| Dec 21, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Baltimore's free New Year's Eve fireworks are back this year, but with an added wrinkle: The Inner Harbor festivities will be encircled by a metal fence, with access restricted to nine points of entry during much of the celebration.
The fence, similar to...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 3:28 AM
Imagine the crowds that attend Artscape and the city marathon. Add the throngs drawn by Barack Obama's pre-inaugural visit. Mix in a few ethnic festivals and a bunch of holiday parades, and you get a sense of the transportation tangle Baltimore faces when...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Chances are many Baltimore commuters will spend the weekend poring over maps, checking out city byways and back streets, and dreaming of something that may not exist come Monday morning's rush hour: a clear shot into downtown.
The Jones Falls...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:41 PM
The closure of Light Street didn't heavily disrupt the flow of baseball fans to Camden Yards on Tuesday night for the Orioles' first home game since a burst water main shut the street section last week, fans and officials said.
Whether that will remain...
| May 1, 2012
| 4:49 PM
On Thursday night, all but a single lane of the Jones Falls Expressway near the 29th Street exit will be closed, signaling the start of a $2 million project to replace crushed drainage pipes and to shore up the soil that supports the crucial...
| May 13, 2012
| 2:11 PM
On an unseasonably warm Saturday nearly four months ago, workers removed six bolts on a manhole cover in the median of the Jones Falls Expressway and lowered an engineer into a dark space about the width of a phone booth.
He emerged four hours later with...
| Sep 21, 2008
THE PROBLEM A sign in a Federal Hill school parking lot has been vandalized so that it includes obscene language but has remained in place for more than two years.
THE BACKSTORY Thanks to a prank more common to The Simpsons' Springfield than Baltimore,...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 7:55 AM
Eric Mischke, Xavier-Middletown, Sr.
Josh Nichols, Manchester, Sr.
Ryan Peloquin, St. Paul-Bristol, Sr.
Anthony Sanders, Platt-Meriden, Sr.
Tyrick Thomas, Windsor, Sr.
Austin Wezenski, Xavier, Jr.
Austen Ahern, Xavier, Sr....
| Nov 15, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Christian County leaders are searching for federal and state funds to prevent flooding in several neighborhoods near Nixa. The issue started long ago when developers built subdivisions without any storm water regulations. After five meetings with...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 5:52 AM
El martes, al cuarto día después de que la colombiana Claudia Murphy, residente de Coral Springs, desapareciera, una docena de familiares se encontraron con la policía e hicieron un llamado desesperado por que regrese a salvo a casa.
| Mar 23, 2012
| 8:25 AM
María Claudia Murphy desapareció justo cuando sus planes de irse del sur de Florida para Tennessee estaban concretándose.
Ella, una colombiana de 45 años, les había dicho a sus amigos que estaba feliz de mudarse a Nashville el mes entrante, donde su...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Martha Valderrama tenía los brazos en alto con un póster que contenía la imagen del rostro de su hermana en Sample Road y Holida Springs Boulevard el fin de semana. La colombiana María Claudia Murphy, de 45 años, ha desaparecido desde hace ya 11 días.