| 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A outdated state-owned pier along an industrial stretch of Canton waterfront is one step closer to landing on the open market.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’...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Holy Frijoles in Hampden and Frederick's on Fleet in Canton are the subjects of a cable TV show being taped in Baltimore this week.
The show, being developed for the TruTv network, appears to be a variation of "Wife Swap," the reality show in which...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The family of a Canton man said Tuesday that he is beginning to recover from a fractured skull and other injuries suffered during a robbery last week in which an assailant took his car and laptop. The victim, Jonathan Fogg, is a Baltimore Sun editor....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Baltimore police released a photo on Wednesday of a person of interest in a brutal beating, robbery and carjacking in Canton last week.
The victim, Jonathan Fogg, 30, is recovering from skull fractures, gashes on his head, missing and damaged teeth...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:19 PM
A man was shot in the back at a Southeast Baltimore club early Monday, Baltimore police said.
An officer parked outside the Voltage Nightclub heard gunshots at about 1:44 a.m. and saw a 24-year-old man leave the club with an apparent gunshot wound to his...
| 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-...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:48 AM
Close to 300 commercial properties in Baltimore are getting a property tax break this year thanks to the city’s Enterprise Zone program, which has a stated purpose of attracting development and jobs to poorer areas.
But while the benefits were...
| Aug 27, 2013
To avoid the kind of grid instability and electrical outages in Fells Point, Canton and other growth areas, Maryland should simply require all new residential construction to include at least 3 kilowatts of solar energy per house or apartment. Brownouts...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:27 PM
The recommendation to open a new elementary/middle school in Canton is drawing opposition from the community and the popular charter school that would be its neighbor.
The proposed school, which would serve pre-kindergarten through eighth grade, was...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:25 PM
The cause of days-long power outages in Southeast Baltimore earlier this summer and the work by Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. to prevent future problems will be discussed at a public meeting hosted by BGE officials in Fells Point on Monday, according...