| Jun 23, 2012
| 9:26 AM
Rakesh Patel can't catch a break as owner of The Wine Underground.
Last year, Patel tried to relocate his upscale, but robbery-prone store from residential Hoes Heights to the nearby Green Spring Tower Square Shopping Center in Medfield. But Patel was...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Bruce Barnett went to a lot of trouble to light Guilford's community Christmas tree in Sherwood Gardens late last month.
He chose a smaller tree when the old one grew too tall to string with lights. He even hired an electrician to run power to the new...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 1:31 PM
James Hopkins Berger, a retired purchasing agent who in his youth earned a Carnegie Hero Award for saving the lives of two family members during a 1958 Roland Park house fire, died Dec. 15 of prostate cancer at St. Joseph Medical Center.
| Jul 1, 2012
| 6:12 PM
The Independence Day holiday will be momentous for five newly hatched bluebirds at Lake Montebello.
The bluebirds are awaiting their own independence.
The nestlings hatched in mid-June and have survived everything from a lawnmower that hit their nesting...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 5:37 AM
As of 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow at Maple Lawn Boulevard and Route 216 in Fulton, due to an accident.
Accidents were disrupting traffic on Cooks Lane and Edmondson Avenue in Baltimore City and Putty Hill Avenue and Loch Raven Boulevard in...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:03 AM
Baltimore officials have spent nearly $65,000 over the past six months bringing homeless people to overflow shelters, according to city spending documents.
The city opened a new $8 million shelter last year that offered private showers, laundry...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Baltimore officials have carved out space for 75 additional people to sleep in the city's homeless shelter this winter, officials said Wednesday.
The news of the additional sleeping space came as the city's spending board approved nearly $160,000 for...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Police have released a composite sketch of the suspect in an attempted sexual assault Thursday north of the Johns Hopkins University campus.
About 6:30 p.m. a woman was sitting with a friend in the 3500 block of University Parkway when a man approached...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Ruth B. Gans, who had worked in Annapolis as a legislative aide and later for several state agencies, died Jan. 20 of a brain tumor and pneumonia at the Bellhaven Center for Rehabilitation & Nursing Care in Brookhaven, N.Y.
The Fells Point resident was...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Salvatore Joseph "Joe" DeMarco, a commercial artist and former manager of art services for AAI Corp. who was also widely known for his detailed drawings of World War I aircraft, died Friday of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
The White Marsh...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 8:05 AM
A south Columbia church has been awarded more than $1 million in a over the church's long-running but not-yet-complete construction project.
The First Baptist Church of Guilford, along with its lender, First Mariner Bank, had taken out a $13 million...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Bernadette Feeley Rouse, a homemaker and hospital volunteer, died of cancer Thursday at her Timonium home. She was 88.
Born Bernadette Feeley in Baltimore and raised on Guilford Avenue, she was the daughter of Theresa and Jerome Feeley. A 1942 graduate...