| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Just a year after earning her master's degree, Britt Burr is creating a groundbreaking program at The Arc Carroll County for adults with autism.
The Westminster High School graduate said she is thrilled to be working her "dream job" and looks forward to...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 10:26 AM
Kansas State University’s Collin Klein has been named recipient of t he 2012 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award. The award is presented annually to a top college football quarterback who best combines on-the-field and academic achievement. ...
| Sep 14, 2012
Sunday, Sept. 16
Plant sale Adkins Arboretum's annual Fall Native Plant Sale takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Native Plant Nursery, 12610 Eveland Road in Ridgely. The sale benefits the Arboretum's education programs. Information: 410-634-2847 or...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:55 PM
The conventional wisdom is that allowances make children responsible money managers as they learn to budget so they don't run out of cash.
But Lewis Mandell, professor emeritus of finance and former dean of business at the State University of New York in...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:36 PM
Dinah K. Faber, a writer, photographer and historian who was known as "the Booth Lady" for her preservation work on Tudor Hall, the Harford County home of the famous Booth family, died Sunday of colon cancer at her Colby, Kan., home.
She was 62.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Lydia Maerzke of Severn recently was named to the president's list for the spring semester at Georgia Southern University.
To be eligible, a student must have at least a 4.0 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester....
| Aug 13, 2014
Charles Payne, President Barack Obama's great-uncle, worked for more than 30 years at the University of Chicago Library, where he brought an engineer's methodical approach to analyzing library systems and helping to develop library automation....
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Michael Brown posted a haunting message on Facebook last week as he prepared to enter a new phase in his life college.
"if i leave this earth today," he wrote to a friend, "atleast youll know i care about others more then i cared about my damn self."...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 7:36 AM
MANSFIELD- Chelsea Kegler was awarded a $1,500 scholarship from Farm Credit East, an agricultural lending cooperative, to apply to her higher education. Chelsea raises Jersey cattle and Hampshire sheep and was active in her high school's FFA chapter....
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I've been reading your book "Decoding Your Dog" and loving it! I'm an adult student studying psychology. It's great to read a book about animals with a psychological approach. My dog, Bailey, is a 13-year-old Maltese. His brother died last year and I'm...
| Jun 7, 2014
Robert A. Ramonda, 79, of Topeka, Kansas, formerly of Sykesville, died Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
Born Jan. 9, 1935, in Osage City, Kansas, he was the son of the late Peter and Agnes Diana Ramonda. He was the...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Here's a typical college scenario: Your daughter's dream job is to be an elementary school teacher and reading specialist. Yet she'll need to dive deep into debt to pursue her undergraduate degree, and borrow more if continuing to grad school.