| Dec 22, 2012
For the last dozen years, Vince Talbert has focused on one thing: Bill Me Later.
The 45-year-old Baltimore native co-founded the online payment company with three partners in 2000. The company helps Internet shoppers buy stuff online without a credit...
| Jun 28, 2012
When it comes to academics, only the best will do for Perry Hall rising senior Vince Ciattei.
He's always been an A student, and when he began visiting colleges, it was only natural for him to gravitate toward some of the biggest names in the region,...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:58 AM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The president of the University of Virginia was reinstated on Tuesday by the school's board, whose surprise decision to force her out two weeks ago set off a wave of protests by faculty and students.
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:30 AM
As a former member of Morgan State University's board of regents from 1993 to 2011, I served on the search committee that recommended hiring David Wilson as president. I am appalled and disappointed by my former board colleagues' decision not to renew his...
| Jul 2, 2012
The messy situation at the University of Virginia, which recently saw its president forced to resign by the school's governing board, only to be reinstated two weeks later after faculty and student protests, highlighted problems of institutional reform...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 3:00 AM
"What's the second paragraph?"
That is my boilerplate response when someone suggests a column idea to me. "Yeah. Right. But where do I go from there?" Not every topic is worth 700 words.
So, today I will offer a few words on recent headlines in the...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Frank Simms Dudley Jr., an Eastern Shore real estate broker and property appraiser, died of complications after surgery March 3 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The former Baltimore resident was 93.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Frank...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 4:04 PM
The Howard Community College men's basketball team, under second-year coach Mike Smelkinson, represented itself well at the National Junior Athletic Association Division II tournament at the Danville Area Community College in Illinois
| Feb 22, 2013
| 2:56 PM
A New Orleans educator has been named the new head of the St. Paul's School for Girls in Brooklandville.
Penny Bach Evins, who currently heads the lower division of Isidore Newman School, will take on her new post in July, SPSG's board of trustees...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Orlando Ridout V, a historian of early Maryland buildings who explored crawl spaces and attics for their social and architectural details, died of pancreatic cancer complications April 6 at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The lifelong Annapolis resident...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Cancer is always personal. It’s a disease that touches everyone. Sooner or later, it’s guaranteed that you will either know someone who has cancer, has fought it or has lost to it.
At this year’s Headers for Hope, a women’s...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Soroptimist International of Arbutus is teaming up with the Wilkens Police and Community Relations Organization to give high school seniors in the area a lesson in preparing for college.
But the topic is not a traditional or academic one.