History & Politics

News & Community

GameChanger: Bill Henry

We catch up with the future City Comptroller.
News & Community

GameChanger: Bill Henry

We catch up with the future City Comptroller.
 Co-author Baynard Woods and the cover of 'I Got a Monster,' out July 21. Photography by J.M. Giordano
Arts & Culture
New Book Explores the Rise and Fall of America's Most Corrupt Police Force
Baynard Woods and Brandon Soderberg discuss 'I Got a Monster.'
Arts & Culture

New Book Explores the Rise and Fall of America's Most Corrupt Police Force

Baynard Woods and Brandon Soderberg discuss 'I Got a Monster.'
 Shutterstock
The Chatter
Columbus Statue Toppled, Thrown Into Inner Harbor
Statue near Little Italy becomes latest monument in the U.S. to fall.
The Chatter

Columbus Statue Toppled, Thrown Into Inner Harbor

Statue near Little Italy becomes latest monument in the U.S. to fall.

History & Politics



The Chatter

Students March and Call for Anti-Racist, Pro-Black Curriculum Changes

Hundreds rally at school headquarters to demand support for Black Lives Matter movement.


The Chatter

Five Things to Know About Democratic Mayoral Nominee Brandon Scott

The 36-year-old City Council President rallies past Sheila Dixon to win Democratic mayoral primary.

The Chatter

Brandon Scott Opens Razor-Thin Lead Over Sheila Dixon in Mayor’s Race

City Council president leads by 388 votes as mail-in count continues.

The Chatter

Hogan Closes Schools for the Year, Beaches Reopen

Ocean City opens its boardwalk and beach for Mother's Day weekend.

The Chatter

Hall of Fame Coach Don Shula, Who First Won Big in Baltimore, Dies at 90

Architect of Miami Dolphins' perfect 1972 season was 33 when he took Colts helm.

News & Community

How To Fix Baltimore

Bold ideas to break down the city's barriers.

The Chatter

Despite Rising Toll, Hogan Hopeful of Early May “Phase I” Reopening

Governor offers no update on closure of state schools.


The Chatter

Court Ruling on Baltimore Surveillance Planes Expected Friday

ACLU tries to halt what it calls “Orwellian nightmare come to life.”

News & Community

Preserved H.L. Mencken House is a Palpable Step Back in Time

Union Square home of the prolific journalist reopens after 23 years.

The Chatter

Frustrated by Trump, Hogan Lands 500,000 COVID-19 Tests from South Korea

First Lady Yumi Hogan helped negotiations with South Korean suppliers.

The Chatter

Maryland Schools To Remain Closed Through May 15

Hospitalizations and deaths in the state, now approaching 500, still on the rise.

The Chatter

Hogan Touts COVID-19 Reopening Plans, Orders Facial Coverings in Public

Hogan promises increased testing as state records highest one-day death toll.

The Chatter

Hogan and Wen Offer Takes on Virus and Potential Reopening of the Economy

Maryland governor and former Baltimore City health commissioner discuss next moves on CNN.

The Chatter

Maryland Historical Society Begins Cataloguing Coronavirus Testimonials

Photos and letters will be used for future exhibit detailing life in quarantine.

The Chatter

Political Candidates Adjust to Coronavirus Restrictions

Congressional and mayoral candidates rethink outreach efforts ahead of postponed elections.

News & Community

You Don't Know Jack

Jack  Young  may be Baltimore’s most unlikely modern mayor. Will he keep the job? 

The Chatter

UMD Public Health Official Explains What Lies Ahead Amid COVID-19

Boris Lushniak says the best weapon against coronavirus is flattening the curve.

Connect With Us

Most Read


Design for Distancing Competition Aims to Revive The Beauty of Public Spaces: Forward-thinking social-distancing structures could be built in the city as early as this month.

How These Surprise Quarantine ‘Flower Bombs’ Are Helping Families in Need: The paper-plate flowers have become a massive fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House.

The Womanist Reader Creates an Online Library of Black Literature: A Baltimore writer curates an evolving list of women writers for her women followers.

Boxer Yahu Blackwell Is An All-Everything Businessman: The 33-year-old Baltimore native is the owner of the new Rita’s Italian Ice in Hampden.

Five Things to Know About Democratic Mayoral Nominee Brandon Scott: The 36-year-old City Council President rallies past Sheila Dixon to win Democratic mayoral primary.