| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Bond Mill Elementary's winter concert kicked off the holiday season in a big way. As usual, there was a full house, and Principal Justin FitzGerald greeted the anxious crowd. Vocal director Rolanda Brown waited as the fourth- and fifth-grade students...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:25 AM
Hanukkah has ended and Christmas and Kwanzaa are about to begin. Students are counting the minutes till they start their winter break. You can tell it's the end of the year.
Reservoir and Hammond High had food drives before the end of the year to help...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:32 AM
How many times have you heard about the "War on Christmas" over the years, particularly from conservative commentators? During the past decade, concerned parties on both sides of the spectrum have argued and yelled and screamed at the top of their lungs...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:02 PM
A deal that fell through three years ago led to an unusually happy outcome for Manny and Gayle Levy.
The couple had thought a move to condominium living would simplify their lives and free them from the upkeep of the Pikesville mid-century modern,...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:47 PM
As a player in the Black Power and civil rights movements of the 1960s, even at only 25 years old, Maulana Karenga was concerned about legacy. He wanted to leave behind something that would both celebrate the accomplishments of his people and challenge...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:15 AM
The Christmas season has always been a special time in Westminster. For generations; long before our current tradition of an electric light parade right after Thanksgiving, the city came together for a community celebration and a parade called the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Santa artwork mailed as holiday greetings, embroidered fabrics that look more pincushion than Christmas card, and countless other historic missives had been tucked away in cabinets at downtown Baltimore's Enoch Pratt Free Library for longer than anyone...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:45 AM
There are many ways to get into the Christmas spirit: decorating the tree, hanging a wreath, baking sugar cookies, singing carols, and fainting at the sight of your credit card bill.
But there are lots of ways to get out of the Christmas spirit, too....
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Students from Magnolia Elementary School were invited to sit down with First Lady Michelle Obama for a meal made with fresh produce from the White House garden. The five students were among 25 children from across the U.S. who visited the White House...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 9:04 PM
For the first time since the economy tanked and the country went into recession in 2008, fewer Marylanders are expected to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday than did the previous year.
Don't get your hopes up for an easy commute, though. While less...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:20 AM
On Thursday, Nov. 21, at 6:30 p.m., Tersiguel's French Country Restaurant welcomes this season's Beaujolais noveau, as they have been doing for the past 40 years.
Some years the wine has arrived by helicopter in the back parking lot. Other years it's...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Members of Harford County's Jewish community begin the annual eight-day celebration of Hanukkah tonight (Wednesday) and, like their counterparts across the country, they will also enjoy Thanksgiving in the midst of that observance.