| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Baltimore is on the cusp of making once unimaginable progress in modernizing its obsolete public school facilities with more than $1 billion in investment over the next 10 years. Broad coalitions of supporters, feasible financing plans and the adoption of...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:08 PM
A $400 million gambling complex that will house a "world-class" casino is rising along Baltimore's Russell Street — land that until last year was barred from construction because of the risk of flooding.
City officials' high hopes for casino...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's announcement of his selection of a running mate in next year's gubernatorial election — the well-qualified Del. Jolene Ivey of Prince George's County — is being overshadowed by a report over the weekend...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Maybe I took those high school civics classes too seriously, but isn't there something wrong when the running for and holding of political office is indistinguishable from the kind of reality shows that you hate-watch?
To wit: the tabloid heaven that...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:53 PM
There's one topic about which everyone at City Hall can agree: The phones are terrible.
Many lack basic features, such as call waiting and caller ID. Some don't tell you when you've received a voice mail. And the city's system is millions of dollars...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:27 AM
What was the hardest lesson you've learned so far?
"Allowing others to take me off my focus and losing faith at key points in my life. That has made a difference in falling or moving to a higher level."
What's a fact about yourself that will surprise...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:16 PM
As Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake begins her nationwide search for a new fire chief, some city and fire union officials are urging her to focus on qualified candidates from within the department.
The city has hired Florida-based Gans, Gans & Associates...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:45 PM
I agree with the Sun Magazine's view that former Baltimore City Mayor Sheila Dixon is a woman who should be watched — watched like a hawk ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22).
Douglas Kaplan, Baltimore
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:08 AM
I eagerly sat down to read The Sun magazine feature on Baltimore women leaders ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22). So imagine my disappointment when I got to No. 8 and saw former mayor Sheila Dixon's name on the list.
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:00 PM
I was very disappointed that you would include former Baltimore City Mayor Sheila Dixon as one of your 50 women leaders to watch ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22).
She was a horrible mayor who stole from the city and poor people, and we are...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I can't believe The Sun put former Baltimore City Mayor Sheila Dixon in its magazine ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22). How pathetic.
I'm pretty sure you could have found someone else to put in instead of her. Do you really want children to...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 8:00 AM
I was very disappointed to see Sheila Dixon included in your feature of Baltimore women leaders ("50 women to watch in Baltimore," July 22).
The other women seemed to be people whose lives so far have indicated they will make positive contributions to...