| Jun 14, 2012
| 6:48 AM
The 25th annual Columbia Festival of the Arts offers enough choices in music, theater, dance, art, literature and film that you'll be challenged to see how many events you can juggle during the next two weeks.
Those choices hit immediately with the...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 4:22 PM
City leaders hope that by this time next year they'll have returned from Annapolis with funds to put toward making the Inner Harbor what its original designers intended it to be — "a playground for Baltimoreans."
"The city has changed so much...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Baltimore-area restaurants took to social media on Wednesday to announce weather-related specials, closings and promotions:
Food trucks mostly kept off the road. They Gypsy Queen, Miss Shirley's, South Carolina BBQ, Iced Gems, Kommie Pigs and Wheyrich...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:46 PM
To Deontae Smith's mother, there was no question her son had been to the Super Bowl parade on Tuesday. And she's upset that Baltimore police didn't make the same connection sooner.
Deontae was fatally stabbed outside a McDonald's restaurant at Howard and...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said today that the fatal stabbing of a teenager after the downtown Ravens parade incident was a "grim reminder that there's a lot of work to do."
"It’s a tragedy. Whether it happened during the parade, as a part...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:34 AM
A portion of Light Street near the Inner Harbor will close Friday night through the weekend as crews remove a pedestrian bridge over the street, the first of intermittent closures through the spring, officials said.
The road will be closed between...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The folks at Old Bay are shaking up some Ravens pride. On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, the McCormick World of Flavors store at Harborplace will host daylong "Baylieve" rallies, at which fans can pick up free "Baylieve" posters and signs and buy...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 5:06 AM
Remember how everyone threw on all their purple and hauled their spirited selves down to the Harbor Monday to see the Ravens off?
Well, the "Today Show" folks are hoping at least some of them will be back there Friday as they film live to show off...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Decades ago, developer James W. Rouse looked at a rundown industrial waterfront in downtown Baltimore and saw the makings of an attraction called Harborplace at the Inner Harbor.
Now a former Rouse employee looks at an expanse of woods in downtown...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 9:13 PM
A good deal of blood was spilled on both sides. … It was one battle from the President Street Depo —- to the Camden Street depot — I can say no more.
Baltimorean Catherine N. Smith, April 1861
One week after the bloodless...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 8:38 AM
William Donald Schaefer, the dominant political figure of the last half-century of Maryland history, died Monday after a "do-it-now" career that changed the face of Baltimore while bringing a new burst of energy to the city he loved.
Mr. Schaefer was 89....
| Oct 10, 2011
| 5:42 PM
Ben Pfeffer traded his Charles Village apartment for a sleeping bag across the street from the Inner Harbor.
He gave up a roof over his head to join a protest without specific goals or a clear end date. He's not even sure what would constitute a...