| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Pull back the curtain as top aides in the Malloy administration shape the messages that get fed to the taxpaying public, and you see how much calculation, editing and rewriting happens before a statement is finally issued — and how high up the...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:06 PM
•Susan: Hampton was named an All-America City, one of 10 in the nation, and that's the best you can do? A tiny piece at the bottom of Page 6 in the June 17 edition?
Editor: Did we underplay it? Probably so. The award, handed out...
| Jun 22, 2014
The Body Art Expo, which bills itself as the world's largest tattoo convention, has set up shop this weekend on family-friendly Navy Pier. Tattoos have come a long way since being a sure sign of irresponsible behavior or youthful mistakes. Here are 10...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Years ago, Andy Rooney did his 60 Minutes curmudgeon shtick with the Sunday paper. He took up a Sunday edition of The Cincinnati Enquirer and methodically discarded the sections in which he was not interested, such as the classifieds ("I already have a...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The shipyard's crane
•Mike, Hampton: In Saturday's paper on Page 4 you have a large picture of one of the shipyard's structures with three words: "Newport News Shipbuilding." I'm almost certain that the same structure that is part of the weather on...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:15 AM
I know several of my readers were waiting for a Groupon deal to subscribe to the Daily Press.
New today, there is a deal offered through Groupon.com for a yearlong subscription to the newspaper.
For $19, you can get a year of Sunday newspapers or...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Leonard T. Schroeder Jr. was a North Linthicum native and a graduate of Glen Burnie High School, but 70 years ago he carved out a moment in history for himself when, on the morning of the Allied invasion of Normandy, he was credited with being the first...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Three members of the Daily Pilot staff received Los Angeles Times Editorial Awards on Thursday evening.
Features Editor Michael Miller, news reporter Bradley Zint and photographer Kevin Chang were honored for work produced in 2013 during a ceremony in...
| Jun 21, 2014
I was a rookie reporter for a small newspaper in Palo Alto, Calif., when Dave Burgin sent me to interview the hot young quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers, a guy named Joe Montana.
I spent an afternoon at Joe's house, then returned to the...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Members of the union representing most of The Baltimore Sun's newsroom employees voted to approve a two-year contract extension Wednesday evening that freezes wages.
The union, the Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild, supported the extension. The Sun'...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:02 AM
It was seemingly another ordinary day in the life of photographer Charles O'Rear, who happened to be cruising along Highway 121 in bucolic Napa Valley on the way to see his girlfriend. It was January 1998 and the rains had just passed through a few days...