| Jul 8, 2012
| 2:05 PM
The reopening of Annapolis' Market House, set for October, is likely to be delayed.
"It may not be Oct. 1, so I may be walking the plank after all," said Mayor Joshua Cohen. He had vowed to take a plunge into the harbor if the historic building at City...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:08 AM
For the past six years, the building at 6228 Sykesvillle Road (Route 32), in Eldersburg, once known as Nathan Henry's Restaurant, has stood empty. But it hasn't been forgotten.
The nondenominational Journey Church Community has been planning to turn...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 12:14 PM
During this election cycle, it is increasingly popular in some circles to condemn government as wasteful, inefficient and incompetent. While there are thousands of federal, state and local government programs, each with its own index of success or...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Twenty years after opening its first large residence for students, the Maryland Institute College of Art plans to build a $16.5 million addition that will increase the number of undergraduates living on campus and help revitalize Baltimore's North...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 9:59 AM
Baltimore Housing Commissioner Paul T. Graziano met last month with an influential state lawmaker to discuss more than $8 million in unpaid court-ordered judgments against the city’s housing authority, which have resulted from lead-paint poisoning...
| May 1, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Angry phone calls began pouring into The Sun a few months ago, describing renovations that were taking shape in the Baltimore City school system’s information technology department as fit for the executive of a private corporation.
| Sep 1, 2012
| 3:29 PM
John Tokar, owner of Vintage Restorations Limited, in Union Bridge, started tinkering with British cars in 1969 when he was a teen in Bayonne, N.J., and his uncle sold him a 1959 Hillman Minx for $50.
"It needed a clutch, so I got involved in working...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:20 AM
The aging Roland Park fire station, home of Engine 44, will be closed for at least three months later this year for renovations on the second floor, and its firefighters and paramedics probably will be reassigned to Hampden's fire house until the work...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 12:57 PM
In her senior year at the Catholic High School of Baltimore, Michele "Wojo" Wojciechowski performed her first stand-up comedy routine. She wrote the jokes and found she liked delivering them to a crowd.
"I love making people laugh," she said. "Writing...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 11:34 AM
The final stage of a seven-month renovation to the Catonsville Family Center Y, an exterior paint job, should be completed by the end of this week.
But members and visitors to the facility at 850 South Rolling Road are already enjoying some of the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:38 AM
The cost of school construction is rising, the Board of Education was warned Thursday night, as Superintendent Renee Foose presented her $107.3 million capital budget request for fiscal year 2014, which means projects will cost more to build.
| Apr 21, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Lady Baltimore has withstood much in 189 years perched overlooking Courthouse Square.
She has lost both of her arms over the decades — one of them, holding high a wreath that signifies service to the republic, was sheared off by a gust of wind in...