| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:15 AM
When Inner Harbor 2.0 was first rolled out, I was appalled that plans called for dismantling the Seven-Foot Knoll Lighthouse, relocating the Coast Guard cutter Taney to a dumpster area and doubling the size of the Pier V parking garage ("Baltimore's...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:04 PM
First, let me acknowledge the following: The Baltimore harbor is still too polluted, too many Baltimoreans still throw too much trash in the street; we need better results from the city's public schools and more involved parents of school-age kids; we...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Beatty Development Group said Thursday that it hopes to break ground early next year on its next building in Harbor Point — an 18-story complex with 285 apartments.
The development firm, which is working with Henson Development Co. on the Point...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 2:19 PM
When Beechfield Elementary/Middle School fifth-graders were asked to design their dream homes 15 years ago, they almost always included a "safe room," a place where they could escape violence, according to Ayers Saint Gross president Jim Wheeler.
| May 6, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Nothing could save Albert P. "Skip" Viragh Jr. from pancreatic cancer, but a $65 million gift from his foundation will help other patients suffering from that and other deadly cancers.
The money will be used to help pay for construction of a patient care...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:36 PM
A slim, angular apartment tower rising 30 stories above Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at Baltimore Street could become the newest addition to the University of Maryland, Baltimore's West Side BioPark.
University President Jay Perman unveiled the idea...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:27 PM
State officials agreed Wednesday to spend $4.8 million to complete design plans for a major renovation of the central Enoch Pratt Free Library.
The move indicates the state will approve additional funding for a $99 million renovation of the 1930s-era,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 2:49 PM
A favorite rest stop for millions of travelers along Interstate 95 in Maryland will reopen its doors to the public next week after receiving a $30 million makeover by the state and its private-industry partners.
The new Maryland House, a 42,000-square-...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Despite all the changes that have come to Baltimore since the Harborplace pavilions opened more than 30 years ago, the Inner Harbor remains the city's crown jewel. Neither the opening of the best baseball stadium in America nor the rise of Harbor East has...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Dan Rodricks is firing on all cylinders again in his recent column championing the idea that the Inner Harbor should not just be a tourist attraction and something that the city can squeeze ever more revenue out of but something that becomes a part of...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Towson University recently began design on a pair of student apartment buildings in the campus' West Village area and plans to start construction late next year, said Deb Moriarty, vice president for student affairs.
Phases III and IV of the West...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Growing up on Long Island, N.Y., Nancy Scheinman hated being in school.
"Most schools are so institutional and visually boring, I looked out the window all the time," she said.
So it is fitting that the Stoneleigh resident, apart from her career...