| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:15 AM
I loved Lori K. Brown's recent commentary on a Baltimore City police officer's cruelty to animals ("Lessons from Nala," June 30).
Like everyone I know, I was disgusted by the horrible killing of someone's pet, and Ms. Brown perfectly articulated our...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 1:25 PM
A zoo menagerie — including a parrot, a boa constrictor and an African pygmy hedgehog — greeted 5-year-old Finn Seamans of Odenton on Wednesday when he arrived at a courtyard between two office buildings in Elkridge.
But the animals,...
| 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 6, 2014
Sunday, June 8
Community fair The Israel Peace Fair will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Columbia Jewish Congregation, 5885 Robert Oliver Place in Columbia. Event features nonprofits which support peace, social justice and environmental issues in...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:28 PM
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore announced Wednesday that it will no longer permit visitors to smoke on its grounds beginning July 1.
The zoo said that it will ask visitors to leave the grounds to smoke or use tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. The...
| 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....