| May 30, 2014
| 5:56 PM
About 50 youngsters poured into Druid Hill Park and stole four dozen bicycles Monday evening that city workers had put out for a popular bike-sharing program, authorities said.
City officials said Friday that the Ride Around the Reservoir program is...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
It was one of those rare June days in Baltimore — warm and sunny, not yet hot and humid — so you could take a good, long walk through the city without shvitzing or getting terribly distressed.
I mean, you could actually feel good about the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:47 PM
If you want to learn the history and habits of a Baltimore neighborhood, just spend part of a weekend on a community walking tour. Residents open their homes and gardens for a peek at what is normally locked and bolted.
I am often startled by the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Like the sound of a Greek Revival mansion with an "amazing view"? Want to own a "piece of Baltimore history"? Willing to look beyond a "scarred exterior"?
Baltimore Housing has launched a marketing campaign for a select group of so-called "eclectic"...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:53 PM
The season's first brief heat wave peaked at 96 degrees in Baltimore on Wednesday, missing one record but threatening another, and temperatures are expected to wane Thursday into the weekend.
Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport,...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Chuck Wienckowski returned to Alcatraz recently, just over a year after completing his first Escape from Alcatraz.
This time, the 66-year-old Bel Air resident was much faster in the annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon on June 1. He competed the 27.5-...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Sean Sneeton was picking up a colleague for work Friday morning when he turned around to walk back to his car and saw the escaped steer trotting down Druid Hill Avenue toward him.
He tried to take a picture, and when the animal started toward him, he...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Carlton H. Dotson, a retired spokesman for the Maryland State Lottery and a tennis player who helped integrate the Druid Hill Park tennis courts in the late 1940s, died of complications from a stroke Wednesday at Union Memorial Hospital. A resident of...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Baltimore police are considering switching to nonlethal tranquilizer darts to control dangerous animals as they face scrutiny for the killing of two animals this month.
In a reassessment that began several months ago, police have been considering more...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:28 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Aaron Alexander Lee, 32, of the 300 block of Law Street, was charged Wednesday with narcotics possession with intent to distribute, drug possession other than marijuana,...
| 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 26, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The Baltimore Women's Classic 5K turned 39 years old Sunday, still running strong with a field of 2,890 finishers. It is the second oldest continuously run women's race in the U.S.
Sarah Westervelt, who is four years younger than the race, led Harford...