| Oct 14, 2012
Online listings offered the Northeast Baltimore home for rent at a bargain price. The problem? It's not for rent — it's for sale. And the owners had nothing to do with those ads.
This sort of scam proliferates on websites and in rental advertisers,...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 9:08 PM
For sale: painstakingly restored Vietnam War-era Marine helicopter. Records missing, but mounts, gun replicas and rocket pods included. The blades spin, but the 1965 UH-1E Huey gunship is not flyable.
To view, visit Cevon McLean's backyard in Lothian....
| Feb 21, 2012
| 2:41 PM
What led to a teen dance being canceled at The Other Barn in the Oakland Mills Village Center depends, fittingly, on who's doing the spinning.
The disc jockey hired for the event — scheduled Friday night, Feb. 17 at the 220-capacity venue —...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:11 AM
At one point in John Ford's western film "The Searchers," Hollywood icon John Wayne turns to a member of the search party and says, "So we'll find 'em in the end, I promise you. We'll find 'em. Just as sure as the turnin' of the earth."
While not in...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Part of the charm of Baltimore's arts scene is that someone is always hitting the "refresh" button.
An art gallery or music club shuts down on one block, only to have another pop up a few streets over. Abandoned or underused venues might suddenly...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 3:48 PM
A man was robbed of money at knifepoint Saturday morning while he was meeting with a friend to pick up a phone that had been advertised for sale on Craigslist, the Harford County Sheriff's Office reported.
The man was approached by another man at 6:35 a....
| Nov 27, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Billy Woodward is living his dream. He has performed in Japan, toured Memphis, and has recorded in Sun Studios, Elvis Presley's original recording studio.
For Woodward, Presley has always been a musical influence.
"I was immediately drawn to his raw...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Baltimore County police say a 27-year-old Pennsylvania woman who used the online classified site Craigslist to arrange the sale of an iPad mini in Towson on Monday ultimately went home empty handed — without the iPad and without any money for its...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:22 AM
Bill Patterson grew up in Timonium and rooted, of course, for the Orioles.
So as soon as the chance to nab some playoff tickets came up this season, he placed an order through the team.
But Patterson, who now lives in Parkton, knows as well as anyone...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Alexa J. Felts, 21, of the 700 block of Cronin Drive, was arrested on a bench warrant Tuesday in a case in which she was charged with theft less than $100.
Items were stolen...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 4:08 AM
Architects live and breathe design, blissfully losing themselves in details most people would never notice — the bevel of a trim, the way light falls across a room, squared legs or curved.
So what happens, we wondered, when two such aesthetes...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
"You must be rich."
A grandfather who asked where I lived told me this, straight out. We were at the B&O Railroad Museum playground in Baltimore with our preschoolers, mine a grandnephew. I had unwisely confessed to living in Manhattan.