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  • Dean R. Wagner, math teacher

    Dean R. Wagner, math teacher
    Dean R. Wagner, a retired mathematics teacher who spent his retirement researching Baltimore residential communities, died of cancer Sept. 11 at his Original Northwood home. He was 77. He was born in Piqua, Ohio, and attended high school there. His...
  • Councilwoman fights Tamber's again, this time over planned eatery upstairs

    Councilwoman fights Tamber's again, this time over planned eatery upstairs
    When the Tamber's restaurant in Charles Village opened a bar upstairs called The Den in 2007, the community was up in arms and Baltimore City Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke convinced the city to shut down the bar for zoning violations. Now, Tamber's...
  • Piercing the bubble of calm

    Piercing the bubble of calm
    Last week, I got mugged. Or, quasi-mugged. My urge to imbibe thwarted by Baltimore's proscription of Sunday liquor store sales, I'd ended up in the back of Charles Village Pub with a book and a Dale's Pale Ale. After a couple hours of reading and...
  • Towson prostitution arrest leads government to try to seize assets

    Towson prostitution arrest leads government to try to seize assets
    Even before local and federal agents raided Jade Heart Health in Towson in March and charged its operators with prostitution and human trafficking, what went on at the massage parlor at 1404 E. Joppa Road was hardly a secret. Men arrived day and night...
  • Baltimore liquor store owners urge council members to make adjustments to zoning overhaul

    Baltimore liquor store owners urge council members to make adjustments to zoning overhaul
    Jay Chung's parents bought the family's business, Charles Village Schnapp Shop, a quarter-century ago, pouring their life's savings into the liquor store and banking their retirement on its success. But a plan to redesign Baltimore's zoning would take...
  • Residents question redesign of Walmart shopping center in Remington

    Residents question redesign of Walmart shopping center in Remington
    Residents at a public meeting Monday said downscaled plans for a Walmart-anchored shopping center in Remington seem "cheap," and two Baltimore City Council members threatened to seek renewed council scrutiny of the project unless neighbors' concerns are...
  • Towson Commons leasing agent announced

    Towson Commons leasing agent announced
    The future of Towson Commons is being placed in the hands of a West Towson native with 25 years of retail leasing experience. Margaret Meginniss, a partner in the real estate firm, Sierra U.S., was announced Tuesday as the agent in charge of leasing the...
  • Darker Than Blue to close in Waverly but may return in Charles Village

    Darker Than Blue to close in Waverly but may return in Charles Village
    Darker Than Blue, Casey Jenkins’ white-tablecloth soul food cafe on Greenmount Avenue, will close at the end of October. The restaurant’s last day is Oct. 31, according to Jenkins. "It's not really bittersweet," Jenkins said about leaving...
  • City design panel still not satisfied with proposed Walmart shopping center

    Developers of a proposed shopping center anchored by a Walmart came back to a city panel with revised design plans Thursday, but they didn't fare much better than they did last month, whent the panel sent them back to the drawing board. Representatives...
  • Darker Than Blue owner: Crime not driving factor in move

    Darker Than Blue owner: Crime not driving factor in move
    When The Sun's dining blog reported this week that Casey Jenkins was closing his popular restaurant Darker Than Blue in Waverly, I recalled Jenkins' frustrations with crime along Greenmount Avenue and wondered if it had played a role.  In November 2011,...
  • Push urged for more cool roofs in Baltimore

    Push urged for more cool roofs in Baltimore
    Leigh Peterson has one of the coolest roofs in Baltimore. Her rowhouse near Patterson Park sports a blinding white cap, topped by a row of shiny solar panels. Peterson, 29, a graduate student at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health,...
  • Roomrunner: Finally on the upswing

    Roomrunner: Finally on the upswing
    In May, less than two weeks before the release of his band's anticipated debut album, Roomrunner frontman Denny Bowen was in a Massachusetts hospital. Despite the growing excitement surrounding his Baltimore quartet's new full-length album, "Ideal...