| 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...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:34 PM
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...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:21 AM
A Roland Park resident has created a "passport" to Druid Hill Park.
Janet Felsten, founder and director of the nonprofit group Baltimore Green Map, introduced the green-colored passport April 19 at a Baltimore Green Week kickoff party in the...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:29 PM
As Tyrone Brown sat in his jail cell at the Baltimore County Detention Center late last year, awaiting trial for the murder of a man in a Towson Town Center parking garage, he kept busy in part by smoking marijuana and memorizing contraband writings of...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Barbara Shapiro's love affair with Druid Hill Park dates to her childhood, when she passed through it daily on the way from her Ashburton home to old School 49 on Cathedral Street.
And even when construction of Druid Park Lake Drive in the 1940s and...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:06 AM
The idea came to her in a dream. Yes, a dream. Cathy Shapiro dreamed about coffee-flavored ice pops, strange as that sounds, and then the Pikesville resident spent 18 months turning the dream into reality.
This summer, the public can taste the results...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Sean Handerhan and his father, Leo, celebrated Fathers Day with a father-son triple in the annual Father's Day 5K in Towson Sunday.
Sean, 18, emerged from a field of 573 runners to finish fifth in 16:37. A recent Calvert Hall graduate, he placed second...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Lorie Young, her white veil neatly pulled over her eyes, tucked a handwritten note into the bouquet of blue and purple flowers she clutched as she waited for the ceremony to begin.
Written on it were her wedding vows, the promises of a shared future...
| 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...