| Mar 5, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The estimated costs for the Red and Purple transit lines in Baltimore and suburban Washington increased in recent years, an analysis released Wednesday by the Federal Transit Administration showed.
The Red Line, which would cut west-to-east across and at...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:42 AM
A nationwide hunt ended Friday night when Caitlyn Marie Virts, the 11-year-old girl missing since her mother was found killed in their Dundalk home on Thursday, was located in a motel room in Florence, S.C., with her father, Timothy Virts, who was taken...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 8:54 PM
The 11-year-old Dundalk girl found after a frantic, multistate search has been reunited with her twin sister, family members said Sunday.
Caitlyn Virts and her twin sister, Cayla, were back together in the care of Baltimore County social services...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 5:06 PM
The specter of the Holocaust came to Annapolis on Monday as survivors and their descendants sought what they view as justice in memory of a witness who couldn't be there.
Leo Bretholz of Pikesville had been scheduled to testify on behalf of a bill to...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Leo Bretholz, a Holocaust survivor who became a major voice in the campaign to gain reparations from companies that transported victims to concentration camps during World War II, died Saturday in his sleep of unknown causes at his Pikesville home. He was...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Dorothea Arvin Rawlings, a former teacher at Barclay Elementary/Middle School, died of cancer March 9 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The West Baltimore resident was 73.
Born Dorothea Arvin Simmons in Baltimore, she was raised on Calhoun Street at...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:40 AM
World Class Gymnastics extended its rule over the top two levels of girls gymnastics at the Virginia State Championships on Saturday and Sunday in Richmond.
The WC Level 10s, though not as strong as last year’s team, still had enough firepower to...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:57 AM
State officials' assessment of the environmental impacts of the proposed Purple Line through suburban Washington satisfies federal environmental standards, the Federal Transit Administration announced this week — an important green light for the...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Four teams of contractors and investors have been named to a short-list of companies that will be considered under a public-private partnership with Maryland to build the Purple Line.
The teams were selected from a pool of six respondents to an...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 10:05 AM
There are all kinds of activities that go on in your neighborhood community centers. Some may very well surprise you.
Consider the "Happy Hookers," for example. The group of senior women gathers weekly at the Hampton Senior Center to provide instruction...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 5:01 PM
A man was killed and a woman was injured Thursday afternoon in a Southwest Baltimore corner store, marking the city's 10th homicide in the first nine days of the year.
The shooting took place just before 3 p.m. at the Latino Deli and American Grocery at...