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Michael Rosenwald: June, 2012

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 06/29/2012

Uh oh: There’s a crab shortage

Weird weather, high demand creates a “perfect storm” for crab shortage on Eastern Shore.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:45 AM ET, 06/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 06/27/2012

Man allegedly shot glass marbles at speed camera van

The bizarre incident in Howard County adds to a series of violent crimes against speed cameras.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  02:55 PM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 06/27/2012

Cooking oil thefts: The Homer and Bart connection

A classic ‘Simpsons” episode about stolen grease predates the recent wave of cooking oil thefts. The episode’s title: "Lard of the Dance.”

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:39 AM ET, 06/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 06/26/2012

Two gas prices: Cash and credit. Is this fair?

Many gas stations are charging more for gas purchased with a credit card, a practice that is legal but controversial.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  10:51 AM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 06/25/2012

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a...crab cloud?

Nature produced a crab in the sky over Baltimore

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  10:06 AM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 06/22/2012

Watch a massive human-powered chopper take off

Maryland students launch a helicopter powered by a bike pedaler. Don’t try this at home.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:24 AM ET, 06/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 06/21/2012

Md. GOP leader has very simple fundraising advice

“Ask,” he says. “You really have to humble yourself.”

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:09 AM ET, 06/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 06/19/2012

Details emerge in rabid skunk attack

Location of attack: The Cheeseburger in Paradise restaurant in Southern Maryland. Location of the wound: A foot.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  03:25 PM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 06/18/2012

On Father’s Day outing, mother drowns trying to rescue toddler

She was trying to rescue a toddler, who fell into Marsh Creek after a day of fishing in a small town near Easton.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  12:31 PM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 06/18/2012

Bill Marriott: Chairman of the Blog

The 80-year-old hotelier has taken a step back from day-to-day operations of his family’s hotel chain, but not blogging.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:29 AM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 06/14/2012

7-Eleven owner leaves bag of money on car roof, then drives away

7-Eleven owner leaves bag of money on car roof, then drives away. Whoops.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  12:59 PM ET, 06/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 06/13/2012

Piratz Tavern debacle will be ‘Bar Rescue’ season premiere

The Silver Spring pirate bar, featuring a server named One-Eyed Mike, revolted over its new identity: A corporate watering hole with luxury ice cubes.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  12:20 PM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 06/13/2012

In Ocean City surf: Dead bugs

“I guess there’s no bodysurfing today because you don’t want to lay in all the bugs,” a body surfer says. Blame the westerly winds.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  10:49 AM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 06/12/2012

Look out below: Drone crashes on Eastern Shore

Nobody was injured when the 10-ton Navy drone hit the ground, but what was it doing in our skies?

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:42 AM ET, 06/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/11/2012

Maryland Live! Casino: A review

The lines are long, the sweet-and-sour chicken is delicious, but the gambling doesn’t feel all that real without table games.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  12:00 PM ET, 06/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 06/07/2012

Maryland Live! casino opening: Long lines, awful traffic

A staggering number of people waited in line and in traffic to gamble at Maryland’s spiffy new casino.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  01:58 PM ET, 06/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 06/07/2012

How Dorothy Parker wound up buried in Baltimore

The late New Yorker writer had not spent much time in Baltimore, but through a strange chain of events she was buried at the NAACP headquarters.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  12:06 PM ET, 06/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 06/06/2012

Lululemon murder: Book in the works

A Post reporter who covered the case from beginning to end is hoping to capture “heartbreak and tragedy” of the case.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  11:48 AM ET, 06/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 06/04/2012

Missing 10-foot long cigarette located — sliced in two

The yard art, stolen from a Silver Spring home, was found near a pile of mulch at Takoma Park Middle School.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  04:56 PM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 06/04/2012

‘50 Shades of Grey’ creates controversy in Md.

The Harford County library refuses to carry the steamy book, but demand is off the charts at other libraries.

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  01:13 PM ET, 06/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 05/31/2012

National Spelling Bee (Live blog)

By Michael S. Rosenwald  |  09:05 AM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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