| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:45 PM
A burst of heat and humidity prompted early school closings and electricity-saving measures across the region Wednesday, but a snap back to fall-like weather lies ahead Friday and through the weekend.
Temperatures surged to highs of 95 degrees at...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:16 PM
On game nights like Tuesday, the televisions in Gary Rissling's restaurants show Washington Capitals' hockey contests. But he'd gladly tune in to watch a local team, should Baltimore one day get back on the ice.
"Can you imagine a rink built beside M&...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:13 PM
David Edington, a retired McCormick & Co. executive, died of complications from hip surgery and bone cancer Sunday at his Roland Park home. He was 76.
Born David Hamilton Edington in Washington, he was the son of Wallace and Edrie Edington. He was a 1955...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:56 PM
James B. Culp Sr., a retired mechanical engineer and World War II combat veteran who was present for the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp, died of congestive heart failure July 13 at his home in the Charlestown Retirement Community. The...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:45 AM
When Michelle and Matthew Gorra moved to Upper Fells Point four years ago, they saw it not only as an investment in Baltimore's revival but in their own future.
Michelle Gorra, a 36-year-old pediatrician, thought hard about that future last week as...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:52 PM
As T. Rowe Price weighs whether to remain at its Pratt Street headquarters in the heart of Baltimore, the safety of its employees is a key concern, the company's CEO said Wednesday.
Employees of the Baltimore-based money manager have been harassed by...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. said Friday that it expects to spend more than $15 million to inspect, maintain and replace utility poles in parts of the region this year.
BGE said it plans to check the condition of more than 36,000 of the wooden poles...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:19 PM
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...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. asked Friday for a monthly surcharge on gas customers to cover part of the cost of replacing old pipes, a request that comes in addition to the rate increase and electric surcharge it is seeking.
BGE said it asked state...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The Sykesville Freedom District Fire Department and the Carroll County Sheriff's Office will sponsor a Night Out event 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6, at the Fire Department, 6680 Sykesville Road.
More than 70 exhibits and tables — including...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Catherine L. Benicewicz, a retired substitute teacher who sought to keep alive the history of the Polish community that inhabited Brooklyn and Curtis Bay, died Saturday of kidney failure at Harbor Hospital.
The lifelong Brooklyn resident was 94.
| Aug 5, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. and other utilities in Maryland will make the case to state regulators Tuesday that customers who don't want smart meters should pay an upfront charge and a monthly fee — anywhere from $15 to $87 — to opt out....