| Jul 11, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The demise of a large triple-trunk poplar in her backyard 18 years ago created the opportunity for Diana Curran to build her water garden retreat.
"It was my husband's idea," says Curran, a dance teacher at Bryn Mawr School. "He said, 'Why don't we get a...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Harford County elementary school students beat the state average in all six levels of Maryland Scholastic Assessment testing in the 2012 school year.
More local schools averaged 95 percent or above advanced or proficient in third, fourth and fifth...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 12:09 PM
For people-watching, there is no better spot than Joe Caliguro's Columbia townhouse. He and his wife can walk out to the porch and find a stream of people walking by on the path below.
Caliguro, a retired television producer, owns one of about 130 houses...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Two people died as a result of a diving accident at Aberdeen Proving Ground on Tuesday afternoon, the Army confirmed.
The deaths were said to be two Navy divers who were working in the installation's Underwater Explosion Test Facility, also known as...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Two Navy divers died in the Super Pond at Aberdeen Proving Ground on Tuesday, less than a month after the death of another diver at the same location.
Officials at the Army base in Harford County released few details late Tuesday about the incident,...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:24 PM
The U.S. Navy on Wednesday identified two sailors who died at Aberdeen Proving Ground's "Super Pond" less than a month after another death at the installation that is still under investigation.
The sailors are Navy Diver 1st Class James Reyher, 28, of...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Shaped like a teardrop and carved out of the eastern bank of the Bush River, the UNDEX Test Facility at Aberdeen Proving Ground has earned the nickname "Super Pond" for its unusual properties.
Viewed from above, the man-made pond looks much darker...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Aberdeen Proving Ground's "Super Pond" has been closed indefinitely while investigations continue into the deaths of three divers in the underwater explosion test facility in the past month, the Army announced Friday.
Col. Gordon A. Graham, commander of...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:00 AM
With several American League East opponents on the spring schedule, Orioles manager Buck Showalter has chosen to pitch some of his starters in minor league games at Twin Lakes Park.
Left-hander Wei-Yin Chen got his work in during a Class-A game Monday....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Picture a house magnificently perched on a hill in Cockeysville with windows overlooking a garden oasis in the foreground and, beyond, a rippling one-acre lake. There is not another house as far as the eye can see from the top of a stone staircase leading...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 12:35 PM
The Columbia Association announced Monday that the dredging of Lake Elkhorn has been completed, according to Dennis Mattey, CA director of construction.
Dredging of the 37-acre lake began in July 2012, according to a news release, and was the last of...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:17 PM
U.S. Army officials at Aberdeen Proving Ground are continuing to investigate the death of a person whose body was recovered from an large ordnance testing pond at the Harford County military installation.
Rescue workers with the APG Fire Department,...