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8:25 am
Tue December 31, 2013

New Year’s Eve Schedule Changes And Celebrations, Drones, and MD’s Growing Population

A Predator drone operated by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine taxis for a flight over southern Arizona near the Mexican border on March 7 from Fort Huachuca in Sierra Vista, Ariz.
Credit John Moore / Getty Images

We round up some of the schedule changes in effect on this New Year’s Eve… and look at the celebrations Maryland cities are holding to welcome 2014. Plus, while drones won’t be tested in MD, our state will be involved in research. Also: MD’s online health exchange, MD’s growing population, and more.

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Radio Kitchen
7:30 am
Tue December 31, 2013

#1215 - Root Veggies: A New Year's Resolution

December 31, 2013 - Radio Kitchen -  Root Veggies:  A New Year's Resolution

Welcome to Radio Kitchen, I'm Al Spoler.  With the New Year looming, we think we might have a way to help you make a resolution you might want to actually keep.  Two trends deserve honoring:  the Eat Local Movement, and the Eat Healthy Movement.  And Chef Jerry Pelligrino of Waterfront Kitchen, I'm happy to say that these two fine notions can be blended into one easy resolution:  eat more root vegetables!

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A Blue View
7:30 am
Tue December 31, 2013

Ocean Victories of 2013 - 12/31/13

We hear a lot about the seemingly insurmountable challenges facing our ocean, yet the ocean has some powerful friends working on its behalf.

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Public Commentary
11:05 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Joe Jones - December 31,2013

Joseph T. Jones, Jr. is founder of the Center For Urban Families (CFUF), a Baltimore, Maryland nonprofit service organization established to empower low-income families by enhancing both the ability of women and men to contribute to their families as wage earners and of men to fulfill their roles as fathers. Prior to founding CFUF, Mr. Jones developed and directed the Men’s Services program for the federally funded Baltimore Healthy Start initiative and replicated the Baltimore affiliate of the nationally recognized STRIVE employment services program. His ability to engage and provide hands-on services to fathers garnered him the reputation of trailblazer in the field.  Mr. Jones is now a national leader in workforce development, fatherhood and family services programming, and through his professional and civic involvement influences policy direction nationwide.

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Headlines
8:33 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Unemployment Benefits End, New Baltimore Fire Chief To Be Named, and Lawsuits Over Murals

A mural on a vacant home on Fremont Avenue. The murals the lawsuits were filed over are on different properties, 539 N. Longwood St. in West Baltimore and 4727 Old York Road in North Baltimore.
Credit Maryland Morning / WYPR

Emergency unemployment benefits have expired for thousands of Marylanders. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake is expected name Baltimore’s new fire chief today. Lawsuits have been filed over murals on vacant homes. Plus: horse breeding, Baltimore homicides, New Year’s revels, and more.

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Professional Wrestling in the U.S.A.
9:36 pm
Sun December 29, 2013

Midday with Dan Rodricks

 In The Squared Circle: Life, Death and Professional Wrestling, writer David Shoemaker

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Baltimore Stories
7:30 am
Sat December 28, 2013

A Baltimore Taxicab Driver's Wild Ride On New Year's Eve

Gil Sandler's Baltimore

The story of a taxi cab abandoned on the Guilford Avenue El - two stories up.  But then again, it was

New Year's Eve in Baltimore...  

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Headlines
7:57 am
Fri December 27, 2013

Lawsuit Over Fundraising Decision, Property Assessments, and An Expiring Commuter Tax Credit

Doug Gansler
Credit mdfriendofhillary via flickr

Supporters of state Attorney General Doug Gansler’s gubernatorial campaign have filed a lawsuit over a State Board of Elections opinion on fundraising. A commuter tax credit is set to expire. MD property assessments go out. The Ravens prep for their final game of the regular season. And more.

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The Morning Economic Report
7:30 am
Fri December 27, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 12/27/13

Brain Talk
9:35 pm
Thu December 26, 2013

Brain Talk - Working to Help Treat Depression

Working to Help Treat Depression - 12/26/13

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