| Aug 13, 2011
Cocktails are all about fresh fruits and herbs this year.
At 99 Main in Newport News, Kim Lowder muddles basil and strawberries in strawberry vodka for the restaurant's popular Strawberry-Basil Martini. The colorful Bikini 'tini she tosses together...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Lola M. Baxter, a retired telephone operator and receptionist who greeted guests at the WMAR television studios, died of complications from a broken hip Aug. 26 at Gilchrist Hospice Care of Howard County. She was 101 and had lived in Towson.
| Sep 24, 2011
| 6:00 PM
WINTER PARK — Ryan Lochte entered 2011 wanting to show the world's swimming community that he still had room to improve. And he did that, winning five gold medals at the world championships in Shanghai.
On Saturday night, the Daytona Beach native...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:23 PM
Check out these great getaways for the fall, including a mouthwatering weekend at the NYC Food Film Festival and a "Dirty Dancing" themed stay at Mountain Lake Hotel.
If you can't afford the trip to Munich to toss...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 5:41 PM
Dr. McRae Whitaker Williams, a retired physician and former administrator at Union Memorial Hospital, died Tuesday at home. Dr. Williams' family did not request an autopsy to determine the cause of death.
The longtime Owings Mills resident was 75.
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:02 PM
On Wednesday, Cal Ripken Jr.'s name appeared on the website of the Second Mile charity under the heading "Board of Directors: Honorary Board."
By Thursday, it didn't.
Ripken asked the Second Mile, a charity allegedly used by former Penn State football...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 2:23 PM
The price tags came in different shapes and sizes — plain and colorful, stuck on items and hanging off, bigger for sums surpassing $4 million and small enough for a few bucks — and they were everywhere.
They were stuck to baseball cards, hung...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Everyone hopes for their moment of fame, but for Capt. Norm Bartlett, a Chesapeake Bay fishing guide, celebrity has been an out-of-body experience.
Bartlett's likeness appears in the 2012 collection of Topps trading cards, one of 33 non-baseball...
| Aug 11, 2012
En plena celebración de los Juegos Olímpicos en Londres, muchos fanáticos del golf se preguntan dónde ha quedado su deporte favorito.
Por fortuna para ellos, después de más de un siglo de no participar, la espera terminará en cuatro años, ya que el...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The legendary Bobby Jones once remarked about an otherwordly star taking the sport by storm, "Jack Nicklausplays a game with which I'm not familiar."
Decades later, Nicklaus said nearly the same thing about another prodigy named Tiger Woods.
| May 24, 2012
If you like being outside, there's plenty to do on the Peninsula. From cycling and watersports to golf and hunting, there's plenty to keep people active while outdoors.
The Peninsula offers many opportunities for cycling enthusiasts....