| Sep 1, 2013
Labor Day weekend — the annual celebration of the American worker and our last summer fling — seems also a fitting time to review the state of working Baltimore.
The facts are these:
•Baltimore City's unemployment rate, as of July, is...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Edward Supplee Terry Jr., former head science librarian for the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a decades-long stalwart of Baltimore's Arena Players, died July 1 of leukemia. He was 77.
Mr. Terry, a resident of Baltimore, taught tap...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Carroll Community College students will see a six percent increase in tuition after the college's Board of Trustees voted to formally approve its fiscal year 2014 operating budget June 27.
The board voted unanimously to approve its $30.8 million...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Julia L. "Judy" Flowers, who worked for 40 years for a Randallstown florist, died Sunday from pneumonia at Hospice & Community Care in Lancaster, Pa. She was 84.
The former Julia L. Frazier was born in Baltimore and raised in the city's Pimlico...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 10:31 PM
The Loyola men's basketball team will host a game in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Reitz Arena.
It will be the Greyhounds' first NCAA Division I postseason men's basketball game to be played at home. The...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 3:18 PM
When Byron Westmorland takes the floor with the rest of his Bowie State teammates Saturday night in the first round of the NCAA Division II Tournament, he'll do so knowing he's accomplished what he set out to do.
Two weeks ago he led Bowie State on an...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:30 AM
When Sokoja Kondorka reflects on the violence and death he saw in his home of Darfur, Sudan, he struggles to articulate it.
"You never think that a hundred people are all dead in front of your eyes," he said. "If that's your village and people have been...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:48 AM
After a solid sophomore campaign for McDonogh’s varsity boys basketball team, Evan Fisher has moved on to a new challenge this spring: playing up a level for Nike Baltimore Elite’s 17-and-under AAU team.
Fisher, a sophomore starter for the...
| May 28, 2013
| 3:27 PM
With Kameron Williams and Phil Booth starring in the Mount St. Joseph backcourt, Jaylen Adams was frequently overshadowed during the past two seasons. This summer, however, the rising senior point guard is getting a chance to stand out.
| May 31, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland’s 2015 Big Ten football schedule is set to be released Monday. What do you anticipate?...
| May 17, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A strong and sustainable 21st century economy can only be built from the bottom up. And today, as President Barack Obama visits Baltimore, it is this fact that will drive us to join with him to renew a call for Congress to focus on common-sense...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:07 PM
President Barack Obama told several hundred people gathered at a Baltimore manufacturing plant on Friday that he would keep his administration focused on the economic recovery -- despite a series of political scandals that have rocked the administration...