| Sep 1, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Scenes from the Grand Prix of Baltimore on Saturday:
View from the cheap seats
The McBride family was out in force, trying to see what they could without actually buying a ticket.
They weren't having a whole lot of luck. Eye-level banners attached to...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Wedding date: October 13, 2012
Her story: Angela Horner, 27, grew up in Severn. She lives in Baltimore's Pigtown and is licensing team manager at Laureate Education. Her father, Robert Horner, is a physicist in the electronics industry. Her mother,...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 3:10 PM
Wisconsin transplant Dana Ostrenga has spent the past 14 years on the south side of Baltimore.
The 37-year-old NASA scientist lived in Federal Hill and then in Washington Village, also known as Pigtown. When it was time for a change, she didn't want to...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 5:41 PM
Baltimore residential real estate broker Bonnie Fleck is no stranger to luxury.
"I think it might be because my very first car was an Audi," Fleck said when asked why she chooses luxury cars instead of more utilitarian models. She also wants to give...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 9:05 AM
She has taught dance in 25 countries as well as all over the United States. That's just a glimpse of Maryland native Nina Gilkenson's enormous success.
Gilkenson is often booked a year in advance to teach Lindy hop, belly dance and lesser-known swing era...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 5:07 PM
The 22-year-old son of Baltimore's top prosecutor and the young man's roommate were each charged Thursday with misdemeanor assault after police said they cut each other to perform a "blood handshake" and then got into a fight.
Both men were treated at...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:39 PM
At a corner store in Pigtown, the bad news spread that taxes on mini-cigars will jump more than four-fold, to 70 cents on the dollar.
"Oh, man, you know they're about to go up on cigarillos?" Shawn Mason, 32, told others lounging at the corner of...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:58 PM
City police charged a 37-year-old man Friday in a Pigtown killing that occurred in March. Detectives arrested Antwan Conley of the 3000 block of Gwynns Falls in the death of Darshewn Freeman, 44. Freeman was found by police in the rear of the 1200 block...
| Jul 8, 2012
Many federal workers in and around Washington make their home in the Baltimore area, so when two of them get together at a party, they immediately begin swapping commuting strategies.
"Invariably, the first question that I get when I say I commute to D....
| Jul 13, 2012
Willie Alexander Harry, a well-known Baltimore barber whose York Road shop catered to figures from the world of sports and entertainment, died July 5 of complications from leukemia at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Northeast Baltimore...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 9:59 PM
To the police officer patrolling near BWI Marshall Airport around midnight, the maroon Lincoln sedan on New Ridge Road stood out. Two front headlights were out, and the windshield was caved in with "two large impact craters."
The female driver admitted...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 6:05 PM
The gun battle raged in three different spots near the old Murphy Homes high-rise in West Baltimore, ending on a cold February day with the death of a 20-year-old man in a hail of gunfire from four city police officers.
Four years later, one of the...