Michael Rosenwald

Reporter, caterer of storiesMostly Maryland. Occasionally elsewhere.

The latest from Michael

National Park Service says it should have had more employees to handle cleanup from the mammoth turnout.

  • Apr 14, 2014

They came for the cherry blossoms, but crowds also wound up photographing trash heaps

  • Apr 13, 2014

A technical analysis of a viral story about reading in the digital age reveals an interesting truth.

  • Apr 11, 2014

The late night host devoted his entire monologue last night to a Washington Post story about how the internet is messing with our ability to read long texts.

  • Apr 10, 2014

Webster University, the new powerhouse of college chess, won its second straight Final Four. The University of Maryland Baltimore County finished second.

  • Apr 7, 2014

Our brains, neuroscientists warn, are developing new circuits with a big impact on non-digital reading

  • Apr 6, 2014

The University of Maryland Baltimore County joins the nation’s other top chess teams at this weekend’s Final Four.

  • Apr 4, 2014

10 snow days just were not enough.

  • Mar 18, 2014

Authorities say 19 year old stabbed each his grandparents multiple times in Keedysville, a small town in Washington County.

  • Mar 17, 2014

At 93, James Garnett received a Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart at University of Virginia ceremony.

  • Mar 14, 2014

The Oak Tree Gun Club is enduring severe backlash for offering the nation’s first smart gun.

  • Mar 6, 2014

After criticism from gun rights groups, the store renounced its association with the nation’s first smart gun.

  • Mar 6, 2014

Anthony Rackley, who turned himself in in Oklahoma City following a bizarre Lions Club dispute, faces a parole hearing within 90 days.

  • Feb 26, 2014

A new smart gun might trigger a new gun mandate in New Jersey.

  • Feb 19, 2014

The technology could help reduce gun violence, suicides and accidental shootings, advocates say.

  • Feb 17, 2014

Residents are upset that a developer plans to level the land in Crofton to build an assisted living center.

  • Feb 14, 2014

Shoppers dropped flowers into the fountain instead of coins, turning a fun ritual into a somber memorial.

  • Jan 27, 2014

At under $500, the personal drone comes ready-to-fly. The company sees 2014 as the “Year of the Drone.“

  • Jan 21, 2014

For many, the features of their fancy phones go unused because they’re too confusing or intimidating.

  • Jan 16, 2014

Wall Street is booming, but for many blue-collar workers the economic recovery has yet to materialize.

  • Jan 5, 2014
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About Michael
Michael Rosenwald is a reporter on the Post?s local enterprise team. He writes about the intersection of technology, business and culture. Prior to joining the Post in 2004, he was a reporter at the Boston Globe. He has also written for several national magazines and was a finalist for the National Magazine Awared in feature writing. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University and the University of Pittsburgh.
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