| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:55 PM
The National Weather Service has confirmed at least three tornadoes touched down in Maryland on Monday — in the Fork area of Baltimore County, Locust Point in South Baltimore and Coltons Point in St. Mary’s County.
All three were placed in...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Ann H. Sisson, who established with her husband a popular Federal Hill restaurant and bar that later became the state's first brew pub, died June 4 from complications of dementia at Keswick Multi-Care Center. She was 89.
The daughter of a civil engineer...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:45 PM
A collective "Oh!" greeted restaurateur Chris Spann's announcement to the Hampden Village Merchants Association on Wednesday that he plans to take over the former Dogwood restaurant space on The Avenue.
Spann, owner of the well-reviewed restaurant The...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:50 AM
A member of the Baltimore Fire Department training to become a rescue diver was hospitalized Thursday after ascending to the surface of a Harford County quarry too quickly during a certification class, according to department officials.
The man, who has...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:35 AM
You say Rover wants to roam, but your postage-stamp backyard isn't cutting it? Clearly, you and your pooch need to take advantage of the nearest friendly neighborhood dog park.
Not that every neighborhood has one, or that they're all created equal. Some...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:17 PM
A waterspout zipped across Baltimore harbor Monday afternoon, tossing pieces of a warehouse roof into the air, and at least one other tornado was reported in the area as storms brought heavy downpours and flooding.
In Fells Point, cars sat in standing...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Fort McHenry has a two-fold function. One, it's an historical landmark that is preserved by the National Park Service. Two, its a public park that offers open space with a great waterfront location. Those of us in the downtown, Federal Hill and Locust...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:15 PM
David Waldemar Gjerde, a retired Procter & Gamble executive who became a restaurant investor and consultant to his sons, Spike and Charlie, died of a heart attack May 2 at his Cockeysville home. He was 75.
Born in Mankato, Minn., he was the son of...
| May 14, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Catonsville residents looking to add a kick to their daily routine will have an opportunity to do so on May 17, Baltimore's annual Bike to Work Day.
This year, there will be a new rally point on Friday morning — outside the Santa House in...
| May 5, 2013
| 6:17 PM
A 100-foot tugboat sank off Pier 3 in Locust Point on Saturday night.
The tugboat Kaleen McAllister sank before 10 p.m., Mike Reagoso, the vice president of Mid-Atlantic operations for McAllister Towing, said Sunday. No one was injured in the incident,...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 4:22 PM
City leaders hope that by this time next year they'll have returned from Annapolis with funds to put toward making the Inner Harbor what its original designers intended it to be — "a playground for Baltimoreans."
"The city has changed so much...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Cars began lining up before 7 a.m. to get into the parking lots at M&T Bank Stadium for the shuttle bus ride to Fort McHenry and the Blue Angels air show.
Yellow school buses stretched from Camden Yards to beyond the football stadium to handle the...