| Jan 31, 2012
| 3:58 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high temperature around 62 degrees. It is expected to be cloudy tonight with a low temperature around 41 degrees.
Check our updates for this morning's issues as you plan your commute....
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:49 AM
As of 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on I-95 north near Caton Avenue, due to an accident involving two vehicles.
Accidents were slowing traffic at Manor Road near Sweet Air Road in Phoenix, the outer loop of I-695 at I-795 in Baltimore County and...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:36 PM
John B. "Jack" Owens, who had been a principal in the family-owned Owens Yacht Co., the legendary Annapolis boat builder, and later established a real estate firm, died Saturday of heart failure at his Naples, Fla., home.
He was 96.
Mr. Owens was born...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 12:29 PM
When an African-American was accused of raping a white woman and another of murdering a white locomotive engineer, Springfield, Ill., exploded into a race riot on the evening of Aug. 14, 1908.
The mob grew furious when they learned that the two men had...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 2:57 PM
When the country's largest museum devoted to African-American history and culture opens in Washington, Maryland people and places will get a healthy share of the limelight.
A two-story log house built by freed slaves from Montgomery County, dubbed the...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Images of nearly 6,000 Baltimoreans are the life's work of a photographer who documented racial segregation and early civil rights protests, and also captured candid moments of now-anonymous brides, classmates, football players and black residents of...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Llewellyn Washington Woolford Sr., a retired Social Security Administration attorney who was a past Howard County Human Relations Commission chairman, died of stroke complications Feb. 22 at his Columbia home. He was 81.
Born in Baltimore and raised on...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Here is a list of forums that will be hosting candidtates for the Board of Education:
When: March 14, 6 p.m.,
Where: Starflight Enterprises, 6801 Douglas Legum Drive, Elkridge
Sponsor: Thurgood Marshall Democratic Club of Howard County
When: March 18,...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Meet 27 combines elements of a classic corner bar, arty cafe and university town health-food restaurant. Depending on your outlook, Meet 27 is either a category-buster chimera or just plain incoherent. If for now I've decided to gaze upon it with awe...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 12:17 PM
Arthur Plotnik will sign and discuss his book "Better Than Great: A Plenitudinous Compendium of Wallopingly Fresh Superlatives" at 12:15 p.m. in the Chicago Authors Room at the Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State St.; free.
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:50 PM
William Lloyd "Little Willie" Adams, who went from being a numbers runner on the streets of Baltimore to the city's first prominent African-American venture capitalist, bankrolling numerous black-owned businesses such as Parks Sausage and Super Pride...