| Nov 15, 2011
| 12:01 PM
Edward Standish "Brad" Bradford Jr., a career educator who had been headmaster of Boys' Latin School during the early 1980s, died Thursday from complications after surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
He was 83.
The son of a businessman and a...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 9:36 AM
Lemony Snicket has been on the shelf (figuratively speaking) for too long, as author Daniel Handler took a break from the wildly popular, 13-book A Series of Unfortunate Events series. So it's good news to hear that Snicket -- and Handler (a fellow alum...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 3:01 PM
Gwen Pitcairn drove slowly through the cemetery in Tequesta, the small Florida village where she raised her three children. She stopped in front of her son Stephen's grave.
More than a year after his death, it still was marked by a makeshift memorial,...
| Sep 6, 2011
James Dowling "Jay" Cherry Jr., a former associate professor and chairman of the department of speech at the old Mount St. Agnes College who also gave one-man performances of historic Unitarians, died Aug. 24 of congestive heart failure at Timothy House...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 7:54 AM
Candace M. Pfefferkorn and Michel E. de Messieres
Joan and Louis Pfefferkorn Jr., of West Friendship, announce the marriage of their daughter, Candace Marie Pfefferkorn, to Michel Escande de Messières, son of Susan and the late Olivier de Messières, of...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 7:46 PM
Frederick W. Glassberg, a one-time Rouse Co. executive who became a prominent real estate and community developer in Howard County, died Sept. 15 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 77.
A native of...
| Jul 20, 2012
Being a losing presidential candidate is like what Mr. Dooley said about vice presidents: "It isn't a crime exactly. You can't be sint to jail f'r it, but it's kind iv a disgrace. It's like writin' anonymous letters."
So it has been, unfairly, for former...
| Nov 6, 2009
Cathy Nolan earned a white blazer as a three-sport athlete at Roland Park in 1976. She still has the blazer, but she said in a phone interview this week that she took away much more than the jacket when she graduated.
Nolan has been principal - a "pretty...
| May 16, 2004
Jack Greenberg was 27 years old when he helped argue the Brown vs. Board of Education cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. He succeeded Thurgood Marshall as head of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, where he worked for more than 30 years. He is a professor of...
| Apr 19, 1998
| 12:57 PM
Wholesome little Appleton, Wis., slips past the passenger window without arousing any visible interest in tonight's guest lecturer. A shop selling sewing machines. A Christian bookstore. The Martin School of Hair Design. Not very promising.
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Duncaster Retirement Community will present a public workshop on the women's suffrage movement and what it means in today's environment. The program will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 7:30 p.m. It is free to the public with preregistration.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:58 PM
At 19, Lauren Bacall was living every red-blooded American woman's dream: Humphrey Bogart was standing inches from her, waiting for her to speak.
They were shooting a crucial scene in director Howard Hawks' 1944 wartime drama "To Have and Have Not," but...