| Jul 7, 2011
| 6:10 AM
Gas prices are definitely lower but not as low as they were last summer, which is why some retailers --- even Walmart --- have started offering gas discounts to their customers.
Now, most Consuming Interests readers are probably not taking advantage of...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Someone fatally shot Terrence Joyner Sunday as he was walking with 15-year-old Donye Thompson through a Northeast Baltimore gas station parking lot. Police know this much — they and have it on tape.
But while police don’t know the assailant...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:02 PM
City police filed murder charges against a 22-year-old who they say shot and killed a man in a Northeast Baltimore parking lot, while dropping charges against a teenager who was standing with the victim and had fired back at the assailant.
| Apr 23, 2012
| 3:14 PM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| Mar 28, 2012
| 8:37 AM
World-class track athlete Tatyana McFadden is not a flashy person. Soft-spoken with a thin face, dark brown eyes and a deceptively muscular frame, she is not the type to speak of her accomplishments without some prompting. But when she does talk about her...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 2:18 PM
Scientists from the National Aquarium and the Johns Hopkins University say they've found low but potentially harmful levels of toxic oil contaminants in the Gulf of Mexico months after the Deepwater Horizon well blowout was capped.
Erik Rifkin, interim...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 12:58 PM
The case that has rattled the nation's renewable fuels industry began with some flashy cars.
As Rodney R. Hailey accumulated a string of vehicles, including a Rolls-Royce, two Bentleys and a Lamborghini, the Perry Hall man's neighbors became suspicious....
| Nov 29, 2011
| 6:20 AM
Maggie Jackovitz grew up in Towson but chose Harford County as her home almost 25 years ago. Owner of Ewenique Yarns, a knitting/yarn shop, Maggie says, “It's a simpler life here in Harford County. It's a neighborly place and a wonderful place to...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 2:38 PM
Charges have been dropped against a hearing-impaired Havre de Grace man who was accused of raping a woman in April.
The incident dates to April 3, when Havre de Grace Police responded to a call of a woman lying on the ground in the 3000 block of Lewis...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:07 AM
"Gas prices are outrageous."
Catherine Bell, a 66-year-old Social Security Administration retiree, was not happy Tuesday as she filled up her Chrysler at a Howard Street BP Amoco gas station in Baltimore. "You'll see when you get to retirement and you're...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 2:12 PM
I don't know which is more upsetting at the moment: The fact that I live in the area of Baltimore reportedly hit hardest by the storm and still don't have power, or the self-serving tweets from @MyBGE telling me how much it "understands" my "frustration."...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 2:00 PM
The world as Tatyana McFadden knows it is constantly expanding. When you're an internationally recognized sprinter who has spent the greater part of the last decade working to become one of the nation's elite wheelchair athletes, new opportunities and...