| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Dolphin sightings off Maryland's Atlantic beaches have rebounded after a dismal tally last summer.
Volunteers and staff of the National Aquarium spotted 113 of the marine mammals during their annual count Friday, up from just 31 seen this time last...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Eighty years ago, much of the Mid-Atlantic was recovering from the Great Hurricane of 1933, which struck Aug. 23, 1933. The storm caused widespread destruction and killed 13 people in Maryland, and the scars are visible today. One of the biggest is the...
| Aug 17, 2013
Date: June 22, 2013
Her story: Pam Smith, 29, grew up in Baltimore. She is a manager of engineering support at AAI Corp. in Cockeysville. Her mother, Barbara Smith, works in the financial aid office at Goucher College in Towson, and her father, George...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown told a room of fellow African-American elected officials Friday that they have a "responsibility borne of expectations" to advocate for minority communities.
As a comparison, Brown said farmers in public office are expected to...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown picked up the support of 23 county elected officials from around Maryland Friday, adding to the summertime parade of endorsements of his candidacy for governor next year.
With the announcement at the Maryland Association of...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Barr to run for re-election to Board of Commissioners
County Commissioner John F. Barr has filed papers to run for re-election in the 2014 elections.
Barr, a Republican, filed his papers Aug. 8, according to the website for the State Board of...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:04 AM
E. Allen Murray Jr., an electrical engineer and prominent thoroughbred horse breeder from Harford County, died on Aug. 13. He was 80.
E. Allen Murray Jr., an electrical engineer and prominent thoroughbred horse breeder from Harford County, died Aug. 13....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
OCEAN CITY — The high-rise towers of Maryland's Atlantic beach resort were blips on the horizon from 13 miles offshore. Except for a distant container ship coming out of Delaware Bay, the Scarlett Isabella was practically alone as it cruised...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Ocean City has sharks.
That's hardly news. I mean, it has water, right? So it makes sense there would be some sharks - maybe not a great white, although there have been reports by OCEARCH of a great white named 'Mary Lee' that was tracked off the...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Believe it or not — and you probably will — humor does not come naturally to me.
This dates back to the first joke I ever told in front of a live audience, which occurred outside a public schoolhouse in 1967.
The joke went like this: You...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:18 PM
As a kid, Dean Storm would create stop motion animation featuring G.I. Joe characters and make animated action flip movies on bus pass booklets.
"I wanted to be like Dawson on 'Dawson's Creek,'" he said. Storm, who lived in Canton for seven years...