| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Monsignor Roland Pierre Bordelon, a retired Catholic Relief Services director, died of dementia Dec. 18 at Charlestown Retirement Community. The former Mount Vernon resident was 87.
Born in Bordelonville, La., he was the son of Russell and Lillian Dupuis...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:42 PM
A retired schools employee may have cracked the mystery of the identity of a man who scrawled his signature in the Washington Monument nearly two centuries ago.
After reading an article in Saturday's Baltimore Sun reporting that workers restoring the...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:38 PM
The number of coveted parking spaces available to the able-bodied on crowded downtown streets is about to shrink as Baltimore begins reserving metered spots for disabled drivers.
Earmarking 200 metered spaces in the central business district is the first...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Remember the time Kevin Spacey and Bill Clinton rolled into the Starbucks near UB in Mount Vernon?
Spacey told David Letterman last night that he was following the former president's motorcade when Clinton got a hankering for a coffee.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:30 PM
A panel of advisers to an established senior center on the edge of Mount Vernon is protesting a proposal to lease space in its city-owned building to Baltimore's gay community center.
The Waxter Center Advisory Council fears younger patrons of the Gay,...
| Feb 2, 2014
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Lauren Fischer, 27, grew up in Perry Hall. After graduating from Virginia Tech in 2008, she moved to Alexandria, Va., for a marketing job with O'Keefe & Company, a technology public relations firm. She now works in marketing...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:42 AM
Valentine's Day falls on a Friday this year, which is shaping up to be great news diners and patrons alike.
Unofficially at least, Valentine’s Day is being celebrated in restaurants starting on Thursday, Feb. 13 and going through Saturday, Feb....
| Jan 31, 2014
| 3:35 PM
After more than 30 years, the brick-and-mortar heart of Baltimore's gay activism and support network is moving.
The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center of Baltimore, or GLCCB, announced Friday that it will depart its longtime West...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Date: Oct. 26
Her story: Theresa "TC" Kouo, 37, grew up in Guilderland, N.Y., a suburb of Albany. After completing a radiology residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center and neuroradiology fellowship at University of California, Los Angeles,...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Baltimore is poised to pay a $200,000 settlement to the family of a Marine veteran killed outside a Mount Vernon nightclub by an off-duty police officer in June 2010.
Though Gahiji Tshamba was not on the job when he shot 32-year-old Tyrone Brown 12...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Dan Trahey plays the tuba. He's played it all his life, and he takes his instrument with him everywhere, even though it's been years since he's performed regularly with an orchestra. Trahey's affinity for the unwieldy, decidedly uncool contraption says...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Environmentalists in Baltimore point toward a recent survey that shows a bag surcharge in Washington resulted in 80 percent of residents using fewer disposable sacks.
OpinionWorks, an Annapolis-based public polling firm contracted by the Department of...