| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:09 AM
More than 300 homes and businesses were without water in the Fells Point area Wednesday night after crews were forced to shut off service to repair a ruptured water line.
Water service was restored early Thursday morning, according to the Baltimore...
| 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...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A curtain is falling on the era of X-rated movie theaters in Baltimore with the city's last adult movie house up for auction next week.
The Apex, which has shown pornographic films in a squat two-story brick building in Upper Fells Point for more than...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The Fells Point Fun Festival will bring road closures to the neighborhood this weekend, according to the Baltimore Department of Transportation.
Beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, Broadway will be closed to through traffic between Eastern Avenue and Fleet...
| Oct 5, 2013
With long-term repair work on the Jones Falls Expressway underway, and major funding for the Red Line coming, Baltimore is in the midst of and building up to a large amount of transportation work — all with an eye toward better connectivity and...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Plans for developing a former Baltimore chemical plant now known as Harbor Point will be aired Wednesday as the developer and government regulators explain safeguards planned to prevent release of contaminated soil and ground water beneath the site....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:17 PM
The new giant Pacific octopus at the National Aquarium in Baltimore had a rough Monday morning commute.
Before he even got on the road, he turned from pink to dark red as he was placed into a plastic bag full of water, then into a white plastic foam...
| Oct 1, 2013
Jason Ambrose, the co-owner and founding chef of Salt, has agreed to purchase a tavern on Haubert Street in Locust Point.
"It won't be anything restaurant-y like Salt," Ambrose said. "It will be a 'bar with food.' " There isn't enough room inside the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The votes are in!
Here are the winners of the Maryland Family Readers’ Choice Awards 2013:
Best story time
Irvine Nature Center (Owings Mills)
Howard County Library Miller Branch (Ellicott City)...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:27 AM
A man and woman were arrested this weekend in two armed robberies in Federal Hill, and are suspects in several other robberies over a six-week period in some of Baltimore's most popular neighborhoods, according to Baltimore Police.
Charged with the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Cooler temperatures finally have me believing it's fall. What can I do to decorate my home so that the inside feels as autumn-like as the outside?
The change in season marks a fantastic time to focus on your home. Earth tones, warmth and vivid contrasts...