| May 4, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Carolyn Marie Hauck, a retired Enoch Pratt Free Library staff member who encouraged patrons to explore films and the arts, died of dementia complications at the Pickersgill Retirement Community. The longtime Mount Vernon resident was 89.
| Sep 11, 2012
| 11:33 AM
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:39 PM
You usually head for a vending machine when you're craving a bag of chips or can of soda.
But there's a one machine in Baltimore that dispenses objects such as a "Hankie Pankie," a heart-shaped engagement ring, a mini-Zombie or, for those in need of...
| Apr 1, 2012
Catherine Mahan founded a landscape architecture firm in 1983 on the first floor of a Mount Vernon rowhouse. She had four employees and scraped by at first doing jobs for local architects and designing backyards for homeowners.
When she retired from...
| Jan 21, 2012
Seeing Joyce Lozado back at the reception desk in Claret Hall always brightens my day. Recovering from her winter fall took way too long. Friendly, smiling people are always missed. Glad to see you back to your old self, Joyce.
You can choose to dine-...
| Feb 21, 2012
It was a big night for Ellicott City students at the PTA Council of Howard County's Reflection Awards night — the culminating event at the county level for the national PTA student art competition.
The Reflections program gives students an...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:33 PM
The Maryland House on I-95 near Aberdeen may be known more for its fast food and bevy of bathrooms than for fine artwork, but its murals portraying Maryland history, that have adorned the travel plaza for more than 40 years, have a significant history...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Fine arts curator Sumpter Priddy III gave a talk at Montpelier Mansion Sept. 15 about the rich history of antique furniture in Washington and its neighboring communities, in addition to highlighting what makes the mansion's furniture collection so...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:59 AM
Art has an uneasy relationship with the world of commercial enterprise. Commercial artists aren't necessarily held in high regard as they're often charged with tasks like devising nondescript images to hang in the food consumption areas of fast food...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:44 AM
In one of the most ideal settings in the county for such an exercise, high school students in the Baltimore County Summer Visual Arts Enrichment Camp spent Friday, July 13, working on landscapes at Hampton Mansion in Towson.
"It's something new," said...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Evangeline Gallagher had already spent three hours looking at her reflection in a mirror by 1 p.m. on July 12 and had at least several more hours to go.
The Catonsville High School rising junior hadn't succumbed to a bout of vanity.
Rather Gallagher was...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Caroline Vonasek, of Monkton, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list The University of Rhode Island, Kingston, R.I.
Jessica Kuhn, of Baldwin graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in media arts and design, from James Madison University,...