| May 28, 2012
| 8:41 AM
March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction of Chicago
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
323 E. Wacker Drive
The Purple Pig
500 N. Michigan Avenue
Heaven on Seven
600 N. Michigan Ave.,...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Does inhaling the butane from lighters while smoking a bowl cause any harm?
Butane is a highly toxic gas to inhale, but it also burns very cleanly. You're not inhaling butane from a lighter, but the water vapor, carbon dioxide and sometimes a trace...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Rose Peterson was watching television on a December night a decade ago, waiting for her son to come home. She never turned in for the night until he was there.
But instead of Derrick Markel Peterson, two Howard County police officers arrived at the...
| Dec 26, 2011
So now it's Ron Paul's turn.
The diminutive Texas libertarian is poised in the latest polls to win the Iowa caucuses.
Obviously, this would be rough news for Newt Gingrich — who's in third place and falling — and very good news for Mitt...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Hagerstown man faces drug charge after incident in Frederick alley
FREDERICK, Md. — A Hagerstown man was charged with a drug violation earlier this week following an incident that resulted in a second man being charged with firing a hunting rifle...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 3:12 PM
A Hagerstown man was charged with a drug violation earlier this week following an incident that resulted in a second man being charged with firing a hunting rifle in an alley in Frederick, Md.
Michael Keith Nikirk, 50, of Hagerstown, was charged with...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Annapolis Police disclosed Saturday that they encountered a city alderman last week while raiding a an apartment where confidential sources had told police that PCP was being sold, an experience the elected official called “harrowing.”...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Annapolis housing officials are investigating whether an alderman found by police in a city-owned complex during a drug raid last week is living there in violation of a lease agreement.
Alderman Kenneth A. Kirby had little to say Tuesday about where he...
| Jan 13, 2012
He gets around, that George Washington.
Spit crisp and slick from the ATM, he slides in and out of wallets, waiters' aprons, beggars' coffee cups, deli cash registers, the pockets of teens' jeans.
Countless anonymous fingers have fondled that buck of...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Every other Monday night, Annapolis Alderman Kenneth A. Kirby, dressed in a suit and tie, takes his seat on the dais at City Council meetings, discussing community issues and voting on legislation.
Afterward, the others head home from City Hall. And...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:26 PM
A Jersey City man is under a psychiatric evaluation after he stripped naked, defecated in a police cruiser and bit off his own finger before swallowing it.
According to authorities, a completely naked Jargget Washington was found pounding the windows...