| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Democrats are pushing “income inequality” and raising the minimum wage as priorities at the national and state levels. President Barack Obama addressed them in his State of the Union Speech, and both issues are centerpieces of Gov. Martin O&...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Fleet Street Kitchen will soon split in half.
The back, or upper dining room, will remain its stylish, comfortably formal self. But beginning March 1, the restaurant's front dining area will become The Tavern Room, a more casual space (think, no white...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:47 AM
Three local roads, including two in Harford County, have been shut down in both directions as motorists tackle a Wednesday morning commute hampered by a wintry mix.
The state Department of Transportation said debris on MD 165 has closed the roadway in...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:55 PM
People elsewhere in the nation are taking action to tackle the issue of the growing divide between the rich and poor, but here in Maryland, the richest state in the country, we have a seismic inequality problem and are doing little to address it.
| Feb 1, 2014
Baltimore has been the backdrop for so many historic moments: the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner," Edgar Allan Poe's last bar crawl. Now, we can add another to the list.
It was here, in 2005, that the love triangle among British actors Daniel...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Digital Harbor defended its Baltimore City wrestling championship on Saturday, narrowly defeating host Poly, 197 to 193. The two teams were tied entering the championship round, with each placing four wrestlers in the finals.
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Pabu Izakaya, an Asian restaurant in Harbor East's Four Seasons Hotel, plans to reopen next week after being closed since late January because of water damage.
Audrey Slade, director of public relations for Baltimore's Four Seasons Hotel, said the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Cities around the world are working to revitalize brownfield sites — areas where redevelopment or reuse may be complicated by some kind of contaminant — particularly in former waterfront industrial zones, where there is often the greatest...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:15 AM
All southbound traffic on Interstate 895 in Baltimore City at the Harbor Tunnel has been closed due to an incident at 9:09 a.m. Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A two-vehicle collision in Baltimore City on Interstate 95...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Police found a decomposing body floating in an industrial area Thursday at the mouth of the Inner Harbor, a grim discovery that marks the ninth time since October a person has turned up dead in the waters of Downtown Baltimore.
Investigators say they...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 5:21 PM
City officials formally approved agreements Wednesday with the developer of the $1.8 billion Harbor Point project over the protests of Comptroller Joan M. Pratt.
The Board of Estimates approval, which was expected, will allow the city to eventually issue...