| Feb 27, 2013
The top five finalists for the 2013 Harford County Teacher of the Year Award were announced by Harford County Public Schools Monday: Tara N. Buecker, Jarrettsville Elementary School physical education/health teacher; J. Laura Childs, Edgewood High...
| Mar 17, 2013
When it was introduced in 1994, the federal housing experiment Moving to Opportunity was, to some, a means to rectify poverty. To others, it was a way for cities to dump their poorest residents on the suburbs.
Many deemed it a failure, and officials...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Dennis W. Kreiner, a former Mercantile-Safe Deposit and Trust Co. senior vice president, died of complications from diabetes Monday at his home in Phoenix, Baltimore County. He was 66.
Born in Baltimore, he spent his early childhood in the Latrobe...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Dr. William R. Law, a retired Baltimore internist whose career at Bon Secours Hospital spanned more than three decades, died Feb. 20 of cancer at Stella Maris Hospice. The longtime West Towson resident was 77.
The son of an electrical engineer and a...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Change has swept through the University of Baltimore — and the surrounding neighborhood — over the past decade. Striking new academic buildings, an apartment building and the university's first dormitory have appeared among the brownstones...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Former Loyola University lacrosse player Tim McDermott has joined the Virginia men’s program as a volunteer coach, as announced by head coach Dom Starsia.
“I couldn't be more pleased to announce Tim's addition to our staff,” Starsia...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Sister Louis Mary Battle, a medical administrator who was called the vision behind the expansion of care for the elderly, dementia patients and the dying at Stella Maris in Timonium, died Friday of complications from autoimmune disease and...
| Feb 22, 2013
Caregivers and seniors
Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland has received an 18-month, $500,000 challenge grant from the Maryland Home and Community Care Foundation, and additional funding from the Howard County Department of Citizen...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 10:58 AM
As you watch Ryan Conrad zip around the lacrosse field, dodging defenders and pounding the net with an endless variety of shots, it's easy to forget his age.
Talk to him on the phone, however, and the Loyola High sophomore sounds like, well, a high...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 7:39 PM
The opening scene of the movie "Moneyball" is a grainy close-up of Johnny Damon batting for the Oakland Athletics.
Damon becomes the movie's pivotal point, a primary example of a player paid more than stats say he is worth. That surprised Loyola...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:19 PM
Like most students gathered at the Johns Hopkins University on Wednesday to share tacos and watch the first presidential debate of the general election, senior Nicholas DePaul walked into the room as a supporter of President Barack Obama.
| Oct 10, 2012
Debra Doyle, executive vice president for Erickson Living, has been named chief operating officer. She previously directed senior regional health services at Charlestown, Riderwood, Oak Crest and Greenspring. A graduate of St. Joseph Hospital School of...