| Apr 8, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Bonnie Bessor's job can take its toll after a while. As executive director of Rebuilding Together, she's responsible for finding ways to help low-income Baltimore residents with home repair, maintenance projects and money to pay for the heat.
| Feb 23, 2013
| 7:04 AM
A man and a woman were shot in Baltimore overnight Friday in two separate incidents, according to police.
The first shooting happened a little before 9:30 p.m. in the 5100 block of York Road on the border of the Radnor-Winston and Winston-Govans...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Mary Alma O'Connor Lears, a former Walters Art Museum volunteer guide whose keen eyes alerted officials to a $1 million theft later linked to a gallery security guard, died of lung disease Jan. 24 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Towson and former Roland...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Edward V.C. Nicol, a retired Social Security Administration public affairs representative who earned the name of "Mr. Meals on Wheels" for his more than three decades of volunteer work, died Jan. 13 of pneumonia at the Presbyterian Home of Maryland in...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Elsie M. Hegwood, a former elementary school educator and cafeteria manager who was an active member of Govans Presbyterian Church, died Jan. 16 at a daughter's Elizabethtown, Pa., home from complications of a stroke she suffered two years ago.
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Baltimore police on Monday charged a 37-year-old man in connection to a police-involved shooting over the weekend that left two wounded.
Police said Theodore Smith, who lives on the 500 block of Rossiter Ave. in the Wiinston-Govans neighborhood,...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Anne D. Bendann, a retired interior designer and community volunteer who was active in women's issues and church affairs, died Jan. 4 from pancreatic cancer at her Homeland residence. She was 65.
The former Anne Duffy, the daughter of an investment...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 5:28 PM
The first winter after Danielle Smith bought her house in North Baltimore, the 35-year-old schoolteacher wondered if it even had a furnace, it was so cold and drafty.
Now, with almost all new windows and several other energy-efficiency retrofits, Smith...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 1:50 PM
The third time is the charm — at least that's what fans of Saigon Remembered are hoping.
Originally located on Belair Road, then on York Road in Govans, Saigon Remembered closed its doors in 2011. But the restaurant reopened last month in the...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Paul B. Moore, a former Evening Sun reporter and editor who later became a public relations executive, died Nov. 27 from complications of prostate cancer at his Homeland residence. He was 84.
"Paul was a very conscientious reporter and a very...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Baltimore is opening four "community job hubs" to help residents looking for employment, the city said Wednesday.
The hubs, intended to supplement the city's three one-stop career centers, will offer free courses on such topics as job search techniques...