| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:14 PM
The Tony Hawk Foundation has given $25,000 toward the construction of a skateboard park in Roosevelt Park in Hampden.
The Skatepark of Baltimore, a nonprofit group dedicated to raising enough money to build a place for area youth to skateboard safely,...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Edith Bershadsky, of Tuscany-Canterbury, came to the Rotunda Giant shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday to buy a ticket for the record-breaking, $540 million Mega-Millions jackpot.
But by the time she got there, Giant Food officials had already removed the...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Lucy Lou can't talk, but the 2-year-old pit bull mix would love a fenced, supervised dog park in Hampden, says her owner, JoAnna Knight.
Knight and her daughter, Starla Wigfall, 9, were among 10 people who attended a meeting at Christian Love Baptist...
| Apr 2, 2012
It's been a hectic few weeks for Nick Hyson, but he's managing. Hyson is manager of the new Giant supermarket that held its grand opening in Hampden on March 29, and former manager of the Rotunda mall Giant that closed the same day.
He's been the man...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 2:27 PM
North Baltimore activists are leading the city's charge to stop animal abuse, which they believe leads to domestic violence, child abuse and murder.
Caroline Griffin, a Mount Washington resident, chairs the Mayor's Anti-Animal Abuse Advisory Commission,...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 5:52 AM
Who's doing what for the Grand Prix?
Morton's Steahouse is hosting a Team Baltimore Racing event on Thursday, Sept. 1. Champion driver Marc Bunting and Kieffer Rittenhouse will take over the bar with tips going to Team Baltimore Racing charities....
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:42 AM
There might not have been a candidates' forum in the Roosevelt Recreation Center in Hampden earlier this month, if not for a legal opinion by the Baltimore Department of Law saying such a forum in a city-owned building would be in the public interest....
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Another year, another Hampdenfest. Or Fallfest as some people still call it. It's interesting, Hampden's fall neighborhood festival has been officially called Hampdenfest for almost four times as long as it was called "Fallfest," but I still hear a person...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Television watchers can thank Peter Larsson and his fast-growing Hanover company for one of the best views available for Sunday's race through downtown Baltimore — and for just about any car race anywhere in the U.S., for that matter.
| Aug 30, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Chances are that if you drank a cup of coffee recently at the Bean Hollow Cafe in Ellicott City you sipped that steaming brew from a mug made by Greenbridge Pottery in Dayton.
It feels good to support a local business or two. What feels even better is...
| Sep 13, 2011
George Peters Jr. was dethroned Saturday as toilet race champion of Hampdenfest.
Peters, of Hampden, last year's winner of the potty-themed soapbox derby, vanquished several opponents, including a gallant team of Charm City Roller Girls, to reach this...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 6:46 AM
Jolie Carter bought her mother a crab pretzel from the Phillips food cart and declared she may consider moving to Hampden from downtown Baltimore.
Carter, a New Orleans native who recently started a medical residency at the University of Maryland,...