| Dec 16, 2012
| 5:49 PM
Abram, his wife, Bessie, and his teenage brother Sam came first, traveling by train from their Russian village to a German port a thousand miles away in 1912. Then they boarded the ship that would bring them to their new home — Baltimore.
| Dec 19, 2012
| 1:33 PM
For many Baltimoreans, it's not the holiday season until the lighting of the Washington Monument or a stroll down Hampden's 34th Street.
But for fans of chaotic, sweaty, dance-fueled scenes, it's not Christmastime until the Baltimore Bass Connection's...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Herbert A. Davis, a Baltimore real estate broker and decorated World War II veteran, died Monday of progressive supranuclear palsy at Keswick Multi-Care Center. He was 87.
"Herb was always very enthusiastic and just a great guy," said Dorothy F. "Patsy"...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:25 AM
The Roosevelt Park Recreation Center reopened Wednesday after being closed for about a month because of a broke water pipe.
"I missed it," said Gabrielle Barnes, 10, a third grader from Hampden Elementary/Middle School. She was one of 14 children who...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Organziers are hoping you bring your best hat — and your money — to the third annual Hats Off to Hampden on April 13, a $125-per-person gala fundraiser to benefit the Hampden Family Center. A "top hat" table for 10 costs $1,250.
| Apr 15, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Charles Curlett paid $2,000 Saturday night for a Cartier watch worth $5,600.
"And for a good cause," said the attorney from Oakenshawe.
But Curlett won't have the unisex watch all to himself.
"We're going to share it," said his wife, Christina....
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Property lawyer Dan Harvey has a drastic solution to Hampden's parking crunch. On Monday, he dropped it like a bomb on a meeting of the Hampden Community Council.
Harvey, president of the Cotton Duck Title Co., in the 700 block of West 36th Street,...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 7:45 AM
Three people were fatally shot in Baltimore over the weekend amid a spate of shootings, inching the city's homicide count closer to 200 as the year comes to a close.
After this past weekend, 192 have been slain in the city, down 11 percent from the...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:16 PM
A 24-year-old Baltimore man has been arrested and charged with robbing and shooting a cabdriver in Remington early Sunday, police said.
Police said Maurice Turner, who in 2008 was sentenced to a 30-year prison term, and a second man robbed and shot a 30-...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 5:45 AM
An unidentified man died Tuesday afternoon after sustaining second- and third-degree burns in a fire in Hampden, officials said.
The burns resulting from the one-alarm blaze in the 1000 block of Rectory Lane covered nearly 100 percent of the man's body,...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 3:54 PM
The aquarium in the living room of Meir and Leah Lazar's Baltimore County home isn't just for decoration. The tilapia and bluegills packed into the 50-gallon glass tank are waiting their turn to wind up on dinner plates.
Out back, Meir Lazar is putting...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 9:20 AM
Plan your week with our guide to everything going on 12/26-1/1.
You Deserve It (season finale; 9 p.m.; ABC)
Rizzoli & Isles (season finale; 10 p.m.; TNT)
Best in the Business (series debut; 8 p.m.; Discovery)
Texas Multi Mamas...