| Jan 30, 2011
| 2:21 PM
For months now, members of the Baltimore City Council have been telling Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake what they'd like to see when she draws new boundaries for their districts.
Staffers say the redistricting plan she is scheduled to unveil Monday...
| Feb 5, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Nancy Spessard Phelan was known for helping others, whether it was sewing outfits for her daughters, baking or cooking for fundraisers, or helping behind the scenes at church, Little League or for the Greencastle Lioness Club.
"She was a doer. She...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 9:55 PM
Your office cubicle may be feeling more cramped than ever.
Chances are, it is.
Worker cubicles and workstations — and even executive offices — are shrinking, new research shows. Blame the smaller quarters on changes in work culture and the...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 4:13 PM
The following food service establishments were inspected by the Washington County Health Department in September 2010 and found to have critical violations that needed to be corrected immediately:
AC&T, 1449 S. Potomac St. — *Hot dogs, kielbasa...
| Oct 16, 2010
The Pazza Luna logo features the Italian version of the Harlequin character — the arlecchino. That is apt, because this is one tricky little trattoria. Pazza Luna has been known to change identity or disappear entirely. You must never think you've...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 5:07 PM
Based on the frequency of four types of crime, police are targeting zones across Washington County in an attempt to reduce problems in those areas, according to officials with three local police agencies.
The approach is known as Data-driven Approach...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 5:51 AM
Brice R. Phillips, the patriarch of a Maryland seafood empire that began 55 years ago with a simple crab shack in Ocean City/, died Friday at his home in the seaside resort town.
Mr. Phillips, who was 90, had been in declining health. The cause of...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 3:58 PM
Vincent Mario "Vince" Rallo, a former banker who in retirement took over Rallo's Restaurant, a Locust Point landmark since 1941, died Thursday morning of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Homeland resident was 79.
| Jul 7, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Vincent Rallo, the endlessly ebullient owner of Rallo's Restaurant in Locust Point, died this morning at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
Frederick N. Rassmussen's obituary is here.
Rallo's stands at the gateway to Locust Point. which was unknown...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:17 PM
Harris Teeter will open its long-awaited supermarket in Locust Point on Dec. 7, spokeswoman Catherine Reuhl told me today.
The 61,000-square-foot grocer will be part of McHenry Row, a mixed-use development located on the site of the old Chesapeake...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 9:38 AM
The former Navy hospital ship USS Sanctuary, which served in the aftermath of World War II and in Vietnam, has been sold and is now under tow from Baltimore to Brownsville, Texas, for recycling.
The move marks the end of a 22-year residence in...