| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:28 AM
I miss one week and there was "Game of Thrones" shenanigans and they didn't kick anybody off? I can't turn my back on the mirror ball for a second.
Tonight starts with a pros/troupe routine that has a song my parents probably hated and a lot of neon....
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:10 PM
After touring the expansion of the Panama Canal, Vice President Joe Biden and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Tuesday they plan to increase their advocacy for a proposed CSX transfer station in Baltimore.
"You had [Panama] President [Ricardo]...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 10:48 AM
If you traveled for Thanksgiving, you'll likely pay more for gas getting home than you did getting away.
Amid strong seasonal demand, the average price for a gallon of gasoline in Maryland rose to $3.42 on Friday, an increase of 10 cents compared to...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to begin a nine-day trip to Brazil and El Salvador on Monday.
The governor will lead a trade mission that includes 30 businesses and leaders from Maryland's Port Authority, according to the his office. The state...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 7:04 AM
I have a medal hanging from the mirror in my bedroom to remind me of quite possibly the hardest thing I've ever done, and that includes having kids.
On Oct. 27, I ran and finished the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C., in 4 hours and 29 minutes....
| Dec 1, 2013
Bethesda's Ledecky earns Swimming World honor
Katie Ledecky of Bethesda is on the cover of this month's issue of Swimming World magazine, heralding her selection as World Female Swimmer of the Year; the issue is due out today. Ledecky is the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:05 AM
In four days, the Owls are going to take flight.
The Westminster High School Marching Band, after a year of extensive fundraising and planning along with rehearsing, memorizing and practicing, heads to Hawaii on Dec. 5 to...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:50 AM
I would like to extend belated congratulations to one of our community members, Beth Kennedy, who was honored at the annual Howard County Celebration of Sports on Oct. 15.
Beth has coached girls' lacrosse — both rec league and travel — in...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:15 AM
It's here! I know we've all been listening to Burl Ives singing "Holly Jolly Christmas" in the grocery store for weeks now, but we historic district lovers know the holiday season doesn't really start until we enjoy our beloved Midnight Madness, a holiday...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 3:10 AM
For 94 years, the streets of Philadelphia have been home to the oldest Thanksgiving parade in the country, complete with marching bands, floats, balloons and visit from Santa Claus.
And for the last 12 years, the Clarksville Elementary School chorus has...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Aaron Craft is a senior guard for Ohio State, considered one of top perimeter defenders in college basketball.
Conner Lipinski, meanwhile, is a sophomore guard from Gambrills who played just two minutes in the first eight games this season as a preferred...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:46 PM
There isn't much that goes on in Baltimore that doesn't include Tom Noonan. The president and CEO of Visit Baltimore is responsible for promoting the region and all of its venues as a destination for conventions, meetings, leisure travelers, day-trippers,...