| Jun 5, 2011
The body of 13-year-old Tywonde' Jones lay under a white sheet behind a decrepit vacant home in Northwest Baltimore.
He had been stabbed and slashed 228 times. One-hundred and eighty-eight were puncture wounds, some as deep as six inches, piercing his...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Duff Goldman has just baked a cake of Baltimore's Washington Monument in Mount Vernon. And it looks just like the city's most famous landmark — right up to the statue of the nation's first president that stands atop its tower and down to the fine...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:11 AM
Ending nearly 10 years of premieres, midnight Friday marked the release of the final chapter in the Harry Potter saga, and Harford County fans of the ubiquitous wizard of literature and big screen fame were all ready for the momentous event.
| Jul 14, 2011
| 9:06 PM
Towson resident Sophia Wilhelmi, 15, had her ticket to the midnight premiere of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2" long before she showed up at Regal Cinemas in Hunt Valley.
But she wanted to be first in line so she'd get a good seat in the...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 1:33 PM
Thomas A. Kiefaber, a candidate for City Council president, has been ordered to stay away from the historic theater he once owned after its new operator alleged he assaulted staff members on the opening night of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -...
| Jul 8, 2011
National Night Out
The Wilde Lake Community Association, Howard County Police, Columbia Bank, Pizza Boli's and Family Services, co-sponsor a family pizza party for Wilde Lake residents from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2 on the Village Green — rain...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 3:00 AM
These posts and articles were interesting when I starred them. Now I'm not so sure. What do you think? Hey, if you send an email to email@example.com I'll put you in my Google Plus Baltimore Diner Circle and then you can see these fun and...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 11:14 AM
After 400 million books sold and $2 billion at the box office, the final film, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II," opened at midnight July 15 at the Hollywood Theatre.
Not since "Spider-Man 2" premiered in 2004 had the theater on Oregon...
| Mar 20, 2011
| 2:24 AM
The Senator Theatre's operators want to scrap plans for a small-plate restaurant and add more screens to the neighborhood theater that has become "Baltimore's movie palace."
James "Buzz" Cusack and Kathleen Cusack announced their new layout at a public...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 12:42 PM
Just because the school year ended, doesn't mean reading should.
Michaela Segall, a librarian at Catonsville Library, said students who don't read during summer vacation can fall back two grade levels by the time school starts in the fall.
| Aug 6, 2011
| 5:00 AM
I refuse to get on the anti-Facebook bandwagon.
For the last five years or so, Facebook has been the biggest thing on the Web. But some disillusionment was inevitable. Nothing can be the biggest thing forever. In recent months, there's been a rising...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 4:00 AM
To Zac, my son:
As you prepare to enter college, one of your childhood pleasures — the "Harry Potter" books and movies — is ending in theaters around the world. What a journey author J.K. Rowling provided for you and millions of young...