| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Happy New Year and thank you! It's been said that a small act of kindness goes a long way. Whether you volunteer in your community or outside, you are making a difference in the lives of many.
On Saturday, Jan. 19, come celebrate Dr. Martin Luther...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:46 PM
The Rev. Gertie T. Williams feels very much at home when she volunteers at the restored Ellicott City Colored School on Frederick Road.
The Howard County native's ease in her surroundings is for good reason: From grades one through seven, she attended a...
| Jan 18, 2013
Coming up dear readers,
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is Monday, Jan. 21, recognizing his birthday on Jan. 15. This day honors Rev. King's lifelong commitment to equality and unity. Schools and many offices will be closed. A recent addition to this...
| Jan 17, 2013
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| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:21 PM
Former Del. Kenneth L. Webster, who led the battle for and wrote the historic legislation that made the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday a legal state holiday in Maryland, died Friday of kidney failure at the Baltimore Veteran Administration Medical...
| May 4, 2011
| 1:17 PM
When is it OK to catch some shut-eye on the job?
Workplace snoozing has been the topic of an awful lot of water-cooler jesting lately — at least among those awake enough to remember their conversations.
First, there were a rash of reported...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:04 PM
The hiring of Brian Stewart as Maryland's defensive coordinator is a move that is being celebrated on a number of fronts.
It signifies a return to the attacking style and the 3-4 formation the Terps played under Don Brown, whose sudden departure last...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Rather than using their day off to relax, the sisters of Laurel's Psi Epsilon Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha spent theMartin Luther King Jr.holiday doing something King would have embraced: giving back to the community.
Along with community...
| Jan 19, 2012
As we celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, many people took the initiative to join in a volunteer day in remembrance.
Volunteering provides much-needed resources during financially strapped times for many organizations. Let's make a challenge...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Lake Clifton boys basketball coach Herman "Tree" Harried was conducting morning practice on Martin Luther King Jr. Day when a visitor stopped by.
It was one of his former players who just wanted to tell Harried that he was doing well with a good job...
| May 24, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Pending approval of the county school board, Havre de Grace High School Principal Patricia Walling is expected to become principal of John Archer School at the end of the school year and will be replaced by James Reynolds, an assistant principal at Bel...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy is far wider than ending segregation ("Across the nation, King Day marked with rallies, service," Jan. 17). In addition to his on-going fight for racial justice, King was speaking out against economic injustice and...