| May 12, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If your idea of a breezy beach vacation involves a plane or passport, then hold off on the tropics and head instead to Virginia Beach.
This resort city of nearly 438,000 people is a laid-back East Coast destination about a five-hour drive from Baltimore....
| Jan 31, 2011
| 9:20 PM
National health care reform is on the minds of Americans, and whether one agrees with the new laws or not, the debate continues to stimulate discussion on how Americans can be healthier. The bottom line? Being sick costs money — not just for the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:32 AM
| Nov 26, 2011
| 9:37 AM
Tower Federal Credit Union and Verizon Wireless, in North Laurel, received Innovations in Wellness awards from the Howard County Health Department's "Healthy Howard" program. The award recognized Tower's progressive "Wealth of Wellness" employee...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 12:28 PM
A mass emergency text message sent to several New Jersey residents Monday afternoon, urging them to "seek shelter," was apparently just a test, Verizon Wireless announced.
According to the telecommunication's company, the mass text message which was sent...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 6:26 PM
AT&T Inc. is ending its $39 billion bid to buy T-Mobile USA, it said Monday.
The decision followed fierce government objections when the Justice Department sued to block the merger, saying it would reduce competition and lead to higher prices.
| Jun 23, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Organizers of the Amercian Music Festival announced most of the lineup for the festival, happening Sept. 2-4 at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.
This year's edition will feature ZZ Top, Stone Temple Pilots, Psychedelic Furs, Tom Tom Club, Roy Ayers, The...
| Jun 24, 2011
Verizon Wireless announced it has activated a new cell site in Harford County to expand wireless voice and 3G data coverage, specifically to bring improved coverage and capacity to Aberdeen Proving Ground and surrounding area.
According to a Verizon...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 9:43 PM
Your mission, should you accept it, is to plan a rocking, safe Fourth of July, whether for your family, your friends or your foxhound. Read on for options for all types of folks.
Mission: A full day of excitement
The city of Newport Beach has co-...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:36 AM
When Sade's first concert in a decade was announced last fall, she was billed as the sole headliner. Interest was expected to be high because the British R&B singer hadn't toured in years.
But a couple of weeks after tickets had gone on sale for her show...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 6:32 AM
Verizon's union employees in Maryland and across the region will head back to work early next week after a deal was reached to extend their expired contract pending further negotiations, the company said Saturday in a statement.
About 45,000 workers in...