The sixth annual Orioles Pet Calendar benefitting the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) will go on sale August 12, and five players will be on-hand to sign calendars at the shelter that day.
As the hospital ship USNS Comfort motored up the Chesapeake Bay, Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Josh Cackowski was eager to see his son — and anxious about how the 18-month-old might react to him. their reunion was capture in a photograph that appeared across the nation, and is recalled on Memorial Day.
Baltimore and Maryland officials and the nautical community have begun a recruiting drive aimed at filling the Inner Harbor with majestic tall ships and gray-hulled warships for the War of 1812 commemoration finale, Sept. 6-14, 2014.
More and more, participants in the annual day-after-Thanksgiving ritual of mass shopping are — like Townes — starting the day of. Lines for break-of-dawn deals get going early. And many of the big retailers now kick off the sales Thursday night.
The dozen or so Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from Westminster's Troop 420 who spent a night last weekend aboard the historic USS Constellation got a vivid taste of what life was like for 19th century sailors on the storied naval sloop,