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5 Cool Facts About the Chesapeake Bay

Even folks from outside of the Old Line State are familiar with that beautiful bay of ours. It's one of the most iconic natural features of Maryland, and we're awfully proud of it. But there are some things that even some Marylanders might not know about our favorite body of water. How many of these facts did you just learn today? 1. The Chesapeake Bay is actually pretty shallow! According to Sea Grant Maryland, the bay could actually hold a lot more water. Its average depth is only about 21 feet. A figure that's often given is that a six-foot-tall person could walk through most of the bay without getting their hat wet! Of course, there are areas of the...
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Madame Maryland's Horoscope: November 2018

Happy November, Marylanders! The year is rapidly coming to a close -- but it's not over yet. There's still so much in store for the second-to-last month of the year. Wondering what's in your future? Wonder no more! Madame Maryland has looked into her crystal ball, and here's what she's seen... Aries The seasons are changing, and so is your mind. Something that you might have been totally sure about a few weeks ago may now be in question -- and that's okay! It's all right to realize things are different now, and now is the month to accept that. Be honest with the people around you about your newfound feelings, and you'll find that people will judge you less...
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The 5 Best Places in Maryland To Hunt Ghosts

Do you believe in ghosts? Maybe you wholeheartedly agree that there are spirits that roam the earth, and maybe you think it's all a bunch of baloney. No matter which side you fall on, you can still have a frighteningly good time visiting some of Maryland's most famous reportedly-haunted locations! Grab a bunch of your friends, get a recording device to listen to spectral voices, and try to take some orb photos when you visit these sites: Fort McHenry, Baltimore You may know this fort as the place where the events of the Star-Spangled Banner took place -- Francis Scott Key was watching the Battle of Baltimore take place there! If you decide to visit, you may get the feeling...
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The R1A Guide To A Lazy Halloween Costume

It's happened to all of us -- we need a Halloween costume, quick. Maybe you got invited to an outing last-minute, or maybe you've just been putting it off for like, forever. Or maybe you've just been busy and you don't have the energy to come up with a Halloween costume that looks like it came off a Hollywood set. That's okay! We've got plenty of things you can wear to come through at your Halloween bash, with the minimum amount of effort necessary. Maryland Witch This one will come together in a snap. Just wear this cute graphic tee over a black dress or with a black skirt, and boom! Maryland witch. All you'll need to do over that...
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Halloween in Baltimore: 2018 Edition

Can you feel it in the air? That's the feeling of the Halloween season, and every Marylander can get in on the fun in Baltimore this year. From kid-friendly activities to super-spooky events for only the bravest, there are plenty of things to check out in Charm City for Halloween 2018. Here are just a few of them: The Nevermore Haunt Not satisfied with the haunted house attractions you've been to in years past? Looking for something that will really make your blood run cold? Okay, well, you clearly haven't been to the Nevermore Haunt! Located right in Baltimore, this creepy and over-the-top haunted house is sure to scare you right out of your pants (well, maybe you should keep...
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