| Dec 21, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Baltimore's free New Year's Eve fireworks are back this year, but with an added wrinkle: The Inner Harbor festivities will be encircled by a metal fence, with access restricted to nine points of entry during much of the celebration.
The fence, similar to...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Howard County doesn't have the sailing tradition of Annapolis, the boardwalk of Ocean City or the storied battlefields of Gettysburg. But it does have a prime spot between two big cities, a historic downtown, miles of mountain biking trails and plenty...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 5:04 PM
What was a typical Monday morning for most, turned out to be one of the best mornings of the year for snow enthusiasts.
Parts of the Sierra were blanketed with nearly 10 feet of snow over the weekend and ski resorts and their customers love it....
| Mar 30, 2012
| 12:38 AM
Right-hander Sam Rogers pitched a five-hit shutout Thursday as visiting Loyola upset No. 3 Archbishop Spalding, 2-0, in baseball.
Rogers (3-1) struck out six in his second consecutive shutout. He blanked Plum High School (Pittsburgh) in Tampa, Fla., last...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 12:28 PM
I am sitting in the private theater of a showplace Westport, Connecticut home, watching a Blu-ray DVD of J.C. Chandor’s Margin Call on the large screen. My host, Stephen, who has cracked open some cold beers and provided a big bowl of potato chips,...
| May 17, 2012
| 9:25 PM
Loyola Blakefield and St. Paul's, two of the most surprising teams in the in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A Conference playoffs and struggling to stay close to .500, staged a slugfest Thursday afternoon with the Dons' nine-run,...
| May 17, 2012
| 11:53 PM
No. 5 Reservoir softball team relied on its defense again and quieted the Mount Hebron bats in a Class 3A East regional semifinal Thursday.
Winner Rachel Brown struck out four and shut out the Vikings, 6-0.
The Gators (16-3) have given up one run in the...