| 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...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:02 AM
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near O'Donnell Street in Baltimore City, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic at Route 295 southbound at Route 100 in Anne Arundel County, Waterview Avenue and Hanover Street in...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:41 PM
The closure of Light Street didn't heavily disrupt the flow of baseball fans to Camden Yards on Tuesday night for the Orioles' first home game since a burst water main shut the street section last week, fans and officials said.
Whether that will remain...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Dr. William Allan Dear Jr., an internist and former head of the division of nuclear medicine at Mercy Medical Center who also was a practicing magician, died July 20 of heart disease at Union Memorial Hospital.
The longtime Guilford resident was 80.
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:00 AM
"Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears," said Mark Antony, standing over the prone body of Julius Caesar. "I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him."
At which point, Caesar jumped up from the grass in The Meadow at Evergreen Museum and Library....
| Aug 2, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Ann McAllister Hughes, an artist who taught art in Baltimore's public schools and had chaired the art department at Forest Park High School, died July 27 of pulmonary failure at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
The longtime Randallstown resident was 83.
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:01 AM
The Baltimore-area Graul's grocery chain is one of three vying to open a boutique market in the Rotunda mall.
"We've been looking into it since the early part of the year," said Dennis Graul, president of Graul's Markets Inc., which owns the Graul's...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Margaret H. "Maggie" Rittler, an educator whose lifelong dream was teaching special-education students, died Aug. 3 of an aneurysm while on vacation on Cape Cod.
The Cockeysville resident was 44.
Mrs. Rittler was stricken while attending a movie and was...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Dan Deacon is obsessed with apocalypse.
From a dilapidated couch in his Station North practice space, the city's best-known electronic musician and composer quickly rattles off a list: the United States' "growing military stronghold," drone warfare,...
| Aug 15, 2012
Dr. Joseph Taler, a retired Glen Burnie family physician who survived the Holocaust in Poland by not wearing his Star of David armband, taking a Christian surname, and hiding in a village, died Sunday of heart failure at his Annapolis home.
He was 89....
| Mar 10, 2013
| 4:15 PM
James Roderick Crook Jr., a retired attorney for Baltimore City and a World War II veteran, died of stroke complications Wednesday at the Edenwald Retirement Community. The Guilford resident was 91.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Oakenshawe, he attended...