| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:20 PM
An 8-inch water main break is affecting homes in several residential blocks in North Baltimore on Thursday morning, according to the Baltimore Department of Public Works.
The break, in the 600 block of Winston Ave., is in the city's Winston-Govans...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Manna House, an agency that supports Baltimore's poor and needy, supplies 50,000 meals to the homeless every year, and executive director Saleem Gauhar calls it a privilege to do so.
It's also not easy, he says. It's something his organization could...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Vera Louise Davis, a homemaker recalled as an accomplished baker, died of congestive heart failure Sept. 5 at her home in the Govans section of North Baltimore. She was 85.
Born Vera Louise Evans in Baltimore to John Henry and Lillian Evans, she grew...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:53 AM
For the third straight year, the drivers in the Grand Prix of Baltimore will flip the ignition switch in their racecars, fire up those fuel-injected, high-performance engines and renew their quest for the fastest way through the streets of downtown...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Jeanne D. Granofsky, a registered nurse who worked for 30 years with the Baltimore City Health Department, died Tuesday at the Bel Air Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was 84.
The daughter of a furniture maker and a homemaker, the former Jeanne...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:28 AM
The fast-growing Govanstowne Farmers Market includes an unlikely vendor these days — the Govans Library.
The 92-year-old branch, which closed June 28 for an estimated three to four months for roof repairs and other renovations, now is camped out...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:56 PM
A forest grows in Govans. As traffic rumbles by on busy York Road, cardinals flit about in a shady grove of trees sandwiched between a CVS drugstore and the Govans-Boundary Parish United Methodist Church.
In a city where some neighborhoods are...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Really Raw Honey is known for its straight-from-the-hive product, a creamy white treat sold online and in hundreds of stores like Whole Foods.
But the buzz about the Highlandtown-based company this week involved handguns, rifles, ammunition and cocaine...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Date: July 6, 2013
Kibibi's story: Kibibi Matthews, 33, was born in Baltimore. She is employed by the federal government and works in HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment. Her father, Dr. Derrick Matthews, is a pediatrician at a hospital in Tanzania, and...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:09 AM
A man was killed in a shooting in North Baltimore early Tuesday morning, according to Baltimore Police.
Tuesday afternoon, police identified the victim as Shawn Pooler, 22, of the 500 block of Harwood Avenue.
Officers responded to the 500 block of...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Jacques Thompson, 12, was born a year after his mother, Anne Marie Lalmansingh, became manager of the Waverly Library branch. The Roland Park Elementary/Middle School seventh grader loves to read and is a regular at the Waverly branch. He also likes to...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 6:51 PM
On an open-air stage at Howard and 29th streets Saturday, June 1, three teenagers, including a Gilman School student, banged out original songs and classic rock for an appreciative crowd.
Below street level, in the lower Wyman Park Dell, children...