Catherine Rentz

Writer

Catherine Rentz is an investigative reporter for the Baltimore Sun. She spent more than nine years as an independent producing and reporting long-form investigations for video and print outlets including PBS Frontline that have won numerous awards such as the Emmy Award for Best Business Documentary and the Society for Professional Journalists’ Sigma Delta Chi Award for Best Documentary. Born and raised in the wide open spaces of Texas, she’s been traversing the bountiful waters of the D.C.-Baltimore region since 2006. Rentz earned an M.A. in journalism at the University of Missouri and a B.B.A. in finance from the University of Texas at Austin.

Recent Articles

  • Rising sea levels threaten $19 billion in real estate across Maryland, study says

    Rising sea levels threaten $19 billion in real estate across Maryland, study says

    Rising sea levels this century threaten to sink 61,548 homes across Maryland — valued at $19 billion — by the year 2100, according to the real estate data firm Zillow. In light of the property damage caused by recent hurricanes in the Gulf Coast and the Caribbean U.S. territories, Zillow looked...

  • Ten shot in Baltimore over the weekend

    Ten shot in Baltimore over the weekend

    A total of ten men were shot over the weekend in Baltimore, police reported. Shortly before 7:30 p.m. Friday, a 25-year-old man was found by Western District officers at Bon Secours Hospital, where he had come in with gunshot wounds to the legs. Police said the victim was not cooperating, and they...

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