| Mar 13, 2012
| 12:01 PM
Over the past month, the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline has increased 25 cents in Maryland. As far as anyone can tell, the motorists of this state received no particular benefit from the change in price — aside from a lighter...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 5:13 AM
A "backdoor" front blowing cool winds from the northeast prevented Baltimore from setting a heat record Thursday, but not from enjoying a fourth-straight unseasonably warm day.
Temperatures peaked at 73 degrees atBaltimore-Washington International...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Baltimore is world renowned for its crabs, and blue crab and crab cakes are the stars of restaurant menus throughout the city from casual waterfront spot Nick’s, to celebrated fine dining spot Linwoods. Crab houses are so ubiquitous you can even...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
As Baltimoreans watch gas prices soar above $4, it's worth asking: why don't we have a better public transportation system? Do we lack the imagination?
In decades past, we had the imagination to fund and build our port, our tunnels and bridges, and...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Maryland's top transportation priorities should include widening the Baltimore Beltway, making Route 295 six lanes near BWI Marshall Airport and building the city's Red Line light rail, a national transportation group said Wednesday.
| Aug 18, 2011
| 5:45 PM
Access to Pasadena City Hall will be limited for the next four weeks as crews reconstruct street pavement and install brick-paved crosswalks along Garfield Avenue, city officials said.
Garfield Avenue between Union Street and Thurgood Marshall Street...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 8:12 PM
A frightening earthquake jolted Baltimore and much of the East Coast on Tuesday, shaking buildings and rattling nerves. Thousands of people streamed from offices and homes into the afternoon sunshine, stunned by a phenomenon more commonly associated...
| Aug 25, 2011
The following students were named to the dean's list at Salisbury University for the spring 2011 semester:
Parkville residents Michael Buckless, Randi Burkhardt, Casey Dressel, John Fitzgerald, Abigail Gatch, Lauren Goff, Victoria Hook, Lindsay Thompson,...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Bird Flu Coming Back (Source: CNN)
The United Nations warned Monday of a possible resurgence of the deadly avian flu virus, saying there are indications a mutant strain may be spreading in Asia.
A variant strain of the H5N1 avian influenza virus, which...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 6:13 PM
General Physics Corp. had already built a strong business training police and fire departments in the use of emergency equipment.
But after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the doors of opportunity opened even wider.
The attacks focused officials at all...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 3:00 AM
A new vision for our city in the 21st century is sorely lacking from the discourse in the Baltimore City mayor's race.
Sure, lowering property taxes is a good idea, but it is not a game changer — even if it could be done without slashing city...