| Sep 16, 2013
One of Venroy July's most vivid recollections from when he was a boy growing up in Jamaica was watching boxing with his father, Venry. The November 1992 bout between Evander Holyfield and Riddick Bowe was especially memorable for the Baltimore lawyer...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:57 AM
It is Friday night, and the regulars are starting to arrive at Steve and Linda Migliore's house in Abingdon.
Paul Abbott, the bass player, brings a bottle of pickle-flavored vodka. It is dreadful stuff, but there isn't another bottle like it in the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Dale Dunn strode into Kevin Ondrasek's office at the University of Southern Mississippi with an air of determination. A graduate student with one more year of NCAA eligibility, Dunn told the first-year assistant track coach he had unfinished business....
| Mar 26, 2013
| 6:19 AM
A Jamaican woman received a life sentence Friday for murder in connection with the 2009 death of a man in a White Marsh apartment – after which officials say she and her co-conspirators dismembered the body and disposed of pieces in the Loch Raven...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 3:58 PM
The first caller told Norman Breidenbaugh he had won $2.5 million in a foreign sweepstakes, but there was a catch: Breidenbaugh needed to send $2,000 in fees before collecting his earnings.
Other calls followed, promising Breidenbaugh millions more...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:30 PM
When Asa Bell fled the country in 2008 while free on $250,000 bail on gun and drug charges in Baltimore, the bail bond company appeared to be stuck with the tab from the state.
Four years later, interest has increased the amount to $360,000 and counting....
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Hurricane Sandy is a category 2 storm with 105 mph winds, and though it will be weaker than that five days from now, it could wreak havoc anywhere from the Delmarva Peninsula to Cape Cod, an increasing number of models are showing.
The storm is still...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:19 AM
A Jamaican national wanted on federal racketeering charges alleging he was part of a pot-distribution ring was arrested in New York City this week after he was featured on an episode of “America’s Most Wanted,” the Maryland U.S....
| Jan 26, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Latoya Sharie Epps, 26, who has addresses in the 500 block of Plaza Court and the 300 block of Mayberry Drive, was arrested on a bench warrant Tuesday in a case in which she...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 5:26 PM
In the center of Mobtown Fight Club, a small gym tucked away in an alley off Baltimore Street, Venroy July pounds a speed bag.
Behind him, his trainer Adrian Davis shouts phrases of encouragement.
"Yeah! Work it champ!"
Eyes fixed on the flittering...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 2:58 PM
For the second time in a week, federal authorities are praising Baltimore County police for providing information that spawned a broader indictment against a violent criminal organization operating in Maryland and other states.
The latest case,...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:53 AM
Bridget Tippett, a hygienist with Leiken & Baylin Dental Care on Frederick Road, and her daughters, Sophie, and Ruby, spent 10 days in Kingston, Jamaica, cleaningteeth, providing fluoride treatments and caring for those who need it in that impoverished...