| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:19 AM
The Boss is playing DC this Spring, so is the Bawse. On Tuesday, Rick Ross announced he'll play DAR Constitution Hall February 23.
Ross is promoting new album "God Forgives...I Don't," which was described in the show's press release as "his highly...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 4:23 PM
After living here in Columbia for 34 years, I thought I had become inured to the oddities and missteps of amateur government.
Well, a decorative fountain meant for children to play in the middle of Symphony Woods ("Reviews mixed for planned fountain,"...
| Feb 29, 2012
Amanda Walsh has been named to the fall 2011 dean's list at Gonzaga University, Spokane, Wash.
Nadejda Hvoyneva, a resident of Cockeysville, has earned a bachelor's degree in business from Excelsior College, Albany, N.Y.
Michael Lackey, of Towson, and...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:17 AM
(Wednesday Update below) After making Madonna look downright dignified at the Super Bowl, LMFAO are going on tour.
"Sorry for the Party Rocking" will stop at the Patriot Center in Fairfax June 25, it was announced Monday. The tour is named after the...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Kaiser Permanente will open a new medical facility in Lansdowne next year as part of a long-term strategy to double the number of patients it serves in the Mid-Atlantic region in the next decade.
The health care provider said Wednesday that the 130,000-...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Sandy Spring Bancorp, an Olney-based banking company, said Tuesday it will buy CommerceFirst Bancorp of Annapolis in a cash and stock deal valued at $25.4 million.
Both Sandy Spring, which has $3.6 billion in assets, and CommerceFirst, with $205...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Elizabeth M. "Betty" Dugan, a volunteer and World War II veteran, died Feb. 29 of heart failure at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. The former longtime Ruxton resident was 90.
The daughter of a Baltimore businessman and a homemaker, the...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 10:04 AM
Linda Schuberth, a senior occupational therapist at the Kennedy Krieger Institute who helped children overcome swallowing and feeding issues, died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, March 5 at her Homeland home. She...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 5:26 PM
It was hard to tell whether his eyes were actually open when Derek Jones shuffled into his dimly lit kitchen at 5:45 a.m., the smell of bacon in the air. The 16-year-old didn't speak, but took directions from his mother who whispered: "I have your...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 7:13 AM
A Virginia man was injured and cited with trespassing after he tried to parachute off the Maryland Public Television radio tower in Crownsville. A second man was also cited for trespassing.
According to the Anne Arundel County police department, Robert...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 11:14 AM
As the New Year dawns, many people will look around and realize that it's time for a little freshening up at home.
Putting away the holiday knickknacks is a good start, but more substantial dramatic changes require a little more effort — although...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Riley William Davis, whose sunny personality and quick wit sustained him and his family through his four-year battle with leukemia, died Wednesday at Johns Hopkins Children's Center. He was 13.
Diagnosed with cancer at 9, Riley's life was turned upside...