Maya Angelou's death will leave somber tone at Civil Rights Game festivities
Nationally renowned poet and essayist Dr. Maya Angelou, who died Wednesday, was scheduled to be one of three Beacon Award of Life award recipients in a luncheon prior to the Civil Rights Game between the Orioles and Houston Astros on Friday.
1950 - 2013
Cal Thomas writes that one-party rule exacerbates the Motor City's many woes.
Otis R. "Damon" Harris Jr., Temptations singer
Otis R. "Damon" Harris Jr., a Baltimore singer who performed with the Temptations during the 1970s, died Feb. 18 from prostate cancer at Joseph Richey Hospice. He was 62.
Ex-Baltimorean went 'Searching for Sugar Man'
Sixto Rodriguez's two albums sank without a trace in the U.S. He never knew that in South Africa, he was a superstar.
The soul power of Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings
The veteran singer churns out those ever-more-popular retro sounds
Future uncertain, 1st Mariner Arena thrives
Coming up on its 50th year, Baltimore's 1st Mariner Arena is still pulling in the big acts, despite near-constant calls that it needs to be replaced by something bigger and fancier