| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Joan A. Parr, a homemaker and peace activist, died Tuesday from heart failure at her Lauraville home. She was 84.
The former Joan Atkins was born in Springfield, Mass., and moved to Baltimore in 1945, when her father joined the upper school math...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Johns Hopkins University is doing what Struever Bros., Eccles & Rouse couldn't — developing a vacant lot in Charles Village.
Struever Bros. once planned to build The Olmsted, an $83 million, mixed-use development of condominiums, stores and a...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The Freshii on Light Street downtown has closed. The other Baltimore location, on St. Paul Street in Charles Village, will remain open, the company says.
"Closing a restaurant is never something we want to do,'" said Freshii project manager Mia Jacobs...
| 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...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 10:05 AM
After my husband and I had a recent, but too-brief beach getaway, we knew we were back in Baltimore the minute we drove onto Russell Street. There, we were greeted by erratic drivers, who shifted at speeds close to 80 miles per hour.
In September 2011,...
| 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...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:53 PM
The news that a Southeast Pennsylvania utility company has suspended "smart meter" installations following reports that some have overheated and caused fires has prompted the Maryland Public Service Commission to schedule a public hearing Tuesday to...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 11:12 AM
So it's an established fact that Apple's new Maps App is a epic fail. With missing cities, "melted" bridges and dams and even a duplicated island in Asia, Apple's maps roll out has been anything but smooth. But what about maps for the Baltimore area? I...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:14 AM
As of 9 a.m. Thursday, traffic was slow on I-95 northbound near Route 100, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on Route 295 northbound near I-895 in Baltimore City, and Philadelphia Road near Hospital Drive in Rosedale.
A vehicle fire...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 6:13 AM
As of 9 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near I-395, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on the outer loop of I-695 near I-95 in Baltimore County, McDonogh Road near Timothy Lane in Baltimore County, I-895 northbound at...