| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:52 AM
"I gave 'em a sword and they stuck it in and they twisted it with relish, and I guess if I had been in their position, I would have done the same thing."
This great quote from the interviews that Richard Nixon gave to David Frost in 1977 summarizes...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:05 AM
DMS Development will bring its plans for 101 York, a 571-bed Towson University student housing project, to a wide audience at a planned unit development (PUD) public meeting Wednesday, yet a few weeks after the plans were submitted to Councilman David...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 12:42 PM
In the wake of a series of street robberies in Towson, Baltimore County Police have adjusted patrols and shifted resources toward downtown and the area around Towson University for the evening hours, a county police spokeswoman said Friday.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:07 AM
A contentious month of dialogue and a host of varying opinions from Towson's stakeholder groups has led Councilman David Marks to take a "timeout" on the planned 101 York student housing development, Marks announced Thursday.
"This project will advance ...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Philip L. Marcus, a former engineer and teacher who became a lawyer and social activist, died Nov. 4 of bladder cancer at his home in Beaverton, Ore. The former Columbia resident was 71.
The son of Carl Marcus, an accountant, and Ida Marcus, a...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:21 AM
Seeing footage of CBS newsman Walter Cronkite, his voice catching as he announces Preisdent John F. Kennedy's death, sends a chill through Diane Scharper, a poet and author who teaches writing at Towson University.
"Even now, it brings tears to your...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Baltimore County Police have identified and plan to charge suspects in the Nov. 3 stabbing of a Towson University student, the department announced Monday.
According to a statement posted on the county police department’s website, the men have not...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Todd Butler was 10 years old when he got his older brother's trumpet out and decided to give it a try.
By the time he was a teenager, Butler knew he was going to make a career with that instrument.
Thirty-five years later, the Eldersburg resident...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Skateboarding enthusiast Stephanie Murdock was 21 when she placed an ad in the Baltimore City Paper in 2004, looking for help in bringing a skate park to Hampden.
"This is going to be easy," she thought.
Nine years of hard work later, Murdock, now...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:57 PM
Report: Navy's Ferguson retires after concussions
Navy safety Chris Ferguson has retired after suffering multiple concussions, The (Annapolis) Capital reported. "Chris met with the doctors and talked with his family, and that's the decision...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:15 AM
"Roulette," a psycho-thriller by Maryland native Erik Kristopher Myers, will be sure to leave you feeling tense and on-edge.
Myers' film is no fantasy world. He takes real life situations and throws them at his audience – raw and uncensored...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:25 PM
The only time Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil has stepped foot inside M&T Bank Stadium was before his senior year at Towson High School. A former running back who once emulated San Diego Chargers star LaDainian Tomlinson, Cudjoe-Virgil was then a linebacker who...