| Aug 25, 2011
| 8:51 AM
The inaugural Silopanna Music Festival, which was scheduled to take place in Crownsville Saturday, has been cancelled because of Hurricane Irene, promoters Rams Head Group said in a statement this morning.
Organizers and performers were concerned about...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 8:12 AM
As Hurricane Irene approaches, it's important to keep pets in mind while planning for the storm -- or any other potential disasters. Maryland Emergency Management Agency is urging people to plan ahead for this weekend's potentially extreme weather event...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 1:33 PM
In June, when Sade was preparing to kick off her first tour in more than a decade, the husky-voiced crooner tweeted about her love of Baltimore and entertained reporters while relaxing in her 2,100-square-foot suite at the Hotel Monaco. When in town,...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:21 AM
The culinary tides are shifting in Ocean City.
New this year is the intriguing Bombora, which features "contemporary world cuisine infused with Asian and Latin flavors." On the appetizer menu: a ceviche trio and a Thai green curry-spiked tuna tartare....
| Jun 15, 2011
| 11:09 AM
PA Gourd Fest
Where: Smucker's Gourd Farm, 317 Springville Road, Kinzers, Pa.
When: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 25
What: The annual PA Gourd Fest is the celebration of the Pennsylvanian Gourd...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 4:08 PM
More than 2,000 Ocean City evacuees have arrived in the Baltimore area for temporary housing during Hurricane Irene, as part of the state's preparations for the storm.
Six hundred foreign exchange students traveled in buses from Ocean City on Thursday...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 11:22 AM
A Baltimore man of Egyptian origin was being held Thursday at the Anne Arundel County Detention Center after having been arrested at BWI Marshall Airport last week, when police said they stopped a man with 13 knives in his possession, authorities said....
| Jul 13, 2011
| 8:40 PM
A Transportation Security Administration officer discovered 13 knives in the carry-on luggage of a passenger attempting to board a flight at BWI Marshall Airport last week, leading to the man's arrest.
TSA spokesman Kawika Riley said the passenger...
| Jul 17, 2011
You knew they were tasty. But did you know crabs were art?
At least they are in the hands of a few area painters. They take those hard, pointy, colorful outer shells, the ones that usually get rolled up in a newspaper and thrown away when the crab...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:34 AM
Along most of America's coastline, crustaceans get boiled. Sometimes in plain old Yankee water. Sometimes in spicy Cajun stock. Whatever the liquid, there's a whole pot of it bubbling away. Whatever the seafood — Maine lobster, Carolina blue crab,...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 6:07 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
Those free tickets for Virgin Mobile FreeFest given away in July disappeared faster than the Jets' offense.
But nutty billionaire Richard Branson is still feeling magnanimous. Turns out the folks at FreeFest held on to...