| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Baltimore is opening four "community job hubs" to help residents looking for employment, the city said Wednesday.
The hubs, intended to supplement the city's three one-stop career centers, will offer free courses on such topics as job search techniques...
| May 6, 2013
| 6:22 PM
As city schools CEO Andrés Alonso steps aside, he's turning the system over to a close adviser he's trusted during some of his administration's most trying moments.
Alonso's chief of staff, Tisha Edwards, will lead the system through the 2014 school...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Three men have been arrested in connection with 24 convenience store robberies — three of which occurred in Lansdowne and Arbutus — over the course of six weeks, according to Baltimore County Police.
Police have arrested Omar Hance, 31, of...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Anne Arundel County police charged a man with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting and stabbing death of a man found in the woods in Glen Burnie early Sunday morning.
Eric Glenn Banks, 47, of Baltimore County, was charged with first-degree...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 4:50 PM
In a pair of working gloves with the Ravens logo emblazoned on the front, San Francisco Mayor Edwin M. Lee painted broad brush strokes at a West Baltimore police station Friday to make good on a bet.
Had the Ravens lost to the 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII,...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Desteny Monahunt, one of about 100 inner city children who went fishing for the first time April 13, was philosophical about the experience.
"Nature is where you came from, where you get born at," said the Cherry Hill girl, who fished for rainbow...
| Apr 7, 2013
Rosie C. Brooks, a retired housekeeper who enjoyed entertaining family and friends, died Monday of complications from an infection at St. Agnes Hospital. She was 99.
Rosie Cooper was born and raised in West Baltimore, and attended Baltimore public...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 3:24 PM
The speed camera ticket that Baltimore City issued to John Slingluff last summer said he was speeding, yet the evidence says he was closer to stopping than to breaking the law.
The citation alleged that his Chevrolet sport utility vehicle was headed...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:19 PM
Two women died in separate shootings Thursday in Baltimore.
The killings pushed the total of homicides for the year to 165, 11 more than at the same point last year and making it unlikely the city can improve upon last year's 35-year low of 196. Twenty-...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Another study is adding to growing evidence that the condition of a neighborhood can have a significant impact on its residents' health.
The latest by the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies and Equity Matters Inc. found that people living in...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 8:46 AM
The tractor-trailer hit 70 mph as it passed the Poly-Western high school campus on Cold Spring Lane, barreling down a turn lane at twice the legal speed limit. Or so the $40 citation claimed. Just before Falls Road, a pole-mounted speed camera clocked the...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Baltimore Police have charged an 18-year-old Abingdon man with fatally shooting a woman in Cherry Hill last week, according to court records.
The records show that Queren L. Thomas, a 36-year-old whose last known address was in South Laurel, was found...