| Jan 16, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Staff at Pleasant Plains Elementary School and Halstead Academy have been making science come alive for the school's fourth-grade students.
As an extension to the Baltimore County Science Curriculum, students at Halstead worked together to construct...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Punk's Backyard Grill has closed at the Westfield Annapolis Mall. The restaurant, which opened in 2009, evoked an American backyard gathering. The kitchen was enclosed behind a structure that suggested the back of a suburban home, the dining room was...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:14 PM
An 18-year-old man died and two people were shot in two separate shootings in Baltimore on Friday.
Police responded to the 2800 block of Saint Lo Drive in Clifton Park before 1:20 p.m. where they found a man who had been shot in the leg. Police said...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Two men were shot in the head in Baltimore on Sunday in three separate shootings that left three people wounded.
A 33-year-old man attending a birthday party on Saturday on the 5300 block of Cordelia Avenue in Northwest Baltimore got in a dispute with...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Rose Faro Ponder, a retired Notre Dame Preparatory School food service manager who won blue ribbons at the Maryland State Fair for her baking, died of pneumonia Friday at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. She was 88 and lived in Bel Air.
Rose Faro was...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:57 AM
As of 8 a.m., on Interstate 695 in Baltimore County, one shoulder of the outer loop past Old Harford Road was closed due to a multiple vehicle crash.
Also in Baltimore County, one westbound lane and shoulder of Liberty Road at Washington Avenue...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Dennis H.L. Sherman, a retired tailor who was also known as "The Tie Man," died Dec. 14 of pneumonia at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 87.
"I first met him when I was in middle school. Back then I used to wear ascots, and he thought that was so cool,"...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Call it manifest restaurant destiny. In 2012, Baltimore-based restaurateurs set about expanding their empires, or at least their brands.
Clementine opened a second location in the Creative Alliance in Highlandtown, the team behind Langermann's in...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Christmas came a little early to a single mother with three children thanks to Vehicles for Change and Calvert Hall College High School. The woman, who was recently hired as a director of a Baltimore day care center was presented with a 2002 Pontiac Grand...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:05 PM
A 34-year-old Baltimore man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday for his role in a heroin and gun distribution ring that netted police more than a dozen weapons, $8,000 in cash and two ounces of heroin when they busted it earlier this year,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:08 PM
The U.S Postal Service is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man involved in an armed robbery at the small Benson Post Office between Bel Air and Fallston Wednesday afternoon.
The robbery at the post...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Osborne A. Payne, a former educator who became a trailblazing Baltimore businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia.
He was 87.
"He was one of Baltimore's great unsung heroes,...