| Aug 10, 2012
Jane and Al Clark are mighty proud of their granddaughter, Megan Pawtowski. Equally proud are the recent Glenelg High graduate's parents, Jan and Marty Pawtowski.
Not only will Megan soon be entering East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C., where...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 2:29 PM
An international political event hits home on a very personal level in Kevin Kostic's "Passport." This Theatrical Mining Company production qualifies as a strong entry in this summer's Baltimore Playwrights Festival.
Although you might be left with...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Herman Cain has made a lot of waves in the GOP race for the White House lately. He's gone from a virtual unknown with a record of losing elections to one of the top three or four candidates in the race, largely on the strength of his performance at the...
| Jul 20, 2011
Kenya is calling Gina Pierleoni.
The invitation is out for everyone to meet and greet the Bel Air artist Saturday night, July 23, and, by the way, to enjoy an evening of live entertainment, silent auctions and raffles. The goal is to raise money to...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 9:05 AM
Few places are left unexplored for Jennifer Petrin Johannes. Over the years, the 38-year-old public high-school art teacher has been to six continents, 27 countries and 43 states. She also shares her passion for traveling with her students, taking them on...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:46 AM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front for many, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Every Tuesday morning, Melissa Willingham leaves her Phoenix home for a 70-mile trip to deliver meals to those in need in North County.
She brings hot and cold food prepared by Meals on Wheels to about eight men and women. And, just as importantly,...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:19 PM
I wanted to thank the North County News and Pat Van den Beemt for the wonderful article she wrote about Caring for Kids of Kenya. I would also like to thank Dotty and Jeffrey Pitts who have sponsored Justin through his high school years and now in...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Fourteen years after a truck bomb ripped through the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, the families of 12 Americans killed in the attack are still fighting for federal compensation that has been granted to other terrorism victims — a struggle that has...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Harford County residents recently gathered for the first time in support of an international awareness event, Walk on Water 5K Walk/Run, held June 16 at Tydings Park in Havre de Grace.
The 5K event, sponsored by the Harford County Alumnae Chapter of...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Students at the University of Maryland, College Park are planning to prepare more than 100,000 meals in a single day, to be donated to people in need. The meal packages will contain rice, soy, dehydrated vegetables and a vitamin powder.
The event will...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 6:23 PM
Craig Benedict Baxam was surfing the Internet from his Army base in South Korea last summer when he came across an Islamic religious website.
The soldier from Laurel had never been particularly religious. But with his deployment and his time in the...