| May 11, 2010
Spring brings trips to parks and playgrounds; and slips, falls, bruises and burns that can land children in the emergency room.
But doctors say there are steps parents can take to keep their children injury-free, and many involve common sense.
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:43 AM
City liquor board Chairman Steve Fogleman has a new sideline, as a tennis reporter.
Fogleman, who avidly tweets about liquor board business under the handle BaltoBeerBaron, started a new Twitter feed this month under the name Tennis Maryland.
| May 17, 2011
| 4:38 AM
The Baltimore Sun turns 174 years old today, and I sure hope that means cake and ice cream in the newsroom.
It's worth noting the milestone, with or without birthday party treats, since so much has changed since the paper first rolled off the presses...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 4:48 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, in Bono glasses, officially declared Wednesday "U2 Day" at the morning Board of Estimates meeting.
She won't be the only pol at the concert. But Maryland's most senior U2 fan will be a no-show, as Erik Maza reports on...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:27 AM
A neighbor and friend of mine sent her first grader to camp at the Maryland Science Center, or as she refers to it now, the Maryland Shopping Center. Seems the campers are making regular visits to the gift shop.
Here's what the friend, Janine Holc, a...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 3:05 AM
William Donald Schaefer wanted three people — a friend, an aide and a lawyer — to lead the charitable foundation created in his name. Two of the three apparently have other plans.
Years before his death in April, Schaefer designated Gene...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 8:23 AM
Here's one Maryland politician who will never get swept up in a Weinergate-style scandal, despite his being named in a sexual harassment lawsuit and his participation in a very strange incident in a mall parking lot.
Anne Arundel County Exec John R....
| Aug 12, 2010
Lisa Kurts works out five days a week, eats right and stays out of the sun. Her beauty regimen gets more complicated from there, with injections, creams and prescription medication — much of it aimed at enhancing the beauty of her eyes.
| Sep 2, 2010
It's a sweaty kind of summer this year.
And while the multiple days of triple-digit temperatures have made some people glisten and others drip, everyone seems to be seeking ways to dry off. Some are showering more or slathering on "clinical-strength"...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 3:05 AM
Now government flaks can aspire to more than making their bosses look smart in the media.
The Maryland State Public Information Officers' Poopy Award was created last week and bestowed, with Gov. Martin O'Malley's signature, on its first recipient:...
| Apr 2, 2010
| 1:39 PM
Beginning Monday, April 19, we'll let you vote for the top five moments in Maryland sports. Voting will run through April 23, at which point we'll announce your top five choices and select one voter who will receive complimentary passes to the Sports...