| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
In 2006, the Baltimore funk-jam band Pigeons Playing Ping Pong started from a modest and typical beginning: Two new friends — Greg Ormont and Jeremy Schon — playing acoustic guitar together in a University of Maryland dorm room. The duo took...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Storms and heavy rain are forecast Thursday and Friday as a front of cool, dry air and Tropical Storm Arthur converge over the Mid-Atlantic, disrupting Fourth of July fireworks plans in Ocean City but clearing out the heat and humidity for the holiday...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:27 PM
A rainy weekend is in the forecast, although the weather isn't expected to wash out scheduled festivals and events in Hampton Roads on Saturday, a National Weather Service meteorologist said.
Festival-goers can look forward to more hot and muggy weather...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:13 PM
There have been lots of letters lately about leaving Connecticut. Lots of reasons not to stay, and that's my reasoning: Why should I stay when there's so much elsewhere, and cheaper? And warmer? And more variety? And ... you know.
Speaking of cheaper,...
| Aug 20, 2014
It's been a tepid hurricane season so far, and odds are getting better it'll stay that way.
As the Atlantic hurricane season approaches its peak, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration adjusted its 2014 forecast and now says the chances...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 1:16 PM
ROCKY HILL – The opportunity to lead a larger community, one with a vibrant economy, extensive recreational and human services and a demonstrated commitment to open space preservation were factors Guy Scaife says that led him to pursue the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:57 PM
A tropical-storm warning remains in effect for the Bahamas as a slow-moving system heads toward the region with 35 mph sustained winds and higher gusts, the National Hurricane Center said.
The tropical depression is expected to gain strength as it heads...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:26 AM
Hurricane Cristobal formed late Monday with winds rising to 75 mph as it veered away from the continental United States, the National Hurricane Center said. Centered about 665 miles southwest of Bermuda, Cristobal is creeping north at about 2 mph and is...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Here’s a look at the titles that have recently come into the Daily Press newsroom. Check it out. Maybe you’ll be intrigued by a new local author or a genre you haven’t before read.
“Seasons of Sharing” by...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Katherine E. Rafalko, a retired Stella Maris nursing supervisor who had been a World War II Army nurse and treated Battle of the Bulge casualties, died of heart disease Monday at her Timonium home. She was 91.
Born Katherine Kinney in Rochester, N.Y.,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The state will halt spending on the Route 460 expansion project until the Army Corps of Engineers gives its final OK, according to the state's top transportation official, and much to the disappointment of local officials.