| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
On Jan. 12, Robert Ethan Saylor, a 26-year-old man with Down syndrome, died at the Regal Westview movie theater in Frederick. I did not know Mr. Saylor or his family, but I can't get his tragic death off my mind.
Mr. Saylor liked the movie he saw, "Zero...
| Nov 26, 2012
There's a story behind every tree and wreath at the annual Kennedy Krieger Festival of Trees, running this week at the State Fairgrounds in Timonium, and some of those stories are simply born out of holiday spirit and a desire to help children and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Growing up in Beechfield during the 1930s, James K. Lightner had an interest in photography and history.
That interest led the 11-year-old Lightner and his parents to join the crowds that invaded Gettysburg during the first few days of July 1938.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The Boston Cannons of Major League Lacrosse announced that assistant coach John Tucker (Johns Hopkins) will take over head coaching duties from Steve Duffy for the remaining eight games of the season.
Tucker is a former Chesapeake Bayhawks and Baltimore...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2013
Loyola University of Maryland Sellinger School of Business and Management graduate Matthew Marzicola, formerly of Bel Air, and now living in Frederick, didn't plan to achieve a 4.0 grade point average, the highest in his class of more than 800 people,...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Deirdre Diane "Dee" Huddles, a master gardener who was co-founder of a gardening services company, was killed Wednesday in an automobile accident near Butler.
The Glyndon resident was 69.
Baltimore County police reported that Ms. Huddles was driving...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Campus crime statistics reported to the federal government show there were 15 burglaries at Morgan State University in 2010. But a review of the university's daily crime log found twice as many.
When reporting campus crime to the U.S. Department of...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Cornell announced Thursday that Loyola University graduate Paul Richards has been promoted to men's lacrosse assistant coach and former Georgetown associate head coach Matt Kerwick will join the staff, also as an assistant coach.
Richards, who joined the...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Bigger was the word for the annual Harford Memorial Hospital Celebration Run 5K Saturday: bigger field of runners, bigger victory margin in the men's race, and a bigger navigation error in the women's race.
Coinciding with the centennial celebration of...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Baltimore resident Amy Klosterman was a piano teacher at the Baltimore School for the Arts for 15 years, but her involvement with a youth band in Uganda started with a journey unrelated to music.
In the summer of 2007, she traveled to Uganda to do...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Rodgers Forge Elementary School Principal Missy Fanshaw has seen her fair share of triumph this summer.
Her son, Patrick, is a junior attackman on Loyola University's national champion lacrosse team. Andrew, her middle son, helped Calvert Hall to an MIAA...