| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:16 PM
The throngs of Independence Day parade-goers lining South Union Avenue crowded under any patch of shade they could find to ease the stress of the low-90-degree temperatures in Havre de Grace Saturday afternoon.
Drink vendors James Barnes and Holden...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 9:47 AM
The Harford County Department of Emergency Services, in conjunction with Exelon Power, is notifying residents about testing dates this month and next for a new emergency warning siren system for the Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station in neighboring York...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Optimism might seem out of place after the Waterkeeper Alliance's bitter loss in a recent lawsuit to hold Perdue Farms and its grower Alan Hudson responsible for polluting waterways with poultry manure. But it's possible to at least be hopeful of...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Mary E. Weaver, a former nursery school educator who later managed a Baltimore senior living apartment building, died Feb. 22 of complications from leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice.
The longtime Jacksonville-area resident was 82.
The daughter of...
| Nov 3, 2011
Lancaster County, Pa.
Take a journey to the 1800s and spend some time with Baltimore's favorite bard at 'Poe Evermore.' Guests are greeted at the Mount Hope Estate and Winery by Frederick Rauch and led to a series of small theater rooms,...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 5:04 PM
This weekend, I was not going to go Dutch.
Yes, we were in the "Dutch Country." Lancaster County, Pa., to be exact.
But I was not going to stuff my face at Kitchen Kettle Village, gawk at Amish buggies or get sidetracked by the QVC or Pottery Barn...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Firefly Music Festival
The first large-scale music festival in Dover history, Firefly's inaugural lineup has something for everyone. The three-day, 47-band event extends across a variety of genres, including alternative rock, bluegrass and...
| May 9, 2012
| 9:47 AM
Meet Marty Cohen and his group of early-morning cyclists, who get their dose of cardio by riding through northwestern Baltimore county.
Type of workout: They're riding bikes, so they get a cardio workout and use the muscles in their lower body...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Five years ago today, Charles Carl Roberts IV entered an Amish school in Nickel Mines, Pa., and shot 10 girls — mortally wounding five — before killing himself. This quiet, rural community in Lancaster County suddenly became a place of...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 1:49 PM
If you're looking for ice cream and iced tea to cool the heat of a summer day, you could go to the refrigerator.
Or you could take a sweet trip to the newly opened Turkey Hill Experience in Lancaster County.
The attraction from the Turkey Hill Dairy not...
| Jun 30, 2011
There are outdoor summer festivals and then there's the Kutztown Folk Festival.
The annual event, held each year in the Pennsylvania town that bears its name, is larger than life in every which way. It attracts around 150,000 visitors each year. It's...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 12:27 PM
The former Funkhouser Quarry in Delta, Pa., one of the last active quarries in the slate and rock industry along the Mason-Dixon Line, is set to be sold at auction in Baltimore early next week.
The 124.7-acre property along Atom Road, owned by Slateridge...