| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:21 PM
For jazz aficionados, news that the Baltimore Jazz Alliance is reviving the Sunday evening cabaret concerts, which for years were sponsored by the nonprofit Left Bank Jazz Society at the old Famous Ballroom on North Charles Street, will indeed be most...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:45 PM
A burst of heat and humidity prompted early school closings and electricity-saving measures across the region Wednesday, but a snap back to fall-like weather lies ahead Friday and through the weekend.
Temperatures surged to highs of 95 degrees at...
| Sep 24, 2013
The Food for Thought stage at next weekend's Baltimore Book Festival will present a full slate of talks and demonstrations by Baltimore-based chefs and visiting cookbook authors.
Among the locals are Johnny's barista Lindsay DiFabbio (1 p.m. Friday),...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Earlier this year, Baltimore Police made rare use of its Twitter account to float a policy proposal: "We are thinking about moving the juvenile curfew time to 10 pm," the message read. "What do you think?"
Within days, Police Commissioner Anthony...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Richard C. Rice, owner of a Baltimore kitchen and bathroom design firm, died Oct. 14 of cancer at his Ruxton home. He was 51.
Richard Carew Rice was born in Baltimore and raised in Roland Park. He was the son of John Hubner Rice Jr., who had been vice...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:55 PM
When the Roland Park Library needed a new roof in 2005, restaurateur Eddie Dopkin was quick to step in.
"He said, 'We'll have a fundraiser and call it Raise the Roof,'" recalls Susan Newhouse, who at the time was raising money to renovate and expand the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Karen L. Swartz, an expert on adolescent depression, will speak Tuesday, Oct. 22 at the Roland Park Country School at 7:30 pm.
Swartz is the founder and program director of the Johns Hopkins University Adolescent Depression Awareness Program. She will...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Edward "Eddie" Dopkin, the popular restaurateur who founded and owned Miss Shirley's and co-owned the Classic Catering People, died Saturday at age 61.
Dopkin's dining successes and relationships within the community earned praise Saturday from...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:42 AM
Roland Park Place is attempting to sell an old church next to its property — the same church it tried to tear down for parking five years ago against strenuous objections by residents who live in the area.
"I don't know that we've had any...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:11 PM
Girls volleyball teams were back in full UCBAC action Monday with Bel Air, Harford Tech, Fallston, Perryville and Patterson Mill each collecting wins.
In Fallston, the Cougars defeated North Harford, 3-0, by scores of 25-11, 25-16 and 25-11 in a...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Two seniors met for the first time at the Broadmead retirement community cafeteria Oct. 7. One was Libby Murphy, 83, a longtime Roland Park area resident, who has lived at Broadmead in Cockeysville for almost two years.
The other was Mackenzie Gerrity,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Dr. Wilmot C. Ball Jr., former head of the division of respiratory diseases at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, died Oct. 12 of complications from dementia at the Edenwald retirement community. He was 85.
The son of a Bell Laboratories electrical engineer and...