| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:26 PM
A century-old Station North movie theater, an East Baltimore church, a former cotton mill and two downtown office towers are among the renovation projects selected for financing next year under Maryland's historic preservation tax credit program.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:31 AM
A Naval Academy graduate was among the two sailors who died Sunday when their helicopter crashed in the Red Sea.
Lt. Cmdr. Landon L. Jones, 35, of Lompoc, Calif., graduated from Annapolis with merit in 2001, a spokeswoman said.
Jones and Chief Warrant...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:46 PM
After 18 months of darkness, the lights at the Senator Theatre will shine again this week.
A new art deco chandelier gleams inside the landmark movie palace. Carefully repainted acrobats and Harlequin clowns prance along the lobby's circular mural. And,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:02 AM
"Too Slow," one of the more delicate songs on Those Darlins' new album, holds special significance for Jessi Zazu.
"I wrote that when I first started dating my boyfriend," the 24-year-old singer said by phone from her home in Nashville last week. "It...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:07 PM
What does "Arrested Development" star Jeffrey Tambor eat when he's in town? Crab cakes from Faidley's? Corned beef from Attman's?
Turns out the actor, who plays George Bluth Sr. on the show, had a craving for a sandwich from the deli at Eddie's of Mount...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Brewers, the professionals as well as the amateurs that hoist 5-gallon pots atop apartment-oven burners, come in two varieties, according to Ryan Boddy, one of the co-founders of city-based beer club Baltibrew.
There are those that brew beer like cooks,...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:59 AM
John Wendell Compton Sr., a retired disc jockey known on the air as Sir Johnny O, died of heart failure Oct. 29 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Randallstown resident was 75.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Division Street, he was the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Baltimore rapper Rye Rye announced the birth of her second child, a boy, on social media sites this week.
"And he is OUTTTTTTTT! Omg I'm so happy..." she posted on Instagram at 2:25 a.m. Monday. "I'm done! My baby boy is here! Thanks everyone for the...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Remember that card in Monopoly, "Bank error in your favor, collect $200?" With the top-hatted rich guy jumping in surprise and glee as the teller hands him the bills?
In Baltimore, it's more like, "Tax assessment error in your favor, keep the $1.5...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:18 AM
In August 2011, Baltimore singer/songwriter Adam Lempel finally realized he needed to get serious about his music. The epiphany came where many epiphanies occur — in a hospital bed.
"I ended up getting sick. I had a pneumothorax, which is like a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Several lawmakers are calling on the state to compensate Baltimore amid new disclosures that errors in the historic property tax credit program for homeowners have cut revenue to the city over the past several years.
"The state should make us whole,"...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:45 AM
It's a rare feeling to love a bar as soon as you walk through the door.
With its quiet charm, Beatnik, a new Station North bar, delivered it almost immediately on a recent Saturday night.
Beatnik's precisely executed details, both small and...