| Jun 17, 2012
| 7:20 PM
With a giant flag of 15 stars and stripes as a backdrop inside Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, a celebratory concert Sunday night drew a packed house to cap the weekend's commemoration of the War of 1812 bicentennial.
As if to underline that there are no hard...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 9:18 PM
Shrieking children covered their ears and adults flinched as the Blue Angels made a low pass over Fort McHenry, only to stretch their necks and shade their eyes to track the Navy jet fighters as they soared into the sun.
At the Inner Harbor, crowds lined...
| Jun 22, 2012
•The 25th season of the "Sunset Serenades" summer concert series continues with classical music by the Columbia Orchestra at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, at Centennial Park, 10000 Route 108, Ellicott City. Free. Information: 410-313-2022....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 1:17 PM
Tom Booth, who owned and developed many properties on Catonsville's Main Street of Frederick Road, died Sept. 10, 2012, of cancer. He was 70.
An Oct. 19 memorial Mass will be offered at St. Mark Catholic Church for the Catonsville resident, who donated...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:12 AM
An active duty member of the U.S. Navy was fatally shot Wednesday night in the city's Lakeland neighborhood, one of four shooting incidents that night, police said.
The man, a 24-year-old in town visiting relatives, got out of a car with his brother near...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:05 AM
As it turns out, the Naval Academy is awash in "Gangnam Style."
A crew of mids from the 22nd Company, at least, seem to have it in spades and shows it off in a video that's going viral.
The video (see above), just posted Sunday on YouTube, already has...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 5:52 PM
One left the city to go to college and see the world with the Navy. The other refused to leave East Baltimore even after his mother moved south to make a better life for his siblings, instead staying to hang around on the corners.
Alonzo Gladden, 24, and...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 12:02 PM
They were walking to class on that bright blue September morning when the World Trade Center buildings and the Pentagon were hit and when a plane destined for Washington crashed into a Pennsylvania field.
The midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy had come...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Police said a 21-year-old man was fatally shot Thursday afternoon in southern Baltimore's Westport neighborhood. Few details were available, but police said they were called to the 2200 block of Annapolis Rd. at about 2:30 p.m. for a report of a shooting....
| Sep 20, 2012
| 2:23 PM
It was high in the sky over Aberdeen Thursday morning, but it wasn't a bird, a plane or even Superman.
It was a U.S. Navy blimp, calmly navigating the skies as it sailed east over the town and Route 40, perhaps in the direction of Aberdeen Proving...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:17 AM
On Sept. 24, Earl L. Cullum had honor of promoting his son, Earl. W. Cullum to the rank of lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy. The promotion occurred during a recent father and son trip to Fairmont, Ind. during James Dean Days. They traveled from...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Over the past decade, the United States has engaged in the most significant increase in defense spending since the Korean War. Trillions of dollars have been allocated for the Pentagon, with little congressional monitoring or internal oversight. The...