| Oct 14, 2011
| 6:44 AM
As of 9:30 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on northbound I-83 past the Baltimore Beltway, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on southbound I-95 at White Marsh Boulevard in Baltimore County, southbound I-95 prior to the split with I-895 in...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 3:01 PM
The body of a man who had been fatally stabbed was found near the intersection of Pennington Avenue and Aspen Street in southern Baltimore Saturday afternoon, police said.
Baltimore police said the body was located at about 2 p.m. in the Curtis Bay...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 8:33 PM
Jim Schillinger, a fourth-generation farmer from Severn, has occasionally tussled with politicians who don't understand the first thing about crop yields or the rising cost of fertilizer. When he tries to explain his concerns, it's as if they don't...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:27 PM
If you lived in Baltimore in the 1970s, it seemed that William Donald Schaefer paved every alley. An exaggeration? Yes. But then, as now, old Baltimore needed a lot of fixing and Schaefer was in his neighborhood mode. He did it well and had the support of...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 8:56 AM
It shimmers and glistens by day, reflecting the sun's brilliant rays. When night falls, beams of moonlight illuminate its crystal-like walls.
The landmark 'Glass House' overlooking the Magothy River in Anne Arundel County is an architectural gem that...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:43 PM
What's it like to live in a design laboratory?
Local furniture craftsman David Wiesand knows. He created one at his Mount Vernon home, spending years renovating the historic property and trying out a variety of decor and styles.
The finished space ...
| May 14, 2011
He was a famed seaman — a prodigy who won a congressional medal at 18, fought in three wars and ended up commanding the 44-gun USS Constitution, "Old Ironsides," as it tracked slave ships off the coast of Africa.
The reputation of Commodore Isaac...
| Dec 22, 2010
| 3:54 PM
With the Maryland thoroughbred industry as close as ever to demise, Gov. Martin O'Malley on Wednesday brokered a last-minute deal that guarantees live racing next year at Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course and ensures the storied Preakness Stakes will...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 8:42 PM
Frances Kent has made her home for 22 years in one room along the backstretch at Laurel Park. She pays no rent, but also has no private bath or cooking appliances, which are not allowed, so she saves coupons for Arby's roast beef specials and other fast...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Baltimore-based Cordish Cos. has received initial approval from Anne Arundel County to build what is expected to be the state's most lucrative slots parlor at Arundel Mills mall.
The Anne Arundel County Department of Planning and Zoning has approved...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 6:20 PM
Baltimore Orioles owner Peter G. Angelos is bidding to buy a bankrupt horse-racing track in Prince George's County and resurrecting a push to allow slot machines there.
Angelos' proposal came as Maryland's second slots casino opened Tuesday at the...