| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:22 PM
So who is this Laura Kirk person, really? For the second time this year, Ms. Kirk has copped a major award from The Sun, correctly guessing that BWI would record 40 days of 90-degree-plus weather this past summer.Last December, the Owings......
| Jan 12, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The Baltimore Sun Facebook Page asked: After a high near 60 today, snow is possible overnight. Do you...- enjoy the wild weather swings- wish Mother Nature would make up her mind, one way or another- want winter to stay a......
| Apr 26, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Lois Lorenz is thrilled at the prospect of a fenced-in dog-romping field at Honeygo Run Regional Park.
But the real benefit will be to Lorenz's dogs, Pixie and Daisy.
"They love to play with other dogs," she said.
Lorenz, who lives in White Marsh,...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 9:05 AM
The Falls has closed.
A message posted Tuesday morning on the Mount Washington restaurant's Facebook page says, "Attention friends and neighbors: We're saddened to announce that after almost 2 great years we are no longer open for business, effective...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Casey Brown's handshake was warm, but shy, as if the 10-year-old Lake Evesham girl was surprised anyone would want to shake her hand.
Anne Mekalian's handshake was more confident, but understandably colder, more of a spongy fist bump with the palm open,...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:53 AM
They're taking it like a death in the family.
A death in the family of cool, quirky, character-filled shops that make Baltimore Baltimore.
So, they're mourning.
Tonight is the last night in business for the Video Americain video rental store in Charles...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 4:08 PM
The bowling alley business dream of Baltimore Ravens star Ray Lewis lies half-built in a far corner of the Hunt Valley Town Centre. Cinder blocks and plywood cover the entrances and windows; rubble and metal vents sit piled inside a chain-link fence....
| Jun 2, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Ben Cardin held off about as long as possible for a modern politician, but he finally caved to intense pressure. He launched a Facebook page.
"Back in 1966, when I first ran for the Maryland House of Delegates, there was no Facebook, no Twitter, no...
| May 25, 2011
| 3:18 PM
Don’t be fooled by the photo of the python and bikini-clad lady curled up on the couch. Vegas was all work, no play for City Council President Jack Young.
Young, who long considered the annual Vegas shoppingcenter convention a junket, attended...
| May 17, 2011
| 4:38 AM
The Baltimore Sun turns 174 years old today, and I sure hope that means cake and ice cream in the newsroom.
It's worth noting the milestone, with or without birthday party treats, since so much has changed since the paper first rolled off the presses...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Anyone with the chutzpah to run for mayor shouldn't be intimidated by a gal in a beehive hairdo and cat's-eye glasses, even if the gal in question is armed with a trademark, a litigious nature and a curious interpretation of the First Amendment.
| Jul 14, 2011
| 10:27 AM
A neighbor and friend of mine sent her first grader to camp at the Maryland Science Center, or as she refers to it now, the Maryland Shopping Center. Seems the campers are making regular visits to the gift shop.
Here's what the friend, Janine Holc, a...