Halloween Retailers See Big Boost In OctoberChristmas in October? It surely feels that way for retailers selling Halloween costumes, candy and more. Marcus Washington has more on the booming business.
WEATHER BLOG: Summer Temps ContinueThe unusual warmth for early October that we've been experiencing lately is expected to continue over the next few days.
WEATHER BLOG: Enjoy Your 'Indian Summer'The record for Oct. 2 is 89 degrees, set back in 1986. We will be creeping very close to that as we head into the afternoon with highs forecast in the mid-80s.
Put Down Those Cell Phones: New Traffic Laws Take Effect TuesdayDrivers, listen up. New traffic laws take effect on Tuesday with the goal of making Maryland roads safer.
Poe House Temporarily Reopens For Free In OctoberThe currently shuttered home of Edgar Allan Poe in Baltimore will re-open to visitors for free in October before closing again ahead of its permanent re-opening in the spring.
The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On RecyclingFrom the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
October Auto Sales: Battered By Sandy, But Still StrongThe fury of Superstorm Sandy left many Americans shaken, and holding onto loved ones.
No Shortage Of Pumpkins On Frederick County FarmsOctober begins the peak time for pumpkins, and local growers are poised to take advantage of the market the U.S. Department of Agriculture describes as limited and seasonal.
Md. Pumpkin Patches Are Plentiful This YearWith Halloween just around the corner, it’s time for the great pumpkin. Last October they were hard to find in Baltimore.
Best Places To Celebrate Oktoberfest 2012 In BaltimoreOktoberfest is a 16-day festival originating in Germany that runs from late September to the first weekend is October … typically. Charm City prefers to take its time when it comes to celebrations involving a top-notch brew, and chooses to feature its largest Oktoberfest celebration Oct. 13. Other fine Baltimore establishments feature festive German beers throughout the month and participate in Baltimore Beer Week, in which patrons may sample authentic brews from all over the globe, win prizes and fill up on some schnitzel.
Scattered Outages Remain After October SnowstormUtilities in Maryland are still reporting scattered outages in the wake of an unusual October snowstorm.
1,000 Remain Without Power In Md. After StormElectric utilities in Maryland say about 1,000 customers remain without power after a freak October snowstorm.