| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Liberty Tsakalos, a former corporate treasurer who managed the retail shop of the H&S Bakery, the Southeast Baltimore family-owned business that was co-founded by her husband, brother and father, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease complications at her...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Baltimore city and county leaders announced Tuesday that they are committing a combined $280 million to fund construction of the Red Line light rail even as the estimated cost for the project has ballooned to $2.9 billion.
The local contributions are...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:05 AM
A running debate among my friends is which Baltimore bar has the most prime location. We all prioritize different elements, but the answer always seemed clear in my mind: 1629 Thames St., the peninsular Fells Point spot that most recently housed...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Tuesday's flooding may have been extreme, but it wasn't unfamiliar for much of the region.
The low spots are well known: Compromise and Dock streets in Annapolis, Caroline and Thames streets in Fells Point. After a good rain and a high tide, they're...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:36 AM
A Baltimore-based company and its Massachusetts partner plan to build 76 more apartments at the recently acquired Reserve at Stoney Creek development in Anne Arundel County, the firms said Wednesday.
Klein Enterprises and the Dolben Co., Inc. said...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Percy Smith is against Baltimore's new curfew. Like many of its critics, he's fine with keeping kids off the street late at night; he's just concerned about how it will be implemented.
"I'm asking from an economic perspective," he said, "will this be...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:10 AM
So, Hampdenfest 2014?
Some of you may be wondering what's going on with that. First it was happening, then it wasn't, now it is again. Being one of the organizers, I'm in a somewhat unique position to be able to explain what happened, why and what's...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Actor Woody Harrelson, who recently joined with local financier John "Jack" Dwyer to purchase the Inn at the Black Olive, will be in town July 27 to co-host a charity dinner at the Fells Point hotel and restaurant.
Harrelson, an Emmy winner and Oscar...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Developers are set to receive tax credits designed to spur the construction of new apartments and homes in Baltimore under legislation the City Council approved Monday.
The tax credits, which received no opposition from the council, are part of a plan by...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Vale Tudo, the eye-catching Fells Point bar that opened last winter, will now be known as The Rockwell, according to general manager B.J. Parker. The new name debuts tonight.
The name "Vale Tudo," which means "anything goes" in Portuguese, was a...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. is asking for its fourth rate increase in as many years, one that would raise distribution charges to residents getting both gas and electric service by nearly $15 a month on average.
The utility filed the $185 million...
| Jul 7, 2014
Peter Allen Denzer, founder of Peter's Inn in Fells Point and a motorcycle enthusiast, died June 30 at his home in Hedgesville, W.Va. He took his own life after a lengthy struggle with Parkinson's disease. He was 67.
"His mantra was to drive fast and...