| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 6, 2012
Greg LaRocque has been drawing comic books for more than 30 years, part of a love affair with the medium that dates to 1961, when Marvel's Fantastic Four first appeared on newsstands. Michael Bracco, on the other hand, didn't start appreciating comics...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:42 PM
"I Used to be Darker," the latest movie from Baltimore's Matt Porterfield, will be shown at January's Sundance Film Festival, organizers announced Wednesday.
"I was in a bit of a state of shock," said Porterfield, who was on a return bus trip from New...