| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Lauretta Lauchner Gordon, who re-invented herself as a dressmaker and then took up ballroom dancing to show off her creations, died Feb. 22 of complications of dementia at Roland Park Place, where she lived for the past decade with the love of her life....
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:10 PM
The Baltimore Police Department has instituted a new policy that prohibits officers from stopping people from taping or photographing police actions, the agency said Wednesday.
The new rules were unveiled as the city agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:15 PM
From sprawling Los Angeles to tiny Talbot County on Maryland's Eastern Shore, educators are experimenting with the next wave of technology in schools: a tablet or laptop in every student's hand. The results have drawn national attention — for both...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:08 AM
A disabled vehicle in Baltimore City on Interstate 95 South at the Keith Avenue exit has closed the southbound right lane at 8:56 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A single-vehicle crash in the Baltimore Highlands on I-...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:45 AM
Elected officials and community leaders are calling on Giant Food to improve service and quality at the Waverly Crossroads store, which serves north and northeast Baltimore, including Oakenshawe, Abell, Guilford and Charles Village.
They are circulating...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Residents in the Charles Village area really like their quirky new neighbor, Charlie, who seems to live in the middle of a traffic circle.
For many residents, Charlie is the only thing they do like about the controversial traffic circle at 32nd...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:14 AM
With the clearing of incidents that had previously caused lane shutdowns along local roadways, state and local transportation departments reported no unscheduled road closures at 9:05 a.m. on Monday.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported at 9:05...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Margaret P. "Maggie" Brewster, an avid sportswoman who enjoyed fox hunting, skiing and playing tennis, died Nov. 23 of multiple myeloma at her home in the Brightwood retirement community in Lutherville. She was 82.
The daughter of Thomas Pierce...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:02 PM
The 8,000-square-foot Guilford mansion owned by Towson University that provided posh housing for its president — and a headache for the institution — may be back on the market soon.
The university is seeking to put the president's house,...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Several water main breaks in the city and Baltimore County Wednesday night and Thursday morning shut down roads and are affecting service to hundreds of customers.
A 30-inch, cast iron main that dates back to the 19th century broke in downtown...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:51 AM
All previously closed lanes on U.S. 29 South in Columbia have been reopened with the clearing of a two-vehicle collision at Seneca Drive on Friday at 8 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.
The accident had shut down all...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 8:50 AM
It wasn't supposed to end up a fruit and vegetable farm. But in some ways, it seemed to be the family's fate.
After years of running a truck farm with his dad — growing vegetables and taking them to Baltimore on carts drawn by horses — Larry...