| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Thanks to The Sun I now know what it may have been to read the paper in 1898 prior to the Spanish American War ("Punishing Syria," Aug. 27). Your editorial was all that yellow journalism could be, waving the bloody flag, citing massacres that no one could...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 10:53 AM
In the absence of his point-magnet Pikesville teammate, Annapolis’ David Williams won the gold cup class of the of the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge series today. It was the second IMSA race of the weekend.
“I've lived here for 25 years and just...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Michael Levitas of Pikesville won the Gold Cup class of the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge series today. Trailing by 12 seconds and taking second in the class was his teammate, Annapolis resident David Williams, who was in his first race on a street course....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:12 PM
The race car — what's left of it — sits in a yard in Middle River, a rusty hulk entombed by weeds. The engine's gone; the tires rotted.
"It ain't very pretty to look at," Pete Kantorsky, Jr. said of the 1937 Ford. But one man's junk is...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:09 PM
A Baltimore County police officer was shot to death Wednesday during a predawn raid on a house in Catonsville, police said. His alleged assailant was also killed in the firefight.
Officer Jason Schneider, 36, a 13-year veteran of the force, was trying...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A decision by the Maryland Court of Appeals ended a long dispute in Pikesville between Druid Ridge Cemetery and community groups by ruling in favor of the groups, upholding a decades-old restrictive covenant prohibiting development of the land for non-...
| Aug 24, 2013
Dan Rodricks' column about Gov. Martin O'Malley's potential run for the presidency was full of puffery but short on actual reasons why Mr. O'Malley would make a good candidate ("Martin O'Malley starts to take his victory lap," Aug. 20).
| Aug 22, 2013
Regarding Mark Hyman's recent commentary on relay-running on the West Coast, readers of The Sun might be interested to know that there is a similar relay race held right in our own backyard ("'An adrenaline junkie's dream,'" Aug. 18).
The Ragnar Relay,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz says he will ask the County Council for $17.2 million to fund air conditioning in five schools in Woodlawn, Middle River, Windsor Mill, Pikesville and Parkville.
The state Board of Public Works on Wednesday...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Sarah A. Harris, a former longtime president of the Baltimore chapter of Hadassah who also was president of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, died Aug. 5 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the North Oaks Retirement Community in Pikesville. She...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Mildred A. "Mitzi" Blumenthal, a former substitute teacher and philanthropist, died Monday from anemia at Sunrise of Pikesville, an assisted-living facility. She was 96.
The former Mildred Alexander was born in Baltimore and raised on Loyola Southway...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Dr. Theodore H. Kaiser, a pediatrician and psychiatrist who was the founder and director of the division of child psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, died Aug. 5 of a heart attack while vacationing in Bethany Beach, Del. The longtime...