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  • Star-Spangled Sailabration kicks off at Inner Harbor

    Star-Spangled Sailabration kicks off at Inner Harbor
    It took 200 years, but the oft-forgotten War of 1812 got some attention Wednesday. A flotilla of more than 40 ships representing a dozen nations glided under the Key Bridge and into Baltimore Harbor to launch the commemoration of the conflict that gave...
  • Traffic: Accident on Route 26 at Klees Mill Road

    As of 9 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on Route 26 at Klees Mills Road in Carroll County, due to an accident. Main Street was closed in Ellicott City from Old Columbia Pike to Westchester Road, due to cleanup from the CSX train derailment. The recommended...
  • City-owned Hilton Baltimore lost $11.5 million last year

    City-owned Hilton Baltimore lost $11.5 million last year
    The city-owned Hilton Baltimore lost nearly $11.5 million in 2011 — about $400,000 more than it lost the previous year, according to a recently released audit. In addition to losing money last year, the hotel dipped into its reserves in February to...
  • George Edward 'Hunky' Sauerhoff, activist

    George Edward 'Hunky' Sauerhoff, activist
    George Edward "Hunky" Sauerhoff, a political aide and fundraiser who was the founder and president of the Loyal Sons of Pigtown, died May 12 of heart failure at FutureCare Cherrywood Healthcare and Rehabilitation Centre in Reisterstown. The unofficial...
  • Candy shop moves to Power Plant

     Candy retailer The Best of Luck Candy & Gifts has moved to larger quarters at Power Plant in downtown Baltimore, next to Phillips Seafood. The Inner Harbor store, which specializes in bulk and nostalgia candy, gift baskets and custom favors, is double...
  • Two workers are assaulted by youths downtown

    A group of youths attacked a federal office worker and a BGE employee Thursday morning in downtown Baltimore in random assaults that police said were related. The workers suffered injuries described as minor in the latest in a series of violent incidents...
  • Federal office worker beaten downtown

    A 51-year-old federal office worker was jumped and beaten by up to five juveniles Thursday morning in downtown Baltimore’s Hopkins Plaza — an apparent random attack and the latest in a series of assaults in the heart of the city. Police are...
  • Man charged with photographing girl in bathroom stall at Harborplace

    Man charged with photographing girl in bathroom stall at Harborplace
    A 26-year-old man has been charged with reaching under a bathroom stall at a Harborplace pavilion and photographing or videotaping a teenage girl, according to Baltimore police. The incident occurred about 12:30 p.m. on April 17, and the suspect was...
  • The Interview: Shapiro launching Baltimore office of commercial tenant brokerage firm

    The Interview: Shapiro launching Baltimore office of commercial tenant brokerage firm
    With the ongoing development east of the Inner Harbor, the expanding suburbs in Baltimore and Howard counties and the tried-and-true appeal of downtown, the Baltimore metro region has corporate real estate for every tenant's taste and need. All of...
  • Do we want a true city or an oasis on the water?

    Do we want a true city or an oasis on the water?
    It was an intimidating experience indeed. Downtown on Pratt Street, late at night, surrounded by looming shadows. The sound of approaching footsteps spawned immediate unease. We prayed that our expected ride would appear soon. It was 1964. The Inner...
  • 10 ways to commemorate the War of 1812

    10 ways to commemorate the War of 1812
    How considerate of the British, to attack Baltimore in 1814 and thus give Baltimoreans, two centuries later, ample excuse to hold a two-year celebration. As you may have heard by now, Baltimore is kicking off its bicentennial celebration of the War of...
  • Traffic: Accident on U.S. 50 westbound at Route 450

    Traffic: Accident on U.S. 50 westbound at Route 450
    As of 9 a.m. Monday, traffic was slow on U.S. 50 westbound at Md. 450, due to an accident. Accidents were slowing traffic on the outer loop of I-695 near Security Boulevard in Baltimore County, Hollins Ferry Road near Hammonds Ferry Road in Baltimore...