| Feb 28, 2014
As we say goodbye to February, let's say goodbye to winter as well. The mild temperatures last week were a welcome tease, reminding us of snowless days to come.
Much sympathy is extended to the families and friends of Floyd Allred of Colora, who passed...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 8:51 AM
After three seasons as an assistant wrestling coach at Wyoming Seminary, a powerhouse program in Kingston, Pa., Andrew Lacroix became a head coach for the first time when he took over at St. Vincent Pallotti High before the 2012-13 season.
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Monsignor Edward Michael Miller, the longtime pastor of St. Bernardine's Roman Catholic Church who was recalled as the "shepherd" of West Baltimore, died Sunday as he prepared to say Mass. He was 68.
Monsignor Miller was found by parish members when he...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:00 AM
A Lutherville couple with a seemingly endless supply of fake blood and a relentless desire to spill it will host another edition of their Timonium Scaregrounds event this year.
On Saturday, Oct. 19, Steve Bauer and his wife, Marianne Wittlesberger...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Catholic schools in Baltimore propelled George W. McManus Jr. from poverty to success as a lawyer, he says, providing him a solid education. And years later, when the legal tables turned and he needed defense, priests and school officials were there as...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Below is a basic approximation of how students would be moved out of each school under each hypothetical scenario. Look under school heading to find out if and how school boundaries in your community could be affected. No scenario has been decided upon as...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Wearing a tie and a name tag that said "alumni," Brooks Brawner, 14, stood smiling in the gymnasium of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School in Hampden on Nov. 8, giving tours at an open house for prospective parents.
The Hampden teen, now a freshman at...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:20 AM
When Our Lady of the Angels Chapel was built and dedicated in the early 20th century, it was surrounded by the rolling hills and open countryside of a farm that served as a retreat for the members of the Catholic order of the Sulpician Fathers.
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:51 PM
This is the weekend for yard sales! While I was on my way to Kilby Cream for an ice cream cone last week, I noticed several signs for yard sales scheduled for Saturday, including the annual event at Colony Acres (their rain date is Sunday), Harmony...
| Oct 2, 2013
Students and staff at Saint Margaret School in Bel Air have spent the past week celebrating the Catholic school's recognition as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, with blue decorations on campus, treats such as blueberry muffins and wearing...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 10:03 AM
It has been nearly three years since my predecessor, Cardinal Edwin O'Brien, and the Blue Ribbon Committee on Catholic Schools released the Strategic Plan for Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Since that time, enrollment declines have been...
| May 30, 2013
| 7:10 PM
The Rev. Dr. Harold A. Carter Sr., senior pastor of the New Shiloh Baptist Church, whose legendary preaching spanned generations and brought him an audience beyond his congregation of 5,000 members, died of cancer Thursday. He was 76.
In 47 years of...