| Apr 27, 2014
It's possible that Matthew Olshan didn't fully become a writer until the day that his future boss ordered him to dig a ditch.
On that day in the late 1980s, the boss, a carpenter, eyed the short kid with the soft hands. He saw a young man with no...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:05 AM
The written questions from the audience of more than 100 people came fast and furious on cards read aloud by City Councilman Bill Henry, moderator of the 3rd annual Public Safety Summit at Morgan State University on Saturday.
What can city police do...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 9:19 PM
It's not a replica of the original, but the new Petit Louis Bistro in Columbia has the heart and soul of its namesake restaurant in Roland Park, not to mention its exceptional service, confidently prepared French cuisine and the attention to detail we'...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:41 PM
After a quarter-century on Cold Spring Lane, Video Americain, for years Baltimore’s best video store and a rare survivor, will be shutting its doors for good today.
Owners Barry and Annie Solan have spent the past three months selling off their...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Eufrosyne Cavacos Breskow, a retired real estate sales agent and design gallery owner, died of stroke complications March 18 at Dove House in Westminster. The former Roland Park and Mount Vernon resident was 85.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Hampden,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:45 PM
With one underperforming snow system having come and gone, a new winter storm watch is in effect for areas northwest of Baltimore for freezing rain Tuesday night into Wednesday.
The storm watch is in effect for northern Baltimore County and Carroll...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:18 PM
On the heels of a wintry weather system that dropped less snow than expected in the Baltimore region Monday, a new batch of storm watches were set for Tuesday night into Wednesday, with a quarter of an inch of ice possible northwest of the city....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:00 AM
I was appalled by The Sun's full page photo montage ("Fire and Ice," Jan. 31) showing the destruction of a house in the Roland Park area caused by a recent fire. The Sun displayed shockingly poor taste in its attempt to show the "juxtaposition of...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:50 PM
It had been years since Tammy Bresnahan dialed 936-1212 to hear the Baltimore-area weather forecast, and when she called it again last month, she was surprised to learn the once-popular hot line had been disconnected.
"The weather's been kind of...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Those in the market for a Victorian home with a wide, wraparound porch will jump at the chance to tour 412 Hawthorne Road. in the city's Roland Park neighborhood. With an asking price of $685,000, this turn-of-the-century gem has been beautifully...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Mary D. Eddinger, a retired educator who had been a learning specialist and resource teacher at Roland Park Country School for nearly three decades, died Tuesday of dementia at Union Memorial Hospital. She was 76.
"Mary was the most loving and kind...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Virginia B. "Ginnie" Bryant, a homemaker and former Roland Park activist, died Feb. 4 of heart failure at the Fairhaven retirement community in Sykesville. She was 90.
Virginia Bowen was born in Baltimore and raised in Hampden and Mechanicsburg, N.J. She...