| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:26 PM
A 59-acre waterfront parcel in Port Covington that has long been eyed for development was bought for $35 million, the property's longtime owner announced Tuesday.
Bethesda-based Finmarc Management Inc. bought the property in 2005 with plans for an...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Rabbi Daniel Plotkin was in the marching band at the University of Wisconsin and one of his highlights came when the football team took part in the Rose Bowl parade in 1994 — the school's first appearance in the game in 31 years.
| Jan 28, 2014
Catonsville's girls basketball coach Mike Mohler picked up his 400th career win as the No. 12 Comets beat visiting Archbishop Spalding, 45-37, on Monday.
The game was close for much of the first half, but Catonsville held Spalding scoreless for the last...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Debbie Lamperti and Lorna Patrick of New Market decided to observe the new year from one of their favorite places — a hiking trail.
They were in good company. Thousands were expected to join in on "First Day Hikes" across the country Wednesday, the...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Baltimore police identified two men who had been on a docked research ship before their bodies were found in the Patapsco River early Sunday.
Edwin Rivera, 35, and Henry A. Vega, 29, died after authorities said the pair went swimming early Sunday. The...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 8:26 AM
A white Christmas came a day late after light snow showers passed through central Maryland on Thursday morning.
A dusting was expected to accumulate on roadways, with up to an inch of snowfall in some areas, according to the National Weather Service. As...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 12:08 PM
I hope everyone has a great new year. The holidays came upon us so fast this year, what with Thanksgiving being so late. And the weather has been so strange — ice and snow before winter officially started, then on the shortest day of the year people...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:35 PM
A frantic nighttime call from a hotel guest about a possible gang meet-up taking place in front of the Obladi in historic Ellicott City recently sent co-owner Zan Wilson scurrying from home to check out the loud crowd of 30 people.
She was amused to...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Sean McComb was sitting Wednesday morning on one of the worn wooden benches at Baltimore's Penn Station reading a book on how to improve teaching when his phone began to buzz wildly with text messages and email notifications.
The word was out: McComb had...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Fresh off of a solid weekend of wrestling at the Dundalk Duals, Patterson Mill continued to roll Monday in a tri-meet sweep at C. Milton Wright that included Harford Tech.
The Huskies beat Tech, 54-22, and CMW, 42-32. Tech edged CMW, 38-36, in the...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 10:26 AM
A federal lawsuit alleging the Baltimore harbor is being polluted by the city-backed construction of the Horseshoe Casino has been dismissed.
U.S. District Court Judge Richard D. Bennett ruled that the city resident who sued lacked legal standing to...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Two Middle River men were charged Monday with overfishing striped bass from the Patapsco River, according to Maryland Natural Resources Police.
Terry Alan Myrick, 53, and John James Messinger, 37, were caught near the Key Bridge on New Year's Day with...