| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:14 PM
The Ravens and the Patriots have been duking it out in the AFC since 1996, but when it comes to Baltimore-vs.-Boston rivalries, that's chump change. Charm City and Beantown have been scuffling over bragging rights to Edgar Allan Poe and his legacy for...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I read with a sense of chagrin and exasperation reporter Ian Duncan's article on Maryland resident Alan Gross who is incarcerated in Cuba ("Wife of jailed contractor and White House plea for his release," Dec. 3).
The spokesman for the State...
| Dec 7, 2014
RICHMOND — The highest-ranked team ever to grace the Siegel Center played like it Saturday afternoon. Fierce on defense, fearless on offense, poised at every turn.
OK, so Virginia matched its season-high with 16 turnovers and defended poorly on...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 6:05 PM
RICHMOND – By Justin Anderson’s standards, returning to the Siegel Center on Saturday was like stepping onto hallowed ground. If he could get his aching left ankle to hold up, he knew he’d feel comfortable in Virginia Commonwealth’...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Alvin H. Schupp, who rose from a job as a runner in his teens to manager of collections and operations officer at Mercantile-Safe Deposit and Trust Co. during a career spanning four decades, died of Parkinson's disease Tuesday at Oak Crest Village. He was...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:53 PM
A Mass of Christian burial will be offered at 1 p.m. Friday at St. John Roman Catholic Church, 43 Monroe St. in Westminster, for Jerry F. Barnes, the Carroll County state's attorney and a Vietnam veteran. He ended his life Saturday at his Westminster...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Dr. Donald C. Chambers, a retired obstetrician-gynecologist who delivered thousands of babies and was a national educational examiner in his field, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Nov. 26 at the Broadmead retirement community. He was 78 and...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 10:46 AM
He may no longer be the man in charge of Edgar Allan Poe's Baltimore legacy, but Jeff Jerome remains one of the best friends America's original master of the macabre ever had.
At 4 p.m. Saturday, he’ll serve as host for “Talking about Poe:...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 4:27 PM
With the next General Assembly starting in January, more than 100 community members demanded Saturday that state lawmakers toughen laws holding police officers more accountable for misconduct.
During a public hearing on Saturday at the University of...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:45 AM
In 1999, I accompanied the Baltimore Orioles on their historic trip to Havana, Cuba. This marked the first time since 1959 that a Major League Baseball team played in Cuba. Many of us hoped that a baseball game involving teams from the United States and...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:16 AM
The most interesting question about President Barack Obama's action on immigration is not its legality. Presidents from Eisenhower forward, Republicans and Democrats alike, have used their executive authority to legalize immigrants in large and small...