| May 14, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The formerly city-owned Barclay Recreation Center will make its debut as a privately run community center May 18, serving the Charles Village area, including the Abell, Oakenshawe, Harwood and Old Goucher communities.
A grand opening celebration,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:00 AM
The North Charles Street location of Eddie's of Roland Park is turning 20.
The store will celebrate its 20th anniversary on Saturday, April 13, with a "Shop Local" community party featuring tastings of Maryland food purveyors and meet-and-greets with...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:02 AM
More than 250 bicycles would be available for short-term rentals at 25 stations throughout Baltimore by this time next year under a bike-sharing program similar to those in Washington and London, city officials said.
The city's financial oversight...
| May 13, 2013
| 6:21 AM
It used to be that the Maryland Film Festival was just a cool neighborhood event for Courtney Knipp — a bunch of obscure movies being shown just up the street from her home in Mount Vernon.
Not anymore, not with thousands of film fans massing in...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Esther Bonnet, 100, is always thinking about new plans for Action in Maturity — as she has since she co-founded the transportation service for seniors more than 40 years ago.
During a recent visit from Elizabeth Briscoe, AIM's executive director,...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:55 AM
The Waverly library would be about 2,000 square feet bigger than it is now, with a wall of glass, more computers, modernized equipment and separate areas for children and teens, as planned in a $6 million renovation project, Baltimore City library...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 5:38 PM
The second Eddie's of Roland Park store opened Sept. 22, 1992, so the store's 20th anniversary was actually last fall. But the store on North Charles Street is celebrating its 20th year officially April 13.
"Spring is a nice time," owner Nancy Cohen...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 9:50 AM
I don't know how to answer Michael Hanchard's questions, but I understand why he asks them: "If we were a middle-aged white couple, rather than a black couple, and if the group of people who surrounded us were black or Latino, rather than white, would the...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 5:58 PM
A year ago, Gregg Bernstein was a week into his new role as Baltimore's state's attorney, having narrowly unseated the incumbent, who held the job for 15 years.
He was a relative unknown, and so self-confident he sometimes bordered on cocky. His...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:53 AM
They're taking it like a death in the family.
A death in the family of cool, quirky, character-filled shops that make Baltimore Baltimore.
So, they're mourning.
Tonight is the last night in business for the Video Americain video rental store in Charles...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:22 PM
UPDATE (3/15): Video Americain tell Insider that the sale originally planned for tomorrow (3/16) has been postponed until further notice. They're hoping to sell the collection as a whole instead of piecemeal. -- JR
Everyone's favorite quirky Baltimore...