| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:47 PM
Deedra Suchting, of Parkton, was recently presented Hereford High School's highest agricultural honor, the Dekalb Agricultural Accomplishment Award, sponsored by Monsanto Co. Suchting received the award for excellence in academics, leadership and...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 12:58 PM
The summer may present a break from action for area high school and college teams. But their athletes and coaches haven't struggled to find ways to spend their time.
We've asked local high school and college players and coaches about their plans, and...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 11:06 AM
Kimberly “Kim” Salmeri’s story is one of challenges, strength and true inspiration. Born with two lipomas wrapped around her spinal cord, Kim had the first of many surgeries on her spine to restore her mobility when she was only 10 weeks...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 11:26 AM
Most people have heard of carpal tunnel syndrome, and likely even know someone who suffers from it. Cubital tunnel syndrome is less common but also can cause debilitating symptoms, such as numbness in the ring and little fingers and wasting of muscle in...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 9:20 AM
In the bright sunlight of a late November Saturday, Maryland Institute College of Art sophomore Colleen Collins was keeping company with a 12-foot-tall lion.
The 2009 River Hill High School graduate is a painter. Her latest — and certainly her...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:08 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Breezy Tree Court, unit block, between 8 p....
| Jul 13, 2011
Following his July 8 meeting with representatives from the Y of Central Maryland, 1st District Councilman Tom Quirk said he is undecided about supporting a proposal to build a 60,000-square-foot medical building on the Y's South Rolling Road campus....
| Dec 17, 2011
| 1:06 PM
For as long as Thomas Mech can remember, the Saturday after Thanksgiving was reserved for hunting. As a boy growing up in Dundalk, Mech recalled how his father and some of his neighbors would drive down to the Eastern Shore and up to Cumberland or...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 5:46 AM
Last year Baltimore got to know a new movement pushing for the humane treatment of animals. Called "Show Your Soft Side," the campaign featured well-known, tough role models cuddling the pets they love and saying, "Only a punk would hurt a dog or cat."...
| May 30, 2011
| 4:38 PM
As the population of Howard County has grown, so have the health care resources available to residents.
Over the past decade, Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest health maintenance organization, opened a 17,500-square-foot center in Columbia...
| Jun 15, 2011
Plaxico Burress took the first steps to resuming his NFL career last week simply by stepping out of prison for the first time in nearly two years.
More than 30 months removed from his last reception, Burress is looking to pick up where he left off. In...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 7:04 AM
When Barbara Laricos' niece and nephew-in-law escaped from a house fire in the middle of the night with their three dogs and little else, the Ellicott City resident knew the young couple would have trouble shaking off the tragedy that might have been.