| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. has agreed to buy the television station assets of Four Points Media for $200 million, the Hunt Valley-based broadcaster said Thursday.
Sinclair will buy the seven stations — which television holding company Four...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 10:16 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as council president.
I am a 1968 graduate of Douglass High School (Baltimore City School System). I also attended Coppin State College for three (3)...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Baltimore police confirmed that they are investigating a stabbing of a Charles Village man by an intruder who broke into the victim's apartment Tuesday night.
According to a report, the 25-year-old victim and his girlfriend were awakened by his barking...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Glenn H. Lahman, a pioneering television broadcast chief engineer who never lost his affection for old tube radios, died of cancer Oct. 10 at his Annapolis home. He was 86.
Born in Bucyrus, Ohio, he left a farming community for the Valparaiso, Ind.,...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 6:10 AM
Baltimore Gas and Electric executives received an earful from Laurel officials at an Oct. 13 briefing that focused on the utility company's response to local power outages following Hurricane Irene in September.
Laurel officials asked BGE executives to...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 12:35 PM
Dorothy E. Brunson, who became the first African-American woman in the nation to own a radio station when she bought WEBB-AM in Baltimore, died Sunday of complications from ovarian cancer at Mercy Medical Center.
The Northwest Baltimore resident was 72....
| Nov 2, 2011
| 7:20 AM
TV station owner Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc sees fourth-quarter core broadcast revenue growing on higher ad spend from Japanese auto makers and rising political ad spending, and said it bought eight television stations for $385 million.
The addition of...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Hazel Croner, a prolific fashion illustrator who sketched for Baltimore's department stores and their national magazine ads, died of lung disease Oct. 27 at Northwest Hospital Center. The Owings Mills resident was 98.
In her 70-year career, she was a...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 9:26 AM
When she was 12 years old, Cathy Hobbs would hop in the passenger seat of her mother's brown Cadillac Coupe de Ville and deliver the Columbia Flier.
Last week, Hobbs returned to Columbia with a different job: to teach a home staging certification course....
| Aug 7, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Paul Kruger's on-again, off-again flirtation with outside linebacker is back on.
Initially drafted as a linebacker before switching to defensive end last season, Kruger has returned to the position that he said is his personal preference.
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:54 PM
In recent weeks, at least one local television station has referred to Barry H. Landau, the New York man arrested with an accomplice and charged with stealing documents from the Maryland Historical Society, as a "presidential historian." The TV station,...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 3:40 PM
Campus Hills resident Charles Kloch, a retired 70-year-old banker, began traveling before he could walk, when his father took the family on vacation to Canada. He has no intention of stopping.
He has travelled to 105 countries — not counting the...