| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:04 PM
It's not often you hear a first-grade class bark.
But on a recent visit to Lehigh Valley Academy charter school in Bethlehem, Stephanie Micci's students were doing just that.
"Woof, woof!" they said in unison as Micci read from a book about Biscuit,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:46 PM
A development group backed by Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank could breathe new life into a stalled plan to transform the landmark and long-vacant Recreation Pier in Fells Point into a luxury hotel.
A representative of Sagamore Development LLC presented...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:52 PM
A City Council committee considering new regulations for Baltimore's growing food truck industry plans to hold work sessions as members evaluate more than 50 proposed amendments.
Councilman James B. Kraft, chairman of the committee, said he's been...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:29 PM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell earned $44.2 million in compensation during a 12-month span that ended March 31, 2013, according to Sports Business Daily.
However, that amount includes $9.1 million in deferred pension and bonuses earned the previous...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Naperville Central senior Shannon Ryan generally had a forgettable night shooting the basketball, but she hit the most memorable shot of the night against Naperville North.
The Redhawks top scorer Thursday was held without a point in the first half, but...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Food truck operators packed into Baltimore City Council chambers on Tuesday to testify on an administration bill that would change the way food trucks operate in the city. The food-truck vendors told the Judiciary Committee they are concerned about new...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:03 PM
It took the Baltimore Police crime lab well over a year to link a Southeast Baltimore man to a 2012 rape because of a backlog in DNA analysis. Before officers could arrest him, police say, he attacked again.
Bernard Burton, 25, was charged last week in...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Kraft Foods is taking an artificial preservative out of some of its individually-wrapped Kraft Singles slices, the latest move by a major food seller to clean up its Iist of ingredients.
Kraft is removing sorbic acid from the American and White American...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Kraft Foods Group said it is voluntarily recalling 1.2 million cases of cottage cheese after discovering that the products were not stored at the correct temperature.
The recall includes select Knudsen, Breakstone's, Simply Kraft and Daily Chef...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:49 AM
Yahoo! Finance reports: Coffee prices are heading higher at the supermarket and possibly at your local Dunkin' Donuts. Nigel Travis, CEO of Dunkin' Brands (DNKN), parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, tells The Daily Ticker that "coffee...
| May 9, 2014
| 10:58 AM
A renewed effort is underway in Baltimore to impose a fee on most plastic bags handed out in city stores — and supporters believe that charging a nickel for each bag, rather than a dime, will allow the measure to gain enough backing to become law....