| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:43 AM
It is mid-morning on a recent Friday in West Baltimore, and there is a long line snaking down the street and around the corner. Why? Vendors are dispensing free heroin samples.
In other areas of the city, buyers are risking arrest and drug contamination...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Two people were injured Saturday afternoon as they pushed a burning boat away from other vessels at an Essex yacht club, officials said.
The boat – a 30- to 35-foot cabin cruiser-style powerboat – caught fire near a fuel pier at the...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Dr. Theodore H. Kaiser, a pediatrician and psychiatrist who was the founder and director of the division of child psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, died Aug. 5 of a heart attack while vacationing in Bethany Beach, Del. The longtime...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:28 AM
Two people, including one firefighter, were injured in a three-alarm blaze at a home in Catonsville early Tuesday morning, Baltimore County fire officials said.
Captain Bruce Schultz said the fire occurred at around 1 a.m. and was brought under...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 4:09 PM
A Dundalk man shot and injured his newly married daughter early Saturday morning before killing his wife and himself after a barricade situation at their home, Baltimore County police said.
Police identified the man as James W. Burnham, 51, his wife...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Among the 52 calls for medical and fire-rescue service received by the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department during the period Aug. 18-25 were the following:
Interstate 195 between exits 3 and 4, 11:16 p.m. Aug. 21. Crews from the Arbutus volunteer station...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:42 AM
As the Hispanic community in Baltimore boomed in the last decade, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center responded by adding health programs to meet the population's unique needs.
Now the East Baltimore center is bringing all its past efforts —...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 7:26 AM
An adult male was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview in serious condition early Saturday after a crash in Harford County, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company.
Officials said the company received a call at about 4 a.m. reporting a...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Baltimore planners want to invite development around mass-transit stations where individuals and families can live, shop and commute without having to get behind the wheel of a car — part of a proposal to modernize the city.
In the 350-page,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley plans to announce $1.5 billion in new state funding for the Baltimore Red Line and more than a dozen other transportation projects in the area Wednesday, officials said, outlining for the first time how the state's gas tax increase...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:56 PM
When developer Michael Beatty comes home from a hard day of reshaping the city's skyline, first with Harbor East and now with its neighbor, Harbor Point, he relaxes by cooking.
"I love seeing projects through, but they take so long to get done,"...