| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:00 AM
He leans forward at the desk in his cluttered study, fanning out three baseball cards like a man unveiling the winning hand in a poker game.
The faces are in black and white, the subjects in bow ties and upturned mustaches. The names — Gleason,...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:23 AM
The Towson Moose Lodge property on Mylander Lane, which for over six decades has housed the fraternal organization's meetings and hosted community events, is for sale after the lodge's charter was revoked earlier this year.
The property was schedule for...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:41 AM
Many thanks to the players and supporters of the Heritage's Basket and Bag Bingo at the Port Deposit VFW over the weekend. Thanks to donors like Maggie Jackson, Patsy Grace, Judy Leonard, Lois Ashworth, Glen Longacre, George Maldeis, Evelyn Jordan,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:24 PM
When jockey Chelsey Keiser rode Greentree Road, a 6-year-old gelding from Frederick, across the finish line to place second in the fourth race at Laurel Park on Thursday, she earned his owner 20 percent of the $15,000 purse, or $3,000.
It was far from...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Cornell has placed its men's lacrosse team on temporary suspension and canceled all "fall ball" competitions pending an investigation into a hazing incident last Friday, the school said today in a statement.
The penalty was due to allegations of "coerced...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:51 PM
This is the weekend for yard sales! While I was on my way to Kilby Cream for an ice cream cone last week, I noticed several signs for yard sales scheduled for Saturday, including the annual event at Colony Acres (their rain date is Sunday), Harmony...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Because there are no guidebooks on how to create a tercentennial celebration, several members of the Manor Conservancy took matters into their own hands by forming the Manor 300 Committee with representatives from other nonprofit groups, churches, schools...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Eddy Whitely loads a blanket-wrapped item of furniture into his the van on a chilly weekday morning, but the co-owner of Orions Objects, a furniture dealer that specializes in midcentury modern design, isn't taking the piece for delivery.
He's taking it...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 9:21 AM
The Humidour Cigar Shoppe in Cockeysville is hosting a fundraiser today, Sunday, with proceeds benefiting the memorial fund set up for the family of Baltimore County Police Tactical Unit Officer Jason Schneider, a Manchester resident who died last month...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A curtain is falling on the era of X-rated movie theaters in Baltimore with the city's last adult movie house up for auction next week.
The Apex, which has shown pornographic films in a squat two-story brick building in Upper Fells Point for more than...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:12 PM
In recent weeks, The Baltimore Sun, The New York Times and other newspapers have been carrying advertisements announcing the auction next week of Bohemia Manor Farm, which is perhaps one of Maryland's most historic estates, dating to the 17th century....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:16 AM
Kids at Loch Raven Presbyterian Church, 9318 Old Harford Road, are literally putting their hands to work. The children, grades kindergarten through eighth grade, are members of Heavenly Hands, a puppet troupe that meets on the second and fourth Sunday...