| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:25 AM
Mid-week socializing used to involve bowling shoes or secret handshakes. Now bowling leagues and fraternal associations have some serious competition. Trivia Night.
The Towson area is home to more than 20 of them. For two hours a week, at restaurants...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Hampden resident Teresa Sprucebank was rattled enough when she returned home Friday night to find out that a group of teens had kicked in her front door and made off with thousands of dollars worth of valuables.
The fact that they returned later in...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:14 AM
For more than a decade, Golden West Cafe has been slingin' Southwest cuisine to the denizens of Hampden and beyond, in addition to live music, comedy shows and a solid bar in the back.
Primarily a whiskey bar, Golden West's cocktail list displayed on...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Putting on his knee and elbow pads at "pool" side in Roosevelt Park, Bob Pribble, a silver-haired employee of a hedge fund management firm, didn't fit the stereotype of a skateboarding enthusiast.
But Pribble, 49, of Annapolis, said he has been...
| May 1, 2014
| 7:18 AM
A new cafe will open Friday in the Chestnut Avenue space in Hampden that was formerly home to Roland Park Cafe and Deli.
When it opens, Cafe Cito will keep daytime hours only, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., but will eventually add dinner service, according to...
| May 3, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Growing up, Stephanie Murdock would spend hours driving to and from skate parks in Virginia to skateboard.
When she graduated from Towson University in 2004 with a major in politics, Murdock decided she wanted to build a state-of-the-art facility in...
| May 4, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Quarters? How quaint.
When paying city parking meters, Baltimore drivers may soon be able to rely on smartphones. Just as in cities such as Washington and Tel Aviv, Paris and San Francisco, Baltimore is looking to develop an app for that.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The owner of Baltimore's Sonar nightclub was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison for his role in supervising a drug dealing and money laundering operation, federal prosecutors announced.
Daniel Gerard McIntosh, 38, of Sparks, was part of a large...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Eufrosyne Cavacos Breskow, a retired real estate sales agent and design gallery owner, died of stroke complications March 18 at Dove House in Westminster. The former Roland Park and Mount Vernon resident was 85.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Hampden,...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 7:54 AM
Springtime is slowly creeping into Hampden, so you know what that means? You guessed it! The return of water pipe obstructions.
And since this is a neighborhood-wide, much needed infrastructure upgrade, you can bet it's coming soon to a block near you....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:52 AM
When Horseshoe Casino Baltimore events manager Tijuana Plant did an advance walk-through of a planned job fair site at the Northern Community Action Center in Govans on March 13, the chosen meeting room at the small center was simply that: a bare-bones...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:01 PM
More than a decade after a youth sports volunteer from Hereford with a record of sex offense charges was convicted of abusing a 12-year-old boy, Baltimore County remains the only jurisdiction in the region that doesn't require background checks for...