| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The books are pretty eclectic, from How to Win Friends and Influence People to The Handmaid's Tale to I'm a Frog. What they (and the titles in the headline) have in common -- possibly the only thing -- is that they're all on the U.S. Department of Labor's...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:49 PM
As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Chesapeake Cancer Alliance (CCA), we want to express our sincere appreciation to the entire Bel Air and Harford County community who have supported, in many, many ways, our efforts to raise money for...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Rhythmic thumping of techno music filled the air as a series of models draped in fall fashions strutted across the T-shaped runway.
In September, a majority of Cross Keys retailers joined together to produce a series of fashion shows to highlight new...
| Sep 18, 2013
William and Mary Jo Collins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7 and renewed their vows at St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air. They were married Sept. 7, 1963 at St. Stanislaus Church in Superior, Wisc.
After renewing their vows, they...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:09 AM
What a delightful surprise Roger and I had on Sunday. We had a visit from Janet and Bill Carter. Janet was the daughter of Herbert and Dorothy Sprankle, who lived next door to us for many, many years. Over those years we have become good friends, watching...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:05 AM
More information has come in on the annual magazine sale at Clarksville Middle School. Not only are the students offering magazine subscriptions, but they have over 1,000 gift items and Tasty Batter cookie dough.
Your gift orders should arrive by mid-...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Loch Raven Methodist Church celebrates 60th anniversary; Jarrett Rettman, of Arnolia United Methodist Church who directs the church's praise band Rejuvenate, is playing bass guitar for the Tidewaters Player's "The Rocky Horror Show"
Some 60 plus years...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Fifty years ago, parishioners at Community United Methodist Church in Maryland City were worshiping in the basement of a home on Urbana South. A lot's changed since then.
"This is a milestone to be celebrated," said the Rev. Michelle Thorne Mejia. "We'...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Kathy Hornig finally had a chance to check out Washington's National Book Festival. And she came away with a renewed appreciation for the admittedly smaller, quirkier offering put on by The City That Reads.
As the director of festivals for the Baltimore...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 3:00 AM
"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honorable part of a man's possessions. A library is not a luxury. It is one of the necessities of a full life." (Henry Ward Beecher, 1813-1887)
Given that perspective, the acclaimed American...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:37 PM
At first glance — best shielded, given the sun's fierce glare reflected from all the chrome — the 7,500-pound, 29-feet-long "Finnjet" suggests transport for intergalactic travelers with a pronounced sense of humor.
More than 80 lights and...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:12 PM
County executive Ken Ulman recognized two Maryland Transportation Authority police officers last week for bravery during a stop along I-95 in Howard County that got caught up in a chain-reaction accident.
On Nov. 21, 2012, around 10:21 p.m., Cpl. Timothy...