| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Hubert V. Simmons was a gentle man who threw a nasty knuckleball in Negro Leagues baseball, and for years he dreamed of establishing a museum that could tell a story about the national pastime before it was really national, when black players were...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Karen P. Vojtko, who was nurse manager of the cardiac-care and progressive-care units at the University of Maryland Medical Center, where her career spanned more than three decades, died Wednesday of cancer at her Abingdon home. She was 56.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:50 AM
More than 60 students, faculty and community members gathered in the barn theater at the Catonsville campus of Community College of Baltimore County on Monday to celebrate Veterans Day.
At the ceremony, it was clear why the college was recently named...
| Nov 6, 2013
If there is one thing you can count on after Tuesday night, it's that the 2013 MPSSAA Boys Soccer State Semifinals will not lack for representation by Harford County teams.
Over the course of afternoon and evening, Fallston, C. Milton Wright and Havre...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Thomas M. Bailey Sr., a retired Baltimore Fire Department captain and fire academy instructor who was a decorated World War II veteran, died of cancer Saturday at Brightview Avondell independent living in Bel Air. The former Cedarcroft resident was 96....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Baltimore County Police said a female college student awoke early Sunday morning to find an unknown man in her bedroom touching her leg.
According to police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathy Batton, a call came into police around 5:15 a.m. Sunday from a resident...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:40 AM
For Catonsville Children's Theatre founder and executive director, Nick Gough, and his wife, Barbara, enabling children to act is the goal, not memorizing lines or rote repetition of a script.
Nick said the young actors are considered "partners" and...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Kenneth G. Yeager, a retired Catonsville educator and counselor who had been principal of Catonsville Evening High School and Catonsville Adult Center, died Sunday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia.
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:30 AM
As the federal health reform known as Obamacare takes hold, many community colleges in Maryland and across the country are capping the hours of adjunct faculty — who make up the bulk of their teaching force — to avoid paying for the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Petro Kosmides, a retired quality-control engineer who also taught at the Community College of Baltimore County, died Friday of complications from a brain tumor at his home in the Chapelgate section of Timonium. He was 83.
Born in Baltimore, he was known...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:10 PM
At the Westside Emergency Men's Shelter Wednesday evening, men gathered around a 3-foot by 3-foot canvas and — using acrylic paint in vivid colors — painted something that represented themselves.
The first image on the canvas was by 18-year-...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Dean R. Wagner, a retired mathematics teacher who spent his retirement researching Baltimore residential communities, died of cancer Sept. 11 at his Original Northwood home. He was 77.
He was born in Piqua, Ohio, and attended high school there. His...