| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:38 AM
It’s hot. Too hot to be outside. But here you are, lounging by the pool at the Tiki Barge in South Baltimore, watching the ice melt in your half-empty Jack and Coke.
You’d love to take a dip in the pool, if the water wasn’t 85...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:05 PM
An Ellicott City teen has been charged in connection with using Craigslist ads in a robbery scheme.
The 17-year-old, who has not been identified, was charged with three counts of theft, robbery, second-degree assault and operating a theft scheme. He...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:44 PM
These days, it seems that Manny Machado would rather earn bragging rights by beating a teammate in ping-pong inside the Orioles clubhouse than discuss his possible place in baseball history. He'd rather coax manager Buck Showalter, 35 years his elder,...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Some people drop them. Others leave their mobile phone on the roof of the car and drive off. Or they slip the device into a purse or pocket and miss.
Whatever the cause, smartphones with cracked screens seem to be nearly as common as cellphones...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Two teenaged boys were robbed last week by four men...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:59 PM
If the usual summertime cultural fare — pops concerts, lightweight novels for beach reading, escapist movies — has you hankering for something more substantive and stimulating, head over to the Baltimore Museum of Art.
The new exhibit in the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:19 PM
Baltimore police will work in the coming months with the manufacturer of kiosks that pay cash for broken or used electronics to avoid a possible citywide ban, driven by concerns that the devices entice thieves.
The new regulations are expected to be...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:49 PM
A man was shot and seriously wounded Tuesday afternoon in Northwest Baltimore, police said.
The shooting occurred just before 5 p.m. in the 4200 block of Pimlico Road in the Park Heights area. An unidentified man was found collapsed in a front yard in...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 6:10 PM
— At 2:42 p.m. on Monday — just minutes before the first bomb exploded along the marathon course — Carol Downing's son-in-law and daughters were positioned perfectly to watch her run past the blue-and-yellow finish line painted across...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Darius J. Saunders, 19, of the 100 block of Hanover Street, was charged Friday with disorderly conduct and making a false statement to a peace officer.
Keith Edward Summerfield, 29, of the 200 block of Forest Greens Road, was charged Friday...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
This may shock you, but a new survey shows that kids would rather play video games than read. As a parent who struggles to keep screen time to a miniumm (while also checking email on my iPhone every two minutes), it's a sad reminder of what many of us...