| 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;...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:29 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...
| 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...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:20 AM
The aging Roland Park fire station, home of Engine 44, will be closed for at least three months later this year for renovations on the second floor, and its firefighters and paramedics probably will be reassigned to Hampden's fire house until the work...
| May 7, 2012
| 1:55 PM
College students are gluttons for catching rays - now schools are getting in the act, too.
In a bid to shrink its carbon footprint, Johns Hopkins University has put 2,900 photovoltaic panels on the roofs of seven of its buildings, on its Homewood and...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:24 AM
UPDATE: A spokesman for the YMCA of Central Maryland says the complex at Stadium Place reopened about 10 a.m. She said damage from the overnight break-in was confined to the lobby, "and it has all been cleaned up." The spokesman would not say what, if...
| May 9, 2012
| 11:17 AM
Four young men broke into a community center at Stadium Place in Waverly early Tuesday and stole a 60-inch television, a portable oxygen tank and food, and also damaged a vending and bank machine, Baltimore police said Wednesday.
A spokeswoman for the...
| May 17, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Dr. John Joseph Krejci, a retired general surgeon who helped plan St. Joseph Medical Center's move to Towson, died at that hospital Monday after suffering an aneurysm. He was 89 and lived in Stoneleigh.
Born on Milton Avenue, he attended St. Michael...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Janet Browne, a retired designer who outfitted the interiors of colleges and banks during a lengthy career collaborating with her architect husband, died of congestive heart failure Oct. 12 at the Pickersgill Retirement Community in Towson. The longtime...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Thomas Inglesby is no stranger to power outages in the unit block of Beechdale Road in Roland Park. He's had dozens since he moved there in 2000, and they've come more frequently in recent years, he said.
But he's always been in the dark about why the...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:55 AM
When Andrea Nugent visited family and friends in her native Philippines in 2010, it was her first visit in three decades — and the first visit ever for her American-born daughter, Michelle.
For Michelle Nugent, one of the most memorable sights of...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Vote totals hung on a board above the voting machines at Medfield Heights Elementary School on Tuesday morning.
And the winner by a landslide was ... fajita chicken.
Fajita chicken garnered 184 votes, compared to 12 votes for turkey and cheese...