| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Ernest T. Davis, a retired construction project manager and a World War II B-24 pilot, died Feb. 13 of heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 92.
The son of a civil engineer and a government worker, Ernest Theodore Davis was born in...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:52 PM
James E. Johnston, a retired Navy Department worker who also maintained a home-improvement business, died Sunday of cancer at FutureCare Lochearn.
The longtime Northwest Baltimore resident was 88.
Born and raised in Roanoke Rapids, N.C., James Eugene...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The governor's bill to repeal Maryland's death penalty survived a key vote Friday in the state Senate.
After an emotional debate, senators voted 27-19 to defeat an amendment that would have kept capital punishment for murders committed along with other...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 5:06 PM
There was a flutter on Facebook yesterday over an article about Baltimore.
A newspaper of some repute had engaged a writer with low esteem for the city to venture here and write about his discoveries. He followed a familiar pattern: Writer from the...
| 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...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The 8.8-acre site that includes the Hamilton Building on the campus of the Spring Grove Hospital Center has been declared surplus by Maryland Assistant Secretary of Planning Linda Janey, according to a press release from Baltimore County.
| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Virginia T. "Ginny" Dobry, a neighborhood activist who was also described as "Patterson Park's one-woman Welcome Wagon," died Sunday from a brain tumor at her North Kenwood Avenue home. She was 79.
"Ginny was such a wonderful person. She made...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:46 AM
One man was killed and five others were wounded in three separate shootings in Northeast Baltimore that began early Wednesday morning, according to Baltimore Police.
Three people were injured in a daytime shooting in the 4300 block of Southern Avenue...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Domino's Pizza still delivers. But more and more, customers want to stop in and pick up a pizza to go.
It's those "pick up" customers – whose orders now make up about a third of the delivery chain's $7.4 billion in sales – that Domino’...
| May 28, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Maryland State Police and Sheriff's Office reports:
Jeffrey Rose, 22, of the first block of Roosevelt Avenue, was charged Friday with possessing marijuana and possessing drugs with intent to distribute.
Dwayne Andre McGill, 21, of the 500...
| May 7, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Got blood? Time to help your community.
On Wednesday, May 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Thursday ,May 16, from 3 to 7 p.m., the Hampden Family Center, 1104 W. 36th St., is partnering with MedStar Health, which owns Union Memorial Hospital, for a blood...