| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:54 PM
In a city where new bands pop up every week, you have to find a way to stand out — especially if you're a cover band.
But for the Bellevederes, finding a niche in the old-school music scene seemed almost effortless. Wanting a name representing...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 1:57 PM
I was recently reminded by McDaniel College political science professor Herb Smith that our great state of Maryland has two legitimate nicknames.
"'The Old Line State' is in homage to the bravery of the Revolutionary War's Maryland regiments," Smith...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and state police report:
Addidas Maurice Doby, 25, of the 1300 block of Tralee Circle, was charged Saturday with marijuana possession.
Jamie Lee Kewer, 34, of the 300 block of Woodland Green Court, was charged...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:17 AM
A number of years ago a serious chef, baker and food writer named Beth Hensperger got an assignment from her publisher: A slow-cooker cookbook.
She declined. More than once. Vehemently.
"I was like, 'Oh my God … It doesn't fit in with my style...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Each year in Arundel on the Bay, the neighborhood's power goes out five, six or seven times, leaving residents in the dark with refrigerators of spoiling food and without water, since their well pumps run on electricity.
"There's a part of me that's...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Sitting at a table in a school cafeteria in Severna Park, Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold didn't look like a politician under siege as he spoke to residents for hours on a recent evening.
Leopold nodded agreeably when a pair of longtime...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Two Baltimore police commanders have been cleared of criminal wrongdoing after an investigation into whether they improperly received overtime payments, the city state's attorney's office announced.
But City Councilman Brandon Scott said he was concerned...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:04 PM
You can get bread from Hamilton Bakery, including their amazing onion focaccia, at Fleet Street Market, and that alone makes this grocery store, which opened in July, a major asset to Fells Point.
The bread is part of the new market's all-star lineup...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Nigel Goldsborough is a normally a mild-mannered freshman at Loyola Blakefield High School.
But something strange happened to Goldsborough this month, and it's a good thing that his change in attitude is only temporary.
When the Loyola Blakefield...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Joseph A. "Joe" DiPaola Jr., an award-winning Baltimore Sun photographer whose 1962 picture of the controversial nose-to-nose Preakness finish resulted in the suspension of a jockey, died Friday of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
| May 2, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Members of the public may watch the arraignment of self-proclaimed 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other terror suspects Saturday at Fort Meade, a Pentagon spokesman said Monday.
Mohammed and his co-defendants are to be arraigned at...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:58 PM
Members of the public may watch the arraignment of self-proclaimed 9/11mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other terror suspects from Fort Meade on Saturday, but seating for the video feed will be limited, a spokesman for the Army base said...