| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:14 AM
Baltimore's population slipped a tenth of one percent, according to the latest Census estimate, showing just how far there is to go toward Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's signature goal of attracting 10,000 new families to Baltimore over the course of...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 6:03 PM
The Ticketmaster website advertising Bill Cosby's comedy show Friday at the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric is a vast field of little blue dots, each representing an unsold seat.
Barely 24 hours before performance time, just 59 percent of the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 1:39 PM
Thomas G. "Tom" Taylor, a retired banker and Orioles fan, died Feb. 26 at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami of complications of lung cancer. The former Baltimore resident was 79.
The son of William J. Taylor, an American Can Co. executive, and...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:35 AM
Maryland has joined nine other states, the District of Columbia and the Federal Trade Commission in opposing a merger of the country's two largest food distribution companies on grounds that the union would create a near-monopoly in this region and...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 1:25 PM
Excitement and anticipation filled a vacant automobile sales agency this week. A $6.5 million refurbishment of the newly named Motor House on North Avenue was being celebrated as this arts center project gets launched. I watched its prospective tenants...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:10 AM
Dr. Howard J. Ehrlich, a sociologist, educator and author who founded the Prejudice Institute, died Feb. 2 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center of Parkinson's and cardiac disease. He was 82.
Born in New York City, Howard Jay Ehrlich was raised...
| Mar 16, 2015
Sammy Jo Tracy scored with 4:48 left in double overtime to lift No. 2 North Carolina (8-1) to a 15-14 win over host Towson in women's lacrosse. Seven Tigers (2-2) scored in the game, including freshman midfielder Emily Gillingham, who gave the Tigers a...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:25 AM
Under Armour will be the presenting sponsor of the Charles Street 12, a 12-mile event in September that takes runners down Charles Street.
Charm City Run, a specialty running store, manages the event, now in its third year.
The stores have a strong...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 7:09 PM
Rep. Aaron Schock's resignation after six weeks of intense scrutiny over spending, travel and real estate deals marked a stunning fall for a politician once seen as a rising young voice in Congress.
"It seemed like he was going to be a new, younger face...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 5:19 AM
A Baltimore judge decided Thursday that Michael Maurice Johnson will not be tried for a third time in the murder of a teenager visiting Baltimore in 2010, prompting an immediate vow from the city's top prosecutor to continue to pursue the case....
| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:09 PM
With pundits still chattering about why his last campaign ended in a stunning defeat, former Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown announced Thursday that he is running for Congress.
The 53-year-old Democrat's decision to jump back into politics four months after...