| Dec 18, 2013
| 2:00 AM
When he was growing up near Mondawmin Mall and the Christmas season rolled around, Andrew Dubose rarely missed a chance to visit the old man in the red suit and white beard who always gave him such a warm holiday greeting.
Now 39, married, and the...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:10 PM
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz's administration is asking the County Council to lease a desirable piece of downtown Towson real estate to a high-profile developer without a bid process, drawing questions from some council members and from a businessman...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:51 AM
What: Spark at the Park
When: Friday, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Forest Park
Poly: John Crosby, Sr., G; Chris Feldman, Sr., G; Marcel Thompson, Jr., F/G
Woodrow Wilson: Larry Holmes, Sr., G; Dimone Long, Sr., G; Miles Gillette, Jr., F
| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Mount Hebron got off to a 2-0 start in girls basketball by handing No. 11 River Hill its second straight loss Wednesday night.
A smothering first-half defense and points from 11 Vikings helped them upset the Hawks, 70-51.
Tianna Wallpher led Mount...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:44 PM
Those sappy carols have it all wrong.
"Let it Snow" and "White Christmas" and all the rest lead us to think snow makes this time of year more magical.
But in reality, nothing messes up holiday plans in Baltimore like a good snowfall.
| Dec 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Several inches of snow fell across the Baltimore area, with as much as 5-7 inches in some spots, and ice was still ahead as a winter storm that has traveled across the country packed more of a punch in Maryland than forecasters expected.
While a maximum...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:54 AM
It was bitter cold inside a 240-seat theater in St. Mary's Episcopal Outreach Center, where members of the Baltimore Shakespeare Factory rehearsed "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" on Sunday, Dec. 1.
As it turned out, the boiler was on the blink....
| 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 2, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The third and final defendant in the Marriottsville shooting pleaded guilty on Monday in connection with the kidnapping and execution-style shooting of a 15-year-old boy in a Howard County field in 2012.
Laura Christian Karr, 26, of the 400 block of...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Dolores B. Scott, a retired educator and librarian who taught in Baltimore public schools for three decades and was a world traveler, died Nov. 19 of Alzheimer's disease at Chaparral Winds Hospice in Sun City West, Ariz.
The longtime Randallstown...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Anna Szuba of Pasadena shopped on Thanksgiving last year -- two hours in line to get in the store and three hours in line to get out.
No thanks, she said. This year she started around midnight Friday and worked through her gift list among much smaller...