| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:58 PM
All five commission seats are up in this year's election Nov. 4, with three incumbents running and two seats up for grabs by a pool of mostly newcomers.
Each district has its own set of issues, though most of the 14 candidates are concerned with...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 3:19 PM
It's difficult for longtime Baltimoreans to say when exactly the young college graduates started moving into the neighborhoods clustered around downtown. But at some point they were everywhere, some 25,000 of them, toasting at bars, forming kickball...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:21 PM
A 16-year-old girl reported that she was raped at a Johns Hopkins University fraternity over the weekend, according to law enforcement sources. University officials ordered the fraternity to cease activities as Baltimore police investigate.
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Marylanders woke up to a new governor-elect. Here's what you need to know to start your Wednesday.
Partly sunny today with rain commencing later this evening and continuing into Thursday. So, keep that raincoat and bumbershoot nearby,...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Nearly three-quarters of Americans say they have trust in federal employees, a spike in public confidence that some are attributing to last year's partial government shutdown.
In a recent Battleground Poll by George Washington University, 22 percent...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Scott Linardi, a roofer and metal artist, died Wednesday after falling from a slate roof he was inspecting in the Original Northwood neighborhood. He was unresponsive after being taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Hampden-Medfield area resident was 42....
| Nov 3, 2014
Thomas A. Cebula, a lauded microbiologist who helped develop ways to speed up the identification of dangerous pathogens and taught as a visiting professor at the Johns Hopkins University, died Wednesday at Union Memorial Hospital following a heart attack....
| Nov 1, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The memory of the break-in still stirs terror three decades later: The Rockville woman was ordered out of bed at knifepoint by a teenage burglar, who commanded her to stare out a window as he started to take off her robe.
Before anything else could...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:14 AM
It's a common child care challenge: The kids are healthy, the office is open, but there's no school.
Whether it's a training day for school staff or a holiday that not all workplaces observe, school closures can leave families in a bind. Many after-...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 6:58 AM
The University of Maryland, Baltimore saw the biggest jump in private donations in 2013 among some of the state's largest charities while the University of Maryland at College Park experienced the largest decline in gifts raised last year, according to...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Someone recently told me that she watches the news on TV every night. Her news broadcast of choice: "Entertainment Tonight."
That brand of news is salacious, unbelievable and "ah" inducing — requisites for obtaining top advertising dollars. And...