| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:15 AM
As 11 American Roman Catholic cardinals join with their colleagues in Rome to elect the successor to Pope Benedict XVI, it is interesting to note that three cardinals who visited Baltimore during the last century were eventually elected pope.
| Mar 2, 2013
| 12:59 PM
A 51-year-old man with a colorful criminal past has been charged in connection with the robbery of two hospital employees at Mercy Medical Center's McAuley Tower, police said.
Officers arrested William Johnson of the 500 block of Yale Avenue Friday and...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 2:22 PM
History's throwaways and discards emerged as coveted attractions Sunday when bottles, vials and flasks that spent decades buried in dumps and privies returned in translucent glory.
Billed as the "largest one-day bottle show in the world," the...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Baltimore-area restaurants took to social media on Wednesday to announce weather-related specials, closings and promotions:
Food trucks mostly kept off the road. They Gypsy Queen, Miss Shirley's, South Carolina BBQ, Iced Gems, Kommie Pigs and Wheyrich...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Eager to avoid a repeat of the violence last St. Patrick's Day, when youths fought in downtown streets and a tourist was beaten unconscious, Baltimore police are stepping up patrols in nightlife centers starting this weekend.
Commanders will add extra...
| Feb 23, 2013
Errol Webber has an unfair advantage when it comes to Oscar parties.
He actually has an Oscar, handed out on stage during an Academy Awards ceremony. And it'll be there for all his guests to admire, pose with any maybe even hold for a few seconds when...
| Feb 19, 2013
Three years after opening its original Fells Point hot dog shop, Stuggy's is adding a location in Federal Hill.
The new location will be at 17 E. Cross St. in a an approximately 1,000-square-foot space that was most recently an M&T Bank branch. A Stuggy'...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:01 PM
A Baltimore comic store has joined the growing public outcry over DC Comics' decision to hire a gay-marriage opponent and author to write part of the coming "Adventures of Superman" series.
Joining many shops nationwide, Gorilla King Comics in Fells...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:04 AM
It's hard to imagine that gay marriage and Superman could be wrapped into a controversy, but that's happening across the nation as DC Comics launches a new line of comic books featuring Clark Kent's alter ego.
One of the authors signed on for the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Baltimore Police are investigating a double homicide late Sunday and two other shootings that occurred in the predawn hours.
Responding to calls of gunfire at about 10:50 p.m., Northeast District officers found an unresponsive man lying in the street in...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Sure, not everyone wants to celebrate Valentine's Day. It's not so hard to sit it out.
But imagine if you and your sweetheart worked together in the Valentine's Day industry, catering to romance but, come dinnertime on Feb. 14, never able to...