| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:40 AM
Clearing the way for Columbia
"Columbia Accepted In Metro District
"After a brief hearing, the Metropolitan Commission approved the request of Howard Research and Development Corporation to incorporate all of Columbia's 13,690 acres...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Henry B. Mann Jr., a retired Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co. marketing manager and World War II veteran, died Aug. 4 of complications from dementia at Envoy of Denton, a nursing home. He was 93.
The son of Henry B. Mann Sr., an attorney, and Amelia R....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Frederick J. "Jack" Beste, a retired businessman and World War II veteran, died Wednesday at Lorien Mays Chapel of complications from pneumonia. He was 88.
The son of Frederick J. Beste Sr., a cemetery director, and Evelyn Bevans Beste, a homemaker,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Jane Allan Bowie, former executive director of Network 2000 who earlier worked in marketing and public relations, died Monday of amyotropic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, at her Lutherville home. She was 67.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Maryland State Police and Sheriff's Office reports:
Cezaire C. Parker, 36, of the 900 block of South Stepney Road, was charged Wednesday with failing to appear in court for a case in which he was charged with second-degree assault.
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Charnie L. "Les" Kinion Jr., a city firefighter who founded the Baltimore Road Runners Club and the Maryland Marathon, died July 23 of a heart attack in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was 78.
"The Maryland Marathon was Les' baby. He did a lot of the work and knew how...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Hamilton G. Walker Jr., a retired chemical engineer who later established a custom furniture making business, died Friday of cancer at his Stevensville home. He was 72.
The son of Hamilton G. Walker Sr., a civil engineer, and Mary Mount Walker, a...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Megan Hamilton, program director for the Creative Alliance and one of its founders, will be leaving the arts organization in November.
"I first became involved in the Baltimore arts scene in 1981," Hamilton said in a press release sent Wednesday...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 9:00 AM
After reading the recent letter from Hamilton Elementary Middle School parents, it is clear there are severe misperceptions floating around about Baltimore City public charter schools ("MarylandCAN isn't interested in kids but in pushing an anti-public...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Claude L. Callegary, a retired Baltimore lawyer and World War II veteran who advised five U.S. presidents on veterans' affairs, died June 3 of respiratory failure at the Loch Raven Veterans Administration Living and Rehabilitation Center. He was 92....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Jeanne G. Clapp, a retired educator who was a founding faculty member of the Odyssey School, died June 5 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 70.
"Jeanne was just a lovely lady and...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:55 PM
If a significant portion of the city's eccentric D.I.Y. music community put together a weekend camping trip, would you go?
The first-ever Fields Festival — which includes the Baltimore-centric lineup of Dan Deacon, Matmos, Flock of Dimes (Jenn...