| Jun 1, 2014
| 2:19 PM
When Beechfield Elementary/Middle School fifth-graders were asked to design their dream homes 15 years ago, they almost always included a "safe room," a place where they could escape violence, according to Ayers Saint Gross president Jim Wheeler.
| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:02 AM
As a teenager attending the Towsontown Spring Festival Charlie Barton never would have imagined that he would return as a vendor some dozen years later to display his silk screen art.
"It's a good feeling," said Barton, 28, formerly of Stoneleigh, who...
| May 3, 2014
| 4:56 PM
For nearly two centuries, Baltimore has been a railroad town, its great eastern port and once-thriving industries sustained by the network of freight lines running inland.
That legacy, however, ebbed over time as the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad was...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 2:09 PM
After an investigation that revealed missing money and questionable financial practices, officials of a national longshoremen's union are considering seizing control of a Baltimore chapter — a move that could complicate contract negotiations at...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The dueling complaints by two port of Baltimore union officials alleging the other assaulted him now will be considered by residents of Baltimore, after their attorneys requested a jury trial in the case.
Maryland District Court Judge Timothy D....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Fishing, boating market
Today, March 16: The Essex-Middle River chapter of the MSSA will hold a fishing and boating flea market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Commodore Hall, 1909 Old Eastern Ave. in Essex. New and used rods, reels and tackle will be for sale...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The long-awaited Harris Teeter supermarket anchoring the Shops at Canton Crossing will open April 8, the chain said Thursday.
Furniture retailer Arhaus and menswear chain Jos. A. Bank Clothiers also announced one new area store each on Thursday....
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:11 PM
A local chain of running stores plans to host free, fundraising runs on Saturday to raise money for a pair of charities that benefit victims of last year's Boston Marathon bombing.
Charm City Run -- with locations in Annapolis, Baltimore, Bel Air,...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Lynne Douglas stood frozen some 100 yards shy of the finish line at the Boston Marathon when the second bomb exploded, bringing last year's race to an abrupt and chaotic end.
Today, the Columbia woman will run to overcome that moment.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Monday's snowfall introduced a spell of more dangerous cold that could continue to disrupt work, school and travel in the region for several days.
Temperatures early Tuesday morning were forecast to threaten a record dating to 1873, with lows in the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Pride will only leave the port of Baltimore for a few months.
Carnival Cruise Lines announced Thursday that its Carnival Pride cruise liner will return to the port of Baltimore in March 2015, after only a brief stint in Florida, thanks to new...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The port of Baltimore's continuing labor dispute, which boiled over in a three-day dockworkers strike in October before a three-month "cooling-off" period, now simmers with uncertainty.
Labor peace in the port seems precarious. A contract covering the...