| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:19 PM
When my son James was a student at Loyola High School in the 1990s, I was active in the school's Fathers' Club, which was a collection of guys from all walks of life who enjoyed a good time and shared a connection at the Towson school.
One of the club's...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:54 AM
There are any number of ways to view last week's raucous City Council committee meeting, where by a 3-0 vote, members approved a $107 million public financing deal for the Harbor Point development.
It was theater, for sure, with drama and high dudgeon...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Robert L. Bogomolny, who announced his retirement this week as president of the University of Baltimore, has not always had the smoothest tenure, having stoked tensions at times both in the city and the academic community. But history will judge him...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:53 PM
There is something wonderfully nutty about the beginning of the National Football League season — that outrageously hyped and often appallingly violent national, made-for-TV gladiatorial pastime — and this year, Baltimore is knee-deep in it....
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:34 PM
With the eyes of the entire baseball world fixed on Camden Yards for the first time in eight years, the Orioles didn't disappoint.
Over the course of a 162-game season, some wins can get lost, but the Orioles' 4-2 victory over the Yankees on Sunday...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday that she intends to seek new proposals to develop the long-stalled "Superblock" before year's end.
"My plan is for the [request for proposals] to be issued this fall," she said. "We're exploring ways to...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's announcement this week that she won't grant developers of the long-stalled Superblock another extension of their exclusive right to build on the property acknowledged a painful truth that has been apparent for some time:...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:08 PM
The former developer of the long-stalled "Superblock" project has accused the city of improperly terminating its deal for the downtown west-side property — and is demanding millions in compensation.
Lexington Square Partners is seeking to...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake won't grant another extension to the developers of the long-stalled "Superblock" project on the city's west side, putting the future of the ambitious plan in jeopardy.
Kaliope Parthemos, the city's deputy chief of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Maryland's highest court said Tuesday that it won't reconsider its February decisions striking down the lion's share of $1.65 billion judgments against ExxonMobil Corp. in connection with an underground gasoline leak in northern Baltimore County.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:41 AM
The law firm of Peter G. Angelos has scaled back its request for a Baltimore judge to group together almost 13,000 asbestos cases, asking the court to look only at cases where the plaintiffs alleged they contracted cancer as a result of their exposure...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Peter G. Angelos, the Baltimore Orioles' principal owner, has donated $1 million to his alma mater, the University of Baltimore School of Law, to support an academic partnership with the state's four historically black colleges and universities, the law...