| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Six Baltimore community groups filed an $8 million lawsuit Tuesday against a Texas man whose companies own dozens of properties in the city, alleging that he failed to improve rundown homes after purchasing them at tax sales and allowed them to become a...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:14 PM
A man was found fatally shot in Northeast Baltimore on Tuesday evening, the city's 70th homicide this year, police said.
The man was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the 1200 block of Walters Avenue in the Woodbourne Heights neighborhood about 5:30...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:48 AM
Baltimore police are investigating the shooting death of a man in East Baltimore early Thursday.
Responding to a shooting in the 600 block of Cokesbury Ave. in the East Baltimore Midway neighborhood at 12:39 a.m., police said they found a man with...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Arthur W. Machen Jr., a retired attorney who was also the chancellor of the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland and a legal advocate for the poor, died of congestive heart failure Wednesday at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The former Ruxton resident was 92.
| Apr 22, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Jefferson Bancorp Inc., parent of Lutherville-based Bay Bank, said Monday it had completed its acquisition of Carrollton Bancorp, the holding company of Columbia-based Carrollton Bank.
The $25 million stock-cash deal included the repayment of $9.1...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 10:19 AM
With blood still streaked on the doorway of a Southwest Baltimore home where a man was shot earlier in the morning, a woman who rented a room there nonchalantly recalled hearing the four shots.
"After the first shot, I screamed and dropped to my knees...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Baltimore police are investigating five separate shootings, including two that were fatal, that have occurred since Sunday afternoon
Police are also asking for the public's help in identifying two "persons of interest" in a bar shooting earlier this...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:07 PM
Frances T. Kidder, a former real estate saleswoman, museum docent and world traveler, died Thursday from a stroke at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. She was 96.
The daughter of Bayard Turnbull, a prominent Baltimore architect, and Margaret...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Backed by an affirming legislative session and soon to be flush with transportation money, state officials went to Washington on Monday to assure the administration that Maryland has both the means and the will to build two light rail systems.
| Sep 30, 2012
| 1:20 PM
John Vander Horst Jr., a former hardware store executive, died Sept. 8 in Charleston, S.C., where he was recuperating from triple bypass surgery.
The former Owings Mills and Roland Park resident was 69.
The son of the Episcopal bishop of Tennessee and a...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:16 PM
A three-alarm fire ripped through an apartment complex in New Carrollton on Monday afternoon, injuring two firefighters, destroying 11 apartments and causing residents in more than 30 others to lose utilities, according to the Prince George's County...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 2:28 PM
It's the billion-dollar question for Maryland banks: Do they need at least that much in assets to survive?
"Who knows what the magic number is? A billion, $1.5 billion, $750 million?" said Ronald Paul, chairman of Eagle Bancorp, parent of the second-...