| Sep 7, 2011
| 8:49 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor.
Baltimore is my hometown and I have lived here my whole life--graduating from Western High School and I am proud to send my daughter to...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 7:41 PM
A panel appointed by Gov. Martin O'Malley recommended a new political map Monday evening that would pack Democrats into a redrawn 6th Congressional District in Western Maryland, giving the state's majority party a shot at sending a seventh Democrat to...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Backers of a proposed Inner Harbor arena linked to an expanded convention center expect to ask the state to provide funds for preliminary planning and design for the project's $420 million public portion.
The Greater Baltimore Committee, the business...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 9:18 AM
The Greater Baltimore Committee's idea for an expansion of the downtown convention center coupled with a new, attached arena and expanded Sheraton hotel tower is generating understandable excitement among the group's leaders. It would solve a number of...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Organizers of the Baltimore Grand Prix are grappling with mounting financial problems, including a missed loan payment to the state and lawsuits alleging nearly $1.6 million in unpaid bills — raising questions about their ability to host next year's...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 5:28 PM
The IndyCar racing organization joined city officials on Thursday in demanding change at the financially embattled company that runs the Baltimore Grand Prix, characterizing it as disorganized and calling for it to be restructured as it addresses unpaid...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake famously promised that the Baltimore Grand Prix would be a "game-changer" for the city.
But after nearly $7 million of infrastructure funds have been squandered for what merchants outside the Inner Harbor say was little...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:30 AM
Baltimore Racing Development said they will make things right and pay the hundreds of thousands of dollars owed to vendors and the Maryland Stadium Authority ("Grand Prix's financial troubles," Nov. 3). My question is, how?
Don't they count on income...
| Nov 7, 2011
The Hippodrome Theatre is largely defined by marquee Broadway shows, from "The Lion King" to "South Pacific." But starting Monday, the theater aims to be a hub for local arts groups, becoming much more than just a stopping-off spot for touring artists and...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 6:10 PM
City officials threatened Monday to end their contract with the company that staged the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix race, saying it owed the city more than $1.5 million — a development that casts doubt on the future of the three-day racing...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 3:30 AM
Hammerjacks, Baltimore's shrine to big hair, loud dresses and heavy metal, is plotting a comeback.
An Anne Arundel County man has bought the trademark to sell Hammerjacks-related merchandise. And, he said he's negotiating with developers for a new...