| May 4, 2013
| 4:25 PM
It was just after noon Saturday and a large blue-crab-mobile was drifting out into the harbor with four students from Arbutus Middle School aboard and unable to steer. The problem? A thrown sock puppet that had damaged their controls.
The absurd moment...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 8:05 AM
The Fat Larry's logo is a smiling, bald guy with glasses and a goatee. The logo is everywhere at Fat Larry's, a sub shop that opened in September in the Federal Hill space where Corks used to be. Fat Larry is on the outside windows, on the menu and on the...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 4:22 PM
City leaders hope that by this time next year they'll have returned from Annapolis with funds to put toward making the Inner Harbor what its original designers intended it to be — "a playground for Baltimoreans."
"The city has changed so much...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:09 PM
All dogs, cats and ferrets can get their rabies vaccinations in the coming weeks at clinics sponsored by the Harford County Health Department.
Four clinics will be offered 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 28 across the county, with four more scheduled the...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The second person found guilty in connection with the sexual abuse of a young girl received an equally harsh sentence in Harford County Circuit Court Wednesday to match the one given last month to the other defendant in the case.
| Apr 11, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Selling a house is rarely easy and quick, but the transaction for the three-story end-of-group brick rowhouse at 200 Warren Ave.e in Federal Hill was just that. The property listed and sold simultaneously, closing for $950,000 after being offered at $995,...
| May 4, 2013
| 6:32 AM
In the stop-and-go world of Baltimore-area traffic, there's a lot more braking than commuters and transportation officials would like.
Take Russell Allen, a Federal Hill resident who gets in his silver Ford Edge every weekday morning before 7:30 and...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:16 AM
In 2006, local painter Lauren Boilini left the Midwest for graduate school in Baltimore, and she never left. She stayed to teach and become a part of the art community, and now is a painting and drawing instructor at MICA.
Boilini, 29, was born in...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Donald Hess ended more than 18 years on the Harford County Liquor Control Board rather quietly.
"And for the last time, motion to adjourn?" Hess, whose term expires Saturday, asked his fellow liquor board members after a very brief meeting Wednesday...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 11:10 AM
Unlike those of us who merely sip wine and try to appreciate it, Paul Lukacs has channeled his passion for the drink into a second career, one in which he's increasingly recognized as one of this country's most authoritative voices on the topic.
| Apr 6, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Red Parrot is far from the first restaurant in Baltimore to mix Asian cuisines on its menu. But it might be setting a giddy new standard.
The cuisines keep coming — and never seem to stop. Among the first listed appetizers are Japanese spring...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Mingled throughout the thousands of visitors who flocked to the city this past weekend for the Star-Spangled Sailabration's ships, cannons and jet fly-bys was a small army of police officers and emergency responders.
Other local, state and federal law...