| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Sojourner-Douglass College in Baltimore is in danger of losing its accreditation and faces serious financial challenges, leaving the small private college's future uncertain.
The Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the accrediting body for...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Monsignor Edward Michael Miller, the longtime pastor of St. Bernardine's Roman Catholic Church who was recalled as the "shepherd" of West Baltimore, died Sunday as he prepared to say Mass. He was 68.
Monsignor Miller was found by parish members when he...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Emanuel Edwin Moaney Sr., a retired case manager for the Job Network Program at the Baltimore County Department of Social Services, died of liver cancer Dec. 16 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 62 and lived in Northeast Baltimore.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:58 AM
Potential is a word Dwayne Morgan has sought to vanquish.
The 15th-ranked basketball prospect in the country according to Rivals.com, Morgan wants to be more than potential during his senior year at No. 3 St. Frances. Potential was the word stickered to...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Vacant, boarded-up shops and rowhouses line the street across from the new North Avenue Gateway apartments. A block south on North Rosedale Street, a 6-year-old girl was killed in the crossfire of a 1991 gang shooting.
Yet when new apartments opened...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:17 PM
The first public hearing before the Baltimore City school board about the recommendations to close schools run by external operators spurred heated exchanges between operators and school officials, and left board members questioning the consistency of the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Nearly 30 years after they first met while living in the same East Baltimore housing project, and 20 years after they left Dunbar to play college basketball, Rodrick Harrison and Rodney Elliott are back in their hometown with a new dream.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Madge R. Cannon, a retired Social Security Administration worker and longtime member of Fulton Baptist Church, died Oct. 22 of heart failure at Envoy of Pikesville nursing home. She was 86.
The daughter of Willie Rice, a factory worker, and Clara...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Baltimore City Community College was awarded nearly $169,000 Tuesday, the first installment of a four-year federal grant to help pay for campus-based, child-care services for low-income parents so they can attend school.
It's one of 58 higher...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 3:30 AM
The flu can strike people starting in October, so Maryland health officials are rolling out their flu vaccine clinics. People can also get flu shots at most pharmacies, doctors' offices and sometimes at work. Everyone 6 months and older should get a flu...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Stringer Bell, John Luther, Nelson Mandela and maybe the next James Bond — the career of Idris Elba is on the rise.
At 40, Elba is one of the most sought-after and respected actors on either side of the Atlantic. And this week, BBC America has four...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:18 PM
A growth spurt in community college enrollment during the recession has all but ended, with numbers declining or leveling off this year, according to state officials.
Three years ago, two-year institutions saw an enrollment boon at the height of the...