| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:23 PM
A new $10 million federal grant will help the port of Baltimore keep pace in the dynamic global shipping economy, while creating "jobs you can raise a family on, middle-class jobs," Vice President Joe Biden said during a visit to the port on Monday....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:00 AM
In response to the article headlined, "Pope convenes cardinals to fight 'leprosy of papacy'" (Oct. 2), I take offense. I have some very close friends who spent their late teens and early 20s at the Gillis W. Long Hansen's Disease (Leprosy) Center in...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Dundalk's high school deteriorated during the past two decades just as the community's once-bustling steel mill declined. From the school's top floor, you could see the Key Bridge and the detritus of a shuttered industrial past.
Inside, the school...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:15 AM
On Sept. 27, there was ceremony held at the headquarters of the 135th Airlift Group of the Maryland Air National Guard. It was a very important ceremony to the members of the unit, yet there was media mention whatsoever. Wonder why?
Ask our governor,...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Workers at Fort McHenry emerged shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday to post the sign: "Closed until further notice. No Entry. No trespassing."
Over the next hour, joggers and cyclists pulled up to the gate, stopped, read the notice and turned around. Finally,...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:17 PM
"Good stuff, made delicious, that's super ballsy."
If ever there was a culinary mantra that typified the Baltimore spirit, Midtown BBQ & Brew's chef, Tony Harrison, has articulated it. And he wants you to know that when it comes to food and drink, his...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Fourteen-year-old Troy Neal grew up in Baltimore. It’s where his friends are, where he scraped his knees learning to skateboard in Carroll Park, and where he had planned to attend Mount St. Joseph’s High School this fall.
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:53 AM
I have been following the actions of the Baltimore County government and the sale of county-owned property with great interest and concern. In all of my years on the County Council and in the House of Delegates, I have never seen such actions as these,...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Marking a generational shift in Baltimore County politics, Del. John A. Olszewski Jr. is scheduled to announce Tuesday that he's running for the Dundalk-area Maryland Senate seat held by Sen. Norman R. Stone Jr. for almost 50 years.
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:32 PM
The Maryland Port Administration wants to build an auto terminal at the former Sparrows Point steel mill in the next few years, speeding plans to bring jobs to an area hungry for them.
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has endorsed the plan, but...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:15 PM
For three months, Baltimore County officials have been weighing proposals from developers to buy three parcels of county-owned land, in Towson, Dundalk and Randallstown.
But county officials are releasing little information about the deliberations...