| Dec 10, 2012
| 1:37 PM
The closing of Crush restaurant is not a reflection on the health of business at Belvedere Square shopping center, say merchants, a property manager, city councilman and city planner.
In fact, they say, despite the sudden shuttering of the white-...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:23 PM
David K. Reeves, a retired development director and fox hunting enthusiast, died Nov. 23 of a stroke at Princeton Hospital in Princeton, N.J.
The former Baltimore resident, who lived in Princeton, was 86.
The son of an insurance executive and horseman...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Jeffrey B. Holmes, who worked in wine sales and had been a waiter at Baltimore restaurants, died of undetermined causes Nov. 29 at his Ednor Gardens home. He was 42.
Born in Baltimore, he spent much of his youth in Wilson, N.C., where he attended...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A review of 12,000 papers on climate change in the May 15 issue of "Environmental Research Letters," found that 97 percent of scientists attribute climate change to human activities. Although we're unlikely to reverse climate change, we can mitigate its...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 5:18 AM
Amanda Cunningham wants to make you a Baltimore TreeKeeper.
Cunningham, executive director of the nonprofit Baltimore Tree Trust, is working with the city's forestry board and Tree Baltimore, an umbrella organization for city agencies and private...
| May 17, 2013
| 3:51 PM
The Justice Department's secret review of Associated Press telephone records gives advocates for federal employees one more reason to doubt the Obama administration's full commitment to protecting whistleblowers, particularly those in national security...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Stacey Marie England, 22, of the 200 block of Mayberry Drive, was arrested Saturday on a warrant for failing to appear for court in a case in which she is charged with speeding and speeding in a work zone, failure to display her license on...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:50 AM
President Obama has done what Congress has not: Extend whistleblower protections to national security and intelligence employees.
A new presidential policy directive says employees "who are eligible for access to classified information can effectively...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Hurricane Sandy is one more dramatic demonstration that climate change and its extreme weather patterns are now part of our future.
Although we're unlikely to reverse climate change, we can still mitigate its effects by reducing our driving, our energy...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Dr. James Roncie Duke, a retired ophthalmologist and Johns Hopkins pathologist who was a collector of F. Scott Fitzgerald's works and lived in what once was the novelist's Baltimore home, died of complications from dementia Oct. 16 in Bolton Hill. He...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The new link between meat consumption and heart disease, discovered by Dr. Stanley Hazen of the Cleveland Clinic, is just the latest evidence linking meat consumption to killer diseases that cripple, then kill, 1.3 million Americans annually. Dr. Hazen'...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 5:46 PM
The headmaster of the Calvert School in North Baltimore will depart at the end of the coming academic year for a new position at a school in Houston, school officials announced Wednesday.
Andrew Martire has been headmaster of the Calvert School,...