| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Ellen R. Brown, a retired church secretary and volunteer, who with her husband cared for a historic Northeast Baltimore chapel, died June 29 of complications from dementia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
She was 84.
The daughter of an...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:02 PM
A man was shot in Northeast Baltimore on Sunday night, city police said.
Police reported a man was shot in the upper body in the 4800 block of Hamilton Avenue.
No other details were available late Sunday.
The incident comes amid a wave of about 40...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The Village Flower Mart went out of business Saturday afternoon, after 45 years at 3601 Chestnut Ave., just off The Avenue in Hampden.
“It's time,” said owner Cheryl Zetlmeisl,cq 64, of Parkton, who retired and has sold the building. She...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Here’s what's coming up on Baltimore's dining calendar this week.
Clementine in Hamilton is hosting a six-course goat dinner tonight. The menu features goat from Wagon Wheel Farm and dairy from other local farms, along with beer, wine and cider...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:36 PM
On a sizzling day, one of Maryland's premier summer getaways turned ghost town while an Army bomb squad exploded World War II-era munitions that had washed up at Assateague Island National Seashore.
After two muffled explosions late Tuesday morning, a...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Angry city residents shouted "Shame," "Unbelievable" and "We're fed up" at Baltimore's spending panel Wednesday for not stopping a water bill rate increase of nearly 42 percent over the next three years.
They said they were mad at city leaders for giving...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Three new members were appointed to the Baltimore City school board, Gov. Martin O'Malley and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Tuesday.
In a release, the officials announced that Cheryl A. Casciani will begin July 1, and Anthony A. Hamilton...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Second baseman Alexi Casilla continues to improve from the finger injury he suffered Sunday at Tampa Bay, but he is once again out of the lineup with Ryan Flaherty earning the start Wednesday against the Los Angeles Angels.
“It still hurts a...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Janet Virginia Garrity, who enrolled in college at age 47 and went on to earn a master's degree in social work, died of heart disease Tuesday at Brightview Assisted Living in Towson. She was 81 and lived in Salisbury.
Born Janet Virginia Green in...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Baltimore has so many hidden streets and lanes, it is no surprise that a place called Crittenton Place stumped the members of the Baltimore City Planning Commission. For the better part of two hours Thursday, I listened to an urban saga about a piece of...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 10:51 AM
1:51 p.m.: The National Weather Service has now canceled the winter weather advisory about four hours early. Light snow and flurries are possible, but no additional accumulation is expected, according to the advisory.
Drivers should still take caution...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Charles C. Freitag, the longtime director of the music program at Calvert Hall College High School where he was also a founder of its marching, concert and dance bands, died Monday of heart failure at Stella Maris Hospice. The Mays Chapel resident was 92....