| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:50 AM
A juke joint, a national park and a health spa for cars — all located within about five blocks of one another. For three days beginning Friday, a stretch of North Charles Street will be transformed into what just might be the coolest stretch of...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:59 AM
As cool as Artscape's Roadside Attractions corridor sounds, it's far from all Baltimore's free arts festival has to offer for 2012. Here are six more reasons not to stay home this weekend:
Music, music, music R&B singer Brian McKnight headlines the...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:47 AM
For the past seven years, Darnella Parks and her entire family — from toddler nieces to her 84-year-old grandmother — have attended Artscape. They come for the crafts, the food and, most of all, the live entertainment.
But this year, the 33-...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:42 AM
From the Midnight Sun blog:
On Thursday afternoon the cramped Canton bar Nacho Mama’s was log-jammed.
Inside the bar, which is decorated like a shrine to National Bohemian, there were more people than Mr. Boh logos on the walls. The waitresses had a...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:02 PM
The residents of the Memorial Apartments in Bolton Hill first started complaining about the intersection in front of the complex when a firetruck was broadsided four years ago.
The intersection is dangerous, they told City Hall. Its wide median, poor...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Road closures will begin Monday in advance of this weekend's Artscape festival in the area around the Maryland Institute College of Art, the Baltimore Department of Transportation said.
Several streets will close Monday, while more will be closed...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:53 AM
Much has been made about President Barack Obama's budding friendship with Jay-Z, but there's another, perhaps more surprising artist you'll find on his iPod: Regina Spektor, the imaginative 32-year-old singer/songwriter whose latest album, "What We Saw...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:11 AM
The Maryland Institute College of Art broke ground this month for The Commons II, a five-story $16.5 million residence hall on North Avenue near Mount Royal Avenue that will provide housing for 240 students in 80 apartments when it opens by the fall of...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 6:13 AM
As of 9 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near I-395, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on the outer loop of I-695 near I-95 in Baltimore County, McDonogh Road near Timothy Lane in Baltimore County, I-895 northbound at...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Campus crime statistics reported to the federal government show there were 15 burglaries at Morgan State University in 2010. But a review of the university's daily crime log found twice as many.
When reporting campus crime to the U.S. Department of...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:54 AM
As of 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was congested in downtown Baltimore, due to repairs to a broken water main at Light and Redwood streets.
Light Street was closed from Fayette Street to Lombard Street, and Redwood Street was closed from Calvert Street...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 6:12 AM
As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near O'Donnell Street, due to an accident involving three vehicles.
Accidents were slowing traffic on Old York Road near Paper Mill Road in Baltimore County, Mountain Road and Maryland Road...