| Mar 23, 2012
| 7:41 PM
He stands on a grassy slope, right arm extended upward with an alfalfa treat, addressing his 4-ton companion in the tones of a tender friend.
"You're a sweetie, aren't you? You're special," Mike McClure says. And Dolly plucks the treat from his hand,...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Near City Hall, 5-year-old Shalyn Lloyd stood wearing a green hoodie and carrying a sign that read: "Are we next?"
His sign expressed the outrage felt by hundreds who marched in downtown Baltimore on Monday night — and thousands more who have...
| Mar 31, 2012
The street-level restaurant space at Pratt and Light streets has lain vacant since a Legal Sea Foods pulled out more than four years ago.
That's a long time for an Inner Harbor space to sit empty, especially with Harbor East beckoning diners to its dense...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 4:26 AM
Easter options are plentiful this year, and a few are lavish.
The offerings at The Capital Grille (500 E. Pratt St., 443-703-4064, thecapitalgrille.com) include a carving station, raw bar, and breakfast station with scrambled eggs, French toast and...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Come this fall, Pratt Street Ale House will have a sister location in Columbia.
That's the plan anyway. The owners of the Inner Harbor brewpub, home of Oliver Breweries, signed a lease two weeks ago for the former Rocky Run Tap in Columbia.
| Apr 11, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Can someone explain to me why the beating of a white man outside Courthouse East by a group of black men is not a hate crime? ("Bealefeld: Downtown beating caught on tape not a hate crime," April 10.) If the victim was black and beaten at the hands of a...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:01 PM
There were at least as many police officers as protesters in front of City Hall on Tuesday evening after a group of about 40 people walked there from the site of a planned youth jail in downtown Baltimore.
"It's screwed up," said community activist Kim...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:47 AM
The air went out of Mirlande Wilson’s tale about a Mega Million’s jackpot ticket hidden at a Windsor Mill McDonald's Tuesday, when lottery officials announced that the actual winners have come forward – and produced the winning ticket....
| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:17 PM
A Severn woman broke down in tears several times Thursday in Baltimore Circuit Court as she testified that her boyfriend was driving the 2001 Lincoln that struck and killed two teenagers on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard last June. She said she switched...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:00 AM
More than a year after questions arose publicly about the state of Baltimore Behavioral Health Inc.’s retirement plan, the financial company that oversaw the plan has gone on record as saying that the West Pratt Street mental health clinic all but...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 12:45 PM
The threat of automatic spending cuts by the federal government caused companies to press the pause button on real estate expansion in the Baltimore region during the third quarter, according to analysts.
"It reflects the nature of the economic drivers...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Baltimore-based Vertis Holdings Inc., at one time the largest U.S. producer of advertising inserts in newspapers, plans to sell itself to a Wisconsin printing company for $258.5 million through an auction in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
Vertis filed for...