| Jul 13, 2012
| 11:03 AM
Maryland energy regulators will grill Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. officials on their cleanup after the June 29 derecho storm in a hearing scheduled for Sept. 13.
Eight public hearings will meanwhile take place across the state in August, the...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 5:04 PM
A Baltimore Circuit Court judge has denied a new trial for Thomas Lee Meighan Jr., the man convicted of hitting and killing a Johns Hopkins University student in 2009, according to online records.
Meighan, 42, pleaded guilty to hitting 20-year-old...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Mortician Erich March told me he was tired of seeing people in his East Baltimore community die of conditions like diabetes and hypertension. He blamed the lack of grocery shopping choices in the neighborhood where he grew up and where his Aisquith Street...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 4:58 PM
A dozen neighborhood volunteers will spend their Presidents Day turning around a former city recreation center that new sponsors envision reborn as an education and community center.
After 32 years, the Barclay Recreation Center shut down in August, a...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Baltimore police have charged a man in the Christmas Day beating of Kenni Shaw, though it was not announced for several days as the city's gay community remained on edge amid fears of violence.
Shaw says he was attacked because he is gay, though police...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The Rev. James R. LeVeque, a retired Episcopal priest and mathematics instructor, died of kidney failure Saturday at Keswick Multi-Care Center. The Charles Village resident was 81.
Born in Cassopolis, Mich., he attended the Howe Military School in Howe,...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 5:47 AM
With all the usual fresh-look-forward talk prompted by the new year, it's a good time to consider broadening your musical horizons to include performances presented by groups that might have been off your radar.
Baltimore is not just fortunate to have...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:20 PM
State regulators considering Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.'s request for higher rates will hear this week and next from the people least likely to agree: BGE's ratepayers.
So far, though, the volume is hardly deafening: Only one person spoke Monday...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Dr. Ellen G. McDaniel, whose distinguished career in psychiatry spanned more than 40 years and influenced patients, medical students and even juries, died of lung cancer Thursday at her home in Highland. She was 71.
The former Ellen Garb was raised in...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. customers with opinions about the utility's request for higher rates can air them at public hearings beginning Monday.
BGE wants to increase its distribution charges about $6.62 a month for the typical residential electric...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Guilford's collective New Year's resolution is to get through the most eventful year in the North Baltimore neighborhood's history.
2013 is Guilford's centennial year, and the community is going all out to celebrate — well into 2014 — with...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Train tickets for MARC service to the presidential Inauguration Day will go on sale at 8 a.m. on Dec. 17, the Maryland Transit Administration announced.
All MARC trains on Jan. 21 will require advance tickets, which cost $25 each. Orders are limited to...