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Dominican Republic

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  • Orioles sweat through 6-1 loss to Angels

    Orioles sweat through 6-1 loss to Angels
    On a night that was punctuated by sweltering heat and a scorching opposing pitcher, the Orioles lost not only a game but also one of their sluggers for the rest of the season. Los Angeles Angels right-hander Ervin Santana took a no-hitter into the sixth,...
  • Man sentenced to 20 years for importing heroin aboard cruise ship

    Man sentenced to 20 years for importing heroin aboard cruise ship
    The ringleader of a heroin ring that imported drugs into Baltimore aboard the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Enchantment of the Seas has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, according to federal prosecutors. Loxly Johnson, 49, of Norfolk, Va., was the...
  • Elkridge: Episcopal church members ready to 'Walk Across the Diocese'

    Elkridge resident Rita Chelton, would like to invite you on a virtual walk across Maryland! Members of Grace Episcopal Church in Elkridge have strapped on pedometers and started counting their steps as of Sunday, June 3rd as part of the Episcopal...
  • CASA volunteers lend watchful eyes and open hearts to foster children

    Abused and neglected children often wind up in foster care, and while they're given love and comfort by their foster families, they also often need someone to watch over facets of their lives. In a swearing-in ceremony at Towson's Historic Courthouse...
  • Elkridge: Community invited to run and walk with Harwood Park Methodists

    Summer time means lots of extra activity, plenty of places to go, things to do and events to support, and Elkridge is no exception. Harwood Park Community United Methodist Church is hosting its second annual 5k Run/1k Walk on Saturday, June 23, at the...
  • Cruise ships, airlines make way for Hurricane Irene

    Cruise ships, airlines make way for Hurricane Irene
    If you had Caribbean dreams in your travel plans for this week, they’re fading rapidly into reality with the arrival of Hurricane Irene, a powerful storm that has targeted Puerto RIco, the Dominican Republic, the Bahamas and potentially the entire...
  • For Pitcairn's family, a journey from happiness to grief

    For Pitcairn's family, a journey from happiness to grief
    Gwen Pitcairn drove slowly through the cemetery in Tequesta, the small Florida village where she raised her three children. She stopped in front of her son Stephen's grave. More than a year after his death, it still was marked by a makeshift memorial,...
  • Hurricane Irene: an almighty wind?

    Hurricane Irene: an almighty wind?
    Michele Bachmann says that the earthquake and hurricane that have recently hit the East Coast of the United States were sent as some sort of divine warning message to politicians in Washington to curb government spending. I must respectfully disagree. I...
  • Bits & Pieces: Fulton ice dancer and partner earn silver medal at Junior Grand Prix in Australia

    Bits & Pieces: Fulton ice dancer and partner earn silver medal at Junior Grand Prix in Australia
    The United States' ice dancing team of Laura Bonacorsi, of St. Louis, Mo., and Travis Mager, of Fulton, took home the silver medal at the International Skating Union Junior Grand Prix (JGP) of Figure Skating Series event last week in Brisbane, Australia....
  • Mission Improbable: Dayton woman sets off on mission trip around the world

    Mission Improbable: Dayton woman sets off on mission trip around the world
    It took some effort, but Katherine Davis was able to pare down her possessions for the coming year so they fit in one backpack. The 2004 Glenelg High School graduate sold most of her furniture and clothes. She gave her television and Prius to her...
  • Pfefferkorn-de Messieres wed

    Candace M. Pfefferkorn and Michel E. de Messieres Joan and Louis Pfefferkorn Jr., of West Friendship, announce the marriage of their daughter, Candace Marie Pfefferkorn, to Michel Escande de Messières, son of Susan and the late Olivier de Messières, of...
  • Carroll County relief agency is conduit for survival in Dominican Republic

    Carroll County relief agency is conduit for survival in Dominican Republic
    The Least of These Ministries, a faith-based, nondenominational relief organization founded by Manchester resident Steve Hull and his wife, shipped 200,000 meal packages to undernourished Haitian sugar cane workers this week. On the morning of Oct. 10,...