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  • From City Hall, Schaefer battled national tides

    From City Hall, Schaefer battled national tides
    Stanley Zerden remembers a time in the 1970s when Oldtown held promise. Largely burned out by the 1968 riots, the area became a focus for then-Mayor William Donald Schaefer, who closed blocks of Gay Street to cars and created a revolutionary concept...
  • The lessons of Schaefer

    The lessons of Schaefer
    Among the many observations made about William Donald Schaefer since his death on Monday, one of the most common has been the lament that we don't have leaders like him anymore. It's certainly true; with all due respect to our current crop of elected...
  • Baltimore tourism a big part of Schaefer legacy

    April 18 was a sad day for Baltimore and for Maryland as we marked the passing of William Donald Schaefer. We would like to express our deepest sympathies to his family and friends and publicly express our eternal gratitude for the leadership and vision...
  • Should Hale still run the tourism board?

    Your article "Inseparable, now separate" (April 24) suggests why Baltimore should have a new chairman of the Baltimore Convention Center and Tourism Board. Ed Hale couldn't run his own bank and had to sell his unit in Canton Square because of his...
  • Neall: Face to face with Schaefer

    Neall: Face to face with Schaefer
    A visit by Mayor William Donald Schaefer to the General Assembly was hard to forget. It was an orchestrated military maneuver — you knew he was coming to your committee because the TV tripods were already set up. His arrival looked a lot like a...
  • Closet secrets

    Closet secrets
    Remember when a walk-in closet was considered a luxury item in a home? Now, what makes any fashion fan salivate is the idea of a closet room. Baltimore interior designer Amanda Austin says more and more homeowners are converting a room to a closet. "No...
  • US Lacrosse's Stenersen sees bright future

    US Lacrosse's Stenersen sees bright future
    Steve Stenersen, a fixture with US Lacrosse since its inception in 1989, can feel a new season coming. Outside of his office, located in a low-slung building near the Johns Hopkins field, boxes were stacked high Wednesday as staffers prepared to transport...
  • Grand Prix team puts tickets on sale, hires GM

    Tickets for the Grand Prix of Baltimore went on sale Monday, a little more than three months before the Labor Day weekend racing festival. The new organizers of the event, Race On LLC, also announced Monday that they have hired veteran racing...
  • Towson native's tribute to her father recalls stories as city firefighter

    Towson native's tribute to her father recalls stories as city firefighter
    For years, the routine never changed. Glenmont resident Bill Heneck would sign off from his "second family," his co-workers at the West Baltimore firehouse where he served as a paramedic and firefighter for 28 years, and come home to his wife, Eunice, and...
  • Orioles' Roberts 'highly doubtful' to attend FanFest

    Orioles' Roberts 'highly doubtful' to attend FanFest
    Because of lingering symptoms of a concussion suffered 16 months ago, Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts most likely will be skipping next weekend’s FanFest at the Baltimore Convention Center. A club source said it was “highly doubtful&...
  • Best week ever: Baltimore events, music, movies and more

    Best week ever: Baltimore events, music, movies and more
    Plan your week with our guide to everything going on through 1/22. MOVIES OPENING (Friday) A Dangerous Method Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Haywire Red Tails Underworld Awakening NOTABLE TV MONDAY Alcatraz (series premiere; 8 p.m.; Fox) Gossip...
  • Boat show offers thrills even for the land-locked

    Boat show offers thrills even for the land-locked
    With attractions that include a world champion water skier, a speedboat that can make it from Baltimore to Annapolis in just over 14 minutes and photo opportunities with Capt. Jack Sparrow, you don't have to be in the market for a boat to enjoy this...