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  • Charming changes give home personality, but family gives it meaning

    Charming changes give home personality, but family gives it meaning
    Lynn and Scott Wegner are used to people telling them theirs is the most unusual home in the Towson neighborhood of Chartleigh. They agree wholeheartedly, even as they enjoy the multiple renovations they have made since purchasing 1950s split-level back...
  • Contract for old Carver Center demolition to be presented in July

    Contract for old Carver Center demolition to be presented in July
    The process of demolishing the old Carver Center building and replacing it with playing fields will begin later this summer, Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance said last week. In an interview on Friday, May 31, Dance said a...
  • Rainbow International of Northeastern Maryland earns industry certifications

    Rainbow International of Northeastern Maryland earns industry certifications
    Three restoration and remediation experts from Rainbow International of Northeastern Maryland have earned certifications for microbial remediation, crime and trauma scene decontamination, and water damage restoration. Rainbow professionals earning new...
  • Back Story: Restoration of ship has ties to Md.

    Back Story: Restoration of ship has ties to Md.
    The 172-year-old whaler Charles W. Morgan, the nation's oldest surviving merchant vessel, will emerge Sunday from an almost five-year, multimillion-dollar restoration effort headed by a former Marylander. Like a proud papa, Quentin Snediker, shipyard...
  • Maryland Science Center to spend $3.15 million on new exhibits

    Maryland Science Center to spend $3.15 million on new exhibits
    By the end of September, Maryland Science Center visitors will be able to stop by The Shed for lessons on bicycle repair or a tutorial on soldering or some other hands-on class. They'll have a chance to sit under a state-of-the-art digital sky in the...
  • Up to 300 city homeowners got inflated tax breaks, councilman says

    Up to 300 city homeowners got inflated tax breaks, councilman says
    Up to 300 Baltimore homeowners are seeing a jump in property tax bills because the city says they have received excessive credits for historic renovations, according to a city councilman briefed on the issue. The city has promised not to seek back taxes...
  • Lawmakers say state should pay city for tax break errors

    Lawmakers say state should pay city for tax break errors
    Several lawmakers are calling on the state to compensate Baltimore amid new disclosures that errors in the historic property tax credit program for homeowners have cut revenue to the city over the past several years. "The state should make us whole,"...
  • Wild turkeys in Harford the result of a sustained restoration effort [Editorial]

    Wild turkeys in Harford the result of a sustained restoration effort [Editorial]
    In recent years, wild turkeys have become relatively common in Maryland, seen fairly regularly in wild areas and parks, and even turning up from time to time in more suburban areas. The photograph published in Wednesday's edition of The Aegis showing...
  • Difficult justice for lead paint victims

    Difficult justice for lead paint victims
    The Housing Authority of Baltimore City has finally done the right thing in paying the remaining $6.8 million it owed in lead paint liability claims. Had the agency not worked so long to avoid its legal responsibility for the damages caused by past...
  • Closing of Waverly Library for major renovations 'bittersweet'

    Closing of Waverly Library for major renovations 'bittersweet'
    Jacques Thompson, 12, was born a year after his mother, Anne Marie Lalmansingh, became manager of the Waverly Library branch. The Roland Park Elementary/Middle School seventh grader loves to read and is a regular at the Waverly branch. He also likes to...
  • Mount Ida wins distinction as this year's Decorator Show House [Ellicott City]

    Mount Ida, the early 19 century Ellicott family mansion, has been named Historic Ellicott City Inc.'s 28th annual Decorator Show House.  From Sept. 28 through Oct. 27, the public will get a rare chance to visit the Mount Ida house, a 1828 Greek...
  • Long-awaited renovation brings new life to Old St. Paul's

    Long-awaited renovation brings new life to Old St. Paul's
    The Rev. Mark Stanley loves his work as rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church on North Charles Street, but during his first eight years on the job, he had a problem. The lighting in the historic building was so poor, the color of the walls and ceiling...