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  • More than 7 inches fall in rare St. Patrick's Day storm

    More than 7 inches fall in rare St. Patrick's Day storm
    A rare St. Patrick's Day snowfall made this month the snowiest March since 1993, spreading more than 7 inches of snow across much of the region. But while the snow closed schools and the federal government for another day and disrupted some travel, it...
  • Prosecutors seek up to 10 years for Howard County teen in terror plot

    Prosecutors seek up to 10 years for Howard County teen in terror plot
    Federal prosecutors are calling for up to a decade in prison for the Howard County resident who became the youngest person ever charged in a terrorism case, arguing that the Pakistani immigrant "linked up with truly dangerous people." Mohammad Hassan...
  • Two actors tackle multiple roles, accents for 'Stones in His Pockets' at Center Stage

    Two actors tackle multiple roles, accents for 'Stones in His Pockets' at Center Stage
    "Stones in His Pockets," a play about an American film company invading a community in rural Ireland, has more than a dozen characters, but only two actors. That means a lot of quick switches between genders, ages and, above all, accents. For its...
  • Authentic Irish charm in Center Stage production of 'Stones in His Pockets'

    Authentic Irish charm in Center Stage production of 'Stones in His Pockets'
    No one can beat the Irish when it comes to spinning a yarn. And when they weave threads of satire and bittersweetness in between the humor, we’re talking a little bit of verbal heaven. "Stones in His Pockets" is a cool example. The witty work from...
  • You cometh to the tax man [History Matters]

    100 Years Ago You cometh to the tax man "Notice to Taxpayers of Howard County, Md. The undersigned, Treasurer and Collector of taxes for Howard county, for levy of 1913 urgently requests the taxpayers to meet him, who will sit at the following...
  • Richard P. Hughes

    Richard P. Hughes
    Richard P. Hughes Jr., a port labor leader recalled as a "feared negotiator" who rose to become president of the International Longshoremen's Association, died of heart and lung disease Sept. 11 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The Locust Point...
  • Alice McDermott publishes first novel in seven years

    Alice McDermott publishes first novel in seven years
    Because the Baltimore-area novelist Alice McDermott possesses a painterly eye that delights in the way things look and sound and smell and taste, it can be easy to miss her underlying focus. For the National Book Award-winning author, each small sensory...
  • Eric Eoin Marques remains in Ireland for another week, and Tor users remain in limbo

    Eric Eoin Marques remains in Ireland for another week, and Tor users remain in limbo
    A man with dual citizenship will wait another week in the Irish court system for a decision regarding his extradition on a Maryland arrest warrant, according to multiple Irish media sources' reports Thursday morning. Meanwhile, the malware attack on...
  • Wedded: Kristina Donahue and Michael Tyler

    Wedded: Kristina Donahue and Michael Tyler
    Date: Aug. 9, 2013 Her story: Kristina Donahue, 28, grew up in Ellicott City. She graduated from University of Baltimore School of Law in May. She took the Maryland bar examination at the end of July and is now studying for the registration...
  • While Washington bickers, Republican governors solve problems

    While Washington bickers, Republican governors solve problems
    With frustration building over Washington's refusal to behave in the public interest, perhaps it's worth noting a drastic solution tried by the Irish. Last Friday, Irish voters cast ballots on a referendum to abolish the country's Upper House, known...
  • John J. Moran II, attorney

    John J. Moran II, attorney
    John J. Moran II, a Baltimore-born attorney who practiced in York, Pa., died of an apparent heart attack Monday at his home in Hallam, Pa. He was 66. The son of John J. Moran, an orchestra leader, and Grace Eleanor Schweitzer, who ran a neighborhood...
  • Leith S. Griswold

    Leith S. Griswold
    Leith Symington Griswold, matriarch of the Symington and Griswold families, who was an accomplished equestrienne, died of heart failure Tuesday at her Monkton home. She was 97. Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of John Fife "Jack" Symington, an...