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  • 25 years ago: One man killed, two injured in February snowstorm

    From The Aegis dated Feb. 26, 1987: A month after Harford County recovered from a snowfall that dropped almost 20 inches of snow, Mother Nature struck again with a 15-inch snowstorm that led to one death and at least two injuries. The heavy, wet snow...
  • Ex-Presbyterian minister loses appeal over same-sex marriages

     
    A retired Presbyterian pastor who has spent her career ministering to gays and lesbians has been censured by her denomination for marrying same-sex couples during the brief window when such unions were legal in California. The Rev. Jane Adams Spahr......
  • Movie Review: ‘Restless’

     
    Gus Van Sant's “Restless” is predicated on an old movie truism — the quirkiest romances begin at funerals. That's where Enoch (Henry Hopper) meets Annabell (Mia Wasikowska). He's a morbidly curious funeral-crashing teenager who lives...
  • Presbyterian Church rules that retired minister violated ordination vows when she married same-sex couples

     
    A Presbyterian church court in Napa ruled Friday that a retired minister violated the faith’s constitution and her ordination vows by marrying more than a dozen same-sex couples when gay marriage was legal in California. But the panel voted unanimously....
  • Candidates for 4-year term tout experience, cite challenges for Valley View

     
    Eight candidates are running for three, four-year terms on the Valley View School District 365U. The district serves Bolingbrook, Romeoville and parts of Plainfield, Lockport, …...
  • 12 Failing NYC Public Schools Slated To Close

    12 Failing NYC Public Schools Slated To Close
    A dozen city public schools are on the chopping block. They are scheduled to close because the Department of Education says they are failing students. Among the schools slated for closing: the alleged credit fudging "F" rated Jane Adams High school in...
  • Review: 'In a Dream'

    Review: 'In a Dream'
    Documentaries often start out as one thing but, through recalibration or serendipity, move in directions their filmmakers never planned. This can net staggering results or, as in the case of "In a Dream," Jeremiah Zagar's moody portrait of his eccentric,...
  • FULL LIST: 67th Annual Golden Globe Award Nominees

    FULL LIST:  67th Annual Golden Globe Award Nominees
    BEVERLY HILLS -- Nominees for the 67th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Tuesday in Beverly Hills, Calif.: MOTION PICTURES -Picture, Drama: "Avatar," "The Hurt Locker," "Inglorious Basterds," "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire," "Up in...
  • Movie review: Lifelines -- 3 out of 5 stars

    Movie review: Lifelines -- 3 out of 5 stars
    Nancy and Ira are stressed, a couple of working parents caught in the crossfire that is life with their kids. The children, ranging in age from 12 to 18, ignore them, call them names and generally make every minute of home life another minute in hell....
  • 'Hung' review

    'Hung' review
    Clearly the Obama administration needs to address the issue of teacher salaries and fast. On AMC's " Breaking Bad," Bryan Cranston is playing a science teacher making meth, and now we have Thomas Jane as Ray Drecker, a high school basketball coach...
  • 'Men in Trees' Co-Star Moves to 'Suburbia'

    Having braved the wilds of Alaska on "Men in Trees" the past two seasons, Cynthia Stevenson will try her hand at "Surviving Suburbia." Stevenson will star opposite Bob Saget in The CW's comedy series, which debuts in the fall. In other casting news, Jane...
  • Waiter gets canned after Twittering about 'Hung' actress Jane Adams

     
    There's a ton of stories about people losing their jobs over a careless tweet about the boss or some sloppy, drunken photos on Facebook. But have you heard the one about the waiter and Jane Adams? The actress on the TV show 'Hung' didn't respond to...