| Feb 28, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Baltimore, where thousands of buildings contain lead-based paint that can poison young children, has lost federal funding for abatement programs due to mismanagement of its most recent grant, officials said Monday.
Department of Housing and Urban...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 4:10 PM
Baltimore police are investigating the fatal shooting Wednesday night of a 23-year-old man in Northeast Baltimore in an apparent dispute over money, officials said.
Officers responded to the 5600 block of McClean Blvd. at 7:03 p.m., and they found the...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 5:13 PM
In its last meeting before the September primary election, the Baltimore City Council unanimously passed a resolution calling on state legislators to give the council input in the selection of school board members.
Councilman Bill Henry, the resolution's...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 5:23 PM
As the pace of electricity restoration slowed Tuesday, the aftermath of Hurricane Irene continued to frustrate thousands of utility customers and officials announced another storm-related death in Maryland.
More than 165,000 customers remained without...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 1:24 PM
Voters who cast ballots in Tuesday's general election will have a chance to weigh in on two issues concerning the city's younger residents.
One of the charter amendments would put aside money for repairing and building schools, an initiative inspired...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 11:39 AM
Members of the Republican, Green and Libertarian parties are often divided by strong ideological differences in national politics. But in Baltimore, their candidates emphatically agree on at least one thing: They're fed up with the Democratic dominance of...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 3:05 PM
Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Democrat
Alfred V. Griffin III, Republican
Catalina Byrd, Unaffiliated
Charlene Tamara Gaskins, Unaffiliated
Craig Williams, Unaffiliated
Steven H Smith, Republican
City Council President
Bernard C. "Jack" Young,...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 1:53 PM
When Baltimore voters go to polls Tuesday, they will decide on two charter amendments designed to address a pressing problem in the city and a lingering one. The first is an effort to tackle the estimated $2.8 billion in unmet needs for school...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Two Baltimore City Council candidates were poised to overcome write-in challenges Tuesday, converting their Democratic nominations into general election victories.
Councilman Warren Branch of the 13th District was leading write-in challenger Shannon...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 12:41 PM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
I worked for 16 years at Domino Sugar as a shipping foreman and process foreman, and was a member of Local 692, Retail Clerks...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 11:37 AM
Bernard C. "Jack" Young, picked by his fellow City Council members last year to lead the panel, won the Democratic nomination Tuesday to keep the office for four more years.
It was the first citywide campaign for Young, a 15-year veteran of the council....