| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:43 PM
The Blast re-signed 11 players from last year's squad, pending MISL approval, team president and general manager Kevin Healey announced Thursday.
Returning this season are: forwards Machel Millwood, Adauto Neto, Lucio Gonzaga, Adriano Dos Santos and J.T....
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Baltimore's ethics board closed its monthly meeting Thursday without discussing publicly its probe into Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's use of free 1st Mariner Arena tickets.
After discussing other matters publicly, the board voted to meet in closed...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The recent Question 7 commentary by Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was very misleading ("Question 7 keeps the money in Md." Oct. 11). I believe a new casino in Baltimore will not fix the city's struggling schools or result in any discernible gains. The only net...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:52 AM
WEATHER: Partly sunny, high near 81. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
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Obama, Romney trade jabs in final presidential debate: President Obama cast...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Regarding your recent article about the future of 1st Mariner Arena, I felt compelled to share that Forest Park High School's Class of 1963 was the very first class ever to graduate at what was then the Baltimore Civic Center. In fact, a picture of our...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:04 AM
To keep its animals safe, the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) moved all of its dogs and cats to a temporary home at 1st Mariner Arena on Monday morning.
Because the shelter lies in a flood-prone part of South Baltimore, BARCS convened...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:38 PM
The Blast signed five players Wednesday, including two goalkeepers, team president and general manager Kevin Healey announced.
Troy Hernandez and William Vanzela will help the Blast replace veteran goalkeeper Sagu and backup Akira Fitzgerald (Loyola...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Nervous, but ready.
That's how Troy Hernandez, one of the Blast's two new goalkeepers this season, described the first time he walked on a soccer field as a professional player.
He was playing outdoors for the Wilmington Hammerheads in the USL Pro...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Rihanna, who postponed her Baltimore concert scheduled for March 12 due to illness, will now perform at 1st Mariner Arena on April 24, Live Nation announced this morning.
Tickets for the March show will be honored at the door. Tickets are still on...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 12:46 PM
UPDATE (March 28): Meaghan McCracken, 1st Mariner Arena's public relations manager, confirmed today that Lil Wayne's "America's Most Wanted" tour will take stop at the arena on July 17. The presale for CITI Card members begins Wednesday at 10 a.m. Tickets...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Mission accomplished for the Blast earlier this week in Chicago.
The team successfully dodged the nasty weather with barely a glitch, opened the Major Indoor Soccer League semifinal round with an impressive win against the Soul on Tuesday and was safely...