| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:40 AM
It's a good week for music in the region. Pretty much every day has a a major headliner perform in Baltimore or nearby. There's three country music acts (Emmylou Harris, Keith Urban, Dolly Parton), a corporate punk rock show (Vans Warped) and one that's...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:12 AM
Kings of Leon have cancelled all dates of their 2011 tour because the lead singer, Caleb Followill, is suffering from "vocal issues and exhaustion."
The announcement was made Monday by tour promoter Live Nation.
The band had been scheduled to perform at...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 7:06 PM
On Tuesday, on a court renowned for housing some of Baltimore's best basketball, Kenyetta Riddick calmly moved into position between the plastic pipes.
On her 11th birthday, the exceedingly polite girl with glasses strapped on goalie pads for the first...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 7:08 AM
Tickets for the Kanye West and Jay-Z joint tour, "Watch the Throne," go on sale today at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster.
The two will kick off the tour in Atlanta on October 29. They will perform at Baltimore's 1st Mariner Arena on November 1 and at the Verizon...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Baltimore's biggest and neediest animal shelter is on the verge of winning big bucks in a national competition.
The Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, entered in the ASPCA/Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, has been inching past the competition all...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:50 AM
Van Halen is extending its national tour and will perform at 1st Mariner Arena this summer.
The band's show has been set for July 15, promoter Live Nation announced Tuesday morning.
The show is a huge coup for 1st Mariner, which had badly wanted the...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:10 AM
ON THE SITE...
Woman dies after crash with suspect being pursued by city police: A 22-year-old woman died and her infant child was injured when a suspect city police were chasing crashed into the woman's car in West Baltimore.
Two die, one injured in...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Fast cars zipped around downtown Baltimore streets and, it turns out, the race promoters' financial messes. A robocall that urged voters to relax and stay home led jurors to a vote of their own: guilty of election fraud. We bade farewell to an iconic...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:09 PM
In the most anticipated game of the first half of the Major Indoor Soccer League season, the Blast beat the host Milwaukee Wave, 9-4, on Saturday in a low-scoring but hard-fought affair featuring a combined six goals and 11 penalty minutes.
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Friday: Syracuse Silver Knights at Blast, 7:35 p.m.
Saturday: Rochester Lancers at Blast, 7:35 p.m.
Site: 1st Mariner Arena
Video: baltimoreblast.com/schedule/broadcast schedule
Outlook: Riding a three-game win streak, the Blast (8-3) is in first...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:40 PM
The home game woes that plagued the Baltimore Blast earlier in the season are clearly long gone.
More proof came in dominating fashion Friday night against the visiting Syracuse Silver Knights, the team that spoiled the Blast's home opener back in...