| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Harry H. Boublitz, a retired Enoch Pratt librarian and bibliophile who filled his Medfield Heights home with books, died Saturday of Parkinson's disease at Manor Care Ruxton. He was 83.
The son of a plumber and a homemaker, Harry Hamilton Boublitz was...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:44 PM
The head teller at a Perry Hall bank and the reputed leader of a drug trafficking organization pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to a money laundering conspiracy, court records show.
According to a copy of their plea agreements, Deanna Bailey was...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Chuck Ritz and his volunteers found the ground rock-hard as they began planting thousands of American flags along Putty Hill Road in Parkville to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Last year, the wooden stakes went into the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Sheriff's deputies and state police report:
Shannitta Nikkia Crapser, 26, of the 100 block of West Inca Street, was charged Tuesday with theft below $1,000.
Randy Bowens, 47, of the 900 block of Avon Drive, was charged Wednesday with...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Ellen R. Brown, a retired church secretary and volunteer, who with her husband cared for a historic Northeast Baltimore chapel, died June 29 of complications from dementia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
She was 84.
The daughter of an...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:30 AM
A recent commentary wrongly criticized The Baltimore Sun for not covering local theater ("The show goes on," July 6). In the several decades that I have subscribed to The Sun, I have never seen such wide coverage of theater here as now exists.
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:21 PM
The inspector general of the U.S. Postal Service is urging the agency to take a cue from the port of Baltimore and expand its partnerships with private businesses to cut costs and modernize its infrastructure.
In a report released last month, Inspector...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Late last month, Maryland School for the Blind provided meeting space and entertainment for the newly organized Parkville Carney Lions Club.
Three students from the school entertained. Jenna Willis-Johnson and Chanta Brown sang several duets and Cole...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Two men were killed and a man and woman were injured in four separate incidents of gunfire in the city overnight, according to Baltimore Police.
The string of unrelated shootings began at 11:02 p.m., when officers responded to the 6400 block of Harford...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Hamilton Tavern is celebrating its fifth anniversary this week. The neighborly Harford Road bar was an immediate hit, not least because of its Crosstown Burger, a seriously good thing made from Roseda Beef and topped with iceberg lettuce (yes) and...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Northeast Baltimore residents are appealing a city zoning decision allowing a Royal Farms store and gas station to be built in Hamilton, saying the store would create traffic hazards and disrupt the residential neighborhood.
Members of three...