| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Maryland's fight to get out of its $52 million exit fee for leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2014 took an unpleasant — but not unexpected — turn Monday when a North Carolina judge refused a motion by the school to drop a lawsuit...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Vote totals hung on a board above the voting machines at Medfield Heights Elementary School on Tuesday morning.
And the winner by a landslide was ... fajita chicken.
Fajita chicken garnered 184 votes, compared to 12 votes for turkey and cheese...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 6:52 PM
If you want to know who in Baltimore benefits most from the homestead property tax credit, look north.
Of the 100 biggest discounts in the city this tax year, more than 75 went to homeowners in and around the wealthy North Baltimore neighborhoods of...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Lanny Gans had not heard, until she went to the Roland Park post office Wednesday, that the financially struggling U.S. Postal Service plans to end Saturday service in August, in an effort to save $2 billion a year..
"I hate to see anything like that...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Phone and Internet service have been restored to nearly 400 residents in the Guilford and Tuscany-Canterbury area, a Verizon spokeswoman said Saturday.
The area was without service since Monday, when a Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. subcontractor digging...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 11:59 AM
James Gabriel Thompson, a retired savings and loan association president, died of cerebral vascular disease Jan. 29 at Oak Crest Village. The former Guilford resident was 84.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Gwynn Oak, he was the son of Stephen Thompson,...
| 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 2, 2012
| 1:10 PM
In 1985, attorney David Snyder purchased one side of a duplex in Baltimore between the upscale neighborhoods of Roland Park and Guilford. The 1929 brick Georgian-style home had a stately exterior but would need an interior makeover.
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:43 PM
As I write, the sun is shining and it's a beautiful day in Guilford. Schools are recessed, the summer solstice has passed, and vacations are on the horizon. We look forward to the delights that the season provides.
Held on a Sunday afternoon in June, the...
| May 21, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Filmmaker John Waters' crazy cross-country hitchhiking journey continues, with word Monday that he sped through Kansas with a middle-aged married couple from Illinois.
Laura Broviac and Michael McHaney, she a county Democratic Party chief, he a circuit...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Howard County boasts a wealth of nonprofits serving a wide array of needs.
Some of the organizations are assisting people in crisis, others are providing specialized services for underserved demographic groups, and many are offering educational...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:56 PM
The Abell Open Space is used for everything from a playground to summer movie nights. There was even a wedding once.
But June 18, the grassy community plot at 32nd Street and Abell Avenue held its biggest event, a gourmet dinner with dancing to celebrate...