| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:57 PM
The Downtown Partnership of Baltimore recently redesigned its website as part sales pitch and part guide.
The reworked site offers information about community news, events, where to live, eat, shop and where to park in an effort to draw more people to...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 8:57 AM
In less than decade, Caves Valley Partners has become one of the biggest players on the local real estate scene, with ambitious plans to reshape Towson and now South Baltimore.
The principals of the Towson-based development firm, who have deep roots...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:35 AM
When Nick Schauman was a toddler, his grandfather, Larry Hunton, taught him how to eat raw oysters. Hunton let his grandson tag along on trips to Lexington Market, where the duo would sit at the raw bar (Schauman sat on top of it) and slurp down oysters...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Second of two parts; read first article here.
Brian McComas can't quite remember the first oyster he ever ate, but he guesses that before swallowing the slippery seafood, he was "a bit apprehensive."
McComas, who with wife Jennifer owns the Ryleigh'...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:54 PM
After the Horseshoe Casino Baltimore opens later this year, the city needs to figure out how to spend an estimated windfall of at least $15 million a year meant for the neighborhoods around the casino.
Officials and community members said they want to...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Darius Johnson says he's just an ordinary student, presented with an educational opportunity in his freshman year of high school that led him to extraordinary choices: Johns Hopkins, Columbia, Duke, Princeton, Harvard, Cornell, Stanford and Washington...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Michael Mayfield did it all: The Baltimore teenager was a member of his school's Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps, played baritone horn in the band, was a force on the mound for the baseball team, and was a youth ambassador and peer mediator.
| May 19, 2014
| 10:55 AM
International pop star Lorde was busy performing at the Preakness this weekend, but before she did she squeezed in a late night nail treatment — thanks to an unsuspecting Baltimore salon owner.
"The mgr of the nail salon I just visited stayed open...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:30 AM
In response to your editorial "Maryland's unhappy residents" (May 12), we left, and we are happy to have gone south after 11 years in Federal Hill. Property taxes are a third of what they were in the city, and our house is bigger. I can park our cars now....
| May 13, 2014
| 8:56 AM
At Sunday's Art Outside event, local artists and crafters will gather at Druid Hill Park in a revival of sorts of the city's free al-fresco community art festivals of the 1950s and 1960s.
Among the artists will be 28-year-old Brian Behm, also a designer...
| May 15, 2014
| 3:27 PM
From his seat at a Federal Hill restaurant, surrounded by friends, Steele Stanwick had a funny feeling as he watched his younger brother Wells in Johns Hopkins' 14-8 victory at Virginia in the first round of the NCAA men's lacrosse tournament Sunday.