| Aug 30, 2011
| 10:16 PM
Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and her husband collected homestead tax credits on two separate properties before she became mayor of Baltimore, in violation of a state rule that prohibits married couples from claiming the break on more than one residence,...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 10:23 AM
The city invested nearly $7 million in the Grand Prix at a time of cutbacks in neighborhood services. It tied up downtown traffic before, during and after a long holiday weekend, less than two weeks before voters go to the polls for a mayoral election....
| Aug 29, 2011
| 8:17 PM
Just days before early voting begins in Baltimore's mayoral primary, candidates squared off on police scandals, the high crime rate and school cheating issues in a fast-paced televised debate Monday night.
Maryland Public Television and Fox 45 co-...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 8:44 AM
Mayoral challengers assailed incumbent Stephanie Rawlings-Blake in a vitriolic candidate forum Tuesday night, accusing her of burying Baltimoreans in burdensome taxes and funneling too much money to developers.
Sponsored by the League of Women Voters,...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 11:45 AM
With less than two weeks to go before the Baltimore mayoral primary, things are starting to get ugly.
A debate last night sponsored by the League of Women Voters, WYPR and The Baltimore Sun — the last one Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has agreed...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Baltimore voters trickled into polling places for the first day of early voting in the citywide primary elections, prompting the director of the city elections board to describe turnout as "really bad."
By 5 p.m., Thursday, 994 of the city's 369,651...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Campaigning on foot along a stretch of tidy brick rowhouses in East Baltimore, joined by a small entourage of family members, campaign consultants and volunteers, City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young rarely needs an introduction.
| Sep 7, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Comedian Bill Cosby joked with seniors, marched through Mondawmin Mall and dropped by Northeast Baltimore homes Wednesday to stump for mayoral candidate Otis Rolley.
"So how many of you know anything about this young man?" Cosby asked a crowd of about...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 8:33 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor.
I hold an undergraduate degree in business administration and my MBA, both from Morgan State University.
I have served as a banker, dean of...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Driver Will Power took home the trophy from the Baltimore Grand Prix, but the biggest winner of the three-day racing festival might have been Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
Rawlings-Blake made perhaps the largest political gamble of her 18 months in...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 11:12 AM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake took over leadership of Baltimore at a difficult time. She became the chief executive after Sheila Dixon's scandal-induced ouster from City Hall, just before a major snowstorm and in the midst of a deep budget crisis. She...