| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Crosswalks, unless you happen to be on Abbey Road, tend to be boring.
But now the folks at the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts are livening up crosswalks near the historic Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower in the city's newest arts and entertainment...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:09 AM
For most of us, playing with lasers and special effects is the stuff of a science fiction movie. That's not the case for 25-year-old Nisha Ramnath, Image Engineering's director of visual design.
The Ohio native graduated from MICA with a degree in...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The 25th Street Station Walmart Project is approaching approval, despite calls from members of the affected communities for a major amendment and further discussion over the proposed design and retail mix. It is my understanding that in Baltimore, a...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Past mournful statues with age-darkened faces and along the graves of railroad barons, Civil War generals and an infamous assassin, wound a small group who had connected through a most modern forum – the website Yelp.
About a dozen people...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:58 AM
In East Baltimore, the 1200 block of North Broadway was once almost entirely vacant. Now a woman who moved to the city from Parkville has made it her family's home. There were once 25 vacants on this block; only six remain, all of which are under...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:59 AM
John Wendell Compton Sr., a retired disc jockey known on the air as Sir Johnny O, died of heart failure Oct. 29 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Randallstown resident was 75.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Division Street, he was the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:02 AM
"Too Slow," one of the more delicate songs on Those Darlins' new album, holds special significance for Jessi Zazu.
"I wrote that when I first started dating my boyfriend," the 24-year-old singer said by phone from her home in Nashville last week. "It...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:10 AM
During next week's Charm City Fringe Fest, audiences will be able to ponder a nuclear holocaust drama starring Charlie Chaplin, meet a young German girl who used to mistake the Nazi salute for a friendly greeting, and throw tomatoes at actors performing...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Baltimore rapper Rye Rye announced the birth of her second child, a boy, on social media sites this week.
"And he is OUTTTTTTTT! Omg I'm so happy..." she posted on Instagram at 2:25 a.m. Monday. "I'm done! My baby boy is here! Thanks everyone for the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:07 PM
What does "Arrested Development" star Jeffrey Tambor eat when he's in town? Crab cakes from Faidley's? Corned beef from Attman's?
Turns out the actor, who plays George Bluth Sr. on the show, had a craving for a sandwich from the deli at Eddie's of Mount...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:20 AM
Brewers, the professionals as well as the amateurs that hoist 5-gallon pots atop apartment-oven burners, come in two varieties, according to Ryan Boddy, one of the co-founders of city-based beer club Baltibrew.
There are those that brew beer like cooks,...