| Feb 25, 2011
| 4:47 PM
The official Mardi Gras isn't until next week, but why not start the celebration a little earlier? Find a mask and string on some beads for a Rehoboth Beach Mardi Gras. Cajun cooking, Bourbon Street beverages, parties and live music make up this year's...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 9:41 PM
It's beach season! Time for a week, if you are lucky, on the coast to enjoy all that the Maryland and Delaware shores have to offer — including some really great shopping.
With a built-in captive audience of second-home owners, the Mid-Atlantic...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:33 AM
Most beaches look idyllic at first glance, but as you head to the shore this summer, what's really lurking in the water you're bathing in?
Sharks and jellyfish aren't the only things to worry about, it turns out.
Pollution from storm water runoff and...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 5:32 AM
If early numbers are an accurate indication, Ocean City has seen a better tourism season so far this year than in the last one, though not as prosperous a summer as 2009's was by Independence Day.
More people have visited the resort in May and June...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 9:07 AM
For a little over a century, starting with the end of the Revolutionary War, Maryland craftsmen were producing some of the finest home furnishings anywhere. Inlaid bellflower furniture, painted furniture, repousse silver, case clocks and other goods...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 1:24 PM
Raissa Galitzin, a homemaker and volunteer who survived the German occupation of France during World War II, died of stroke complications June 23 at Sinai Hospital. The Roland Park resident was 87.
Born Raissa Mikhailovna Antipoff in Kohlta-Jarva,...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:00 PM
A Baltimore-based company is one of the leading contenders to help Ocean City rebuild its famous but deteriorating boardwalk.
The Louis J. Grasmick Lumber Co. of Baltimore submitted the "apparent low bid" to supply lumber for the first phase of the two-...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 9:08 AM
Ocean City is one of the best boardwalks in the nation, according to National Geographic's latest list of the Top 10 U.S. boardwalks.
The travel magazine ranked Ocean City No. 4, behind Myrtle Beach, Coney Island and Atlantic City, which took the top...
| Jul 21, 2011
"X-tink-shun" exhibit at the Philadelphia Zoo
Featuring puppets by the Jim Henson Company, "X-tink-shun" has characters of endangered or extinct species stationed throughout the zoo, educating visitors about the plight of their particular...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:12 AM
If you go outlet shopping in Ocean City and things seem a little different it may be because it has a new owner.
Baltimore's Cordish Co. has sold two of its retail centers, including Ocean City Factory Outlets and Atlantic City Outlets The Walk, to...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 5:59 AM
Robyn Gardner’s wild and rowdy tattoos belie the kind, quiet nature of a trusting woman who sought solace in a tropical getaway with a man who is now suspected in her disappearance, a close friend said.
The 35-year-old divorced woman accepted 50-...