| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:48 PM
Fewer children were poisoned by lead-based paint in 2011 than in any year since Maryland began tracking cases nearly two decades ago, prompting the state to expand its focus to newer rental properties and owner-occupied homes.
A survey released...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:50 PM
Margaret Lorraine Fusco, a homemaker who had worked in department stores and run a day care center, died Oct. 10 of Alzheimer's disease complications at Citizens Care and Rehabilitation Center in Havre de Grace. The former White Marsh resident was 69....
| Oct 15, 2012
| 3:00 AM
In baseball, they'll tell you that a loss is not always just a loss. Sometimes you learn things even when you don't come out ahead. While that may be easy to understand in sports, it's a little fuzzier when it comes to a city's population: If you're not...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Authorities have been exploring whether members of the Bloods gang are involved in the killing of an NIH researcher shot outside of his home while returning home from choir practice, recently unsealed court records show, but police said Monday that they...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Several weeks ago, a friend of mine told me about the old Laurel Cemetery in the city's Belair-Edison neighborhood that had once been the premier resting place for Baltimore's African-American community until disappearing when the site was redeveloped...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Kathleen Dumais' op-ed ("Md. congressional map is fair, legal," Oct. 29) contained several inaccuracies. I am very familiar with the redistricting process since I attended most of the public hearings conducted by the Governor's Redistricting Advisory...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Lucille Gorham, a longtime East Baltimore neighborhood activist whose "quick wits and good-natured tenacity" equipped her as the voice of poor residents who lived near Johns Hopkins Hospital, died of cancer Saturday at her Belair-Edison home. She was 81....
| 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...
| Dec 14, 2010
A variety of Baltimore neighborhoods ended the roller-coaster ride of the past decade with significantly higher home values than at the start, but some communities saw all the gains of the housing bubble erased by the bust.
That's the conclusion of a...
| May 16, 2011
| 4:22 PM
After almost 10 years on York Road, Saigon Remembered served its last meal yesterday. Michael Sragow has this post about the changes in the neighborhood around the Senator theater.Its fans were absolutely devoted to the Nguyen family, and word is......