| Aug 10, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Carolyn Ruth Smith Leighton, whose deep faith led her to care for the sick, teach religion and join her husband, the former Episcopal bishop of the Diocese of Maryland, in visiting churches throughout the state, died of respiratory failure Aug.4 at...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:40 PM
The University of Maryland and its partner of 61 years, the Atlantic Coast Conference, finally agreed on the terms of their messy divorce: a mediated settlement, announced Friday, under which the school will pay $31 million of a $52 million exit fee the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:37 PM
Maryland might be a relatively pricey place to live, but the average resident can afford it — and then some.
That's what a first-ever breakdown of consumer spending by state suggests. Per-person spending on goods and services for Maryland...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The Guilford mansion that cost a former Towson University president his job is expected to be sold to a private buyer next week, closing a controversial chapter in the college's history.
It has been at least six months since the elevator in the 8,000-...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 11:56 AM
The reactions triggered by the Board of Estimates' recent approval of a study of the feasibility of converting St. Paul and Calvert streets back to two-way traffic have demonstrated that this city is at a crossroads. Policies are changing and new ideas...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
With $55,218.33 raised between Jan. 8 and June 8, Nick Stewart, of Arbutus, a commercial litigation lawyer at the Saul Ewing law firm in Baltimore and a former speechwriter for Gov. Martin O'Malley, leads the crowded field of candidates running for one of...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 5:55 AM
Part of the southbound Jones Falls Expressway closed for concrete repair work Friday night. The work will continue throughout the weekend.
All lanes will shut down at the Guilford Avenue exit from 10 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday, and traffic will...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 8:17 PM
Steven S. Hsiao, a Johns Hopkins scientist who studied how the brain perceives the shape, size and texture of three-dimensional objects, died of lung cancer June 16 at Hopkins Hospital. The Mount Washington resident was 59.
"Steve has been a defining...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:58 PM
As votes were being counted Tuesday night, politicians and poll workers estimated that the turnout for the primary was among the lowest in recent history — leading some to call for the voting to be moved back to the fall in future years.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 1:08 PM
The home at 203 Lambeth Road in Baltimore's Guilford neighborhood comes with a surprise — a completely renovated, contemporary interior behind a traditional brick exterior.
"Here is a house for the most discriminating buyer who wants the best of...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:27 PM
The Downtown Columbia Partnership has named Gregory A. Fitchitt as president and chair of the board and appointed Barbara A. Nicklas executive director.
Established in 2013, the Downtown Columbia Partnership is an independent nonprofit dedicated to...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:46 PM
A 17-year-old boy was hospitalized after being cut Thursday on a busy street in downtown Baltimore.
Baltimore police said the boy was transported to an area hospital in good condition with non-life-threatening injuries to his face after being cut with...