| Jun 9, 2013
| 3:46 PM
When Tasha Wilkie helped out in the math department as an undergrad at Coppin State University, she dealt with some students who came in without basic skills. They didn't know their multiplication tables or how to work with fractions.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 11:16 AM
KING'S COLLEGE: King's College held its 64th commencement exercises on May 19, when Madeline Schiminger, Forest Hill, received a bachelor of science in medical studies.
BRYANT UNIVERSITY: Bryant University held its 150th commencement on Saturday, May 18....
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County awarded some $134,000 to eight county organizations this month through its Ladders to Success grant program.
Jan Hoffberger, program director for the foundation, said every day the organization "sees...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:47 AM
When Howard County General Hospital opened 40 years ago, even the emergency room workers had time on their hands.
"Some older Howard County residents didn't want to come there," said Bob Simonsen, a physician assistant who has worked in the hospital...
| May 26, 2013
| 7:08 AM
The State Board of Education granted Anne Arundel County Public Schools' request last week to waive the 180-day school calendar requirement for Southern Middle School, allowing classes to end on Thursday, June 13. School officials said the early closing...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Preparing dinner for a family of four is no longer a simple decision for many these days, as what's on sale and the time available to prepare a meal are often among the determining factors for what goes on the table.
When the number of people taking...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Two decades ago, a long-term patient at Greater Baltimore Medical Center was astonished at the quality of care he was getting. His principal nurse wasn't just cheerful and knowledgeable. She also seemed to be taking care of him day and night.
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Legislation to legalize medical marijuana passed the House of Delegates Monday, sending the measure to the Senate.
The bill would allow marijuana to be distributed through academic research centers by doctors and nurses. Similar measures have failed...
| Jan 12, 2013
When Vincent Lancisi was 6 years old, his father sat the boy on his lap for a serious conversation.
"Don't ever go into the music business, Vinny," Ben Lancisi told his youngest son. "You'll never make any money in the entertainment industry. And it's...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Two years ago, on a chilly winter morning, construction crews at Howard Community College broke ground on a new building.
On Monday morning, local elected and college officials cut the ribbon on the new Health Sciences Building, signaling the...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Members of the Feldmann family, whose roots in Towson extend back 71 years to one of the first houses on Hopkins Road in Rodgers Forge, returned to Towson on Sunday, Jan. 13, to celebrate the birthday of the family's matriarch.
Mary Esther "Essie"...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 12:29 PM
As the Nurse Coordinator and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Coordinator for Harford County Public Schools, I want to thank and commend the team who responded to our emergency at C. Milton Wright High School. Members of the community,...