Carrie Wells

Writer

Carrie Wells covers higher education for The Baltimore Sun. She joined The Sun in January 2013 after spending two years at the Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Florida. She is a native of Prince George’s County and graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Recent Articles

  • A 1930s campground will be revived in Gwynns Falls Park

    A 1930s campground will be revived in Gwynns Falls Park

    A 1930s-era campground in Gwynns Falls Park will be revived with a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of the Interior announced Wednesday. The campground, which is adjacent to the Cahill Recreation Center and the Jastrow Levin picnic grove, was a Girl Scout camp in the early 20th century,...

  • McCormick acquires maker of Frank's RedHot Hot Sauce, French's Mustard in $4.2 billion deal

    McCormick acquires maker of Frank's RedHot Hot Sauce, French's Mustard in $4.2 billion deal

    McCormick and Co., the Sparks-based spice and flavorings giant, announced late Tuesday that it will acquire the maker of Frank’s RedHot Hot Sauce, French’s Mustard and other leading brands in a $4.2 billion deal. The deal to acquire the food business of United Kingdom-based Reckitt Benckiser Group...

  • Three shot in Baltimore on Tuesday

    Three shot in Baltimore on Tuesday

    Three men were shot in separate incidents on Tuesday in Baltimore, with one of them dying, police said. The man who was killed was found in the 1000 block of Harlem Avenue in Harlem Park around 1:40 p.m, police said. A second victim was taken to a hospital for treatment. Another man was shot in...

  • One rescued from car after two feet of water deluge Reisterstown Road

    One rescued from car after two feet of water deluge Reisterstown Road

    One person was rescued by the Baltimore County fire department after swift water overtook a road in Reisterstown on Monday afternoon. About two feet of water flooded an area around Reisterstown and Cherry Valley roads around 3:30 p.m., EMS Lieutenant Tim Rostkowski said. Two cars were stranded....

  • One killed, one injured in Baltimore shooting

    One killed, one injured in Baltimore shooting

    One man was killed and another injured in a shooting in Baltimore on Monday night, police said. The men were found around 7 p.m. in the 3300 block of W. Baltimore Street in the St. Josephs neighborhood. One had been shot in the upper body and later died at a hospital. The other victim is being...

  • Man injured in Mount Airy car crash

    Man injured in Mount Airy car crash

    A Gaithersburg man was seriously injured in a single-car crash in Mount Airy on Sunday afternoon, Howard County police said. The 26-year-old driver of a Honda Civic was flown to University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center for treatment. On Monday, police identified the driver as Christian John Lazar....

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