| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:09 AM
As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow on I-83 southbound near Ruxton Road in Baltimore County due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on U.S. 50 eastbound near Cape St. Claire Road in Anne Arundel County, Patterson Avenue at Liberty Road...
| 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 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...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:19 AM
For 32 years after noted artist Grace Turnbull died in 1976, the house that she built in Guilford in 1928 sat empty, except for a few erstwhile renters — and some squirrels in the roof.
Then, in 2008, manufacturing executive Douglas Hamilton III...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:11 PM
The Obama administration is expected to propose new rules today that would slash the amount of sulfur in gasoline, one of the most significant steps the administration can take this term toward cutting air pollution, people with knowledge of the...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Mary Aitken, a retired switchboard operator who taught music in Baltimore public schools, died of Alzheimer's disease March 28 at her home in the Ridervale section of Riderwood in Baltimore County. She was 89.
Born Mary Wootsey Derr in Roanoke, Va., she...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The 10th annual Blessing of the City was the first for the Episcopal Cathedral of the Incarnation.
But the University Parkway church made its presence known in a memorable debut on Palm Sunday, which marks the beginning of Holy Week for Christians....
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Baltimore officials hope to draw more money from city-owned garages downtown, raising rates at garages on Caroline, Baltimore and West streets while adding a new monthly overnight plan at the St. Paul Street garage.
The city's Board of Estimates is set...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Marianna Inga Burt, an attorney who represented children, died of cardiovascular disease March 12 at Union Memorial Hospital. She was 80 and lived in the Tuscany-Canterbury section of North Baltimore.
Born Marianna Koenig in Hoganas, Sweden, she was...
| 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...