| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Civil rights groups are asking Maryland's highest court to strike down a state law capping the amount of money plaintiffs can receive after successfully suing a local government, saying larger penalties are necessary to ensure justice in police...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 1:52 PM
You won't find what you expect at the third annual Charm City Fringe Fest, and that's the idea.
"It's up-and-coming underground theater. It's the new people that are breaking new territory and trying new things," says co-founder Zachary Michel. "You'...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Your recent article "Making video games in Baltimore with Sid Meier" (Oct. 23) shows how far we've come in understanding gaming technology and the people behind game development.
At the University of Baltimore, students in the Simulation and Digital...
| Nov 2, 2014
A constitutional challenge to the president's long-standing claim of exclusive power over foreign affairs comes before the Supreme Court this week wrapped in an 11-year-old dispute over a single word in the passport of an American boy born in Jerusalem....
| Nov 1, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Gary D. Schenker, an attorney who formerly worked in the Baltimore City state's attorney's office and for the past 11 years had been in the office of the Baltimore County Public Defender, died Oct. 15 at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Robert Warren Mockard Sr., a retired president and owner of a local moving firm, died of lung cancer Monday at Stella Maris Hospice. The Sparks resident was 85.
Born in Parkville, he was the son of Ellsworth Elmer Mockard Jr. and Anna Hofmann Mockard....
| 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:...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:15 AM
We read with interest Baltimore City schools CEO Gregory Thornton's commentary about the challenges ahead for the city's schools ("Much work to be done," Aug. 25).
As he indicates, one of the greatest barriers to student achievement is attendance, where...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Kevin Brown knows opportunity when it shows up at his front door.
When news broke this year that the annual Maryland Film Festival would be leaving its home at the Charles Theatre for a series of venues, including several near the restaurant he runs...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan have agreed to a third televised debate in the race for governor, WBAL-TV in Baltimore confirmed Tuesday.
WBAL news director Michelle Butt said both campaigns have accepted an invitation to meet Oct....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
In two terms on the Baltimore City Council, William H. Cole IV has earned a reputation as an enthusiastic champion of downtown development.
That history — and his close ties to the business community — make him a great choice to jump-start...