| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:31 AM
Ben Carson is making headlines again for his eyebrow-raising rhetoric, after saying bakeries opposed to same-sex marriage might poison wedding cakes if they are forced to make them for gay couples.
The acclaimed former pediatric neurosurgeon at Johns...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:45 AM
In the 1930s, outbreaks swept through every corner of Baltimore. Tens of thousands of children grew sick with fever and a tale-tell rash. Many recovered without incident, but hundreds were killed, and many more were permanently injured with brain damage...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 1:37 PM
Oren Miller, a stay-at-home dad who created A Blogger and a Father blog, which attracted worldwide attention, and the equally successful Facebook group "Dad Bloggers," died Saturday at his Owings Mills home of cancer. He was 42.
"Oren's blog was a life-...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 4:50 PM
Some of Baltimore's most prominent developers have teamed up to work on the long-sought transformation of land near the city's historic and distressed Old Town Mall.
Beatty Development Group and Henson Development Co. are two of four firms behind a...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:17 PM
An off-duty Baltimore County police officer working as a security guard in Randallstown shot a 14-year-old boy Monday evening in what police described as an accidental shooting.
Police said two off-duty officers were working at the Woodridge apartment...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:26 AM
Frederick High and West Frederick Middle schools reopened Friday after the incident earlier this week in which a shooting took place on the Frederick High School campus outside the gym.
Two students were wounded in the Wednesday night incident, which...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Adrianne Woods strokes her son's forehead. The boy's long lashes drift closed, then flutter open as he shudders with a seizure.
"He's tired," Woods says of Xavier, who is almost 6 years old. "He's had a long day at school."
Nearby, Xavier's baby...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 5:18 PM
A group of Johns Hopkins Hospital nurses is taking part in a pilot project using smartphones to monitor chronic wounds, but how the technology develops as a business will hinge in part on activity in new office and laboratory space next door — the...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 11:21 AM
Date: Dec. 13
Her story: Amanda Lane, 30, grew up in Altavista, Va. She works as an administrative coordinator for patient access at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Her mother and stepfather, Judy and Mike Tolle, live in Crownsville. Her father, Fred Lane,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 8:45 AM
City officials on Wednesday extended the contract of Veolia Transportation to operate the popular Charm City Circulator for 18 more months.
The $12.4 million deal keeps Veolia as the bus service's contractor until July 2016. The new deal includes a 1....
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:29 PM
A free publication arrived this week to help people interested in Baltimore's African-American history understand their city and its neighborhoods. "A Lasting Legacy: Baltimore's African-American History Passport" is a handy resource.
These cold days...