| 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.
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:58 PM
At Linden Market in Reservoir Hill, shelves are heaped high with miniature pies, cupcakes, and candy. Three dozen flavors of salty snacks burst from cardboard boxes.
Around the corner at the Whitelock Community Farm, deep green leaves of chard fan from...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The crowd of more that 80 people that packed a Belair Road bar for an extended happy hour featuring $2 drinks did not deter a gunman who, police said, got by a bouncer, pushed through the patrons and found his target sitting in a secluded spot in the...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Michael Vincent Manieri, a Baltimore City firefighter and medic, died of heart disease Wednesday at St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 40 and lived in Towson.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Parklawn Avenue, he attended Shrine of the Little Flower...
| 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...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Cory McCray, whose children, ages 3 and 5, are too young to attend middle school, still spends many hours in the halls and classrooms of Northeast Middle School in Baltimore, where he volunteers.
Recently, he helped the school start a student...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Valorie Cooley was "in a really bad place" a year ago, with a broken furnace and past-due heating bills she couldn't pay.
Now her Baltimore home has a new furnace and a raft of energy-efficient improvements — including insulation in the attic...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:16 PM
A Baltimore police officer shot a man during a foot chase Wednesday, marking the second time in two days that a Northeast district officer fired a gun while in pursuit of a suspect.
Just one person was injured in the separate shootings — the man...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Baltimore police identified the officer who shot a man in Belair-Edison on Wednesday afternoon as Calvin Moss, 44, who is assigned to the special enforcement section of the Northeast patrol division.
Moss, a nine-year veteran of the force, is on the...