| Feb 7, 2014
| 7:51 AM
This weekend, Baltimore moviegoers will get their first look at "The Monuments Men," the long-awaited film by director and actor George Clooney about the Allied effort during World War II to recover thousands of priceless artworks looted by the Nazis...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 7:09 PM
That "glamorous pirate" Lord Gillingham is working on some sort of Guinness World Record of pursuit here.
I'd be weirded out a bit if Tony wasn't more likeable. He's proper, but not insufferable. And doesn't get drunk easily like Sir John "Dimples"...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Cecilia S. Poffel, a homemaker who lived for many years in Parkville, died of cancer Thursday at Harford Memorial Hospital. The Perryville resident was 76.
Cecilia Schroeder was born in Gdynia, Poland, a fishing village, and came with her family to East...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The big foreign policy story over the weekend was the Obama administration's agreement, along with five other nations, of a sweeping arms deal with Iran that involved Iran agreeing to a freeze of its nuclear program in exchange for relief from U.S....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:23 PM
For the Douglas clan of Nottingham, the most magical time of the year doesn't start until they spend a morning oohing and ahhing their way through the aisles of the glittering winter wonderland that is the annual Christmas display and sale at Valley...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 8:32 PM
THURSDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| X Games || World of X: Baja 1000 (T) || ESPN28 ||
|| M. bask. || N.D. State@North Dakota (T) || FCS10 a.m. ||
|| S.C. Upstate@South Carolina (T) || FCS2 ||
|| N.D. State@North Dakota (T) ||...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 12:44 PM
In his recently published "1913: The Year Before The Storm," German journalist Florian Illies compiles a fascinating and exhaustively researched month-by-month compendium of the events, personalities, culture, politics, technology and fashions that shaped...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:58 PM
She is 71 years old, and she has no memory of his voice. But that was her father on the recording, and he called her his "Margaret Ann."
She was glad she was alone when she heard him speak, she said. It was just such a surprise. His voice was so clear,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:35 AM
Some of you may have noticed that Rehms' Caterers on Route 108 is now Clarksville Caterers. Sadly, Mary Lou Rehm passed away in September 2012, but Certified Master Chef Adi Rehm is still cooking along with Clarksville Chef Ryan Wiest. Ryan had worked...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Get ready: Next Thursday is Halloween!
Celebrated in much of the western world for centuries, its observance in the United States is celebrated as a part of pop culture.
Carroll County oral and written traditions are full of references to ghouls and...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Flying 125 Harford County students to Germany would be quite pricey, so instead McDaniel College opened its doors Oct. 15 for its annual German-American Day.
During the day-long event, about 1,000 middle and high school students from the Maryland and...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Since we're on the cusp of Halloween, better beware of the possible return of the dreaded snallygaster, which has periodically been scaring the dickens out of Marylanders since the mid-1700s.
The snallygaster is a half-bird, half-reptile...