| Jul 9, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Ronald A. Stratton, who boosted ratings and transformed radio stations he managed, died of complications from a stroke June 29 at Madonna Heritage Assisted Living in Jarrettsville. He was 72 and lived in Red Lion, Pa.
Born in Detroit, he broke into...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 3:05 PM
It's a June afternoon as Shane Hughes, dressed in jeans and a lived-in-looking white T-shirt bearing the logo of his cattle farm, Liberty Delight, and the slogan "All Natural Beef," collars a 6-month-old male calf.
"This is Rockstar — I usually...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:35 PM
The Maryland House and Garden Pilgrimage will celebrate its 75th anniversary starting April 28 with tours of some of the state's most lustrous historic gems.
Included in the anniversary tour are Whitehall, the home of 18th-century Gov. Horatio Sharpe, in...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 2:45 PM
Shirley Dickens, 72, didn't much care for the nursing homes she lived in before moving to the new Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Green House Residences at Stadium Place.
But Dickens, who is confined to a wheelchair, has no such complaints about her new home...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Baltimore Police say a recent shooting in Waverly that injured a 16-year-old girl was gang-related, and detectives have charged a 22-year-old man in the case.
Derrod Miller, of the 300 block of E. 33rd St., was charged Tuesday with attempted first-degree...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Key senators reached a tentative agreement Tuesday to save a mail processing center considered significant to the Eastern Shore economy but left the fate of more than a dozen post offices in the Baltimore region uncertain as they considered a sweeping...
| 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,...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Six Northeast Baltimore schools were on lockdown for about 30 minutes past dismissal because of police activity in the area Wednesday afternoon.
The schools affected were City College; Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School; Abbottston Elementary;...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:58 PM
A Baltimore church founder was sentenced to 20 years in prison Wednesday, with another 25 years held in suspension, for forcing his girlfriend’s teenage daughter to watch the couple having intercourse and to participate in sexual acts during a two-...