| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:25 AM
The Howard High School PTSA Pandora and Bags Bingo (teeming with goodies galore) will be held Saturday, Nov. 10. Doors open 6 p.m., the games begin 7 p.m., at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 4795 Ilchester Road, Ellicott City.
Tickets are $18 in...
| May 30, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Things got a little greener around Scotchtown Hills Elementary in Laurel last week.
On May 24, students, staff and employees from the Laurel Home Depot gathered to build and celebrate a new vegetable garden behind the school — a garden that will...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Ordering fish and chips at a place named Basta Pasta might seem like a stretch.
But in fairness, the Lutherville restaurant's full name is Basta Pasta Italian & Seafood Restaurant, and it ably handles both fish and pasta.
Judging from a recent order...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 6:14 AM
At a meeting of Ravens Roost No. 60 of Perry Hall, you hear stories of the fans' good luck rituals.
For one member, it's the color of the undergarments she wears during the game.
For another, it's touching the statue of Johnny Unitas outside the...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Randy Race's shiny new generator was making a comforting racket Monday in the backyard of his home in Glendale in Baltimore County.
When he woke up to find tree limbs down in front of his house after the storm, he decided he wasn't going to put up with...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Maryland senior Matt Furstenburg has been named to the preseason watch list for the John Mackey Award, given to college football’s best tight end.
Furstenburg, a consensus preseason first-team All-ACC selection, started all 12 games for the Terps...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 2:16 PM
When Dr. Anne Barone moved into her home in Guilford in 2000, she didn't have a backyard so much as a forest populated mostly with dying pine trees. She cut down the forest, except for a crape myrtle and a Japanese maple, and started from scratch.
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Weather forecasters are warning the mid-Atlantic and Northeast to brace for possible tropical storm-force winds, heavy rains and even snow early next week as Hurricane Sandy appears increasingly likely to strike somewhere between the Delmarva peninsula...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:06 PM
The Howard County Board of Education has closed school for Monday as Hurricane Sandy creeps closer to reaching land on the East Coast.
In addition, the county government announced Sunday it also will be closed Monday for non-essential employees. Among...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Utility and emergency response officials prepared for the worst Friday as Hurricane Sandy churned northward, readying for nearly a foot of rain, hurricane- or tropical storm-force winds, and power outages that could number in the hundreds of thousands....
| Oct 28, 2012
| 8:13 AM
The doors of Riverview Elementary School were wide open on Saturday morning as teachers, administrative personnel and other volunteers came together to celebrate "Make a Difference Day" by giving the school on Kessler Road a touch-up.
While many of the...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 4:27 PM
It didn't take long for Hurricane Sandy to make an impression on Catonsville resident Doug Simpkins, a captain with the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department.
He had just gotten home after stopping by the department on Southwestern Boulevard on Monday...