| Jun 2, 2011
Ah, the quintessential time-honored family road trip. Maui's Road to Hana? Sure, a nice family drive. The breathtaking Mount Blanc circuit of France, Italy and Switzerland? Without doubt, a family bucket list candidate.
But for my tastes nothing can hold...
| Mar 11, 2012
Members of the Arch Social Club, at North and Pennsylvania avenues, are about to have a party.
And the reason they're partying is that the city's oldest African-American social club is about to celebrate its centenary.
An anniversary church service in...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:11 PM
A Delta Air Lines flight to Atlanta returned to Baltimore late Monday afternoon after passengers smelled smoke in the cabin, an airline spokesman said.
Though pilots did not declare an emergency, Flight 1425 turned back shortly after taking off and...
| 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.
| Apr 15, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Attention, Baltimore commuters: The JFX has been reduced to two lanes in each direction. That means, come Monday morning, it's going to be extra-crowded on the expressway. To get to work on time, check out the directions below for alternate routes into...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 2:38 PM
The group of Howard County teenagers used Facebook and Twitter to get the word out: They were recruiting youth singers, performers and improvisational acts to perform at a fundraising concert at a senior center.
For some, the idea of teens getting...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 2:48 PM
Jaime Arbona, former customs agent for the ports of entry to Baltimore, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Oct. 20 at his Cedarcroft home. He was 88.
Born in Utuado, Puerto Rico, where he attended the University of Puerto Rico, he served in...