| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Notre Dame of Maryland University announced Thursday that a New Jersey liberal arts college provost known for her research on domestic violence will be its new president.
Marylou Yam, currently provost at Saint Peter's University, a Catholic liberal...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:10 AM
The members of the Jupiter String Quartet surely will be in harmonious alignment with each other when this chamber ensemble performs for Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 8 p.m., in Howard Community College's Smith Theatre.
| Jul 24, 2011
| 4:37 PM
A warm welcome is extended to Terrance "Terry" Golden, new principal of St. Joseph's School on Church Lane.
Golden graduated college from Montclair State University, then pursued a masters at Adelphi University while working in the corporate world at...
| Jul 6, 2014
Thomas Motamed, fresh out of law school, found the legal profession too dry.
So at a friend's suggestion, he tried another field he thought might be more interesting: peddling life insurance.
But that got old fast.
"I really didn't like sitting...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:10 PM
West Hartford resident Ellen W. Blair, APRN, NEA-BC, director of nursing for Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL), has been chosen to receive the Excellence in Practice Award from the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA).
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:05 AM
NEW YORK In spite of being among the top students in his school, Joseph Nelzy was quick to give up on being admitted to one of the nation's best colleges after he got a rejection letter from Brandeis University, near Boston.
"I had no hope after that,"...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Comment: After scoring 100 goals as a sophomore, switched positions and had 23 goals and 13 assists.
Comment: Had 24 goals and...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Oxbridge Academy girls lacrosse attacker Sarah Shilling knew she was having a great season.
How good was it? Try one for the record books.
Shilling made history Wednesday when she scored her 100th goal of the season in a 22-9 win over Seminole Ridge....
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Some things settle in the mind for good. I remember little else about high school, but I remember with perfect clarity the day I spent at a poetry conference at Adelphi University on my native Long Island.
There were plenty of poets on hand, but the...
| Aug 7, 2012
co-writer of 'Hairspray'
Mark O'Donnell, 58, the Tony Award-winning writer behind such quirky and clever Broadway shows as "Hairspray and "Cry-Baby," died Monday in New York. His agent, Jack Tantleff, said the writer...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 7:03 AM
All New York City public schools are open Wednesday, despite Mayor Michael Bloomberg's declaration of a weather emergency for New York City due to the overnight snow storm.
New NYC School Chancellor Cathie Black made the announcement at 5 a.m. and stated...
| May 15, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The third time was the charm for the Gettysburg College women's lacrosse team against Salisbury University as the Bullets knocked off the defending national champions 14-13 in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals Sunday at Sea Gull Stadium.