| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Kathrin Simmons, one of 338 of the newest graduates of North Harford High School, smiled broadly as she posed for pictures with her family.
"I'm excited, but I'm also kind of nervous about starting something new and just breaking a routine that I've...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:21 AM
They've been married just over two years, but Andy and Seanne Herbick have already exchanged vows three times, most recently Sunday morning at their alma mater, Loyola University Maryland, with about 160 other steadfast lovebirds.
Standing in the same...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 11:59 AM
James Gabriel Thompson, a retired savings and loan association president, died of cerebral vascular disease Jan. 29 at Oak Crest Village. The former Guilford resident was 84.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Gwynn Oak, he was the son of Stephen Thompson,...
| Feb 15, 2013
The Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Blood Services Region of the American Red Cross is requesting blood donations. Eligible donors can call 800-GIVE-LIFE to schedule an appointment. Platelet donors should call 800-272-2123.
| Dec 30, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Czechoslovakia had its share of heroes during the 40-plus years the Eastern European nation endured Soviet domination — most notably the reformers crushed during the infamous Prague Spring of 1968 and the protesters whose nonviolent Velvet...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 6:49 AM
For the past three years, the Columbia Center for the Theatrical Arts has offered programs for special needs youth in Howard County, and now with grants from Columbia Bank and CVS/Caremark, providing theatrical outlets for those youth is a little easier....
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:15 AM
At the close of 2012, the Reisterstown-Owings Mills-Glyndon Chamber of Commerce announced its plans to reorganize and restructure in an effort to "seek new directions and revitalize the organization." As such, the executive committee plans to take a...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 5:05 AM
El Capitan is an intimidating granite formation in California's Yosemite National Park, popular with climbers because its 7,573-foot vertical face presents such a challenge.
Pete Davis has done the four-night, five-day ascent twice, which is an...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:10 PM
The last time I wrote about Brian Drnec, he was playing in a wheelchair softball game in Pittsburgh as part of the 2006 Major League Baseball All-Star Game festivities.
Brian, a three-sport standout, who was paralyzed in an automobile accident during...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:40 AM
It's been a demanding week for Myles, and he's absolutely loving it.
In his second year as coach, his No. 2 Panthers are undefeated at 8-0 and this week in particular has shown what the team is made of. On Monday, the Panthers outdid Aquille Carr-...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Daniel M. McGuiness, a retired associate professor of writing at Loyola University Maryland who influenced a younger generation of editors and writers, died Nov. 18of Parkinson's disease. He was 69.
"Dan was a born teacher because his way of teaching...