008
Newsstands from Seattle to New York quickly sold out of yesterday's papers declaring Barack Obama the nation's first black president, as some jubilant customers picked up two, three or even 30 copies as keepsakes.
The Baltimore Sun, The New York Times...
| Dec 2, 2007
It happens, inevitably, at every sporting event. Katie Odierno Funk hears the national anthem and her eyes well up with tears.
It's true whether she's watching baseball or basketball, but it hits her the hardest, without fail, at the Army-Navy football...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:23 PM
NEW YORK — First terrapin turtles. Now snowy owls. Humans are not the only species flocking to airports this holiday season.
At least five times in the last two weeks, airliners at John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty airports have been...
| Dec 8, 2013
NEWPORT NEWS — It was early 2011 when Jeffrey A. Martinovich was expelled for life from the financial brokerage industry.
Martinovich, the former head of the Newport News firm MICG Investment Management LLC, agreed to be permanently banned from...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:50 PM
SYDNEY, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Shopping mall giant Westfield
Group said on Thursday it would buy the remaining 50
percent interest in New York's World Trade Center for $800
million, which will make the company the sole owner of the