| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:27 AM
To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the American Civil War, Harford County Public Library is hosting Civil War 150, a series of events including visits from bestselling authors of books about the Civil War, book discussion...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Perched on a wooded bluff in rural southeastern Carroll County, the old Henryton State Hospital bears silent witness to the ravages of decades of neglect and vandalism. First opened in 1923, the 18-building complex that once housed the sick and...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 1:52 PM
The changes go into...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Paintings, charcoal drawings, photography and mixed media works lined the walls of the Towson Arts Collective on March 9, but it was the smiling faces of more than 200 students, parents and teachers that lit up the room for the debut of the third annual...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 7:35 AM
If a daydream could be captured on film, Cassie Tucker's award-winning photograph may be a prime example of what it would look like.
In her shot, titled "Cloudy Day," the Reservoir High School senior appears to be lost in thought as she rests on fluffy...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Robert L. Skillman III, a professional photographer who had been a part-time weekend assignment editor at WMAR-TV for a decade, died Tuesday of a heart attack at Northwest Hospital.
The Northwood resident was 59.
Mr. Skillman was attending the annual Ed...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 6:14 AM
Two old barns in Historic Ellicott City have been given a second chance at life, albeit in a different form.
Torn down in recent weeks, their wood will be used to build a new, modern home.
The two rusty and somewhat dilapidated red barns had stood on...
| Mar 21, 2012
Jennifer Lawrence is relishing her last few weeks of anonymity. The 21-year-old actress understands that her starring turn in"The Hunger Games" is about to change her life. Opening Friday, the highly anticipated film, faithfully adapted from Suzanne...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Roger Miller and Jeffrey A. Wolk make photography sound easy. These seasoned shooters, who have nearly a century of experience between them, share some simple instructions: Relax, enjoy the scenery, focus and keep taking pictures.
"The most important...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Kathleen Hertel never imagined owning her own photography studio.
But now that she does, she's grateful she no longer needs to travel to "every Panera Bread in the Maryland area" to meet customers.
Attracted to Catonsville's community feel, the native...
| Dec 31, 2011
In the arts world, fresh ideas are generated on a perennial basis — and this year is no different. Three new cultural projects in a variety of media promise to spice things up considerably in 2012.
On the theater front, look for the inauguration of...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:36 AM
Oversized illustrations of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin have begun to spring up on abandoned buildings throughout Baltimore, the work of a street artist protesting the death of the 17-year-old at the hands of a neighborhood watch volunteer.