| 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...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 11:44 AM
• Bridge replacement: Fort Avenue Bridge in Locust Point will be closed to through traffic starting at 7 a.m. Monday for construction of a new bridge, expected to be complete in the late spring of 2012.
| Aug 22, 2011
| 6:48 AM
As of 9:30 a.m. Monday, the Fort Avenue Bridge in Locust Point has been closed to through traffic for a replacement project that will last until next spring.
In Baltimore County, a 12-inch water main break near Cooks Lane and North Forest Park Avenue...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 6:31 PM
-Route 394 for downed tree between Oxford Road and Conewago Road in Straban Township.
-State Route 1005 (Germany Road) for downed tree between Bobalong Road and Germany Court in Reading Township
-Route 174 for downed...
| 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...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 5:15 AM
I'm not surprised Baltimore's sports experiment did not live up to expectations ("Grand Prix not so grand, survey of patrons shows," Oct. 19). We must figure in the balance the financial hardships dropped on Federal Hill and Locust Point by the closing of...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 2:37 PM
Six months after its owner started a renovation, Barfly's Pub is finally open.
The Locust Point bar, which has taken over Rafters' old space on Fort Avenue, had its grand opening last Friday and has been in opening mode for about two weeks.
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:43 PM
Alice Gjerde, a retired Baltimore County elementary school teacher who assisted her sons in opening their first restaurant, died of an infection Oct. 18 at St. Joseph Medical Center. The Cockeysville resident was 71.
Born Alice Silletto in Des Moines,...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:05 PM
The Fitzgerald, a transit-oriented apartment and retail project in midtown Baltimore, won the Grand Design Award this month in the annual Excellence in Design program sponsored by the Baltimore chapter of the American Institute of Architects.
| Oct 25, 2011
| 2:10 PM
Over on the Unleashed blog, Jill Rosen has the information about a dining out benefit for Baltimore Barcs, which cares for the city's homeless animals.
Pierpoint is Tuesday's participating restaurant, donating ten percent check of checks from diners...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 5:52 AM
Rallo's, the Locust Point gateway restaurant that closed in late September following the death of its owner, Vincent Rallo, is back open under new ownership and with a new name.
Big Matty's Diner is open for business. Watch for more details later today....