Latest from Terence McArdle

Health code violations in the District, Maryland and Virginia

Food establishments recently closed because of health department actions.
  • Jun 16, 2021

Lloyd Price, R&B star who helped lay the foundation of rock-and-roll, dies at 88

His scorching 1950s recordings ‘Lawdy Miss Clawdy’ and ‘Stagger Lee’ became major crossover hits.
  • May 8, 2021

Ethel Gabriel, trailblazing producer and executive at RCA Records, dies at 99

During more than 40 years at RCA, she created the Living Strings and was the label’s first female record producer.
  • Apr 12, 2021

Fritz Daguillard, immunologist who studied art and Haitian history, dies of covid-19

He came to the District in 1985 to lead the AIDS evaluation clinic for the D.C. Department of Health.
  • Apr 2, 2021

Tony Rice, guitarist who brought a touch of jazz to bluegrass, dies at 69

He explored “unexpected, and sometimes startling” musical paths in broadening the scope of the genre.
  • Dec 28, 2020

Charley Pride, first major Black star in country music, dies at 86 of covid-19

Singer overcame racial obstacles to become one of the genre’s most popular performers.
  • Dec 12, 2020

How to help during the coronavirus pandemic

The pandemic has upended daily life. As we approach the holidays, here are ways you can help others.
  • Dec 1, 2020

Billy Joe Shaver, singer-songwriter who inspired outlaw country, dies at 81

His songs reflected a hardscrabble and sometimes violent life.
  • Oct 29, 2020

Hal Singer, influential R&B saxophonist with a No. 1 hit, dies at 100

Mr. Singer’s 1948 instrumental “Corn Bread” stayed on the Billboard R&B charts for 22 weeks.
  • Sep 8, 2020

Crime reports for Anne Arundel and Howard counties and for Annapolis

Incidents reported by police in Annapolis and Anne Arundel and Howard counties.
  • Sep 2, 2020