| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A zoo menagerie — including a parrot, a boa constrictor and an African pygmy hedgehog — greeted 5-year-old Finn Seamans of Odenton on Wednesday when he arrived at a courtyard between two office buildings in Elkridge.
But the animals,...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 1:32 PM
When a New Jersey police officer goes on trial Monday in Annapolis in the killing of a Lansdowne man during a road rage incident, he won't face the first-degree murder charge alone.
Joseph Lamont Walker, 41, will have a defense team that includes a...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Anne Arundel County police filed first-degree murder charges Monday against a Gambrills man they say fatally shot an Odenton man on Dec. 10, two months after the men had been involved in an altercation.
Law enforcement officials announced the charges...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:03 PM
As his friend lay dying on the side of the highway, Adam Pidel made a frantic call to 911.
In a jumble of words, he repeated the license plate number of the driver who shot his friend after road-rage battle on Route 3 in Millersville. He struggled to...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:07 AM
A new facial is gaining popularity around Baltimore, and while it won't make you live forever, some doctors and patients say it will make you look younger — at least for a few months.
The vampire facial, a nonsurgical procedure made famous by...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:55 AM
In Severna Park, candidates repeat two words again and again this primary season: rain tax.
County Councilman Dick Ladd, a Republican who represents Severna Park, Arnold and Broadneck in the 5th District, is being targeted by six challengers, most of...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Jack Dingman recounted an idyllic childhood in Dundalk and looked around the Heritage Fair on Saturday wishing for the blue-collar community to return to the glory that had been bolstered by a booming steel plant.
The 28-year-old contractor, who now...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The financially troubled People's Community Health Centers closed its five clinics serving low-income Marylanders on Monday.
The organization had announced plans to shut the doors at the end of June, though as recently as last week officials were...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Derek Maurice Cromwell, 36, of the 200 block of Woodland Green Way who was being held at Harford County Detention Center, was charged Tuesday with speeding, driving without...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Anne Arundel County Police said that a body recovered from a pond near Arundel Mills in Hanover early Tuesday morning was that of an accused shoplifter who had run from security at the mall and jumped into a nearby pond.
In a release on Tuesday morning,...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:53 PM
The Anne Arundel County Council banned new rubble landfills throughout the county at its meeting Monday night, dismissing warnings from the county attorney that the measure could be challenged in court.
The bill, which started as a ban on rubble...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Angelo Gatto spoke softly and carried a small baton, but the slender 92-year-old conductor had no trouble getting respect from the musicians of the Maryland Youth Symphony Orchestra rehearsing for Saturday's milestone concert.
The milestone is Gatto's...