| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:46 AM
An older couple visiting Maryland from West Virginia were robbed at gunpoint at their Glen Burnie hotel on Saturday afternoon after a gunman pretended he was on the hotel maintenance staff, Anne Arundel County Police said Monday.
The victims, both 70,...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 12:21 PM
The Rev. Ricky Spain, pastor of East Baltimore's Waters African Methodist Episcopal Church who had also been a community activist in his years as an Annapolis-area pastor, died of cancer Nov. 16 at the Tate Chesapeake Hospice House in Linthicum. The...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Junior attackman Jay Drapeau of Westford (Mass.) Academy has orally committed to Loyola. Over two seasons, Drapeau has posted 197 points with 145 goals and 52 assists, including 95 goals and 27 assists as a sophomore.
He earned multiple first-team all-...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 4:22 PM
If you happened to be in Washington, DC Tuesday, or in Anne Arundel County as I was, you could smell what seemed like wood smoke in the air. It was smoke, and it was coming from a raging fire in southeast......
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:12 PM
As the schooner Pride of Baltimore II headed up the bay from Norfolk Tuesday, the 1,300-square-foot American flag rippling from its main gaff suddenly snagged and ripped.
Fortunately, Pride has a sewing machine onboard.
"We have a lot of flags," said...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Steven Ryan Dalmida, 47, of the 800 block of Oxford Avenue, was arrested on two bench warrants Thursday in cases he was charged with paraphernalia possession and two counts...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:52 PM
Robert and Rosemary Miller, of Catonsville, announce the marriage of their daughter, Carolyn Marie Miller, to Sean Lawrence McEwen, son of Lawrence McEwen, of Thousand Oaks, Calif., and Theresa McEwen, of San Carlos, Calif.
The bride and groom serve...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 2:44 PM
Mary Virginia "Ginny" Mudd, who had been active in Baltimore County Republican politics and served on the board of the historic Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Towson, died March 7 of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
The longtime Lutherville...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:31 PM
Game of the Week
No. 1 Gilman (1-0) vs. Oscar Smith, Va. (0-0)
Where: I-95 Kickoff Classic at Morgan State
When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Coaches: Biff Poggi, Gilman; Richard Morgan, Oscar Smith
Last meeting: First meeting.
Key players to watch:
| Sep 1, 2012
The melody of the president's voice, the intensity of his movements gripped Jeremy Brickey's attention, cutting through the monotony of freshman orientation at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Honestly though, he thought Freeman A. Hrabowski...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Freeman A. Hrabowski III, the longtime president of the University of Maryland Baltimore County whose trailblazing work in educating minority students in the sciences has catapulted the university onto the national stage, has been recognized as one of the...
| May 19, 2010
Forget about jogging, aerobics and exercise programs. If you really want a workout, try venturing up the old Cape Henry Lighthouse in Virginia Beach, Va., a 92-foot tower atop a 50-foot hill that's been overlooking the Chesapeake Bay for more than 200...