| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:20 AM
In July 2008, Angel Carpenter, better known as DJ AngelBaby, fulfilled her lifelong dream of earning an on-air position at 92Q, the city's hip-hop radio station. On one of her first days at the job, Carpenter spotted the source of her inspiration —...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Visitors celebrating Virginia's 80th Historic Garden Week at the Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont might not immediately see a connection to Baltimore.
The American painter, known for his portraiture, hailed from Detroit. His home, recognized...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:10 AM
The sign hanging above New Life Christian Center is simple, spelling out "church" in red letters.
New Life's pastor, the Rev. Archie Harris, said he was saving money by only purchasing the six-letter sign when the church moved to Laurel's Pheasant Run...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Baltimore officials said Monday they are scrapping all 83 of the city's automated speed cameras and "methodically" replacing them with newer models, after a Baltimore Sun investigation found errors with the system.
The overhaul, estimated to cost...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:31 PM
It seems like Ellicott City has come in for an inordinate amount of disasters from floods, fires and railroad wrecks since its founding in 1772.
The latest incident occurred this week when a CSX train bound for Baltimore derailed, spilling coal from...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 9:24 AM
In the 17 years since Katie Cleary and Sharon Dongarra locked eyes in the kitchen of an Arby's restaurant, they have shared a first, tentative kiss, traded letters across continents, set up a home, exchanged vows before family and friends, signed a host...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:17 PM
As saints go, possibly only St. Valentine is more thoroughly integrated into American pop culture than St. Patrick.
Though their stories are rote to the faithful, they are perhaps less well known to the public at large. St. Valentine, whose feast day...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 7:55 PM
On New Year's Eve, Shawn Wetzel went from his home near Gettysburg, Pa., down to his favorite fishing spot on the Potomac River at Fort Washington Marina.
Wetzel, who goes there every weekend, has caught around seven catfish weighing more than 60pounds...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:29 AM
It's Titanic time.
As the world pauses to remember the great calamity of April 14-15, 1912, two area restaurants are re-creating the last meal — or at least some aspects of it — for the 100th anniversary.
Langermann's in Canton is offering a...
| May 28, 2012
Children on bicycles and parents carrying food and drink descended on The Circle to spend the Sunday before Memorial Day.
The occasion was the annual Alonsoville Memorial Day Picnic. That's how it's been for 39 years in the Keswick community - also known...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 9:07 PM
For his 50th birthday, Patrick Sutton got down — but not dirty — on the farm.
The Baltimore interior designer is known for his elegant, understated and carefully curated spaces. To celebrate his milestone birthday, he and his girlfriend,...
| Nov 9, 2012
Sunday, Nov. 11
Theater The Pasadena Theatre Company presents the musical "1776" at 3 p.m. at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Play is based on events surrounding the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Tickets...