| Jul 8, 2014
At 90 years old, Betty Williams' clearest memory of her days at Colored School 115 is running through an alley the schoolchildren thought was haunted.
"It was a game to run through and not get caught," she said, describing the lane between two of the...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Officials at People's Community Health Centers said Friday they remains committed to opening a health center in Severn, despite Anne Arundel County holding back funding after learning of an IRS judgement against the nonprofit.
Anne Arundel County...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:38 AM
When eight organists from around the region gather at Grace United Methodist Church in Homeland for the 16th annual French Organ Marathon on Sunday, May 18, all of them will take a back seat to the star of the show — the organ.
It's a pipe organ...
| May 18, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Homicide detectives were called to the scene of an East Baltimore shooting late Saturday, in which police said a man was shot in the head.
The shooting around 11 p.m. capped off a day in which the city saw several incidents of gun violence. A man was...
| May 18, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Two more people were shot late Saturday, continuing a violent weekend in which one person was killed a block from the Preakness Stakes and six others were wounded by gunfire.
The homicide and eight non-fatal shootings since late Friday occurred in...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Rita R. Martin, a counselor of homeless women at a Better Waverly residence, died of complications from multiple myeloma and infection Monday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Lochearn resident was 69.
Born Rita Reynolds in San Diego, she...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The snow continued to play havoc with school schedules Monday, delaying the beginning of state testing in some places and keeping students home for yet another day.
All Baltimore-area school systems have used more days than allotted in the school...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 4:09 PM
More than a decade before thousands rallied outside the State House in Annapolis for adequate school facilities for the city's children, several dozen residents met in a school lunchroom in Northeast Baltimore to lay the groundwork for building just one...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:00 PM
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The Howard County Bocce League will start its spring season in early April for those 14 and up. If enough players and teams are available, games will be Tuesday evenings at...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:54 PM
William Voss Elder III, a retired Baltimore Museum of Art curator who helped first lady Jacqueline Kennedy during the 1960s bring antique furnishing to the White House, died of heart failure Thursday at Northwest Hospital. The Upperco resident was 82....
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Mary D. Eddinger, a retired educator who had been a learning specialist and resource teacher at Roland Park Country School for nearly three decades, died Tuesday of dementia at Union Memorial Hospital. She was 76.
"Mary was the most loving and kind...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:12 AM
One man was shot several times in the chest and killed and another man was shot in the leg in Baltimore Tuesday night, police said.
Officers found a 26-year-old victim with gunshot wounds to the chest in the 500 block of E. 35th St. in the Waverly...