| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Ellen R. Brown, a retired church secretary and volunteer, who with her husband cared for a historic Northeast Baltimore chapel, died June 29 of complications from dementia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
She was 84.
The daughter of an...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:11 PM
On Sunday, June 16, fifteen congregants from Hiss United Methodist Church packed up cars with suitcases and supplies and headed off to Tennessee. But not for a vacation. They were members of Hiss' VIM - Volunteers in Mission and their destination was...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Maryland Route 214, which had been shut down for more than two hours on Friday morning after a tall tree fell onto the roadway at Quarterfield Road, has been reopened, according to the State Highway Administration.
The tree brought down telephone lines,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:15 AM
The state Department of Transportation reported a single-vehicle crash in Anne Arundel County on MD 3 South prior to Davidsonville Road at 9:03 a.m. No additional information was given.
The Maryland Transportation reported minor delays on the light...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Janet Virginia Garrity, who enrolled in college at age 47 and went on to earn a master's degree in social work, died of heart disease Tuesday at Brightview Assisted Living in Towson. She was 81 and lived in Salisbury.
Born Janet Virginia Green in...
| Jun 11, 2013
Maryland Wine Week is back. The 11-day celebration of the state's wine industry begins Friday and runs through June 24.
Organized by the Maryland Wineries Association, the third annual promotional event has restaurants and wine shops throughout the state...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Residents of the communities surrounding a Bel Air area property made it clear Wednesday they do not favor the 258-unit apartment complex proposed for the site.
"This is a huge negative impact on our quality of life," said Mike Pons, whose family owns...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Two people were seriously injured after a fire was intentionally set in a Family Dollar store in East Baltimore on Wednesday morning, Baltimore fire officials said.
The people were taken to a hospital after suffering from smoke inhalation and minor...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:16 PM
A 67-year-old woman struck by a car Saturday night in Parkville died of her injuries early Monday morning, Baltimore County police said.
Police identified the woman as Sharon Marie Bialek of Baltimore. Bialek was crossing Putty Hill Avenue on foot in...
| May 25, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Someone's been making off with the big industrial batteries that provide backup power at traffic signals in Baltimore, and now the thefts are being investigated by the city inspector general's office, which looks into allegations of waste, fraud and abuse...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:38 PM
A Baltimore woman claims in a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court that city police destroyed her camera and arrested her because she was recording officers who she observed beating someone else.
The lawsuit, first reported last month by WBAL-TV when it...
| May 8, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Members of the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company had a busy morning on Wednesday, responding to three incidents in Harford and Baltimore counties.
Officials said at 7:47 a.m., firefighters and paramedics from the company responded to Old Joppa...