| Sep 22, 2012
| 10:49 AM
For those looking to get outdoors before going indoors to watch the Orioles and Ravens on television Sunday, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy wants you.
As part of the National Public Lands Day, the ATC Visitor Center in Harpers Ferry, W.Va., is hosting...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Paul Theodore Pojman, a professor of philosophy at Towson University and a community activist, died Sept. 20 of lung cancer at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Hampden resident was 45.
"Paul's area was the philosophy of science, and he focused on...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 1:11 PM
On Saturday, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources celebrated its fifth annual Park Quest event with Rendevous activities for the teams that completed at least 10 quests. Knisely, who helps run the popular event, discussed its origins and goals....
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:50 PM
The simple act of going for a walk becomes an adventure when the weather turns crisp and Mid-Atlantic trees change color. Check out these area hiking trails to get a breath of fresh air, to commune with nature and to get a glimpse of our region's rich...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:49 PM
U.S. Powerboat Show
Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Annapolis. Information: Call 410-268-8828 or go to usboat.com.
Md. Trout Unlimited
Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m. The monthly meeting of Maryland Trout Unlimited features representatives from Tochterman's,...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:46 PM
Charles Pomeroy Ives III, a state of Maryland telecommunications worker who immersed himself in history causes from North Point to Carroll County, died in his sleep of a circulatory illness Oct. 20 at his Stoneleigh home. He was 63.
Born in Elizabeth, N....
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A buzz spread among the North Carroll field hockey players as they gathered just inside the gate to their playing field and looked toward the parking lot.
"Is she here? Is she coming?"
They're all dressed in black shirts with the words "Team Heinle"...
| Jun 10, 2012
3D fun shoots
Mondays through the end of August, 4:30 p.m.-dark. Baltimore Bowmen Summer 3D Fun Shoots. Twenty-eight 3D targets in a wooded setting. $10 for nonmembers; $5 for members. Information: BaltimoreBowmen.com.
| Jul 6, 2012
| 3:54 AM
After five years as Baltimore's police commissioner — five years of sleepless nights, crime scenes and news conferences —Frederick H. Bealefeld III was ready to unplug.
While Bealefeld scheduled Aug. 1 as his official retirement date, he's...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 8:31 AM
Over the weekend, Baltimore Sun magazine published excerpts from a Q&A with Police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III. After five years of talking to bad guys with guns, features editor Sam Sessa got him to dish on some more light-hearted topics such...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 10:14 AM
Experience one of Chincoteague's oldest traditions at the annual Pony Penning and Carnival. On Wednesday, watch Chincoteague's own "saltwater cowboys" herd the island's wild ponies across the Assateague Channel to the...