| 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,...
| 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...
| 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.
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:02 AM
The Potbelly Sandwich Shop on Charles and Biddle streets that passersbys have been gaping at is opening Tuesday.
Potbelly, which promotes itself as a "mealtime hangout spot," has existing Baltimore locations in the Inner Harbor and Downtown West as well...
| 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...