| Apr 1, 2012
It's a story that simply won't go away.
It's an upper-class soap opera, and even after the passage of 75 years it still packs a sentimental punch and draws a willing audience into the glittering world of the British aristocracy.
It is the saga of...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Charles Edward Miller, who owned and operated a Charles Village commercial art school, died in his sleep April 9 at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. No cause of death was determined, family members said.
He was 93 and had lived in the Cromwell Valley...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Attention, Baltimore commuters: The JFX has been reduced to two lanes in each direction. That means, come Monday morning, it's going to be extra-crowded on the expressway. To get to work on time, check out the directions below for alternate routes into...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:08 PM
The greater Mount Vernon neighborhood has grown stronger, more confident and busier lately. What's been happening in this eminently walkable district?
I tend to think of Baltimore's midtown neighborhood as being far more extensive than Mount Vernon. I...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Our mayor, the Hon. Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, is asking some people to look into why Baltimore's revenues from speed cameras are remarkably higher than in surrounding jurisdictions. I'm not a task force, but I have a good idea why: People in Baltimore are...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 2:15 PM
A 25th Street insurance agent, Ken Abrams, got to the heart of what makes his neighborhood stand out. "There is a lot of diversity in the Old Goucher neighborhood. and we are proud of it," he said. "But this feature is not as well known as it should be."...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Starting in spring 2013, Charles Village residents might be seeing five boxes that look like oversized birdhouses in public places.
But the boxes aren't for the birds — and neither is a global project to promote reading and literacy by filling...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 12:01 PM
It was a quiet night for a revolution.
People at the bar in Joe Squared Station North sat huddled over drinks and conversations. Folks occasionally strolled in to pick up pizza orders or headed to dining tables in the back. Few even glanced at the...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 1:32 PM
William Inge's "Bus Stop" was the very first play staged at the Audrey Herman Spotlighters Theatre in 1962, so it's fitting that its new production of "Bus Stop" recently had its opening night 50 years to the day of that theater-opening production's...
| May 10, 2012
| 6:00 AM
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, traffic was slow on I-895 southbound near Lombard Street, due to an accident involving three vehicles.
Emergency roadwork was blocking traffic on the ramp from I-70 eastbound near I-695 in Baltimore County.
King Avenue was...
| May 11, 2012
| 6:50 AM
Calle's Cucina, an Italian restaurant on St. Paul St. has closed. The BYOB restaurant, which opened just last November in the old Yabba Pot space in Barclay, featured traditional Italian menu items like lasagna Bolognese, braciola and chicken saltimbocca....
| May 15, 2012
| 8:51 AM
The Brass Elephant could soon be reopening. Well, not the Brass Elephant exactly. A restaurant named The Museum is set to open within weeks at 924 N. Charles St., the elegant Mount Vernon townhouse that the Brass Elephant called home for almost 30 years...