| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The glossy and rich Washington, D.C., locations of Netflix's "House of Cards" can be found all over Baltimore, thanks to series location manager Patrick Burn.
Burn, based in Takoma Park, Md., not only finds the locations but also makes the deals for them...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Sitting on the ground with her legs straight out in front of her, yoga instructor Annie Carlin demonstrated her problem with seated forward bend. It's not an issue of flexibility — Carlin has the bend part down pat. It's that the size of her...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Baltimore’s challenge challenge to the 2010 Census count netted the city a small population bump.
Instead of being home to 620,961 people on April 1, 2010, as the U.S. Census Bureau reported in 2011, Baltimore actually had 621,074 residents...
| May 7, 2013
| 10:21 AM
WASHINGTON -- Congressional Republicans, including Maryland Rep. Andy Harris, stepped up their criticism of Labor Secretary nominee Tom Perez on Tuesday, amplifying their concerns a day before the former state official faces a Senate committee vote on his...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:20 AM
The Precocious Tots of Finland: A University of Kansas professor and two co-authors, in research in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Finance, found that children age 10 and under substantially outperformed their parents in earnings from stock trading...
| May 1, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Paul Rowan Weiler, 56, of Science Hill, passed away Sunday, April 28, at his residence.
Born Sept. 24, 1956, in Harlan, Paul was a son of the late Sandford Logan Weiler Sr., M.D. and Betty Fulton Weiler. He attended Frankliin County High School and...
| May 2, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The first troops showed up on a Saturday morning at the four-bedroom house in Columbia heavily armed: saws, hammers, crowbars, drills.
They've returned three times since and are expected back again next week in hopes of making repairs upstairs and down,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Thomas E. Perez, the former Maryland labor secretary nominated to lead the U.S. Department of Labor, faced pointed questions at his Senate confirmation hearing Thursday about whether politics influenced his decisions as the top civil rights attorney in...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:14 PM
In 1983 when President Ronald Reagan ordered the deployment of missiles in Europe as part of his "peace through strength" strategy to counter the Soviet Union, the very liberal town of Takoma Park, Md., declared itself a "nuclear free zone." City...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Erinn Heather Devine, 44, of Frederick Street in Hagerstown, passed suddenly from this life on Sunday, March 25, 2012, at her home that she shared with her partner, Michael E. Myers.
Born Aug. 16, 1967, in Takoma Park, Md., she is survived by her father,...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 2:36 PM
William (Bill) Rhoads, 93, Silver Spring, Md., an electronics technician, retired from the Naval Ordinance Laboratory, died at Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring, from colon cancer complications on Sept. 3, 2012. A native of Pine Hill, Somerset...