| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Fractured Prune Doughnuts, the Ocean City phenomenon known for hand-dipped doughnuts made-to-order with a choice of glazes, toppings and sugar, is going national.
A new owner plans to spread the concept across the United States and open 50 new...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Alongside all the events that make us proud of Baltimore and our state, a recent announcement deserves additional notice. Last week, we learned the odds of a Maryland baby surviving to her first birthday have improved by more than 20 percent since 2008....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:00 AM
This week, a commercial "freighter" rocket that began its journey into space last Wednesday about 35 miles south of Ocean City is due to dock with the International Space Station, delivering 1,300 pounds of cargo. It will eventually be loaded up with...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Norfolk State at Morgan State, 1
Apprentice at Alfred State, 1
Hampton at S.C. State, 2
Albany at Old Dominion, 6
Virginia Wesleyan at Salisbury, 1
CNU Invitational (in Freeman Center):
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police were searching on the Pocomoke River near Snow Hill on Sunday for the body of a 63-year-old Salisbury man who is presumed dead, according to DNR spokeswoman Candy Thomson.
The search was called off at about...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler proposed the state pay for all-day preschool for low-income students to close the achievement gap between poor and wealthy students, a disparity the gubernatorial candidate calls “our biggest moral stain....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Hazel Ruth Garlitz, 84, of Salisbury, died Tuesday, July 10, 2013 at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born Oct. 12, 1928, in Salisbury, she was the daughter of the late Samuel C. and Mable J. Showalter. She was also preceded in death by her...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Gas prices are dropping again.
After rising for three straight weeks — including a double-digit jump locally last week — prices were back down nationally and locally Monday, according to the AAA Daily Fuel Gauge report online at http://...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:33 PM
When Matt Striebel stepped onto Denver's Invesco Field at Mile High in July 2005 for the Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game, he was a bit taken aback.
Sure, he had won two NCAA championships at Princeton and played four seasons in MLL, but he was still...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Some people drop them. Others leave their mobile phone on the roof of the car and drive off. Or they slip the device into a purse or pocket and miss.
Whatever the cause, smartphones with cracked screens seem to be nearly as common as cellphones...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Morris Frock Unit 42 American Legion Auxiliary recently awarded 11 scholarships to local students at a dinner in their honor. The recipients, the schools they are attending and their majors are as follows:
• Victoria Albert, $300, attending...