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  • Engagement: Jessie Willard to wed Steve Na

    Mark and Mary Willard, of Bel Air, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessie Marie, to Steve Na, son of Kap and Mimi Na, of McLean, Va. Willard is a 2002 graduate of C. Milton Wright High School and a 2006 graduate of Towson University with a...
  • Maryland giving iPads to all of its athletes

    Maryland giving iPads to all of its athletes
    Every Maryland athlete is being given an iPad. The school says the iPads are to be used to aid the students in their educational missions. The iPads’ distribution provoked curiosity and concern among non-athletes – particularly the backers...
  • Commentary: Reflecting on the Perry Hall High shooting

    I typically try not to write about controversial or possibly upsetting topics in these columns simply because I feel like I do that enough in the other stories I write. This time, however, what's been on my mind lately and what I actually want to talk...
  • Police investigated cannibalism suspect in machete report

    Police investigated cannibalism suspect in machete report
    Three weeks before Alexander Kinyua was charged with dismembering a family friend and eating some of the body parts, police at Morgan State University investigated a report that the suspect had a machete in his dorm room, school officials confirmed...
  • Md. cannibalism case raises questions about troubled students

    Md. cannibalism case raises questions about troubled students
    Janelle Stewart said she was alarmed as she listened to the words about human sacrifice tumbling from the mouth of fellow Morgan State student Alexander Kinyua at a widely attended campus forum about hazing. But the January outburst wouldn't be the...
  • Big decision looms, but Gilman's Jennings focused on season

    Big decision looms, but Gilman's Jennings focused on season
    When Darius Jennings took the field for Gilman's football opener a week ago, he wasn't thinking about being one of the nation's top recruits or about settling on a college program. He tuned that out to focus on the game -- and it showed right away. He...
  • Centennial High School alum takes fundraising bike trip across United States

    Centennial High School alum takes fundraising bike trip across United States
    Calling recent Virginia Tech graduate Chris Wachtman a man on the move is an understatement considering he uses a bicycle as his primary form of transportation. "Movement has always been important to me. I have been riding bikes for as long as I can...
  • Gasper-MacBride wed at St. John's Episcopal Church

    Elena and Jonathon MacBride Mark and Diane Gaspar, of Ellicott City, announce the marriage of their daughter, Elena Jane Gaspar, to Jonathon Kaine MacBride, son of R.J. and Paulette MacBride, of Chesapeake, Va., on May 28, 2011. The bride is a 2007...
  • Campus security: There's an app for that

    Campus security: There's an app for that
    With a tap on his smartphone, University of Maryland student Shiv Krishnamoorthy can instantly alert police as he walks through the dimly lit corners of the College Park campus — and share with them his precise location, plus live video and audio....
  • Varsity Q&A: Donovan Riley, Poly, football

    Varsity Q&A: Donovan Riley, Poly, football
    A second-team All-Metro defensive back last season, Donovan Riley is one of the main reasons Poly's No. 10 football team has allowed only six points during its 3-0 start. The 6-foot, 192-pound cornerback shuts down receivers. He has five tackles, an...
  • Blessings at our schools

    Blessings at our schools
    Editor: On Aug. 20, 2011 at 11 a.m., several members of Ames UMC met at the church to join Pastor Thomas J. Blake for "Back to School Prayer" at several Harford County Schools. It was the vision of Rev. Alicia Blake (the late wife of Rev. Blake), thus...
  • Howard County Briefs

    50+EXPO Annual event, geared toward adults 50 and older, younger adults with disabilities, their caregivers and family members, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at Wilde Lake High School, 5460 Trumpeter Road in Columbia. The 50+...