Towson native Nicholas Walters has launched a grassroots campaign to build a National Afghanistan and Iraq Veterans Memorial, in Washington. He's the project's unpaid executive director, while his father serves on the nonprofit's board of directors.
The state has spent more than $131,000 and countless hours of study in a bid for the Marine Stewardship Council's seal of approval, a symbol of sustainability held by about 10 percent of the world's fish species and fish products
Officers in the Baltimore Police Department's Southern District will have new computers, bikes and other gadgets thanks to $300,000 in gifts from three benefactors, who hope to spur donations from city businesses in other districts.
Corporations snap to attention when Scary Mommy tweets, and Simon & Schuster will release her first book next Mother's Day. All because when, say, she admits to swearing at her children under her breath, fans sigh with relief, responding, "Me too! Me too! Me too!"
Whether you prefer big chain stores or smaller boutiques, there is something for every shopper in Harford County. Perhaps the best place to begin your shopping adventure is the town of Bel Air, also known as the ¿heart of Harford County.¿ At the intersection of Routes 1 and 24, there are four shopping centers: Harford Mall, Tollgate Marketplace, Bel Air Plaza and Bel Air Town Center.
Parts of southern Maryland grew far faster than the rest of the state throughout the first decade of the new millennium, according to the first detailed figures from the 2010 Census, released Wednesday.
TV viewers know Duff Goldman isn't afraid of a little risk. But as his popular Food Network show "Ace of Cakes" winds down, can he export his quirky Baltimore brand to the sunny environs of Los Angeles?