| Aug 21, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Charging documents in Tuesday's shooting in Pigtown that left a young couple dead and two others seriously wounded show that the attack stemmed from a dispute over $10.
Melville Mason, 35, was formally charged with two counts of first-degree murder,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Lily Howe was the first to be shot, the bullet traveling through her shoulder and out as she tried to protect her longtime friend from a gunman loose in their Pigtown rowhouse early Tuesday morning.
Next was William Monroe, gunned down in the hallway...
| Aug 22, 2013
Twenty shootings in 80 hours — and the week is still young ("Fatal Pigtown shooting brings city count to 20 in 80 hours," Aug. 20).
Did I miss the mayor's press conference in which she and the police commissioner appear on stage together with a...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Race cars whipped around downtown Baltimore on Saturday, turning usually traffic-choked streets into a speedway, their engines filling the air with the sounds of a hornet's hum on the straights and a smoker's cackle at the hairpin turn.
As the cars...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Wisconsin transplant Dana Ostrenga has spent the past 14 years on the south side of Baltimore.
The 37-year-old NASA scientist lived in Federal Hill and then in Washington Village, also known as Pigtown. When it was time for a change, she didn't want to...
| May 27, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Police made a second arrest and were tracking other suspects Monday in a double shooting that killed a 1-year-old, an attack that angered public officials amid a bloody holiday weekend in which gun violence wounded or killed a dozen people.
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Two men were killed and a man and woman were injured in four separate incidents of gunfire in the city overnight, according to Baltimore Police.
The string of unrelated shootings began at 11:02 p.m., when officers responded to the 6400 block of Harford...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Mention development in Catonsville, and the name Stephen Whalen Jr. likely will come up.
Drive around town, and you'll see blue signs staked in people's yards voicing opposition to the local developer's idea to build a large mixed-use development known...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:54 PM
The Improved Order of Red Men are gone, but the old Red Men's Hall in Hampden could soon be bustling again, with plans for a pub, an art gallery and a cafe or sushi restaurant at 3600 Hickory Ave.
The 120-year-old Tecumseh Tribe No. 108 of the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:44 PM
After leading a life of crime, being charged with murder and being shot, Howard McCray was ready for a change. In 2008, he began working with Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he had been treated for gunshot wounds, to reach out to other victims who...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:10 PM
It's a full weekend of dining events.
The Soft-Shell Crab Celebration concludes on Sunday. Some two dozen Baltimore restaurants are adding special soft-shell crab specials to their menus for Baltimore's fifth annual dining promotion.
A packed weekend...
| May 25, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Baltimore police said an officer who was integral in arresting a suspect in the Cherry Hill shooting that killed a 1-year-old boy Friday night shot a suspect connected to a Saturday afternoon shooting near a downtown deli.