| Oct 13, 2013
| 5:12 PM
Alice Ann Finnerty, 75, was born in Baltimore, grew up in Baltimore, was married in Baltimore, raised six children in Baltimore and ran two businesses in Baltimore. In September, she was honored with the 2013 Spirited Woman of Baltimore Award, recognizing...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said that a man fatally shot by an officer during a traffic stop Wednesday night was "determined not to cooperate" and tried to flee because he had crack cocaine in the vehicle.
The officer, who has not...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Baltimore plans to give more than 9,000 households huge plastic trash cans on wheels — complete with tracking devices to prevent theft — under a pilot program that, if successful, could lead to a $10 million citywide expansion.
The plan is...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Baltimore City will spend nearly $578,000 on a pilot program to provide large trash cans to 9,250 households, following approval by the city's spending panel Wednesday.
The Board of Estimates awarded the project — designed to control the city's...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Baltimore will kick off its annual "Miracle on Main Streets" holiday shopping campaign Thursday in an effort to encourage residents to shop in the city's nine Main Street neighborhoods.
The coordinated promotion among the neighborhoods features special...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Peter Marvit never missed rehearsal with the Baltimore Choral Arts Society, and this week he showed up wearing one of his trademark ties — short, fat, and brightly colored. After the three-hour practice concluded with "Carol of the Angels," director...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Residents and city leaders who gathered Thursday night in the Northeast Baltimore neighborhood where a 51-year-old scientist was recently gunned down spoke passionately about taking the streets back from criminals intent on intimidation.
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:39 AM
The National Weather Service is calling for Friday to be mostly sunny, with a high near 81 and southeast winds of 5 to 10 miles per hour. Friday night is expected to be partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
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| Sep 23, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Violence struck the Belair-Edison neighborhood of Northeast Baltimore once again Sunday night, as an unidentified male was wounded by gunfire so severely that homicide detectives were dispatched to the scene, according to police.
The shooting occurred...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Baltimore police are investigating five separate shootings, including two that were fatal, that have occurred since Sunday afternoon
Police are also asking for the public's help in identifying two "persons of interest" in a bar shooting earlier this...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Richard Lelonek Sr., a retired railroad office worker and veteran Belair-Edison community activist, died July 21 at Maryland Shock Trauma Center of internal injuries related to an auto accident. He was 86 and lived in Northeast Baltimore.