| Aug 16, 2012
Katelyn Baird and Eric Ottaway
Katelyn Baird, daughter of Julie Baird, of Ellicott City, and the late Curt Baird, wedded Eric Ottaway, son of Ricky Ottaway, of Oak Island, N.C., and Julie Brown, of Hampstead, N.C., on June 2, 2012.
The Rev. Sidney...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 10:38 AM
As the Twitterverse buzzed about tornado warnings Tuesday night, many of the tweets expressed confusion about text messages they received alerting them to tornado warnings issued.
Wrote Twitter user @SheedaBeeda: "Just got a tornado warning in Towson ...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Back in 2000, when he was a shy and portly 8-year-old, John Boias had a grown-up-sized dilemma.
There he was in the family townhome one day, sweltering on a summer afternoon, when the strains of "Send in the Clowns" came wafting through the windows....
| Jul 16, 2012
| 9:10 AM
A man told Annapolis police he was riding his bicycle on Sunday on Calvert Street near Rowe Boulevard when four or five men approached him and one knocked him off his bicycle.
The bicyclist told police that around 2:30 a.m. an assailant in a group of...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Dez Wells could joke about the turnovers now. It was easier to digest the five miscues — and the good-natured, locker-room scolding he got from his coach — after the sophomore topped his career high in points for the second straight game as...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:42 AM
From Liz Atwood: If your tween doesn't have a smart phone or tablet yet, I'll bet it's on the Christmas wish list. Yet as pervasive as mobile devices are, I was still astounded to see a new study from the Verizon Foundation that shows more than one...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 12:24 PM
The Day of Infamy, dear readers,
Is what President Franklin D. Roosevelt called today, Dec. 7, 1941 with the Japanese attack upon Hawaii. Now called Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, it is embedded in our national psyche and continued by our veterans in...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:21 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Police report that a glass bottle containing a black...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 1:31 PM
The facts of the case seem almost too brutal and cruel to bear.
When a small boy in Bangladesh refuses the demands of a gang that wants to use him as a beggar, he is beaten and mutilated within an inch of his life. His throat is cut, his skull is...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:12 AM
The governments of Harford County and its three municipalities are approving their budgets for the spending year that begins July 1, and, as was the case last year, owners of property in Aberdeen will be paying the highest real estate tax rate in the...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 3:00 AM
In principle, the National Security Agency's vast data collection operation is troubling, but in the age of Google and Facebook, it feels like having just one more Big Brother in a growing family of Big Brothers.
In response to the revelation that the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Working with Anne Arundel County schools, an independent foundation helped feed needy children and their families for more than five years.
But that came to an abrupt halt a year ago, after a member of the Journey Foundation reviewing the organization's...