The arrest of a Baltimore blogger this weekend, showed how a normally mundane bit of police work — the serving of a warrant — can be complicated in an age of Twitter and Internet radio. It briefly put a national spotlight on what normally wouldn't make the local news.
Twitter and Internet radio carried a new kind of prime-time crime drama in Baltimore Saturday when a Waverly man refused to allow police to serve a warrant and then broadcast the ensuing standoff after a S.W.A.T. team arrived.
The Northwest Citizens Patrol, which counts 400 members, typically patrols the streets of Fallstaff and Glen neighborhoods with between eight and 10 cars nightly. Tuesday, they called for extra volunteers after three recent robberies have residents worried holdups are becoming a trend
Documents obtained through a public records request detail for the first time the stunning turn of events that led Munpreet Chona to be killed in a hail of gunfire by police on Jan. 31. It was the conclusion to a whirlwind chase through Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County and Baltimore City involving a fleet of officers from four different agencies, all of whom believed Chona was armed.
Gilman School fifth-graders participate in "JA BizTown," a miniature city created by Junior Achievement of Central Maryland, created to teach 7,000 area middle-schoolers about business and free enterprise system. This city has little stores, a bank, a post office, a newspaper and radio station, street signs and more. Students "work" in the businesses.
When violinist Benjamin Beilman performs for the Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre, he'll surely be one of the younger people in the house.
The Ravens are flawed but still pretty good, and they need to somehow hold on for a first-round bye. That being said, I'm really conflicted with this Ravens team -- I listen to talk radio and many fans are, too -- and I can't figure out if I'm being reasonable or that I've somehow become a homer over the past five years.
At November's Survivor Series, it will be Team Foley versus Team Punk in a traditional Survivor Series match. And we didn't have to wait long to learn who would represent the champ and the legend in the match, either. In a shocking move, both captains announced their teams live on Raw.
Dolph Ziggler's Money in the Bank contract allows him a World Heavyweight Championship match. How, then, are fans speculating that Ziggler will cash in against the winner of the CM Punk vs. Ryback match for the WWE Championship?
Independent U.S. Senate candidate Rob Sobhani agreed to pull down an advertisement he aired on black radio stations that attacked incumbent Sen. Ben Cardin after state Democrats complained Friday the spot was riddled with inaccuracies.
Shirley Reingold, who wrote the 1948 hit song "It's Too Soon to Know" and managed the Orioles, an early rhythm-and-blues vocal group, died of heart disease Oct. 10 at Aventura Hospital in Aventura, Fla. The former Baltimorean was 89.
Gart Westerhout, an internationally known radio astronomer who established the astronomy department at the University of Maryland, College Park, died Sunday of congestive heart failure at the Charlestown retirement community in Catonsville. He was 85.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
The entire production was so vastly superior to what Ravens fans usually get with second and third string CBS Sports crews that the telecast felt like a gift from the sports gods on this weekend of mourning Orioles elimination from postseason play.
Ravens defensive tackle Terrence Cody became national talk radio fodder Friday after he and a pair of teammates were quoted in a Wall Street Journal article entitled ¿Does this New Uniform Make Me Look Fat?¿