| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
It's First Fridays, dear readers: Tonight in downtown Havre de Grace, 5-9 p.m. Be there!
Saturday morning (Sept. 7) rise and shine to the Havre de Grace Farmer's Market, 450 Pennington Avenue. Booths set up 9 a.m. to noon.
The 25th Children's Art...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Two Baltimore City roadways were blocked by disabled vehicles during Wednesday morning's accident-filled commute, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All northbound lanes of Interstate 83 northbound in the city were closed due to an...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:18 AM
A disabled vehicle in Baltimore City on Interstate 95 South at the Fort McHenry Tunnel has blocked one of four tunnel southbound lanes at 9:09 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transit Administration...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 10:13 AM
When Jonathon Scott Fuqua was 13 years old, he and his older brother put on their swimming trunks and went surfing during a Florida hurricane.
The wind bent the palm trees rimming the Gulf of Mexico nearly double, like boomerangs. The teens were...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:06 AM
With earlier roadway incidents cleared, the state Department of Transportation reported at 9 a.m. on Tuesday that traffic moved without unscheduled road closures.
DOT said that several roadway incidents that had prompted lane closures, including...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:40 AM
A coastal flood advisory is in effect through 10 a.m. Tuesday in Baltimore, with a "tidal anomaly" and high winds expected to bring high-tide waters about a foot above their normal level along some shore lines, according to the National Weather Service....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:20 AM
A disabled vehicle on the inner loop of Interstate 695 in Baltimore County at Reisterstown Road closed one of two inner loop right off-ramp lanes at 8:56 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
In Anne Arundel County,...
| Aug 12, 2013
On most days, Tony Wheeler of Arnold is a guide for a company that offers historic tours in Maryland. But on Sunday, Wheeler became part of history himself.
Wheeler, wearing a top hat and early 19th-century attire, joined hundreds of volunteers at the...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 10:54 PM
On Sept. 13, 1814, Francis Scott Key penned a poem which was later set to music. In 1931, it becomes America’s national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
The poem, originally titled “The Defence of Fort McHenry,” was...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:35 AM
As of 10:30 a.m., light rain and low visibility continued to cause slow traffic and other issues. Use of headlights and wipers is strongly recommended.
A driver on the Baltimore Washington Parkway reported that traffic was at a standstill there just...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:33 PM
David E. Traub, who photographed Baltimore for nearly six decades for the postcard and tourist souvenir business he founded, died of complications from cancer Monday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Slade Avenue resident was 91.
"His skies are always a...