| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:19 AM
For 32 years after noted artist Grace Turnbull died in 1976, the house that she built in Guilford in 1928 sat empty, except for a few erstwhile renters — and some squirrels in the roof.
Then, in 2008, manufacturing executive Douglas Hamilton III...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Nicholas Lee Gounaris Sr., a retired corporate attorney and a past Harford Community College board chairman, died of renal disease April 12 at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Lutherville resident was 70.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Hamilton on Sefton...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Municipal Employees Credit Union of Baltimore Inc. announced Thursday that it had agreed to acquire Advance Bank, another Baltimore-based institution.
A sale price hasn't been determined and will be based on which Advance assets regulators say MECU can...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:27 PM
Cascelia S. "Cici" Burgess, the Baltimore school system's director of early intervention programs and services, who was an educator in the city for 38 years, died Sept. 20 of a heart attack at her Northeast Baltimore home. She was 61.
"The one thing that...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:08 PM
More than a few East Coast buildings contain a Tiffany stained-glass window or two. But one structure in Baltimore can boast much more — a complete interior created by the famed designer, Louis Comfort Tiffany.
St. Mark's Lutheran Church on St....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 8:17 AM
A three-alarm fire damaged a waterfront home in Pasadena Wednesday, officials said.
More than 75 firefighters responded to a call for help shortly after 4:30 p.m. in the 8300 block of Beachwood Park Road along the Magothy River, said Lt. Keith Hamilton,...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Two dozen volunteers were on their hands and knees Sunday morning, harvesting abundant greens or bagging them to give away in a Baltimore neighborhood where both healthy food and money are in short supply.
Thanksgiving was on some of their minds, but...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 1:57 PM
I was recently reminded by McDaniel College political science professor Herb Smith that our great state of Maryland has two legitimate nicknames.
"'The Old Line State' is in homage to the bravery of the Revolutionary War's Maryland regiments," Smith...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:42 PM
Each year in Arundel on the Bay, the neighborhood's power goes out five, six or seven times, leaving residents in the dark with refrigerators of spoiling food and without water, since their well pumps run on electricity.
"There's a part of me that's...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Two Baltimore police commanders have been cleared of criminal wrongdoing after an investigation into whether they improperly received overtime payments, the city state's attorney's office announced.
But City Councilman Brandon Scott said he was concerned...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:04 PM
You can get bread from Hamilton Bakery, including their amazing onion focaccia, at Fleet Street Market, and that alone makes this grocery store, which opened in July, a major asset to Fells Point.
The bread is part of the new market's all-star lineup...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Nigel Goldsborough is a normally a mild-mannered freshman at Loyola Blakefield High School.
But something strange happened to Goldsborough this month, and it's a good thing that his change in attitude is only temporary.
When the Loyola Blakefield...