| Dec 27, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Emergency unemployment benefits will expire Saturday for more than 25,000 out-of-work Marylanders, with thousands more projected to run out in the first half of next year unless Congress decides to reverse course and approve an extension.
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:31 AM
The year 2013 was, for the most part, a positive one on the Baltimore dining scene, except perhaps for trend-spotters. For every sign, there was a counter-sign. The sudden closing of a restaurant was followed by an unexpected, or at least not highly...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Four men were injured in three separate shootings and a severe stabbing in Baltimore City Monday night, according to police.
Shortly before 11:30 p.m., homicide detectives were called to a scene near Mount and Mosher streets in the Sandtown-Winchester...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Baltimore Health Department suspended its Safe Streets anti-violence program in West Baltimore after a second outreach worker was arrested in less than two weeks.
The heralded program, modeled after those in other cities and run by community...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, October 24, 1963:
Herbert Fritz, chief of the Division of Hospital Services of Maryland, announced 50 years ago this week at the Bel Air Chamber of Commerce that he did not think a hospital should...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Mary C. Burke, a devoted churchgoer who taught in Baltimore public schools for more than 30 years, died Nov. 18 of lung cancer at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown. She was 78.
"She was so good at what she did, working with the children," Marlene...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Baltimore Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man they say stabbed the mother of his child nearly to death last month.
Christopher Troy Goode, 26, stabbed the woman 10 times in her neck with a butcher knife on the night of Sept. 12,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:19 PM
If the Food and Drug Administration goes ahead with its proposal to eliminate trans fats from processed food, it could create a sticky situation for Baltimore-area sweets makers, including the company that produces famed Berger cookies.
The FDA will...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:17 PM
The first public hearing before the Baltimore City school board about the recommendations to close schools run by external operators spurred heated exchanges between operators and school officials, and left board members questioning the consistency of the...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 7:57 AM
You might think of Michael Lisicky's obsession with department stores as an orchestral tone poem for a single oboe: at turns plaintive and raucous, eloquent and funny, with unpredictable little swerves.
Lisicky is second oboist with the Baltimore...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 4:45 AM
A man was shot in the back in Baltimore's Cherry Hill neighborhood late Saturday, city police said.
Police said they found the 27-year-old victim in the 1100 block of Shellbanks Road just after 10 p.m. He told them that two men he didn't know approached...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Aberdeen police reports:
Harassment was reported Tuesday in the 200 block of Schmechel Street.
Someone was disorderly at Walmart Tuesday.
A crossing guard was missing Wednesday on West Bel Air Avenue and Baker Street.
Trash cans were...