People are throwing too much garbage in the blue bin — and it's upending the economics of recycling

The recycling process includes mechanically and manually separating out items that are not recyclable. (Algerina Perna, Baltimore Sun video) The recycling process includes mechanically and manually separating out items that are not recyclable. (Algerina ...

At Highlandtown carnival, respite for Baltimore's Latino community and concern about immigration policy

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Baltimore is hosting its carnival this week. The church has a significant Latino membership, and many said they were concerned about current events regarding immigration at the Mexican border. Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in ...

'You couldn't have been a better gift:' Community gathers for funeral of University of Maryland football player

Family and friends gather for the funeral of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair. (Kenneth K. Lam, Baltimore Sun video Family and friends gather for the funeral of University of Maryland football player Jordan McNair. (Kenneth K.

Amid crab worker shortage, Maryland officials approve $375,000 to boost marketing of local seafood

The Maryland Board of Public Works on Wednesday granted a state seafood marketing campaign an extra $375,000 to help promote the crab industry as it grapples with a shortage of immigrant workers. Eastern Shore crab houses, where crustaceans are picked for ...

After rocky first inning in rehab debut, Orioles' Chris Tillman has 'a lot of work to do still'

It’s difficult to look too much into Chris Tillman’s rocky rehabilitation assignment debut Wednesday night at Ripken Stadium. The Orioles right-hander was making his first truly competitive mound appearance in nearly six weeks — transitioning from ...

Del. Mary Washington questions pace of investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against Curt Anderson

Del. Mary Washington, right, talks with a communication team member at a recent campaign event. Washington wants to know more about an ethics investigation into Del. Curt Anderson. Del. Mary Washington, right, talks with a communication team member at a ...