RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Trips and Vacations

A collection of news and information related to Trips and Vacations published by this site and its partners.

Top Trips and Vacations Articles

Displaying items 49-60
  • O.A.R. takes much-needed trip back to 'Rockville'

    O.A.R. takes much-needed trip back to 'Rockville'
    When O.A.R. sold out New York's Madison Square Garden in 2006, it was the culmination of years of touring for the Rockville quintet. The grass-roots approach to building a fan base worked for a rock band whose albums have never reached higher than No....
  • Bat speed helping Orioles outfield prospect Dariel Alvarez smash in Bowie

    Bat speed helping Orioles outfield prospect Dariel Alvarez smash in Bowie
    When Cuban outfielder Dariel Alvarez arrived in Bowie last year for the last few weeks of the Baysox season, manager Gary Kendall and hitting coach Butch Davis saw a player who was trying to fit a season's worth of slugging into a couple of home stands....
  • Movie review: 'Ping Pong Summer'

    Movie review: 'Ping Pong Summer'
    "Ping Pong Summer" envisions a time when a kid's biggest worry was showing off at the local arcade, when a beach-side cookout with your weird relatives could become the stuff of family legend, when friends were all that really mattered and appearing...
  • By sharing her life's story, Maya Angelou gave strength to others [Commentary]

    By sharing her life's story, Maya Angelou gave strength to others [Commentary]
    I was listening to a local radio news program when I heard the anchor say that Dr. Maya Angelou had passed. To make sure the report was accurate, I called a friend, who knows her through a close friendship with Angelou's grandson. She confirmed what I was...
  • Chris Tillman's struggles, J.J. Hardy's errors cost Orioles in 8-6 loss to Rangers

    Chris Tillman's struggles, J.J. Hardy's errors cost Orioles in 8-6 loss to Rangers
    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Inside the visiting clubhouse of Globe Life Park in Arlington, a weary Orioles team wanted to leave their 8-6 loss to the Texas Rangers behind them as quickly as possible. With their bags packed, the Orioles headed home after going a...
  • I don't wanna go! Boy cries over surprise Disney trip in funny video

    I don't wanna go! Boy cries over surprise Disney trip in funny video
    Matt and Wendy McDermott thought they had planned the perfect surprise for their five-year-old son, Ferris.  Rather than drive Ferris to preschool on Friday, the Baltimore couple drove him to the airport. Then, as Matt filmed the scene in the...
  • Dynamo music teacher leads Towson High students to perform at Disney

    Dynamo music teacher leads Towson High students to perform at Disney
    In addition to his duties as a member of the Towson High music department, John Olin has developed at least one other — unrelated, yet necessary — talent. "People kid me and tell me I could have been a travel agent," said Olin, referring...
  • Cockeysville native launching to International Space Station this month

    Cockeysville native launching to International Space Station this month
    Navy Cmdr. Reid Wiseman spent 21/2 years preparing to travel 220 miles above Earth's surface, live six months in cramped quarters and walk in space. That doesn't mean he isn't a little scared. "There are moments when the adrenaline just crushes you,"...
  • Chef education tours resume on Chesapeake Bay

    Chef education tours resume on Chesapeake Bay
    The Maryland Seafood Marketing Program, an effort of the state's Department of Natural Resources, has started up its fourth season of chef education tours.  The tours offer culinary professionals an opportunity to see Chesapeake seafood products up...
  • In a switch, more moms opt to stay home with kids

    In a switch, more moms opt to stay home with kids
    Megan Mocik never envisioned herself as a stay-at-home mother. After having twins four years ago, the former marketing manager for New York-based International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. was determined to press on with a career, even one that came with...
  • CMW, North Harford, HdG and Fallston still alive in postseason baseball

    CMW, North Harford, HdG and Fallston still alive in postseason baseball
    In the second round of MPSSAA regional baseball play on Monday, the C. Milton Wright Mustangs kept their season alive with another one-run win, while North Harford, Havre de Grace and Fallston also earned berths in their respective sectional finals with...
  • Jerry Rice Jr. to try out for Ravens at rookie minicamp, says he's 'excited' about 'business trip'

    Jerry Rice Jr. to try out for Ravens at rookie minicamp, says he's 'excited' about 'business trip'
    The son of Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Jerry Rice has been invited to try out for the Ravens during their rookie minicamp that starts Friday. UNLV wide receiver Jerry Rice Jr. has not been signed or agreed to a contract, but he will...