| Nov 9, 2014
| 8:40 AM
Authorities are investigating a shed explosion in Westminster Saturday that injured a man and damaged 11 nearby homes, officials said Sunday.
The Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of the explosion of a 12-by-18-foot shed in the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:29 PM
The victim in a Westminster shed explosion has died from his injuries, officials said.
Bernard Toporzycki, 56, died Tuesday afternoon at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, according to Deputy State Fire Marshal Bruce D. Bouch. Toporzycki received...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:10 AM
For the third year, Baltimore's food trucks are rallying at Johns Hopkins sites for the weeklong kick-off of the university's United Way campaigns.
It's the Food Truck Frenzy.
On Tuesday, Kooper's Chowhound, GrrChe, The Jolly Pig, Kommie Pig and Darua...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:11 PM
It's not easy for Jenna Cataldo to fall asleep, even after her long overnight nursing shifts at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
The heavy construction outside the front door of her Charles Village rowhouse have ensured that, she said —...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Baltimore City elicits genuine pride from its residents. Every neighborhood is unique, and generations of families have stayed here because they were not willing to give up on this great city.
After decades of population decline, Baltimore is finally...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 9:54 AM
My daughter Jessie got married.
The wedding chores and festivities went on for what seemed like a week. No, wait. It was a week.
It was beautiful, she was beautiful. And I was completely exhausted when it was over.
The night after throwing a...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:41 PM
The city’s design panel on Thursday approved a master plan for a large mixed use development in East Baltimore opposite the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
The proposal by developer MCB Real Estate LLC calls for two buildings along Eastern...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Robert D. Crayton, a retired TV repairman who was also a funeral home attendant, died Sunday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center of a stroke. He was 77.
The son of Alvin Crayton, who owned a TV repair shop, and Margaret Crayton, who worked in the...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 4:14 PM
More than two dozen West Baltimore homeowners are suing the state of Maryland to block the planned Red Line transit project from tunneling beneath their block, contending that they were inappropriately left out of the planning process.
They seek more...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:41 PM
A selection of resources for breast cancer patients and families:
Nonprofits, charities and support groups
American Breast Cancer Foundation Towson-based, national, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose goal is to reduce the financial barriers to early...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake reaffirmed her commitment to the $2.6 billion Red Line transit project Wednesday, saying the city's contribution would come from a mix of cash and "in-kind" offerings.
The state has asked the city to contribute $200...