| May 24, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Lewis E. Porter, a retired civil engineer who during his more than four-decade career designed roads and highways for the Baltimore County Department of Public Works, died May 18 from mesothelioma at his Wiltondale home. He was 75.
The son of an...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Legislators who learned this week that Baltimore will replace its troubled network of 83 speed cameras say the planned upgrade will do nothing to slow momentum in Annapolis toward tightening rules that govern the automated cameras across Maryland....
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Johns Hopkins President Ronald J. Daniels formally notified the university community Tuesday of the school’s intention to consider a conference affiliation for men’s lacrosse.
Daniels sent an email saying the shifting landscape of the...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:59 AM
On March 20, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., The Baltimore Sun will chronicle a day in the life of Baltimore. We want to see how you spent the first day of spring.
You'll show us how you work, play and go about your business right here in...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Ed Reed sure seems to be serious about exploring his options on the open market.
As I write this, the free-agent safety is in Houston, where the Texans have rolled out the red carpet for the likely future Hall-of-Famer. They scooped him up in a...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:38 PM
The man appears in a No. 5 Joe Flacco jersey weeping, leaping, pounding his fists on the floor, flinging himself on a couch, grabbing the TV screen with both hands, looking for all the world as if he's about to explode. He's screaming at the top of his...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 4:44 AM
WEATHER: Winter weather advisory in effect through 9 a.m. for parts of the region. Rain and clouds expected to taper off through the day, with highs in the 40s.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
| Dec 30, 2012
| 2:17 PM
When celebrants turn their eyes to the sky to watch fireworks burst over the Inner Harbor at the stroke of midnight Monday, a host of cameras will be looking down at them.
About 100 CitiWatch cameras around downtown will be sending live feeds back to...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Of this, there is not much debate: no one in sports has mastered the pregame speech like Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis. And his gift for hyper intense gab — the way he builds to furious crescendo, cajoling those listening to rise up against an enemy...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Baltimore officials on Wednesday hired a private company to oversee an overhaul of the city's speed and red light camera system — and audit tickets to ensure accuracy.
The city's spending panel, the Board of Estimates, approved a six-month, $278,...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Matthias Manz isn't sure what to do. The Original Northwood resident's family received four speed camera tickets in the past three years and coughed up the $40 fine each time, trusting that the government wouldn't issue bogus citations. Now, with the...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Once upon a time, people interested in taking a picture used a device known as a camera. Taking pictures was all that this device did. It could never make phone calls. Or play music and video.
The pictures were captured on something called film, which...