| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:25 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
I am a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania (B.A. History) and the University of Maryland Law School (J.D.). I have lived near...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 1:19 PM
Recovered yet from FreeFest? (Or! Hampdenfest!) Even if the festival was only a day, the weekend felt like a long one. Maybe that's what being around all those Deadmau5 fans feels like. What did you think of the festival this year? Were there too many...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 8:07 AM
It's almost here: The Sun's guide to the 100 best bars in the Baltimore area.
Though the final list and the rankings won't be published until later this Fall, here are 80 bars and clubs you can count on being included on our Going Out Guide.
| Oct 25, 2011
| 9:05 AM
Few places are left unexplored for Jennifer Petrin Johannes. Over the years, the 38-year-old public high-school art teacher has been to six continents, 27 countries and 43 states. She also shares her passion for traveling with her students, taking them on...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 6:22 PM
Jeff Burdick and his next-door neighbors have nearly identical two-story rowhouses, on the same block of East Clement Street with the same public schools and the same city trash pickup. But one striking difference is the $5,300 he pays in yearly...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 4:29 PM
Two Democrats who lost in close Baltimore City Council campaigns in September say they're not giving up.
Incumbent 7th District Councilwoman Belinda Conaway and 13th District challenger Shannon Sneed have launched write-in campaigns for the November...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 6:50 PM
Andy York recently bought a T-shirt that captures how he feels about his city.
The design includes various implements of violence that include brass knuckles, a switchblade, a noose and a brick in the shape of a heart.
"It all comes down to self-...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 8:01 PM
It's just a spit of woods buffering a creek that winds through a cluster of apartments and houses in Northwest Baltimore. But it's a cozy winter home to the city's birds.
These aren't the average urban pigeons. These are hawks, crows, sparrows, doves and...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 11:14 AM
As the New Year dawns, many people will look around and realize that it's time for a little freshening up at home.
Putting away the holiday knickknacks is a good start, but more substantial dramatic changes require a little more effort — although...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:28 AM
Kitty Mathias wore her Girl Scout leader hat as she dined Tuesday afternoon with some members of the Girl Scout troop she led more than 40 years ago.
A Baltimore Highlands resident for the past four decades, the former Pigtown resident joked that she...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Occupy Baltimore protesters set a new scene Tuesday for their stand against corporate greed and social injustice: a red-brick rowhouse in Union Square where a 65-year-old widow has made her home for nearly six years.
As many as 100 protesters gathered...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 1:15 PM
Donald E. Davis Sr., a retired truck driver and a former Baltimore resident, died May 31 of a stroke at a medical center in Cookeville, Tenn. He was 80.
Born and raised on Nanticoke Street in Pigtown, Mr. Davis graduated in 1949 from Southern High...