| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:29 AM
In a year when Maryland's same-sex couples can, for the first time, legally marry, the organizers of Baltimore Pride 2013 decided some special celebrating was required. A landmark occasion, they reasoned, called for a landmark commemoration.
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Friday, June 14
7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Twilight on the Terrace, a high-end cocktail party and major fundraiser for Baltimore Pride, offers an open bar and dancing to music from DJ J.R. Embrey. While gaudy outfits are sometimes de rigeur for Pride weekend,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:42 PM
A memorial service for Homer E. Favor, a retired Morgan State University economics professor and civil rights leader, will be held at 10 a.m. June 20 at Union Baptist Church, 1219 Druid Hill Ave. A family hour preceding the memorial service will be held...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Parents walking their children to class Thursday morning in the Coldstream Homestead Montebello neighborhood were met by a grim sight: Crime scene tape roping off a field many cut through to get to Coldstream Elementary School.
Baltimore police said a...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Dr. Homer Eli Favor, a retired Morgan State University economist who was an original member of the civil rights activist group whose members called themselves the "Goon Squad," died of heart disease Saturday at the Baltimore-Washington Medical Center.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Baltimore's park system has slipped from 15th to 21st in an expanded ranking of open space in the nation's 50 largest cities with relatively low funding cited as a continuing problem.
The nonprofit Trust for Public Land gave Baltimore's 4,905 acres of...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Fred Rasmussen wrote a terrific article about Sunday's inaugural Art Outside at Druid Hill Park ("Arts patron revives Druid Hill outdoor festival," May 17).
The event was outstanding, bringing the city back together in a beautiful setting. Many...
| May 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The recent Art Outside at Druid Hill Park returned the park, Baltimore, and its environs to a rare and nostalgic experience ("Arts patron revives Druid Hill outdoor festival," May 17). To see the diversity of attendees melding among the art, entertainment...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will preside over a mass wedding of same-sex couples at this year's Baltimore Pride Celebration, with the event drawing interest from couples as far away as Atlanta, according to organizers.
In November, Maryland became...
| May 21, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Outdoor track and field
Class 2A South Region (May 16-18 at Reservoir)
Boys team scores: 1. Long Reach, 122 points; 6. Oakland Mills, 55; 8. Marriotts Ridge, 46; 11. Glenelg, 19.
100: 1. Jackie Galloway, OM, 11.10; 2. Tosin...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:10 AM
Baltimore has witnessed love and loss.
From the banks of the harbor to Mount Vernon's cobblestones to the grassed-over burial plots of Greenmount Cemetery, embedded in this city are vestiges of some of history's great romances, stories of people coming...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Marguerite Theresa Petersen, a retired Baltimore elementary school teacher, died of congestive heart failure Jan. 11 at Union Memorial Hospital. The West Baltimore resident was 89.
Born Marguerite Theresa Page, she was the daughter of Dr. George C. Page,...