| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:37 PM
The woman behind the interiors of many of Baltimore's significant buildings celebrates this year the 15th anniversary of the founding of her business, Portnoy Levine Design Associates or PLDA.
Raised in Connecticut and educated at the Pratt Institute in...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:27 AM
When Kavita Shukla was 8, she designed a cage cleaner for her pet rabbit, Monet. Removing the cage’s tray to empty bunny pellets and food scraps was difficult and messy, and the third-grader was determined to improve on its design.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Two Maryland casino operators are teaming up in hopes of opening a casino and resort in the Hudson Valley-Catskills area of New York, and are considering other projects in that state, the companies announced.
The Cordish Cos., which runs Maryland Live in...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:29 PM
A car caught fire in Mount Washington Wednesday night, sending flames as high as 20 feet in the air, according to witnesses.
The fire department said no injuries were reported and the fire was put out shortly after firefighters arrived on the scene in...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Earlier today, Robert of Cross Keys, a longtime reader here at Wordville, made this request on Facebook: "I would love to know the secret of making edits quickly and decisively, so that I may share it with my bosses who live to re-edit. If my office...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Fred Bronstein, president of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will become the new head of the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University on June 1. His title will be dean, rather than the previous, longtime designation of director, in keeping with...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:20 AM
The hilarious Sycamore family presided over by Grandpa Vanderhof is making a comeback in Laurel Mill Playhouse's current showing of "You Can't Take It With You," by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart.
The comedy premiered at the Booth Theater in...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Roughly midway through his headlining set at Washington’s Howard Theatre on Friday night, Ja Rule reflected on a missed opportunity from 2007.
That summer, Ja Rule was a veteran MC in search of a spark to a stalling career, and Lil Wayne was...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Restoration of Aberdeen's long-dilapidated historic Baltimore & Ohio Railroad train station might finally be moving forward with plans to construct a new foundation for the eventual relocation of the building.
The Historical Society of Harford County,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:02 AM
" 'Occupy' is a big word, and, of course, when you say that to people it elicits a very specific thing," says Vincent Thomas.
The dancer, choreographer and associate professor in Towson University's dance department sits in a North Baltimore coffee shop...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:24 AM
|| No. || Team || Prev. || Record || Last game || Next game ||
|| 1. || Duke || 1 || 1-0 || Def. Jacksonville, 16-10 || Vs. No. 4 Denver, Sat. ||
|| 2. || Syracuse || 2 || 1-0 || Def. Siena, 19-7 || Vs. No. 7 Albany, Sun. ||
| Feb 22, 2014
| 11:29 PM
Host No. 6 Notre Dame scored four of the game's last five goals but its rally fell short as No. 14 Penn State won, 8-7, on Saturday.
Penn State (2-1) increased its 5-3 halftime lead to four with early third-quarter scores from Shane Sturgis and TJ...