| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Looking for a little love or the purrr-fect present this year? It just got easier thanks to the Maryland SPCA’s first satellite adoption center and Project Adopt, which opened Saturday in White Marsh Mall.
The satellite center, which will be...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Dorothy Miller from Towson was looking for a recipe for what she called "Oriental fruitcake." She said the layer cake was made with pineapple, coconut, walnuts and raisins.
Faith Hermann from Relay sent in a recipe for a Japanese fruitcake that her...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:49 PM
State Sen. Jim Brochin questioned Tuesday how taxpayers would benefit from Baltimore County's plan to sell the Towson firehouse to developers, as residents called on the County Council to delay or stop the sale of that site and the North Point...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The Maryland Department of Education defines a high school diploma as a 12-year course of study and achievement. Twelve years cannot be shortened, which is why the Baltimore City Department of Social Services had to go to Pennsylvania. There, what you...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:17 PM
This week’s action featuring The Baltimore Sun's Top 15 football teams included a couple of major upsets.
St. Frances made its debut in the MIAA A Conference with a victory over No. 7 Calvert Hall Saturday and Perry Hall defeated No. 9 Franklin...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Brie Daugherty doesn't object to the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. replacing a gas line in her Arbutus neighborhood.
It's the flooded basement — courtesy of a sewer line broken by a BGE contractor — that bothers her.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The Baltimore County Council approved selling three county-owned properties to developers on Monday, despite protests from residents who oppose the deals.
In a 7-0 vote, the council signed off on sale contracts for the Towson firehouse, the North Point...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:45 AM
I am sure that there will be great criticism about Baltimore social services workers' decision to have foster kids get their diplomas in a day through a school in Philadelphia ("Diplomas in a day," Nov. 25). While it may not be the best way for these...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Sister Clara Linz, a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame who had cared for children and the sick and also had been a teacher's aide, died Friday of dementia at Villa Assumpta, her order's Woodbrook motherhouse. She was 91.
The daughter of Conrad...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Gerald Allen Elkins, a retired Department of Planning map maker and graphic artist who detailed Baltimore's transformation for more than four decades, died of cancer Nov. 28 at his Ocean Pines home. The former Overlea resident was 65.
"What struck me...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:34 PM
The operator of a Parkville-area skating rink has agreed not to host club-themed events, reaching a deal with Baltimore County officials following complaints about crowds of rowdy teens disturbing the neighborhood after leaving the rink late at night....