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Elizabeth II

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  • Cloudy Day

    Over the last scorching weekend, my husband and I were just wondering what had happened to those cloudy, drizzly summer days of yesteryear. We could not think of one this summer, or even a few last summer.   Et voila! Wednesday comes. We awoke to clouds...
  • Clayton Cann Carter, Queen Anne's judge, dies

    Clayton Cann Carter, Queen Anne's judge, dies
    Clayton Cann Carter, a retired Queen Anne's County Circuit Court judge who was a Maryland history buff and a collector of Maryland-related objets d'art, died July 30 of an apparent heart attack at Chesterfield, his Centreville home. He was 92. The son...
  • William A. Kroh, owner of marine auto terminal, dies

    William A. Kroh, owner of marine auto terminal, dies
    William Allen Kroh, who owned and operated marine automobile terminals that handled thousands of autos in the port of Baltimore, died Saturday of congestive heart failure at his Brooklandville home. He was 80. "He was a self-made man who had an...
  • Goucher student Sarah Bart trails going into finals on 'Jeopardy!' tonight

    Goucher student Sarah Bart trails going into finals on 'Jeopardy!' tonight
    Goucher College senior Sarah Bart enters tonight's final on 'Jeopardy's College Championship'  in second place, $8,200 behind the leader. Bart was leading Monday going into Final Jeopardy, but missed this question: "In 2011, Elizabeth II marked the 400th...
  • Staff Q&A: What gift would you give Queen Elizabeth II?

    Staff Q&A: What gift would you give Queen Elizabeth II?
    A DVD box set of "Kourtney & Kim Take New York." Each country's royalty should be familiar with the other's. Luke Broadwater, reporter, The Baltimore Sun An extra-large gift basket of relevance. Anne Tallent, editor, b I don't want to ruin the...
  • Herman G. "Hank" Tillman Jr., Air Force colonel

    Herman G. "Hank" Tillman Jr., Air Force colonel
    Herman G. "Hank" Tillman Jr., a retired Air Force colonel and pilot who flew in World War II, Korea and Vietnam and was one of Maryland's most decorated veterans, died Sunday of liver failure at his Chester home. He was 89. He was born in his immigrant...
  • Teens under stress in top college competition

    Teens under stress in top college competition
    In his quest to capture a spot at a top college, Andrew Lutz has done just about everything right at Pikesville High School. He has earned a nearly straight-A average, taking 10 Advanced Placement classes and wrapping up two years of calculus by the...
  • City's space transformed

    City's space transformed
    They have spent $62 million of public and private money to transform the Hippodrome Theater from a decrepit hulk on downtown Baltimore's west side into the region's sparkling showcase for Broadway shows. But a month before actors take the stage for...
  • Leaders around the world welcome pope

    LONDON - From Notre Dame in Paris to the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City, cathedral bells tolled and prayers were offered yesterday to celebrate the election of Pope Benedict XVI. Roman Catholics and political and religious leaders around the...
  • Los Angeles takes on a British accent during BritWeek festivities

    Los Angeles takes on a British accent during BritWeek festivities
    Queen Elizabeth II had a new black-and-white portrait unveiled -- she's smiling! -- in honor of her 88th birthday on Monday. Not to outdo her royal highness, but anyone will be able to have their portrait on the front page of the London Times at the...
  • Queen Elizabeth joins the 88 club

    Queen Elizabeth joins the 88 club
    That Queen Elizabeth II just keeps on trucking. She's now joined the double-eight club, turning 88 on April 21, 2014. Born in 1926 and having taken over head of state duties in 1952 at the age of 25, she has been the Queen for 62 years, which is the...
  • Vintage Chicago newsreels released, show classic city life

    Vintage Chicago newsreels released, show classic city life
    Dateline: Chicago, where ladies are bowling, ovens are operated by telephone and city folk can't make heads or tails of how to walk in a blizzard.  Thanks to a massive YouTube video dump over the last week by newsreel makers British Pathe, the digitized...