| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Climb the steps and walk past the concrete columns that grace many Baltimore police stations and you'll encounter shuttered glass doors, blocked off by plywood, brown paper or the backs of file cabinets.
Somewhere along the way, the public entrances...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:20 AM
A disabled vehicle on the inner loop of Interstate 695 in Baltimore County at Reisterstown Road closed one of two inner loop right off-ramp lanes at 8:56 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
In Anne Arundel County,...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A single-vehicle crash on MD 10 at the Dover Road overpass in Anne Arundel County at 7:08 a.m. on Wednesday has shut down all lanes southbound and two lanes northbound, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Northbound travel is moving...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Sixty-five people were treated for heat-related illness at Baltimore's African American Festival over the weekend, as city health officials declared Sunday the first Code Red heat alert day of 2013.
The heat index topped 104 degrees Sunday, with...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:15 AM
A fatal accident that has closed all northbound traffic lanes on Interstate 95 in Harford County was among three incidents that prompted disruptions on local roads at 9:10 a.m., on Monday, according to the state and local officials.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:56 PM
For nearly 20 years, I watched a landmark stone house deteriorate. Once one of the proudest addresses in the city, the home of the Druid Hill Park superintendent and later the Maryland Zoo director became vacant.
Trees began growing through its windows...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Dr. Joseph Charles Matchar, a retired internist who practiced for decades in Pikesville, died of congestive heart failure Sunday at his home in Deerfield Beach, Fla. He was 94.
Born in Baltimore and raised on East Baltimore Street, he was the son of a...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Wesley Moore, one of four men convicted in the 2000 death of Baltimore County police Sgt. Bruce A. Prothero, was denied new trial Tuesday.
Moore, who is now 37, appeared in Baltimore County Circuit Court in a post-conviction relief hearing, asking for a...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:36 PM
A 15-year-old boy was shot in the leg in Northwest Baltimore on Wednesday night and was expected to survive his injuries, police said.
The boy was shot shortly before 9 p.m. near the intersection of Reisterstown Road and Woodland Avenue in the Park...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:04 PM
It's dyeable. It's bleachable. And it's highly sought after by thieves targeting shops in the Baltimore area and around the country.
Unprocessed human hair— prized for providing women with long, flowing, natural-looking locks — has been...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:18 AM
I take exception to Councilman David Marks' article published in your paper May 15. He stated that the building boom in Towson would "transform this suburban county seat into one of the most dynamic cosmopolitan communities in Maryland." I feel it will...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:13 PM
The owners of a Reisterstown store have been given probation after allegedly purchasing stolen jewelry taken in a rash of burglaries in Baltimore and Carroll counties last year.
Baltimore County police last year cited the case of Crown Jewelry as an...