Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will travel to Iowa on Saturday immediately after he is expected to announce his presidential campaign -- his third visit to the first-in-the-nation presidential nominating state this year.
Several injured Orioles will be traveling to South Florida with the team for the Memorial Day series against the Miami Marlins this week, but none need that change of scenery more than catcher Matt Wieters, manager Buck Showalter said.
If you have plans for this Memorial Day weekend, you might want to leave early. In fact, if you can swing it with the boss, leaving today might be a good idea. There could be more people traveling over the next few days than any previous Memorial Day weekend in a decade.
With so much of the focus leading up to Saturday's Preakness on the "big three" horses American Pharoah, Firing Line, and Dortmund, trainers of the other contending horses are quick to acknowledge their quality without laying the Black-Eyed Susan wreath on one of them before the race even begins.
New Visitors Contact Center at Hampton Historic Site dedicated late last month offers orientation posters with a little history and a map of the mansion, grounds and the farm across Hampton Lane, restrooms and a gift shop. Park rangers are also on hand to help visitors figure out where they want to go, what time the house tours are and other information.
The ocean, beach and mountains may be appealing vacation spots, but they¿re also hours away. Why travel when you can have just as much fun here in Howard County? We put together four weekend ¿staycation¿ ideas for everyone from the thrill seeker to wine connoisseur that could make you forget, at least for a weekend, you live right around the corner.
Now that my son is a teenager, days out at the playground seem like a distant memory. I am so grateful that I have young nephews that I get watch grinning from ear to ear as they soar down the slides and swing in the air at the local parks. I often write about local places to get out and take a hike and explore nature, but outdoor time can also include a day at the playground with the little ones.
Gary Selfe Lewis, who expanded a family-owned janitorial supply house with consumer-oriented do-it-yourself extermination kits and other products, died of meningitis April 26 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Monkton resident was 72.
n the wake of demonstrations and protests in downtown Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray, many Baltimore County schools and businesses have been left with the decision of whether to close, postpone or cancel previously scheduled events and business.
Mead is one of the oldest alcoholic beverages in existence, but that doesn't mean it's tired. Though it was enjoyed by everyone from Aristotle to the Vikings, in the hands of today's new crop of mead distillers — including Charm City Meadworks owners James Boicourt and Andrew Geffken — it feels positively fresh and modern.