| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:33 PM
A late former board member and lifelong resident of the county was honored posthumously Thursday at the Joppa library branch by members of the library board of trustees and other guests.
Edward Kimmel, who died of a sudden illness in 2012, served as a...
| Jan 8, 2014
As we start the new year with resolutions and goals that we are determined to fulfill in 2014 (I am sure that we are all still holding on to those resolutions, yes?), several members of our community are already celebrating recent accomplishments and...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Each February, Larry White helps young people transform themselves into Rosa Parks, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and other civil rights leaders to share stories of African-American history with others in Anne Arundel County.
These days, White is busy...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:43 AM
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King and the late Harford County civil rights leader Joseph Bond, the Harford County Human Relations is hosting a humanitarian luncheon Tuesday at Water's Edge Events Center in Belcamp.
The humanitarian luncheon, is one of...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:13 PM
High school seniors Alejandra Huezo, of Bel Air, and Malik Tyler, of Joppatowne, were honored as the 2014 Humanitarian Award essay winners for Harford County Tuesday.
Alejandra, 18, and Malik, 17, were the respective first- and second-place winners in...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 3:00 AM
After restorations that have taken more than six months, Montpelier Mansion has thrown open its doors to visitors once again.
But don't look for a new look — or even a facelift on the 18th-century Georgian beauty.
Almost all the restoration work...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Before his disappearance touched off a regional manhunt and his body was recovered from the waters off Fells Point, Evan Curbeam had been a standout in the Air National Guard. Last year, he appeared in a recruitment video. This year he was named Airman of...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 11:35 AM
I was in the CNN green room in Washington Sunday when I heard about the death of pioneering CBS newsman Mike Wallace at 93 Sunday.
Being a live show, host Howie Kurtz and the CNN team scrapped the planned opening and went with a segment on Wallace that I...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 6:33 AM
The story of how thoroughbred racing and the rural communities of Harford County became intertwined is told in artifacts and pictures through January as part of an exhibit at the Hays-Heighe House on the campus of Harford Community College.
| Oct 24, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Latest in a series of school board candidate profiles.
Accessibility, accountability and achievement. Those are the three components of Jackie Scott's platform in her first run for the Howard County Board of Education.
"Think of it as a three-legged...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:04 PM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
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5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 3:00 AM
February is Black History Month. Baltimore is celebrating it by commemorating the march of African-Americans toward full membership in the American family. Although I am a white man born and raised in the strictly segregated Baltimore of nearly eight...