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Sudbury School moves to Mount Washington

Sudbury School moves to Mount Washington

Accused of not hanging up their jackets, two defendants giggled and squirmed in their seats like schoolgirls, which they were.  Read more ...

Zoning board member to depart as longest-serving in city's history

Zoning board member to depart as longest-serving in city's history

Courtney McKeldin, daughter-in-law of the late Republican governor and Baltimore mayor Theodore McKeldin and a well-known local public servant in her own right, will step down today as the longest-serving member of the city's zoning board.  Read more ...

Hampden florist promotes Valentine's Day without roses

Hampden florist promotes Valentine's Day without roses

Hampden florist Libby Francis-Baxter is seeing red over roses.  Read more ...

Suspect threatens to shoot his mother [North Baltimore Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Zagat sets sights on Hampden for new retail survey

Zagat sets sights on Hampden for new retail survey

Zagat is doing a retail survey of Baltimore businesses — and will be paying a visit to Hampden next week aboard a trolley.  Read more ...

North Baltimore Pictures of the Year [Photos]

North Baltimore Pictures of the Year [Photos]

Some of the top memorable moments captured by Baltimore Messenger photographers in 2013.  Read more ...

City to expand Circulator bus line to north Baltimore

City to expand Circulator bus line to north Baltimore

Baltimore City plans to expand the Purple Route of the free Charm City Circulator bus line to University Parkway in north Baltimore, starting in fall 2014.  Read more ...

Intruder robs and hits sleeping victim before fleeing [North Baltimore Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Fire burns through Mount Washington home

Fire burns through Mount Washington home

A fire burned through a home in the Mount Washington neighborhood of North Baltimore late Monday night, forcing residents to flee as firefighters responded, according to the Baltimore Fire Department.  Read more ...

Baltimore libraries are now as close as your e-reader

Baltimore libraries are now as close as your e-reader

Taking a class on how to download and upload e-books opened up a new world for senior citizen Betsy Cunningham.  Read more ...

Senator Theatre renovations close to finished

Senator Theatre renovations close to finished

The last time Buzz Cusack gave the Baltimore Messenger a tour of the Senator Theatre was in December 2012, six months after it closed for renovations. The single-screen theater's auditorium was stripped bare.  Read more ...

Woman robbed while paying for food (North Baltimore Crime Log)

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Mount Washington Fourth of July celebration [Pictures]

Mount Washington Fourth of July celebration [Pictures]

Food and fun was the name of the game for the Mount Washington Fourth of July celebration Thursday, July 4. It started out with a parade and ended with a festival at Springwell Senior Living.  Read more ...

As time marches on, so do Fourth of July parades

As time marches on, so do Fourth of July parades

Roland Park and Mount Washington will celebrate the Fourth of July in their usual style, with red, white and blue parades and popsicles.  Read more ...

Maryland National Guard, city partner to renovate Mount Washington fire station

Maryland National Guard, city partner to renovate Mount Washington fire station

A 60-year-old fire station in Mount Washington is getting a tune-up this week from a team of Maryland National Guard engineers as part of a new civic partnership aimed at benefiting the community while providing on-the-job training for deploying guardsmen.  Read more ...

Police investigating arson attack against Muslims [North Baltimore Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Friends School graduate earns free trip to Russia

Friends School graduate earns free trip to Russia

Alex Brooks started studying Russian because he needed a language class and didn't want to take French.  Read more ...

Head butt breaks girlfriend's nose [Northern Baltimore crime log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Spike Gjerde will take over Crush space in Belvedere Square

Spike Gjerde will take over Crush space in Belvedere Square

Spike Gjerde is coming to Belvedere Square. Gjerde will move his Woodberry Kitchen's canning and preserving operations into the Belvedere Square restaurant space that was most recently Crush.┬áThere is no firm opening date for Gjerde’s new project at Belvedere Square, which will include what he described as a "small diner" operation in addition to the canning kitchen.  Read more ...

A 'Passport' to the world of Druid Hill Park

A 'Passport' to the world of Druid Hill Park

A Roland Park resident has created a "passport" to Druid Hill Park.  Read more ...

Victim tells robber he has no cell phone -- then it rings [North Baltimore Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Man sleeping under bridge robbed of scooter [North Baltimore Crime Log]

Man sleeping under bridge robbed of scooter [North Baltimore Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Burglar steals electronics -- and vodka for good measure [Crime log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.  Read more ...

Samuel L. 'Sandy' Frank

Samuel L. 'Sandy' Frank

Samuel L. "Sandy" Frank, a retired Baltimore clothing manufacturer executive and World War II veteran, died Feb. 28 from cancer at his Roland Park Place home.  Read more ...

Thursday is crepe night at Bonjour Bakery

Thursday is crepe night at Bonjour Bakery

Thursday is Crepe Night at Bonjour, Gayle Brier-Billebault and Gerard Billebault's Mount Washington bakery and cafe. Because patrons take their crepe's on the purple farmhouse's front porch, the weekly event is weather permitting. Tonight, it looks like the weather is going to permit.  Read more ...

Table Talk: Mt. Washington Tavern will return with improvements

Table Talk: Mt. Washington Tavern will return with improvements

Mount Washington Tavern, which was gutted by a two-alarm fire last Halloween, expects to reopen by the middle of autumn, co-owner Rob Frisch said last week.  Read more ...

'It's better. But it's the same place'

'It's better. But it's the same place'

Twenty-two patrons waited outside the door to the rebuilt Mount Washington Tavern Tuesday, ready to pull up to the bar as soon as the doors were flung open at 4 p.m. for the first time in more than a year.  Read more ...

Prime Rib at Maryland Live adding staff

Prime Rib at Maryland Live adding staff

The Prime Rib at Maryland Live Casino is on track to open, quietly, sometime in December, but there is a hiring of note. The steakhouse has brought on as its dining room manager Jean-Jacques Retourne, who was the general manager at Citronelle in Washington for more than 13 years. Citronelle, Michel Richard's celebrated restaurant in the Latham Hotel, closed in July after suffering extensive water damage, and the status of its reopening remains uncertain.  Read more ...

Blue Sage Cafe and Wine Bar, new in Mount Washington

Blue Sage Cafe and Wine Bar, new in Mount Washington

Blue Sage Cafe and Wine Bar opened on June 1 in Mount Washington in the Kelly Avenue space that was formerly The Falls (and before that Freida's Kitchen and, for years, the Mt. Washington Food Market).  Read more ...

Mount Washington native Tom Rothman out as head of Fox Studios

Mount Washington native Tom Rothman out as head of Fox Studios

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Tom Rothman, the Mount Washington native and Hollywood player, is out of his post at Fox studios. According to an email blast from the newspaper:  Read more ...

Car flips over at Mount Vernon's Washington Monument

Car flips over at Mount Vernon's Washington Monument

A car that crashed near the Washington Monument onl Thursday morning overturned, injuring a passenger and damaging a wall at the historic Mount Vernon park.  Read more ...

Renovated Mt. Washington Tavern makes a comeback

Renovated Mt. Washington Tavern makes a comeback

In 2011, during the early hours of Halloween morning, a two-alarm fire began at Mt. Washington Tavern.  Read more ...


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