| Dec 7, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Men's Wearhouse's $1.2 billion turnabout offer for Jos. A. Bank Clothiers might have painted the smaller men's retailer into a corner.
After all, it was Jos. Bank's idea to combine the two companies with its now-withdrawn $2.3 billion offer for Men's...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Bernard J. "Bernie" Weigman Jr., who had taught at what is now Loyola University Maryland for more than 40 years and also chaired its physics and engineering department, died Saturday of prostate cancer at his Reisterstown home. He was 81.
The son of...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The Catonsville Cross Country Turkey Trot was started by former Comets cross country coach Sandra Gallagher-Mohler in 2004 and featured about as many runners as a large family gathering for Thanksgiving dinner.
Those 25 runners at the inaugural event...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:55 PM
John F. Haggerty and James J. Valdes have been reappointed to the Harford Community College Board of Trustees by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
Haggerty was first appointed to the board in 2007. He holds a bachelor's degree in science from the University of...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Alcuin H. "Al" Krebs, a retired Baltimore public schools reading resource teacher and World War II combat Marine, died Monday of Alzheimer's disease at Brightwood assisted living in Catonsville. He was 86.
The son of a lithographer and a homemaker,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:31 AM
John and Tricia Whittles, of Laurel, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Robert Christopher, to Ashley Deanna Lunemann, daughter of Jerry and Ann Marie Lunemann, of Hillsborough, N.J.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Rutgers...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Struggling men's retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is bidding to secure its future with the $2.3 billion offer it made for larger rival Men's Wearhouse.
Men's Wearhouse spurned the offer, made public Wednesday by Jos. Bank, saying it significantly...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:15 PM
The nation's Roman Catholic bishops took a step Tuesday toward aligning themselves with Pope Francis, selecting as their next president Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Ky. — a man who built a career on a foundation of personal faith and...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Robert G. Doerfler, a retired insurance salesman and veteran soccer coach who accompanied the Archbishop Curley High School soccer team to Europe, died Thursday of liver and pancreatic cancer at his Mayfield home. He was 84.
"Bob lived and enjoyed a full...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:07 AM
McDaniel College is one of three Maryland schools and the only liberal arts college in the state to be recognized by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance for its academics and affordability.
The college announced in a news release Thursday that it has...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:50 PM
A dozen or more cases of mumps have been reported among Loyola University Maryland students over the past month, prompting officials to alert the campus community to signs of the rare virus that has spread rapidly across college campuses in recent...
| Jul 1, 2013
George R. Frank, a Baltimore businessman, packaging executive and philanthropist, died Friday from congestive heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
He was 88.
"George was serious, had his principles, knew what he wanted and worked very...