| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Loading his earthly belongings into a laundry cart that he rented from Campus Services, Johns Hopkins University freshman Austin Dennis made several trips from his dormitory room to his car on residential Greenway at North Charles Street, opposite the...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The Roland Park Civic League has scheduled a public meeting March 14 to talk about options — or lack thereof — for broadband Internet connectivity in north Baltimore.
"There is so little competition and we suffer in price because of that,"...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The Internet could eventually be as ubiquitous as the air we breathe if the Federal Communications Commission moves forward with a plan to allow free access to an unused portion of the broadcast spectrum. The WiFi networks that would flourish on that...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:36 AM
When Sade's first concert in a decade was announced last fall, she was billed as the sole headliner. Interest was expected to be high because the British R&B singer hadn't toured in years.
But a couple of weeks after tickets had gone on sale for her show...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 6:05 PM
Verizon Communications has agreed to pay $20 million to settle a discrimination lawsuit charging the telecommunications giant with failing to accommodate hundreds of workers whose absences were caused by their disabilities.
The lawsuit and a consent...
| Jun 24, 2011
Verizon Wireless announced it has activated a new cell site in Harford County to expand wireless voice and 3G data coverage, specifically to bring improved coverage and capacity to Aberdeen Proving Ground and surrounding area.
According to a Verizon...
| May 12, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If your idea of a breezy beach vacation involves a plane or passport, then hold off on the tropics and head instead to Virginia Beach.
This resort city of nearly 438,000 people is a laid-back East Coast destination about a five-hour drive from Baltimore....
| Nov 30, 2011
| 9:34 AM
Everyone with a cell phone needs them, but hardly anybody wants a cell phone tower near their home. And nowhere is that more true than in western Howard County.
Cell phone towers and equipment often go unnoticed in the populous parts of Howard, as...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 3:07 PM
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County received a $25,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation and Verizon Wireless' HopeLine Program to use in its Violence Prevention Advocates Program, according to a Nov. 29 release from Verizon.
The grant is the...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Baltimore's Millennial Media Inc., one of the dominant companies in the rapidly growing field of mobile advertising, plans to raise $75 million in a public stock offering — money it will use to expand its operations overseas and go head-to-head...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Jim and Jeanette Harrington, of Havre de Grace, announce the engagement of their daughter, Dana Michele, to Benjamin P. Grefe, son of Eric and Anita Grefe of Parkville.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Edgewood High School and is employed at Verizon...