| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:45 AM
In response to former Mayor Sheila Dixon's letter ("Sheila Dixon: Baltimore isn't perfect but it's getting better," March 11), I beg to differ that we are better off today than in 2000.
In 2000, Baltimore's gangs weren't as organized as we see them...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:45 PM
A 24-year-old man fell to his death at the former Seagram's plant in Dundalk this week, becoming the second person to die in an accident at the vacant facility since 2012.
Baltimore County police say Tony King Jr. appeared to have fallen 14 feet from...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Ethel G. Coleman, a retired city public school teacher, died Jan. 14 of heart failure at the Hillcrest Convalescence Center in Durham, N.C. The former Ashburton resident was 98.
The daughter of William Henry Gillis, a farmer, and Barbara Goins Gillis,...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Emergency unemployment benefits will expire Saturday for more than 25,000 out-of-work Marylanders, with thousands more projected to run out in the first half of next year unless Congress decides to reverse course and approve an extension.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Four men were injured in three separate shootings and a severe stabbing in Baltimore City Monday night, according to police.
Shortly before 11:30 p.m., homicide detectives were called to a scene near Mount and Mosher streets in the Sandtown-Winchester...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Baltimore Health Department suspended its Safe Streets anti-violence program in West Baltimore after a second outreach worker was arrested in less than two weeks.
The heralded program, modeled after those in other cities and run by community...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 4:45 AM
A man was shot in the back in Baltimore's Cherry Hill neighborhood late Saturday, city police said.
Police said they found the 27-year-old victim in the 1100 block of Shellbanks Road just after 10 p.m. He told them that two men he didn't know approached...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The third man believed to be involved in the fatal shooting of a 1-year-old boy that rocked the city in May has been apprehended in Louisiana, Baltimore police said Saturday.
Rashid Mayo, 22, one of three gunmen who fired into a red Chevrolet on May 24,...
| May 29, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Cherry Hill activist Cleoda Walker says she was at home Friday evening when a divine presence told her to step outside.
Lying on the sidewalk outside was 16-month-old Carter Scott, shot in the leg during what police believe was a targeted attack on...
| May 27, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Police made a second arrest and were tracking other suspects Monday in a double shooting that killed a 1-year-old, an attack that angered public officials amid a bloody holiday weekend in which gun violence wounded or killed a dozen people.
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Fourteen-year-old Troy Neal grew up in Baltimore. It’s where his friends are, where he scraped his knees learning to skateboard in Carroll Park, and where he had planned to attend Mount St. Joseph’s High School this fall.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Two men were shot in different areas of Baltimore on Monday evening, though both were expected to survive their injuries, police said.
A 43-year-old man was shot in the stomach near the intersection of West Baltimore Street and North Stricker Street in...