| Nov 11, 2012
| 11:11 AM
Next weekend, visitors to the Baltimore Art Museum's newly renovated Contemporary Wing may find themselves staring up at a hole in the ceiling, their mouths gaping open like fish.
They'll have been hooked by a central feature of the $6.5 million building...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Baltimore County Police say a FedEx delivery person was robbed in Towson along LaSalle Road. The incident occurred Oct. 31 in the 8600 block of LaSalle Road, between 7 p.m. and 7:38 p.m.
According to the report, the FedEx driver making a pickup was...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Even as a child, Victoria Vox knew music was her plan.
"I decided that I was going to be a singer when I was 6," the 34-year-old Baltimore resident said. "I loved the way music moved me."
The Green Bay, Wisc., native — and ukulele fan —...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Wedding Day: Aug. 11, 2012
Her story: Alexandra Heifetz-Jones, 29, grew up in Dayton. She lives in Davis, Calif., and is in her second year at the University of California-Davis School of Law. Her mother, Suzanne Heifetz, is a clinical social worker in...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:12 PM
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger’s policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Maryland State Police and Sheriff's Office reports:
Angel Luis Alicea, 27, of the 600 block of West Market Street, was charged Saturday with being a fugitive from Pennsylvania justice.
Julie Tomar Paradis, 30, of the 600 block of West Bel...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Two women left a Reisterstown jewelry shop with hundreds of dollars after hawking a shoebox full of gold and silver, much of it allegedly linked to a string of nearly 30 area burglaries. They might never have been arrested, police said, because the...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Baltimore County Police say a homeowner was duped into going into his basement by a man claiming to be with the "water company," and while they talked, an accomplish made off with valuables.
The incident occured in the 2100 block Suburban Green Drive, in...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 12:32 PM
It's summer. School's out. "No more pencils, no more books ..."
Whoa. That refrain does not apply in Baltimore County, where the Summer Reading Club sponsored by the public library system shows kids are embracing books more than ever during their...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Throughout his time at Goucher College, Joe Edwardsen believed that there was a serious lack of good pizza in the city. So about six years ago, he decided to fix the problem by starting his own pizza business, Joe Squared. The Station North resident, 32,...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Steve Dombroskie has always been devoted to animals — alive and extinct.
"I wanted to be a zookeeper since I was about 4 years old," the 26-year-old Mount Washington resident said. "My back-up plan was to work at Jurassic Park, but that kind of...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 1:36 PM
You'd think that almost being bitten by a 9-foot-long python would turn Kyle Mays running for the door. But for some reason, the Woodberry resident has continued working at Baltimore's National Aquarium for five years.
"I have always wanted to work...