Officials at the Maryland Department of the Environment are “in discussions” about issuing an order that would place the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant in Baltimore under state control, said Maryland Secretary of the Environment Ben Grumbles.
When Rick Dawson decided his Kentucky Derby winner, Rich Strike, would skip the Preakness, he reignited a decades-old debate about the spacing of the Triple Crown series, which many horsemen and racing analysts see as out of step with modern practices.
The prom tradition gives many teens an opportunity to stand out, but this year’s party paradoxically provides them with a shot at feeling normal.
A huge night in the minor leagues, with Adley Rutschman, Gunnar Henderson and Kyle Stowers homering as Grayson Rodriguez dominated, shows how close the Orioles’ bright future is.
ESPN Films said in its release that “no team in NFL history has boasted, bullied or brandished as much bravado” as the 2000 Ravens, who were led by colorful coaches like Brian Billick and players like inside linebacker Ray Lewis.
The 147th Preakness Stakes is set for Saturday at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. Here's what you need to know, on and off the track.
In a school of nearly 1,000 kids, Jasmine Brunson Jr. was a well-known, positive figure. After Brunson was gunned down on prom night, the school community mourns his loss.
Baltimore’s rollout of American Rescue Plan funds has put City Council members on the hot seat with numerous local nonprofit organizations, members of the board bemoaned Tuesday during a quarterly update on the money.
- Here are the takeaways from Tuesday’s primaries in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Kentucky, Idaho and Oregon.
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To successfully understand what foods you should eat to improve your gut health, it’s important to first understand what exactly gut health is. Gut health is the function and harmony of bacteria in the digestive tract. The successful breakdown of food so that it can deliver nutrients throughout the body is only possible with a healthy gut, and an unhealthy one may cause constipation and heartburn. Now that you know how important a healthy digestive tract is, these are the best foods for your gut.
Talk show host Larry Young has been off the air since April 10, when he was rushed to the hospital after suffering a dangerous infection in his foot.
The owners of Frederick-based Flying Dog Brewery argued that the North Carolina Alcohol Beverage Control Commission violated their First Amendment rights by rejecting the label for its Freezin’ Season Winter Ale.
Baltimore’s own Kevin Liles is bringing some of his celebrity friends in entertainment and culture to introduce the city’s charms and the significance of Preakness to the world.
A federal judge will decide if the family of Henrietta Lacks has enough legal standing to continue their lawsuit against the biotech company Thermo Fisher Scientific regarding the use of cells taken from Lacks over 70 years ago.
Shay Clevenger, a senior defender for No. 6 seed Loyola Maryland, and Eloise Clevenger, a sophomore attacker for No. 2 seed Maryland, are looking forward to Thursday’s quarterfinals as the family copes with mother Elizabeth’s battle with breast cancer.
Helen M. “Candy” Byrnes, who encouraged students to become readers while she ran the Roland Park Country School bookstore and was an intrepid family entertainer, died of pulmonary complications May 11 at her Cedarcroft home. She was 77.
There aren’t many lacrosse fans out there complaining anymore about the traditional bluebloods that didn’t make the field like North Carolina, Syracuse or Johns Hopkins, or more modern-day powers like Duke or Notre Dame, columnist Mike Preston writes.
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- Helen M. “Candy” Byrnes, who encouraged students to become readers while she ran the Roland Park Country School bookstore and was an intrepid family entertainer, died of pulmonary complications May 11 at her Cedarcroft home. She was 77.