| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Aberdeen police report:
A brush fire was reported last Thursday at Route 715 and Hickory Drive.
Someone broke a windshield on a vehicle Friday at West Bel Air Avenue and Baltimore Street.
Money and medicine were stolen by a known suspect...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 10:50 AM
In 2008, Paul Tough’s first book, “Whatever It Takes,” told the story of the Harlem Children’s Zone, a massive effort to leverage a pre-birth-through-high-school system of education services to change the trajectory of 10,000...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The Sun's recent editorial ("Bottle tax, or what?" April 22) calls a proposal to rehabilitate city schools with a regressive, job-threatening beverage tax a "good start."
The Sun misses the broader economic implications the tax would have on residents...
| May 1, 2012
| 8:43 AM
Faidley's storied crab cake will compete for the title of best sandwich in America on a new Travel Channel show debuting on June 6.
In eleven episodes, "Adam Richman's Best Sandwich in America" will introduce viewers to 30 iconic sandwiches in 27 cities....
| May 3, 2012
| 11:10 AM
An idea that mushroomed out of the Baltimore Tech Facebook group back in November, led by local tech guru Mike Subelsky, is coming to fruition this month. That's right: Geeks On A Train.
The idea of better connecting the Northeast tech/geek/entrepreneur/...
| May 8, 2012
| 5:48 AM
Baltimore County sent a letter on May 2 demanding that the owners of the Simkins Mill renovate or raze the burned out structure in western Catonsville by July 1.
The letter from Donald Brand, a building engineer with the county, states that the owners of...
| May 26, 2012
Joshua A. Barbati, a retired Baltimore County public school educator and longtime Loch Raven resident, died May 11 of melanoma at Levine & Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville, N.C.
He was 79.
The son of Italian immigrants, Mr. Barbati was born in...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:09 PM
Any high school graduate who thinks that college is merely a next step should walk a mile in Gabe Acheson's shoes. When the Park School graduate arrived Thursday at Yale University, he'd walked nearly 400 miles, fulfilling a promise he'd made in his...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:06 PM
For the first time in years, Baltimore is no longer among the nation's five deadliest cities, according to statistics for 2011 compiled by the FBI and released Monday.
Baltimore saw a 12 percent decline in murders last year, with the total dropping below...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:24 PM
In naming Julia Marciari-Alexander as executive director on Wednesday, the Walters Art Museum board of directors entrusted one of Baltimore's most important arts institutions to a rising star — and signaled an emphasis on community engagement even...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Dr. William Dewey Blake, a retired University of Maryland School of Medicine professor who was chairman of the department of physiology, died of cancer Sunday at his Bath, Maine, home. The former Bolton Hill resident was 94.
Born in Summit, N.J., and...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Movie tickets at the Northwood Theatre cost just 90 cents back in 1963. But for some, the price of admission was considerably higher.
It took years of picketing and nights in jail for hundreds of African-American college students and their supporters...