In 40 years at the Baltimore Sun, most of them on the nightside metro desk, I talked to lots ofRead more
David M. Ettlin is a Baltimore native, and a graduate of Baltimore City College (Class of ’63), and what are now Baltimore City Community College and Towson University. He decided against a teaching career after getting a newsroom job in 1967 at The Baltimore Sun newspapers, and retired in 2007 as night metropolitan editor. A Pasadena resident since 1981, he posts occasional tales at his blog, The Real Muck.
I get the impression from Facebook friends around the planet that they are shocked and confused at the outcome ofRead more
The death of William Swisher brings back the fond memory of the highlight of my year as president of theRead more
Artist Nether works on his Freddie Gray mural. (Photo by Bonnie J. Schupp) Today marks the 45th anniversary of OhioRead more
(Holding cells at the former Baltimore Police Headquarters – Wikimedia) During a 40-year career in the news business, I cameRead more