| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I have lived in the Canton area for 55 years and have been a city resident for 63 years. My husband and I raised two daughters here, who in their adult lives decided to buy homes in the Canton area. We are all within walking distance of each other....
| Jan 6, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Local real estate leaders Diana Hirschhorn and The Hirschhorn Group of Long & Foster Real Estate Inc. were recognized as one of the company's "top 150 agents," year to date, for September. Hirschhorn and The Hirschhorn Group were Long & Foster's only...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:47 PM
The Maryland Port Administration is urging state officials to approve its sale of a 346,0000-square-foot pier in the Canton Industrial Area.
The Clinton Street Marine Terminal, which has seen little use for decades, sits across the Inner Harbor from...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 2:55 PM
A outdated state-owned pier along an industrial stretch of Canton waterfront is one step closer to landing on the open market.
The Maryland Board of Public Works approved a request by the Maryland Port Administration on Wednesday to declare the pier and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:37 PM
City officials are poised to pay a New York-based firm $286,000 to redesign and host Baltimore government’s website.
The Board of Estimates is slated to vote Wednesday on a proposal to hire Interpersonal Frequency LLC to overhaul the city’...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:18 AM
As a part of last month's Best Bars collection in The Baltimore Sun, "25 superlatives for Baltimore bars," the award for "Best Orange Crush" was pinned to a Canton favorite, Portside Tavern. And I, for one, was immediately disgruntled.
It's not that I...
| Dec 14, 2013
Date: Sept. 28
Her story: Diz Keller, 33, grew up in Severna Park. She works for a defense contractor. Her parents, Ellen McGee and David Keller, live in Severna Park.
His story: Andrew Harrison, 33, grew up in Rochester, N.Y. He moved to Maryland...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:59 PM
One hundred years ago, Bohemian-born William Oktavec, a butcher by trade and a would-be artist, arrived in Baltimore from New York with his wife and young son. He set up a grocery shop at the corner of North Collington and Ashland avenues in the area...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Bruce Gartner served as acting executive secretary of the Maryland Transportation Authority for seven months before being named permanently to the position last month.
That was probably a good thing because the Annapolis resident needs to hit the ground...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Garnette Lynch Brant, a retired real estate saleswoman who also had a Waverly consignment shop, died of congestive heart failure Nov. 19 at Stella Maris Hospice. She was 93 and lived in Lutherville.
Born Mary Garnette Lynch in Yadkin County, N.C., she...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Popping in to check out the newest store in Canton, Tony Vasiliades got a taste of what its founders hope will be commonplace in the near future.
He smiled for the cameras — four of them, all going off at the same time. Now he has three-...