| Oct 31, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Scott Linardi, a roofer and metal artist, died Wednesday after falling from a slate roof he was inspecting in the Original Northwood neighborhood. He was unresponsive after being taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Hampden-Medfield area resident was 42....
| Nov 3, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Burned-out rowhouses on East Preston Street, charred by a wind-swept fire Sunday, were outfitted Monday with new plywood coverings over downstairs windows and doors.
Normally, such boards are evidence of a neighborhood in decline in Baltimore. But...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:49 PM
As a young man, Kevin Plank may have been a middling football player with a big future in sportswear, but these days, he is showing the potential to be a top-ranked cheerleader. The message from the Under Armour CEO is as uplifting as the company's TV ads...
| Nov 5, 2014
Russ Mason, a gas-fitting contractor, is a Democrat. But his party affiliation was inconsequential as he went to the polls in Baltimore's Madison Park neighborhood and registered a spirited, sweeping protest against the last two terms of Democratic rule...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Myrtle C."Mattsy" Lobig, a former Patterson Park High School English teacher who spent more than three decades getting her students to appreciate the works of William Shakespeare, died Tuesday in her sleep at her Dundalk home. She was 90.
"She was a...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Katherine H. "Katzy" Banker, a former travel agent who had been Baltimore magazine's food editor, died Monday at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson of complications of dementia. She was 81.
The daughter of James E. Henderson, a diplomat in...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:53 AM
My column in today’s paper is about a fifth-grade class at Western Salisbury Elementary School that is traveling today to Johns Hopkins Hospital to meet with the doctor who granted their amazing request.
It's one of those stories that's so...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:49 PM
This is a story about fifth-grade students who made their teachers cry.
In a good way.
First, the news. A group of Western Salisbury Elementary School students, teachers, administrators, chaperones and even educational documentary filmmakers will...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 1:21 PM
I wrote Thursday about a class of Western Salisbury Elementary School fifth-graders who asked a Johns Hopkins Hospital trauma surgeon and pioneer in the development of inexpensive prosthetics to build a hand for one of their teachers. Dr. Albert Chi...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Oren Miller's children — 6-year-old Liam and 4-year-old Madeline — lean in close as they play Chutes and Ladders with their dad.
"OK, Madeline, you're at 42. Count forward six," he says, his voice gentle.
He is wearing three layers despite...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Dorothy LeF. Cadigan, the former owner of a Rodgers Forge consignment shop who was a longtime volunteer at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, died Sunday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of complications from pulmonary hypertension.