| May 30, 2014
| 3:29 PM
When 12-year-old Leilani Hines wanted to fly away to Neverland, she just had to close her eyes, point her toes, curve one arm above her head, and picture herself springing above the ground in the ballet move known as a grand jete.
In her imagination,...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 1:54 PM
About 16 months from now, bicyclists will be able to ride from the Inner Harbor to Pennsylvania Station on a smooth path all their own.
Little by little, crews working in the shadow of the Jones Falls Expressway are inching their way north, building a...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Columbia's wildly successful grassroots chamber music series, Sundays at Three, is marking its 15th year with an offer that classical music fans may find difficult to refuse.
Subscribers are getting the chance to buy season tickets at a 15 per cent...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Heavy rains from a morning storm caused flash flooding and standing water in the city and throughout the region, officials said.
At about noon Sunday, city and Baltimore County fire and rescue officials rescued motorists from three cars submerged in...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:31 AM
It's still late-summer, but classical musicians can hardly wait to get back into the concert hall for the 2011-2012 season.
One of the first to return is the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Marin Alsop leads a Gala Celebration concert Sept. 10 at...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 10:25 AM
If the life of furniture maker Robert Ortiz was ever made into a movie, it would be full of adventure and plenty of plot twists.
The opening scene would unfold in New York City in the 1960s, with a Hispanic kid from humble roots leaving home at age 14 to...
| Dec 2, 2011
Sunday, Dec. 4
Christmas classic Columbia Pro Cantare performs Handel's "Messiah" at 7:30 p.m. today at the Jim Rouse Theatre, 5460 Trumpeter Road in Columbia. A free lecture by Barbara Renton takes place at 6:30 p.m. and refreshments will be served...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:00 PM
M.J. "Jay" Brodie, who has headed Baltimore's economic development agency under four mayors and helped shepherd projects such as the Harbor East redevelopment, said Thursday he plans to retire.
The Baltimore native and former city housing commissioner is...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 5:15 AM
U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin visited historic Clifton Mansion in northeast Baltimore recently to unveil new bipartisan legislation that he and U.S.Sen. Olympia Snowe of Maine are cosponsoring to create jobs and strengthen "Main Street" commercial districts in...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 10:50 AM
Max's is a beer lover's nirvana.
There are selections from across the world, rare brews, cask-conditioned ales, and a collection of some 1,200 bottled beers in stock. In total, there are 140 rotating drafts and five hand-pumped cask ales. It is not a...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:43 PM
Every weekday morning, at about the same hour that dozens of young teachers are finishing their coffee and heading off to classrooms, construction workers arrive for the day at the hillside campus where the educators live.
The construction workers are...