| Nov 23, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A Mr. Tire employee is recovering from first- and second-degree burns after a car fire broke out in the Parkville auto repair shop Friday.
County fire officials responded to the shop in the 7700 block of Harford Road at around 3:50 p.m. where they saw...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:30 AM
An article in the Nov. 30, 1912, edition of The Argus reported an impersonator was a thief in disguise.
Baltimore detectives and the police of Catonsville are searching for a man who has been misrepresenting himself to the residents of Catonsville as an...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:51 PM
In the heart of a little Southwest Baltimore neighborhood are signs saying "Welcome to Wellesley Park" and "Sustain us love."
It goes by the name of Gwynns Falls, and its rowhouses sit tucked behind a bunch of businesses, including a paint brush factory,...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 6:41 PM
Jeff King spent the day car shopping, but only after starting out with his ritual stop at Dunkin' Donuts.
Gary Jones got ready for what he hoped to be the first of many golf outings and performed chores from the proverbial "honey-do" list.
| Jun 9, 2011
| 2:05 AM
When life hands you car theft, make political hay.
“While picking up his car from a local automotive repair shop last month, [Jody] Landers’ vehicle was stolen as he was inside the office and paying for the work,” the former City...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:49 AM
Kathy Harget can afford a car. In fact, she used to own one.
But the 39-year-old Hampden woman decided those wheels were a luxury she could do without. She sold her vehicle and has been car-less ever since — relying on a combination of bicycling,...
| Apr 21, 2010
| 6:59 PM
The state prosecutor has been asked to investigate whether a powerful Maryland lawmaker improperly used his campaign account for personal purchases and other expenses unrelated to his candidacy.
The Maryland Board of Elections requested an...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 6:26 PM
Federal agents seized documents related to insurance claims during a search earlier this year of a Rosedale auto body shop, possibly indicating that a corruption probe into a towing scheme that has ensnared 30 city police officers may now be broadened...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 6:27 PM
With the winter construction hiatus ended and road projects in full swing, Baltimore drivers are seeing orange — as safety cones and barrels mark many downtown roadwork sites. And thanks to a proliferation of lane closings, drivers have plenty of...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:10 AM
This year we had an unusually high number of responses to our readers’ poll which tells us that our readers are more passionate than ever about the businesses and services that are available around town. And though you’ll probably find several...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 4:57 PM
Elizabeth Coxe's back pain was flaring up again. She'd been thrown from a horse about 35 years ago, and a new knee injury was aggravating the old hurt.
Last fall, on the advice of friends, she sought and got relief from Dr. David B. Cohen, the Johns...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 8:02 PM
Seventeen Baltimore police officers were charged Wednesday — and more than a dozen others suspended — in an extortion scheme in which officers are accused of receiving thousands of dollars in kickbacks for steering accident victims to a towing...