| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:05 AM
But the scar-faced "Wire" character is not here to steal a dealer's stash or whip a weapon from his long overcoat.
No, Omar Little is here to raise money for charity.
The Twitter account @FundraisingOmar, which popped up last month,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Neighbors of the woman struck and killed by a Charm City Circulator bus Tuesday say Stephanie Albright was a giving woman, caring mother and the unofficial "mayor" of her Howard County community.
Baltimore police spokesman Jeremy Silbert said...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Men's college lacrosse
MAAC bids to host D-I quarterfinals in Buffalo
The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference submitted a bid to host the NCAA Division I men's lacrosse quarterfinals at Ralph Wilson Stadium, home to the NFL's Buffalo Bills, sometime...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Catholic schools in Baltimore propelled George W. McManus Jr. from poverty to success as a lawyer, he says, providing him a solid education. And years later, when the legal tables turned and he needed defense, priests and school officials were there as...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Donors give billions of dollars every year to higher education, and, in many ways, they are the lifeblood of our colleges and universities. When it comes to college giving, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's philanthropy to Johns Hopkins University...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:10 PM
George W. McManus Jr., a retired attorney and philanthropist who gave millions to assist schools and defended the indigent through the Legal Aid Bureau of Maryland, died of congestive heart failure Sunday at his Guilford home. He was 92.
"George was a...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Peter Angelos, the personal injury lawyer who owns the Baltimore Orioles, donated $2.5 million to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center to establish a lung disease treatment center in his name, he and hospital officials announced Wednesday.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Johns Hopkins University won another legal victory Thursday in its attempt to build a research park on farmland previously owned by a woman whose family sued the school, saying she would have opposed the development.
A three-judge panel of the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:20 AM
As the holidays are fast approaching, giving the gift of time and service by volunteering to help support your favorite charity will make a difference in many ways. The Volunteer Center for Anne Arundel County has a Holiday Volunteer Guide now available...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Although the traditional start to the holiday shopping season is still days away, Morgan Somerville has already mapped out her bargain-hunting strategy.
The student employment manager at Stevenson University will pass up Thanksgiving specials to focus...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Last minute Thanksgiving shoppers at an Edgewood Food Lion Wednesday were surprised to see a group of teenagers running up to them at the checkout and offering to pay for a portion of their bill on the holiday eve.
Dorothy Carneal, 78, of Edgewood,...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Many people find the holiday season to be a time to share their blessings with the less fortunate. Local organizations and advocacy groups such as those below would put your gift to good use.
• Oaklands Presbyterian Church has a food pantry on-site...