| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:55 AM
If you happened to visit Hiss United Methodist Church over the last ten years, chances are you were greeted by Dianne Thompson, director of evangelism and communications. For most of those years, she has handed out welcome packets loaded with goodies...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 4:31 PM
The lanky 18-year-old in a blue mortarboard cap, his shoulders festooned with tassels and other regalia, stepped to the lectern, gave Howard High School's Class of 2001 a nervous snicker and spoke words heard in countless other graduation speeches that...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Main Street Tower, a popular Bel Air restaurant on Main Street known for its seafood and classic Italian cuisine, has been forced to get rid of its rooftop deck tent.
According to Kevin L. Small, director of planning and community development for the...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:03 AM
Fans waiting impatiently for the ever-in-gestation "Ghostbusters 3" can take solace in something that may be even better.
"Ghostbusters" Night at the Windup Space (8 p.m. Thursday, 12 W. North Ave., no cover), will, yes, involve screenings of both...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As hundreds of Remington residents rocked to live music Sunday, ate hot dogs and hamburgers, and lined up for free Baltimore City recycling bins, three longtime residents watched appreciatively and with a strong feeling that redevelopment will bring...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 10:32 AM
James L. Akers Jr., a retired financial analyst and businessman who collected and restored vintage arcade machines, died Wednesday of kidney cancer at his Ellicott City home. He was 73.
The son of a dentist and a homemaker, James Lee Akers Jr. was...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Consumers will likely spend more on candy and costumes for Halloween than last year, about $73, on average, a new survey shows.
That compares to $69 per order last year.
And a quarter of those surveyed by Offers.com will start shopping early next...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:59 PM
When her husband of 30 years died in 2004, Rosalie Lijinsky decided she no longer wanted to live in the 3,000-square-foot home they had shared with their daughter in the Columbia neighborhood of Hickory Ridge.
She sold the house the same year for $720,...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:00 PM
With their eyes all aglow, dozens of youngsters and adults descended upon the Shops at Kenilworth to take in the sights and sounds of the holiday season on Friday.
The year marks the 25th for the holiday train garden, which stretches in the center of...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:21 PM
We said goodbye to Daylight Savings Time, Halloween, Veterans Day and Thanksgiving, and hello to fallen leaves, early darkness — and now the season for giving.
At the Parkville Senior Center, the Adopt-a-Senior and Food Drive is underway again...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:45 AM
"The Birds' Christmas Carol" will land on Frederick Road this weekend as the Catonsville Historical Society hosts its annual Christmas Open House.
This year, the rooms in the house at 1824 Frederick Road will be decorated with birds in mind, said Sharon...
| Sep 20, 2013
A tour of the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse will be held at 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28. Visitors can learn how lighthouse keepers lived, about other lighthouses on the Chesapeake Bay and how many still exist. Tickets are $70...