| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Orlando, long considered a relatively affordable market for homebuyers, now stands as one of the country's least affordable markets for renters, a new report shows.
Apartment renters in the area spent an average of 34.3 percent of their income paying...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
The following items were taken from Lake Forest police reports.
An 18-year-old Lake Forest man was arrested on July 4 at 9:31 p.m. in Deerpath Community Park. He was charged with possession of false identification and consumption of alcohol by a minor....
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Otakon attendees will have someplace to head, after their full days of panel discussions, presentations and workshops at the Baltimore Convention Center.
On Friday and Saturday, from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., master sommelier Tiffany Dawn Soto is hosting a...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The Mount Vernon BYOB pizza cafe Iggies has been sold.
The business was purchased from longtime owners Lisa Heckman and Peter Wood by Jim Pak, a retired pharmacist. Pak took over the operations at Iggies on July 22, but Wood will remain on board as a...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Levi Watkins, the pioneering cardiac surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital, remembers the date — January 15 — because it was the anniversary of the birth of Martin Luther King Jr., and because what happened that night still makes him ache.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:31 AM
It seems to me that if Charlie Duff and others want to attract 10,000 new families to the city they are putting the cart before the horse in terms of enticements ("Two ways about it," July 16).
How about there being something to go to on foot or bike...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Customers of Towson's artisan bakery La Cakerie could easily mistake their surroundings for an enlarged dollhouse kitchen; high-pitched strains of pop music bounce off pink walls and the aroma of baking cake batter wafts through the air.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Four instruments fashioned from magnets and turntables and thick metal springs are conversing in a gallery of the Walters Art Museum.
They pop and hum, plink like the teeth of a comb. One calls to mind an amplified heartbeat. Another sounds like someone...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Ran across some interesting perspectives on the McDonnells’ trial from one of the General Assembly’s expert litigators, Del. Scott Surovell (D., Mount Vernon. Here goes:
“First, this trial is highlighting some of the worst parts of...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Baltimore neighborhoods Mount Vernon and Pimlico and Baltimore County's Bowley's Quarters will be the first to receive new water meters as part of system-wide overhaul, city officials said Tuesday.
Beginning in September, crews will install about 5,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park is a fan of Trader Joe's, despite her irritation in trying to find a spot in its crowded parking lot.
"I just don't know how they could have approved this parking for an anchor [store] and all these other stores," she...