| Dec 1, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young has to be more cognizant as to what he states at council meetings. At a recent meeting regarding hiring outside consultants to assess the condition of the Baltimore City Police Department, he put...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Whenever Ali Sadeghi was in the mood for fresh fish or oysters, the Ellicott City resident says he had to drive to D.C. or Baltimore to satisfy his craving.
Now he can indulge at the restaurant he and retired Baltimore Ravens linebacker Adalius Thomas...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Even though it has retained the name "Baltimore City Detention Center," Baltimore's jail has been transformed from a mens' incarceration facility into a downtown social club ("New charges widen jail corruption case," Nov. 22).
How did this occur? I...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:20 AM
JAKE BUGG "Shangri-La" (Island/Def Jam, 2 1/2 stars)
British teenage phenom Jake Bugg still only 19 impressed with his confident, self-titled skiffle-rock 2012 debut, even if the hot-and-bothered Bob Dylan comparisons it inspired were misplaced. For...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The recent assault on a Towson University student by three men hit me especially hard ("Towson University student stabbed near campus Sunday night," Nov. 4).
As a native of Baltimore, I become very upset every time there is a murder or attempted...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Baltimore County Police have charged a 49-year-old man with sexually abusing two teenagers in 1997 when he worked as a teacher and youth group leader at the Greater Grace Church on Moravia Park Drive in East Baltimore.
Raymond Fernandez, of the unit...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:45 AM
If I were new to Maryland, I might think that state Attorney General Douglas Gansler was either a child rapist, a murderer, a crack cocaine dealer or perhaps all of the above ("Gansler says he made 'a mistake,'" Oct. 24).
Mr. Gansler is being vilified...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", the great and powerful Wizard uttered the words "Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!"
So who is the man, or woman, behind the curtain offering the media damaging leaks about Maryland Attorney General Doug...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:30 AM
I must take exception to a letter from attorney Susan L. Burke Tuesday's Sun ("Gansler's comments reflect 'boys will be boys' culture," Nov. 12).
She questions the inherent character of Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler in reference to the (now...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:15 AM
While contemplating whether the Ravens will turn their semi-dismal season around, I conjured a list of people locally and nationally whose names I would be content never to see again in print. Perhaps The Sun could run a weekly list of readers' "Vapor...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:30 AM
When Baltimore City Police Commissioner Anthony Batts took the position over a year ago, I was dubious, at best, regarding the challenges facing him. He has begun to turn heads regarding his policing policies.
Commissioner Batts instituted a "Most...