| 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...
| May 12, 2012
| 12:38 PM
Work and weekend events have shut down several city thoroughfares, officials said.
A crane lift is expected to shut down 20th Street between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. from Charles Street to Maryland Avenue.
A portion of Falls Road at the intersection of...
| May 20, 2012
| 7:20 PM
As traffic officer Bobby Brown began his weekday afternoon shift at Pratt and Light streets, he was quickly drawn into the dangerous dance involving pedestrians and motorists.
A motorist didn't see three pedestrians as he made a sharp left-hand turn, but...
| May 17, 2012
| 6:04 AM
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, traffic was slow on the inner loop of I-695 near Reisterstown Road, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on I-695 at the Curtis Creek Drawbridge in Baltimore County, Oliver Street and Milton Avenue in Baltimore City,...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The trustees of the Contemporary Museum announced Monday that they have voted unanimously to suspend operations May 31. That will be the last day for the executive director and four part-time staff members. Plans to secure a new home for the museum have...
| May 25, 2012
| 6:05 AM
As of 9 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on the inner loop of I-695 near Perring Parkway, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic at Northern Parkway and Liberty Heights Avenue in Baltimore City and Bayard Street and Carroll Street in Baltimore...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 5:50 PM
After a day in which they temporarily became waterfront businesses, shops and cafes on North Charles Street began reopening Thursday, when the river created by a massive water main break at 20th Street receded.
While several blocks remained closed to...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 2:14 PM
John Thomas "Dick" Burda, a retired asbestos worker and former Howard County resident, died Sunday of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson. He was 83.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Edmondson Village, Mr. Burda attended city public schools.
| Aug 28, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Sept. 5 is D-Day for the two-year, $28 million project to reconstruct North Charles Street between University Parkway and 25th Street in Charles Village.
The "D" in this case stands for detour, which is what thousands of motorists a day will have to do...