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  • Dan Rodricks: 'What do we do to get our city back?'

    Dan Rodricks: 'What do we do to get our city back?'

    Few things wound the soul of a city like the death of a public servant, a police officer or firefighter, and especially a police officer doing what Detective Sean Suiter was doing the other day when he was killed — trying to solve a homicide in a city riddled with violence. Baltimore has so many...

  • Anthony Deering, led Rouse Company and orchestrated its sale

    Anthony Deering, led Rouse Company and orchestrated its sale

    Anthony W. “Tony” Deering, the former head of the Rouse Company who orchestrated its sale, and a benefactor of Baltimore’s education, arts and theater communities, died Friday of lung disease at his North Charles Street home. He was 72. Mr. Deering headed the Rouse Company from 1997 to 2004 as...

  • Schmuck: Jose Altuve reminds us all why baseball stands tall

    Schmuck: Jose Altuve reminds us all why baseball stands tall

    All hail the conquering little hero. Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve — all 5-foot-6, 160 pounds of him — is the American League Most Valuable Player. No one should be terribly surprised about this. The 27-year-old Venezuelan who led the Astros to their first World Series title this season...

  • Jacques Kelly: General Riggs' Mount Vernon mansion is reborn

    Jacques Kelly: General Riggs' Mount Vernon mansion is reborn

    The grand staircase at 814 Cathedral St. leads to a ballroom. Where there would normally be a neighboring home is a walled private garden. The carriage house, which once stabled eight horses, has quarters for grooms upstairs. The one-time home of Gen. Lawrason Riggs, an attorney, banker and Baltimore...

  • Mike Preston's key matchups for the Ravens-Packers game

    Mike Preston's key matchups for the Ravens-Packers game

    Click on the photos above to see Mike Preston’s three key matchups that could help decide who wins the Ravens' game vs. the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Sunday. mike.preston@baltsun.com twitter.com/MikePrestonSun

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