| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:45 AM
Elected officials and community leaders are calling on Giant Food to improve service and quality at the Waverly Crossroads store, which serves north and northeast Baltimore, including Oakenshawe, Abell, Guilford and Charles Village.
They are circulating...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:22 AM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post is from Cara Shipley, dietetic intern.
In June all of the farmers' markets, like the Orioles, are in full swing. The definition of "local"...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Thousands of dollars and hours of labor have been poured into Boone Street Farm, an oasis on a quarter-acre of city-owned land a few blocks north of Green Mount Cemetery.
Through Baltimore's "Adopt-A-Lot" program, residents legally planted fruit trees,...
| Jul 9, 2013
Don't worry, Dooby's will be here soon. That's the word from Dooby himself.
Dooby's is the long-long-awaited Mount Vernon cafe from Phil Han, the Gilman alumnus whose childhood nickname is now plastered on the Park Plaza building, which has been without...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:54 PM
One man died and another was seriously injured after a head-on collision between a pickup truck and a Maryland Transit Administration bus in Woodlawn on Wednesday afternoon, Baltimore County police said.
Kirby Alexander Cooper Sr., 71, of the 2000...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:16 AM
Live music and the smell of Cuban beef stew filled the air in a hard-to-find Baltimore City park known as The Field, as several hundred people turned out July 26 for WAVEscape, Waverly's early version of National Night Out on Aug. 6.
"Look at these...
| Aug 5, 2013
An anonymous benefactor's $1.25 million gift is helping to get students from the Johns Hopkins University out of the classroom and into the community.
The Community Impact Internships Program at the school's Center for Social Concern marked its third...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 7:50 PM
The gun and badge of an off-duty Baltimore police officer were stolen from a personal car Monday evening, police said.
The officer's car was parked outside of the YMCA in Waverly, at 900 East 33rd St., when the gun and badge were stolen at about 5:30 p....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:52 PM
Three men were shot in separate incidents in Baltimore on Tuesday, in North Baltimore, near Johns Hopkins Hospital, and in West Baltimore, police said.
At about 10:10 p.m., a man was shot multiple times in the 700 block of Mello Court, in a cluster of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:31 PM
A group of men stole a vehicle in Waverly, then joined up with another group and cruised around North Baltimore, robbing joggers of their cell phones, police reports say.
The incidents were reported to police about an hour apart, with victims describing...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Over a period of about five hours, a man was shot and two people were beaten early Wednesday in what police say is part of a surge in street robberies across the city.
A wave of these street robberies over the last few weeks fit similar patterns of...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:31 PM
A citywide surge in street robberies that has hit north Baltimore especially hard appears to have ended — for the moment, at least — with the arrests of five juveniles and one adult, including the suspected ringleader, and one more juvenile...