On-Air News Links and Videos (page 8)
April 16, 2014
Hogwarts Online Classes
All aspiring witches, wizards and Harry Potter fans can now receive a Hogwarts education online through the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardry.
Safest Places in Maryland
If you call one of these places in Maryland home, rest easy because you live in one of Little America’s safest spots.
The Maryland State Arts Council and Star-Spangled 200 are searching for Maryland’s most talented vocalist to perform the National Anthem at Star-Spangled Spectacular.
Washington Monument Tickets
The Washington Monument will reopen May 13 after a 2.5-year closure to repair earthquake damage. Tickets will be made available April 16 beginning at 10 a.m.
April 15, 2014
NoMa Underpass Design Competition
The NoMa Parks Foundation is looking for an artist or team of artists to create designs for four railroad underpasses.
April 14, 2014
KFC Chicken Corsage
This KFC drumstick corsage is the Secret Recipe to making sure this year’s dance will be one you both remember.
MTV Movie Awards
Miss the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night? That’s OK. Here’s a list of the winners.
April 13, 2014
UMD Big 10 Think Big
On July 1, 2014, the University of Maryland will officially join the Big Ten Conference.
National Library Week
National Library Week begins Sunday and the Baltimore County Public Library is celebrating with a photo contest. Participants have a chance to win a $100 gift card and even be featured on the library’s electronic sign in Towson. Find out how to enter here.
April 11, 2014
Junior Achievement’s volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-12th grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills.
Western Upper Montgomery County
This charity’s mission is to provide quick and friendly assistance to needy persons in Western Upper Montgomery County (Poolesville, Barnesville, Beallsville, Boyds, Dickerson, and surrounding areas) in times of crisis.
Google Glass Available
Google is going to make Google Glass available to the public for one day only, beginning April 15th at 9am EDT.
April 10, 2014
New Army Hair Regulations Racially Biased?
New U.S. Army grooming standards that went into effect last week are being criticized by people who are calling them “racially biased.” Click here to read the full story and see photos.
April 9, 2014
Howard County Bike Share
Officials are studying the feasibility of a bike share program in Howard County.
World Cup Song
World Cup theme song by Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez.
April 7, 2014
Couple Robbed in Casino Parking Garage
Police say two people were robbed as they sat in a parked car in the garage for the Maryland Live! casino in Hanover. Click here to see a photo of the suspect and read more about the incident.
April 4, 2014
D.C. Fire Department Charity Hockey Tournament
Janelle Monae and M.I.A. do duets together simultaneously via hologram.
April 3, 2014
The 11th Annual Mammojam Music Festival is bringing live music and delicious food to Charm City on April 11. The festival supports breast cancer awareness, prevention, diagnosis and treatment programs for uninsured and low-income women.
Sarah Palin-Vladimir Putin Phone Call
From The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Sarah Palin calls “Vladimir Putin”.
Lion King Takes Flight
The cast of the Australian production of The Lion King belted out “Circle Of Life” on a flight from Brisbane to Sidney.