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  • Mobbies 2012 results

    Mobbies 2012 results
    Users voted online Oct. 29-Nov.9 to choose Maryland's best blogs and social media accounts in The Baltimore Sun's fourth annual Mobbies. - Best Baltimore Sun Blog - Baltimore Diner A blog about Baltimore restaurant news, Maryland cooking and food 2)...
  • Paul's Place serves Southwest Baltimore for 30 years

    Paul's Place serves Southwest Baltimore for 30 years
    Paul's Place began as a soup kitchen in the basement of a Southwest Baltimore church 30 years ago. It has expanded into a community outreach center that serves more than 75,000 hot lunches a year and offers more than 20 programs, including job training,...
  • Like/Dislike: Adam Van Bavel, community volunteer

    Like/Dislike: Adam Van Bavel, community volunteer
    For one month each year, Adam Van Bavel doesn't shave his mustache. He does this to not only get strange looks, but to also help kids in need. "My mustache is a gleaming example of how bad you can look in the name of good," Van Bavel said. The 33-year-...
  • Sherwin M. Adelman, health economist

    Sherwin M. Adelman, a retired U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs health economist and strategist, died Feb. 4 from complications of dementia and heart failure at Sunrise Senior and Assisted-Living of McLean, Va. The longtime Pigtown resident was 77....
  • Fatal stabbing in Pigtown among city's recent violent incidents

    A woman was found fatally stabbed Monday evening inside a home in Pigtown, one of several recent violent incidents being investigated by Baltimore police. Police also were probing three fatal shootings that occurred Saturday and Sunday, including a home-...
  • Pigtown stabbing victim identified, man dies in SW shooting

    Pigtown stabbing victim identified, man dies in SW shooting
    Baltimore police have identified a 55-year-old woman found stabbed inside her home in Pigtown and said a man who was driven to the hospital by a friend after being shot in Southwest Baltimore has died from his injuries. Deborah Simon was found by...
  • Baltimore officials hope half-century trend of population decline at end

    Arriving in Baltimore for college in 2004 from her native New York City, Vienna DeGiacomo assumed she would quickly head back north after graduating from Goucher College. But nearly three years after receiving her English degree, DeGiacomo, 24, is...
  • New rehab points the way home

    New rehab points the way home
    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...
  • Your weekend dining PLUS featuring the sleeping pet of the week

     
    So, what's everyone doing this weekend? Who's eating what where?Cirque du Soleil is back in Baltimore, this time down at the Westport Waterfront. What and where is the Westport Waterfront? Answered. Unanswered: Where are people headed to the cirqueus...
  • Donald E. Davis Sr., truck driver, dies

    Donald E. Davis Sr., a retired truck driver and a former Baltimore resident, died May 31 of a stroke at a medical center in Cookeville, Tenn. He was 80. Born and raised on Nanticoke Street in Pigtown, Mr. Davis graduated in 1949 from Southern High...
  • Two teenage girls fatally struck by vehicle in city

    Two teenage girls fatally struck by vehicle in city
    They were best friends since kindergarten and lived a block apart in South Baltimore's Pigtown. One was feisty, the other shy. Monday night, they set off to meet an acquaintance, crossing Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. A car heading south struck...