| May 19, 2012
Ian Yarmus can spot them when he goes down to his favorite indoor climbing gym in Rockville or when he travels to Seneca Rocks in West Virginia, the place after which he named his now 3 -year-old daughter.
"I remember being 100 feet up [at Seneca], and...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 9:29 AM
After Friday and Saturday's girls basketball regional championships, the winners advance to the state semifinals Thursday and Friday at UMBC.
Three 2013 state champions will try to defend their titles -- No. 2 Aberdeen, Calvert and Dunbar. In Class 4A,...
| Mar 3, 2013
An exhausted Travon Wright jumped into the arms of Pikesville High assistant coach Bryan Weisbrot.
Wright, a Pikesville senior, celebrated winning the Class 2A/1A state championship at 138 pounds, beating Middletown's Matt Capobianco, 6-5, in triple...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Winters Mill's Wes Cook knew who he was facing in the 145-pound final during the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association Class 2A-1A state championship at the University of Maryland's Cole Field House. He also knew he had a debt to pay....
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Jane Sawyers at the Port Deposit VFW Post 8185 organizes a canteen party on the last Saturday of each month at the post home for VFW members. Each month, Jane conducts a fundraiser at the party to benefit a different charity. January's fundraiser...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Maryland football will begin spring workouts on March 2 and hold practices at Baltimore’s Dunbar High School on March 30 and Middletown High School in Frederick County on April 6.
Holding practices on the road represents a new wrinkle for the...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 6:31 AM
The state Department of Transportation reported an accident on Interstate 95 at Exit 50 (US 1/Caton Avenue) around 9:12 a.m. No additional information was given.
MTA reported minor delays on MARC trains as at 9:12 a.m.
| Aug 5, 2010
| 4:22 PM
The thunderstorms that moved across the region overnight dropped some considerable rain on some spots, and little to none in others. The lightning, at least, provided everyone with some entertainment.The photo above was shot by Bill Stifler, our ace...
| Mar 31, 2010
Ask Lucie L. Snodgrass what she would recommend for Easter dinner and she does not simply say lamb. Instead, she says, "some of Edwin's lamb." She is referring to what would be an extremely local main dish, a lamb raised by her Harford County neighbor and...
| Nov 7, 2010
| 3:59 PM
Second of two parts; read the first part
For much of his adult life he'd been a slave to cocaine, marijuana, prescription pills and alcohol. Twice he had gone through weeks of intensive psychiatric and drug treatment at Baltimore Behavioral Health Inc.,...
| Nov 13, 2010
A 250-year-old farmhouse, stuck at the end of a long, rutted driveway, with creaking doors, splintered stairs, snakeskins in the basement and a mysterious gaping hole hidden beneath one of the outbuildings. Sounds like the perfect setting for a horror...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 1:24 PM
While the first shots of the Civil War were fired on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor in South Carolina, the first blood spilled in fighting occurred in Baltimore on April 19, 1861, when a mob of Southern sympathizers clashed with Massachusetts soldiers...