| Feb 27, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake launched her campaign to repair Baltimore's long-neglected schools Monday, introducing a bill to more than double the city's bottle tax as part of a plan to borrow hundreds of millions of dollars to fix dilapidated...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 1:41 PM
For a guy who says he's 24 and wears shorts, sneakers and a barely tucked shirt with a tie to an awards dinner, Joshua Fissel sure has a lot of work experience.
Fissel, the new director of Baltimore City's Roosevelt Recreation Center in Hampden, was...
| Jul 12, 2011
The Northern District's new commander introduced herself to the public at a community picnic Sunday and said in an interview that one of her most immediate initiatives is to crack down on violence on the border of the Northern and her old district, the...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 8:38 PM
The commission that awards accreditation to higher education institutions has placed Baltimore City Community College on probation because of concerns about the school's ability to evaluate student learning.
The Middle States Commission on Higher...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 3:01 PM
Immanuel "Mannie" Payne is practicing daily for what he calls his big chance. At 12, the West Baltimore middle schooler will be the youngest of seven contestants to take the stage in the first Charm City Talent Contest Thursday. And, he is the only...
| May 30, 2012
| 8:39 AM
The bleachers have been folded up against the walls, leaving only a few bench spots for the smattering of parents and siblings in a nearly empty Baltimore City Community College gym.
On the right baseline stands a 6-foot-1 shooting guard who might...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:00 PM
For Donna Crivello, it was a joyous busman's holiday born of sadness.
The co-owner and inspiration behind Donna's restaurants in Mount Vernon, Cross Keys, Charles Village and Columbia watched her Mount Vernon restaurant burn in a spectacular five-alarm...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 1:41 PM
While members of the public had much to say when plans were announced to raze Read's drugstore in Baltimore — the site of pioneering civil rights sit-ins by Morgan State students — few stepped forward Saturday to discuss ways to commemorate...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:26 PM
Baltimore Fire Department recruits were allowed to see confidential testing materials before an exam in June because the training staff didn't know better, according to newly public documents that detail the internal investigation into the city's...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Joseph Eugene Hamilton Sr., who coached baseball teams at the Community College of Baltimore and Essex Community College, died Nov. 17 of pancreatic cancer at Harbor Hospital.
The lifelong Locust Point resident was 77.
Born in Baltimore, Mr. Hamilton,...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 8:56 PM
W.E.B. DuBois' game plan Thursday was to slow No. 7 Lake Clifton. It didn't work, however, as the Lakers rolled to a 61-28 victory.
Kevin Carr finished with 12 points and 12 rebounds to lead the host Lakers (2-0).
Douglass 78, Reginald F. Lewis 53: The...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 4:14 PM
Exelon Corp.'s pledge to build a new Baltimore headquarters as part of its proposed buyout of Constellation Energy could alter the city's skyline, injecting fresh life into the traditional downtown business district or further expanding the waterfront...