| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Angelo Gatto spoke softly and carried a small baton, but the slender 92-year-old conductor had no trouble getting respect from the musicians of the Maryland Youth Symphony Orchestra rehearsing for Saturday's milestone concert.
The milestone is Gatto's...
| Jun 9, 2014
Isabella Firth, president of LifeSpan Network and The Beacon Institute, was just trying to solve a couple of workplace concerns. In the process, she ended up creating a circle of charitable acts benefiting students, senior citizens and low-income...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:25 PM
It took Jordan Cargile only 12 pitches to get through the first inning of Tuesday’s Baltimore County softball championship.
That was the sign that No. 6 Hereford would be in for another long afternoon against No. 1 Eastern Tech at the Community...
| May 6, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Hereford softball coach Laura Blama is hoping that the rematch with Eastern Tech in the Baltimore County championship game Tuesday won’t be a rerun of the regular-season matchup between the teams in late March.
Eastern Tech routed the Bulls, 10-0,...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:16 AM
It's Tuesday morning and the whir of machinery fills the room at the newest company to join the south campus of BWTech Research and Technology Park at UMBC.
Technician Steven Turrentine, 50, of Catonsville, has just programmed an infrared laser...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Baltimore County officials, former Negro League Baseball players and fans enjoyed "opening day" a few days early Thursday as the county formally unveiled the Hubert V. Simmons Museum of Negro Leagues Baseball in the Owings Mills branch of the Baltimore...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:50 PM
As striking service workers rallied Wednesday on Orleans Street in front of John Hopkins Hospital, a hospital official said that the East Baltimore medical institution can't raise wages too much without eliminating other jobs.
"A key concern is making...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 7:45 AM
For Maribel Mendez, who came to the U.S. from Mexico 20 years ago, communicating with English speakers has been a challenge.
Mendez and her husband, Alejandro, lived in a Hispanic community in Chicago where they were able to communicate with others in...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Donna Schramek is looking forward to retirement on the Eastern Shore. She loves the smell of the ocean, walking on the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.
That's why the 64-year-old Brooklyn Park administrative coordinator at Medstar Health...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Lynne Douglas stood frozen some 100 yards shy of the finish line at the Boston Marathon when the second bomb exploded, bringing last year's race to an abrupt and chaotic end.
Today, the Columbia woman will run to overcome that moment.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Handling stress, peer pressure, drinking and other issues that face college students were the topics for a group of panelists at the Arbutus Library on Thursday, April 10.
The evening seminar designed for college-bound students and their families, was...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:36 PM
A prospective student at the Community College of Baltimore County sued school officials in federal court this week, contending that he was denied admission to an academic program based on an expression of his religious beliefs.
Brandon Jenkins, who is...