| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:43 PM
The Blast re-signed 11 players from last year's squad, pending MISL approval, team president and general manager Kevin Healey announced Thursday.
Returning this season are: forwards Machel Millwood, Adauto Neto, Lucio Gonzaga, Adriano Dos Santos and J.T....
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Baltimore's ethics board closed its monthly meeting Thursday without discussing publicly its probe into Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's use of free 1st Mariner Arena tickets.
After discussing other matters publicly, the board voted to meet in closed...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The recent Question 7 commentary by Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was very misleading ("Question 7 keeps the money in Md." Oct. 11). I believe a new casino in Baltimore will not fix the city's struggling schools or result in any discernible gains. The only net...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 4:52 AM
WEATHER: Partly sunny, high near 81. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning’s issues.
Obama, Romney trade jabs in final presidential debate: President Obama cast...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Regarding your recent article about the future of 1st Mariner Arena, I felt compelled to share that Forest Park High School's Class of 1963 was the very first class ever to graduate at what was then the Baltimore Civic Center. In fact, a picture of our...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:04 AM
To keep its animals safe, the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) moved all of its dogs and cats to a temporary home at 1st Mariner Arena on Monday morning.
Because the shelter lies in a flood-prone part of South Baltimore, BARCS convened...
| May 1, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Country superstar Carrie Underwood has announced tour dates for her fall North American "The Blown Away Tour."
Her tour will include Michigan shows at Van Andel Arena on November 15 in Grand Rapids and The Palace of Auburn Hills on November 25 near...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Rather than fill this post with more song title puns and bury the lede, here's the announcement: Barry Manilow, the "Mandy" singer with more than 80 million (!) worldwide sales, will play 1st Mariner Arena on Saturday, Sept. 15.
Tickets — ranging...
| May 18, 2012
| 5:44 PM
State Del. Pat McDonough, who stirred controversy this week when he said "roving mobs of black youth" terrorize Baltimore, shrugged off criticism Friday that he is using shock tactics to raise his political profile.
McDonough, a Republican who represents...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:35 PM
A 19-year-old student from Baltimore Polytechnic High School told police he was beaten by two separate groups of juveniles from a rival school in downtown Baltimore on Thursday afternoon, an attack that comes amid a pitched debate over downtown safety....
| May 22, 2012
| 6:25 PM
The ongoing debate over youth crime in downtown Baltimore has sparked a war of words over race — overshadowing a debate over the police response to disturbances and objections from city politicians who say the issue is vastly overblown.