| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:17 PM
If you had to describe the 2014 Janet and Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize Finalists Exhibition at the Walters Art Museum in a single word, "visceral" would fit well.
"It is about line, color, shape, texture and sound," says Robert Mintz, chief curator at...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The Bryn Mawr School for Girls is under consideration for expansion, but officials stress — to the relief of area residents — that it won't happen any time soon.
The school purchased a 2-acre house in the 600 block of West Northern Parkway...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Four people died in different crashes in Baltimore County this past week, police said.
On Monday afternoon, police said Derrick Lawson, 33, was driving a motor scooter and was struck by an SUV at Hollins Ferry and Hammonds Ferry roads in Lansdowne....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:27 PM
A 780-pound steer headed for slaughter in West Baltimore seized a chance at freedom Friday, leaping a barbed-wire fence and taking a brisk two-mile walk along North Avenue that ended when the animal was gunned down by police in Mid-Town Belvedere.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Toni L. Killefer, a former preschool teacher who mentored cancer patients and participated in breast cancer research, died Monday of metastatic breast cancer at her Stevenson home. She was 49.
"I took care of Toni for a number of years, and she had her...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Coupon books good for $30 in food purchases at any Maryland farmers' market are available to Baltimore seniors in low-income households.
The books are available on a first-come, first-served basis at city senior centers through July 10, said Arnold...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Johns Hopkins and Loyola have put their annual men's lacrosse rivalry on hold for the 2015 season.
Unable to find a Saturday date suitable for both sides, the Charles Street rivals agreed to take a break next season and resume their annual series in...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Baltimore law firm Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler said Tuesday it will move to new offices on Pratt Street in December, where it can consolidate operations on a single floor and design space to meet its current needs.
The company, which employs about...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Names are not what they seem for the Baltimore rock quintet Vinny Vegas. Start with the band's name: It is not the alter ego of lead singer Scott Siskind, but rather an obscure reference to a professional wrestler from the early '90s.
Then there's the...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Last winter, Rachel Millman began searching for a home in Baltimore. She combed through listings online, but the work of narrowing down her search based on static images became tedious. What if, instead, she could take a video tour through each house, and...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Low income Baltimoreans can get help with their energy bills at a three-day energy assistance event to be hosted by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
The event, called Energy Assistance Week, will be held Tuesday through Thursday at the Morgan State...
| May 25, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Frances W. Riepe, a former interior decorator who had been a trustee of Ladew Topiary Gardens, died May 16 of congestive heart failure at her home in the Brightwood retirement community in Lutherville. She was 91.
The daughter of Francis Asbury Warner...