| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:29 PM
On Aug, 24, 2011, the earthquake that jolted the East Coast from Georgia to Quebec rattled through the bricks, plaster and paint of one of Baltimore's architectural jewels, the Basilica of the Assumption, sending nearly 1,000 linear feet of cracks through...
| May 27, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Developer J. Joseph Clarke has come up with a half-dozen ideas over the past 20 years — a hotel, corporate headquarters, residences, office space — for a prominent downtown site three blocks from the Inner Harbor. But none took hold.
| Jan 9, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Do you begin inside, with the airy rooms, chef's kitchen and four fireplaces?
Or outdoors, with the sculpted gardens, rolling green hills and tranquil riding trails on 78 acres?
If you can't make up your mind about 16835 Gerting Road in Monkton,...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Energy giant Exelon Corp.'s regional headquarters in Harbor Point would rise 23 stories and 350 feet, reshaping Baltimore's skyline with a futuristic glass tower, under a preliminary design approved Thursday by a city advisory panel.
Approval of the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 5:55 AM
Formstone may be out, but what about putting more wood into 21st century versions of Baltimore's classic urban dwelling, the row home?
Hoping to encourage more use of climate-friendly wood in housing, the U.S. Forest Service is teaming up with City Hall...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 11:33 AM
See a photo gallery of Baltimore City landmarks.
Exterior landmark list
(arranged in chronological order of legislation)
1. CITY HALL
100 N. HOLLIDAY St.
1867-1875, GEORGE A. FREDERICK
ORDINANCE 71-974 01/11/71
2. OTTERBEIN CHURCH
112 W. CONWAY ST....
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Baltimore County's Design Review Panel on Wednesday conditionally approved plans for a pair of luxury apartment buildings containing 430 units at the site of Dulaney Valley Apartments on Dulaney Valley Road in Towson.
"This is the edge of the downtown...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Karen Lewand, a preservationist and educator who launched a series of walking tours while establishing programs for children to learn about architecture, died of cancer Dec. 20 at her home in the Radnor-Winston section of North Baltimore. She was 67....
| May 20, 2013
| 8:00 AM
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, May 23, 1963:
The Board of Election Supervisors created a new election precinct, warranted by construction of Joppatowne and the growth in the Edgewood area. The new precinct known as Edgewood would...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:57 PM
The Baltimore County school system has hired a local architecture firm to help document its long-term school facilities needs, following a similar strategy the city school system used to generate a $2.4 billion plan and secure some of that funding from...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Toby Bozzuto seemed headed for a career in the music industry.
The son of Thomas S. Bozzuto, a founding partner of developer The Bozzuto Group, Toby Bozzuto interned for Blues Traveler in college, working in the band's management office in Carnegie...
| May 9, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Passersby on Falls Road may catch a quick glimpse of what looks like a misplaced limestone mausoleum sitting atop a slight grassy berm in front of the Village of Cross Keys.
What they're looking at is one of three surviving Greek Revival valve houses...