| Jan 9, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Annual Sing for King concert features local soloists
The city of Laurel and the Laurel Clergy Association will present the fifth annual Sing for King celebration on Sunday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 15000 First Baptist Lane (off Cherry...
| Jan 12, 2012
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday for Bruce Delbert Royster Sr., a certified public accountant who was the city's first homicide victim of 2012, at City Temple Baptist Church, 317 Dolphin St.
Mr. Royster, who had been shot several times, was...
| Oct 21, 2011
Edward Zarius Watson Jr., a retired Baltimore schools administrator and founder of a Little League program, died of pneumonia Saturday at Union Memorial Hospital. The Northwood area resident was 94.
Born in Earleigh Heights in Anne Arundel County, he was...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Baltimore Police today sent out the above flier, hoping to generate tips in the killing of 62-year-old Bruce Royster, the city's first homicide victim of 2012. Little has been said by police about the case, but in today's Sun, Frederick Rasmussen penned...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:17 PM
As Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake embarks on a full four-year term after Tuesday's election victory, she faces the challenge of forging a legacy in a city grappling with decades of decline and years of financial shortfalls.
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:43 PM
There are 345 college men's basketball teams at the Division I level and the National Collegiate Athletic Association allows each to have three full-time assistant coaches on staff. Laurel High graduate Antoine Gaither has been on staff at Howard...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Who knew that Baltimore had such happy feet?
Three icons of tap dance who were famous nationwide — known colloquially as Baby Laurence, Buster Brown and Hawk — were born in Charm City and first perfected the "shim sham" and "cramp roll" and...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 1:59 PM
Oscar Thomas Jobe Jr., a city public school educator who rose from being a classroom teacher to chief of staff to two Baltimore school chiefs, died Sunday of complications from Parkinson's disease at Doctors Community Hospital in Lanham.
| Jan 27, 2012
| 10:34 AM
There’s a saying that a church is not a building, it’s the people. And Jay Gamble knows where to find the people.
The pastor of LifeChange AME Church, based in Slayton House in the Columbia village of Wilde Lake, holds church services on...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:26 AM
After a hiatus of more than a year, Soulful Symphony re-emerged last month to perform for a packed house at the Hippodrome Theatre, inaugurating a concert series that continues there Friday night.
Thanks to support from the recently launched Hippodrome...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Llewellyn Washington Woolford Sr., a retired Social Security Administration attorney who was a past Howard County Human Relations Commission chairman, died of stroke complications Feb. 22 at his Columbia home. He was 81.
Born in Baltimore and raised on...
| Sep 15, 2009
| 4:22 PM
I guess Tyra Banks is hoping that the saying “Big Things Come In Small Packages” will work to her advantage this season of America’s Next Top Model. This cycle, the host and creator of the show has opened up the competition......