| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Gwendolyn H. "Winkie" Davis, a retired substitute and kindergarten teacher, died Nov. 12 of complications from diabetes at Woodbridge Valley Manor Care Center in Catonsville. She was 92.
Gwendolyn Hughes was born in Baltimore and raised in Waverly....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:12 AM
You'll know you have arrived at John Waters' Christmas party when you see the wreath of thorns.
Ricky the doorman — he's worked this party for 25 years — will not let you past the heavy wooden door unless your name is on the list. You...
| 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 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...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Responding to criticism, Baltimore State's Attorney Gregg Bernstein said prosecutors are often in favor of tougher penalties than those handed down by city judges, who have the final say.
Bernstein's comment came after a "court watcher" from North...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Sister Ellen Carr, who lives in the Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi convent in Waverly, remembers all too well the derecho storm that pummeled the Baltimore region during a heat wave June 29.
With no electricity, "believe me, it was hot in the building,...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Peter Marvit, a 51-year-old scientist who sang with the Baltimore Choral Arts Society and sought to widen music education opportunities for city students, died at Johns Hopkins Hospital after he was shot near his Northeast Baltimore home last Monday...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 7:31 AM
Police said Thursday they have arrested Eric Ford Sr. in connection with a double shooting in North Baltimore that wounded his 4-year-old son and the child's 33-year-old mother.
Police believe the shooting Wednesday was a domestic dispute. Ford, 26,...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 8:52 AM
Barclay Recreation Center, its future once in doubt as Baltimore City pushed forward with plans to close, privatize or overhaul 55 recreation centers citywide, will start its new life next week as a community center serving the Charles Village-...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Raised by a painter and a sculptor, Jimmy Joe Roche has art in his blood.
Born and raised in Tallahassee, Fla., the 31-year-old visual artist and filmmaker has lived in Waverly for the past 8 years. Roche, who additionally teaches video production in...
| 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"...