| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:41 AM
What would it take to get you to pose like a penguin and share it for everyone on the interwebs to see?
It's worth contemplating because the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is celebrating the opening of its new Penguin Coast -- which will let visitors get...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:02 PM
The fall fundraising party season revs into high gear next weekend with a plethora of big shindigs that can cost big bucks to attend — all for a worthy cause, of course. From the Night of 100 Elvises to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Gala, tickets...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Devin Cook's community college lacrosse coach said that the 20-year-old, a business major who was active in lacrosse leagues around the city, wanted to use sports as a way of getting a scholarship and completing college.
He had recently earned enough...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:25 AM
There were 71 robberies reported across Baltimore by police for the week ending Aug. 16, a 20 percent increase over the previous week.
The robberies appeared to be concentrated in the northern areas of the city - 14 occurred in the Northeastern...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Baltimore police officials have replaced the commander of the homicide unit as two high-profile cases remain unsolved amid a recent spate of violence that saw a killing a day.
Maj. Dennis Smith, asked in April to oversee both homicide and the shooting...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:04 PM
She was buried in a small pink coffin.
But before the casket closed Friday, mourners gathered at the Israel Baptist Church in East Baltimore to say goodbye to 3-year-old McKenzie Elliott, whose hair, as in many of the pictures of her that flashed on...
| Aug 8, 2014
The following activities will be offered at the Arnold Senior Activity Center, 44 Church Road. Information: 410-222-1922:
Scrabble Challenge your brain by playing Scrabble, 12:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays. New participants are welcome....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Devastated parents and distressed police and political leaders took to the streets Saturday to plead with the Waverly community to help catch the killers of 3-year-old McKenzie Elliott, whose shooting death has galvanized the city to stop a surge of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:30 AM
"To get out of work at 5 o'clock, I will do anything."
That's what Karen Stokes, executive director of the Greater Homewood Community Corp., was thinking in 2009, when she got involved in Fluid Movement. Her initial exposure to the performance art...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Nick Pasko of Bel Air and Patrick Hairfield of Abingdon finished one-two in the 20-24 age group Saturday in a round-trip between the Baltimore Zoo and Lake Montebello.
The two were among 4,059 runners who raced in the annual Baltimore 10 Miler.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:31 AM
William G. "Bill" Evans, an award-winning Baltimore advertising executive who was the creative force behind the enduring "Charm City" advertising campaign of the early 1970s, died June 20 of cancer at the Hospice of Queen Anne's in Centreville. He was 83....
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:49 PM
The Maryland Zoo is calling all birds of a feather to help name its new bald eagle.
The contest, which opened on Independence Day and runs through July 14, is asking the public to name its newest avian resident, a female eagle found in North Carolina in...