| Aug 25, 2014
Cordelia D. Oliver, a retired Baltimore public schools educator who was one of the first African-American docents at the Baltimore Museum of Art, died Aug. 4 at Gilchrist Hospice care in Towson of complications from a stroke. She was 92.
"Cordelia was a...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Tana Hicken, a Baltimore actress and teacher who deftly portrayed a wide variety of characters on stage during a professional career that spanned more than four decades, died Aug. 17 at her home in Sparks of myositis, an autoimmune disorder. She was 70....
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Walk through a graffiti-tagged corridor, under a light rail bridge, past the cars hurtling down the Jones Falls Expressway and you've entered what some believe could become a wonderland.
A group called Section 1 envisions a skate park built under a...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Note: There was no blotter last week because data was not uploaded to Open Baltimore.
Across Baltimore, 58 robberies were reported by police for the week ending Aug. 9, with the Northeastern and Southeastern districts the hardest hit, according to...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 1:34 PM
The original Chesapeake Restaurant was a Baltimore dining institution for more than 50 years until it closed in the late 1980s.
After a 24-year dormancy, the doors at 1701 North Charles St. opened in June 2013, with a new restaurant, named The...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Philadelphia-based Delancey Street Capital said Tuesday it bought the Sail Cloth Factory apartments near the University of Maryland, Baltimore for $12.9 million last month, the firm’s fourth acquisition in the city.
Delancey Street President...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Though seldom emerging from the steel-and-reinforced-concrete bunker under the Baltimore Sun building on North Calvert Street from which I direct news desk operations, I do occasionally appear in public. Two such occasions are near, with one on the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:02 PM
With City Councilman William H. Cole IV leaving to run Baltimore's economic development corporation, candidates began lining up Friday to take over his seat representing the Inner Harbor, Federal Hill and Bolton Hill.
Bill Romani, president of the...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Pen & Quill, the new restaurant from the Karzai family (The Helmand, Tapas Teatro and B, a Bolton Hill Bistro) will open Monday.
It's taking over the main restaurant space at The Chesapeake property at the corner of Charles and Lanvale streets,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:21 PM
A man was shot multiple times Monday around noon on the border of Madison Park and Bolton Hill.
Police said that the victim was shot in the back, shoulder and hip in the 1600 block of Eutaw Pl. just before noon and was determined to be in "good"...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:25 PM
A troubled Reservoir Hill property that came to be known as "Murder Mall" will be demolished under an agreement that's left some residents relieved but others worried about where they'll go.
Baltimore Housing officials have been trying for at least four...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Cory McCray spent his 18th birthday in a Baltimore jail cell. Antonio Hayes was raised by his grandmother when his mother's drug addiction got too bad. Brooke Lierman grew up in the affluent suburbs of Montgomery County, the daughter of a renowned...