Featured, Money & Power

Watch Out, Nike– Under Armour Is Coming for You!

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 9:21am


Last year, Under Armour passed Adidas and became the second most popular athletic wear company in the world. Number one, of course, was the unassailable Nike, which had a lockdown on 31% of the sportswear market in 2014. Facing a dominant company like that, Under Armour could easily just be content with their #2 spot. Who would blame them? But Under Armour doesn’t appear to be content with second place. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Amber Alert Canceled; Kidnapped Md. Baby Found Safe

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 8:35am

Kidnapped Md. baby Deare Denny

Five-month-old Drew Marie Denny.

If you were holding your breath since police issued an amber alert for five-month-old Drew Marie Denny of Poolesville Tuesday afternoon, you can exhale now. The child has been recovered unharmed, and her alleged kidnapper, her father, is in custody. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Ben Carson: Gay Couples May Find Their Wedding Cakes Poisoned

6 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015 7:45am

Ben Carson

I know this can be a touchy subject around here, but former Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon and current potential presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson just made another, um, surprising statement. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline

Maryland Addressing Heroin, From the County Seat to CVS

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 4:06pm


During his time as governor-elect, Larry Hogan said one of his first acts as governor would be to address the heroin epidemic that’s spreading in Maryland (and nationwide) with a State of Emergency. He spent his first acts rolling back Chesapeake Bay pollution regulations and taking gender identity out of a pair of statutes. However, other officials in the Baltimore area have been paying attention to heroin. Here’s a look at three things that are happening that speak to the problem, and they aren’t all in Baltimore City: Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

A Baltimore Fan Really Doesn’t Want to See the Patriots in the Super Bowl

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 3:27pm

Tom Brady

Tom Brady

#Deflategate may be just another NFL ploy to co-opt our attention in the two week layoff before the Super Bowl, but it just so happens to be pretty successful. After all, the hype machine that accompanies the week before the big game is in full swing, and we’re still talking about it. Given the general Patriots hate and the scientific explanations that have emerged, it’s no surprise that a Change.org petition emerged that takes aim at keeping Tom Brady and co. out of the Super Bowl. Still, you might not have expected it to come from Baltimore. Read More →

Featured, Homeland, Hot House, Real Estate & Home

A Forever House In Homeland: You, The Kids, And A Super Clean Dog

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 11:47am


Hot House: 214 Goodale Road, Baltimore 21212

Stone and stucco, French country style house, designed by Palmer-Lamdin, circa 1929. Four bedrooms, 3 full baths, 2 half baths over three stories, 4,144 sq. ft. Hardwood floors, crown moldings, large family room with gas fireplace, den, living room with fireplace, dining room and eat in kitchen/granite counters, mudroom. Large master suite with walk in closets, sep. glass shower.  Semi-finished basement, 2 car detached garage, central a/c: $874,500. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Hogan Asks State Lawmakers to Approve $112M of Unspecified Cuts

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 11:03am

Hogan's budgetGov. Larry Hogan made good on his promise to slash the state budget with his proposal which was due only a couple days after he was sworn in. And included among the cuts to Medicaid reimbursements to doctors, the Geographic Cost of Education Index, and state employees’ wages are $112 million worth of unspecified cuts. Read More →

Featured, Money & Power

Some Baltimore Police May Start Wearing Under Armour Uniforms

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015 9:41am

Under Armour

Hopefully the new uniforms won’t slow down Baltimore police.

Looks like sportswear giant Under Armour is seeing about making another donation to Baltimore civil servants. This time around, Under Armour has offered to outfit some Baltimore police districts with new uniforms. Read More →

Featured, Lifeline, Schools

Freshman Lacrosse Player Found Dead in Johns Hopkins Dorm

1 Written by: | Monday, Jan 26, 2015 2:50pm

Jeremy Huber (courtesy JHU)

Jeremy Huber (courtesy JHU)

A freshman student gearing up to begin his career on the Johns Hopkins lacrosse team was found dead in his dorm room on Monday, university officials said. Read More →

Culture, Featured

Local Girl Done Good: Documentary By Baltimore Producer Finds Success at Sundance

0 Written by: | Monday, Jan 26, 2015 1:30pm

Becky Newhall with Brad Gorlecki and Kevin Pollak

Producer Becky Newhall with co-Producer Burton Ritchie and Director Kevin Pollak

The documentary “Misery Loves Comedy”, produced by local Becky Newhall, screened at the Sundance Film Festival this weekend to rave reviews and a deal with a major film company. Read More →

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