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  • Poetic passions, tragic partings among Baltimore's greatest romances

    Poetic passions, tragic partings among Baltimore's greatest romances
    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...
  • Marguerite T. Petersen, city teacher

    Marguerite T. Petersen, city teacher
    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,...
  • Light snowfall prompts early closings, slows evening commute

    Light snowfall prompts early closings, slows evening commute
    A relatively weak system dusted the region with snow Friday afternoon, prompting schools, courts and libraries to close early and slowing the evening commute. The anticipation of a treacherous afternoon rush hour had many starting their weekends early....
  • City parks agency turns over books for auditing

    It's taken about three years of wrangling, but Baltimore's Department of Recreation and Parks has finally turned over a year of its financial books to city auditors. "I'm not jumping up and down yet," Councilman Carl Stokes, who chairs the council's...
  • Two shot Tuesday in city's 1st reported gun violence in 2013

    Two shot Tuesday in city's 1st reported gun violence in 2013
    Two men were shot on New Year's Day in Baltimore in the city's first reported gun violence of 2013, police said. A 31-year-old man was shot multiple times in the limbs about 4 p.m. Tuesday near the 1100 block of Druid Hill Avenue in the Upton...
  • Dead trees in Druid Hill Park are carved into sculptures

    Dead trees in Druid Hill Park are carved into sculptures
    He has used a chain saw to carve intricate wooden sculptures for years, but when Mark Acton won a commission to hew two big new statues by the reservoir in Druid Hill Park, he wasn't sure he could pull it off. His material would be two tree stumps, each...
  • Man shot near Mondawmin Mall in West Baltimore

    A man was shot in West Baltimore on Monday evening, not far from Mondawmin Mall, according to city police. Homicide detectives responded to the scene because of the severity of the man's injuries, said Detective Jeremy Silbert, a police spokesman....
  • J. Edward Naylor Sr., MTA driver

    J. Edward Naylor Sr., MTA driver
    J. Edward Naylor Sr., a retired Maryland Transit Administration employee who once had top seniority among his peers as a streetcar and bus operator, died of respiratory failure Nov. 29 at the Village of Harbor Point Assisted Living in Salisbury. The...
  • Cheers to Art Outside festival

    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...
  • Baltimore mayor to preside over mass wedding at GLBT Pride event

    Baltimore mayor to preside over mass wedding at GLBT Pride event
    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...
  • High School Wrap-Up: Complete regional track and tennis results

    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. Individual results: 100: 1. Jackie Galloway, OM, 11.10; 2. Tosin...
  • Rawlings-Blake named grand marshal for LGBT celebration

    Rawlings-Blake named grand marshal for LGBT celebration
    Organizers of this year's Baltimore Pride celebration have chosen Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to serve as grand marshal in recognition of her support for the gay community. The GLBT Community Center of Baltimore and Central Maryland is hosting the...