| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Two new West Coast destinations will begin popping up on Southwest Airlines departure boards in Baltimore in June: Oakland, Calif., and Portland, Ore.
While Southwest only issues its flight plans per month — its June schedule came out Monday ...
| Dec 21, 2013
The only thing worse than a flight delay is a flight delay when you're traveling with kids, and the traveler-clogged holidays always promise plenty of delays. Fortunately, many airports have created designated kids areas so pint-size travelers can blow...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:58 AM
An annual survey of airline food gave Virgin America the top spot with the "healthiest" food choices in the sky, with Air Canada a close second and Alaska Air not too far behind.
The 2012 Airline Food Survey conducted by the website DietDetective.com...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Despite being one of the most active on record, the 2012 hurricane season lacked power -- Superstorm Sandy notwithstanding -- making it a "highly unusual year", according to one storm forecaster.
The season officially ends Friday, and some...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 5:44 PM
New Orleans may be the Big Easy, but for Ravens fans following their team to the Super Bowl next month, it's also likely to be a Big Expense.
"I think we got the last hotel room in the city. It has a full two stars, and it's $600 a night," Ravens fan...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:17 PM
A waterspout zipped across Baltimore harbor Monday afternoon, tossing pieces of a warehouse roof into the air, and at least one other tornado was reported in the area as storms brought heavy downpours and flooding.
In Fells Point, cars sat in standing...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:20 AM
For much of Monday, rain remained steady yet drizzly. But twice downtown, the rainfall rate surged past an inch per hour, contributing to a one-day total of more than 3 inches -- nearly a month's worth of rain.
Rain was measured at the Inner Harbor in...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Severe storms with a history of damaging winds and a confirmed tornado sighting moved through Maryland on Thursday afternoon, potentially the second outbreak of tornadoes in four days for the state.
The Storm Prediction Center meanwhile confirmed that...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:33 AM
Graduations are everywhere! They have certainly been plentiful in our neighborhood. Our fifth-graders at Rodgers Forge Elementary School had their Farewell Assembly on June 13 and on June 14, Dumbarton Middle School's eighth- graders were honored at their...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:21 PM
A lightning strike injured a Cecil County zookeeper, half-dollar-sized hail fell in several counties and tornado sightings sent people scurrying for shelter from Rockville to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Yet the worst...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:32 AM
A trio of soaking rains in the past week has pushed rainfall totals above 6 inches across Central Maryland, nearly twice the normal monthly totals.
At Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, 6.21 inches have fallen so far, with...