| Dec 26, 2011
| 3:03 PM
A cluster of vacant rowhouses in the 1600 block of North Gay Street succumbed to the metal claw of an excavator this month, as yet another batch of unwanted city homes turned to rubble.
Once the East Baltimore tract is cleared, nothing will be built...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:10 PM
Private operators would take over six city recreation centers — in some cases, charging annual fees to those who use them or offering programs for ex-offenders and the mentally ill as well as children — under a deal that had been slated to...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 7:10 AM
Remington's housing stock is about to get a big boost.
Baltimore City and a private redevelopment company are moving ahead with separate plans to foster home ownership in the neighborhood by rehabbing vacant houses, many of them on Remington Avenue....
| Dec 17, 2011
| 2:11 PM
There's a lot going on in Waverly, in case you haven't noticed.
Late last month, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake signed a bill designating the old Waverly Town Hall at Greenmount Avenue and 31st Street as the city's latest historic landmark.
| Dec 21, 2011
| 8:02 AM
North Baltimore's first brewery is planned in the Abell/Waverly/Chares Village area and community leaders are making sure no beer will be sold on the premises.
"I would hope that we would be brewing within six months," said J. Hollis Albert III, who...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Behind brown paper covering the windows and a uniformed guard at the front entrance, a new Giant supermarket in the Hampden area is taking shape, days before its scheduled opening March 29.
"We will be ready," said Jamie Miller, a spokesman for Landover-...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Baltimore's top elected officials are battling over whether the city should seize homes because of unpaid water bills after a recent audit found widespread billing errors.
MayorStephanie Rawlings-Blakesays eliminating the threat of liens could endanger...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 3:50 AM
Aleene Johnson was among a steady stream of seniors, some holding canes and reusable canvass grocery bags, who boarded a shuttle bus to the Rotunda Giant on March 15.
Johnson, who lives in the Broadview Apartments on University Parkway, said she wasn't...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 11:04 PM
Over the past three years, the managers of Mount Washington's Ivymount Apartments have struggled to get an accurate city water bill. But nothing prepared them for the shock of a $1.4 million bill.
Past problems paled in comparison. Once a city contractor...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Edith Bershadsky, of Tuscany-Canterbury, came to the Rotunda Giant shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday to buy a ticket for the record-breaking, $540 million Mega-Millions jackpot.
But by the time she got there, Giant Food officials had already removed the...
| Apr 2, 2012
It's been a hectic few weeks for Nick Hyson, but he's managing. Hyson is manager of the new Giant supermarket that held its grand opening in Hampden on March 29, and former manager of the Rotunda mall Giant that closed the same day.
He's been the man...
| Apr 2, 2012
Representatives for Rotunda mall redeveloper Hekemian & Co. will present their plans to the Roland Park Civic League at its next meeting April 5.
The meeting starts at 7 p.m., and the presentation at 7:15 p.m., in Roland Park Presbyterian Church,...