| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:27 PM
At least 400 people jammed a middle-school auditorium in Bel Air Monday night to express their views, most of which were critical, about a plan to develop what would be Harford County's largest continuing care retirement community.
Most of what was...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Each week, when the weather allows, Jon Korin hops on his road bike and pedals far enough for a three-day tally that cyclists call a century ride — 100 miles.
This year, the retired Severna Park resident who grew up riding his bike to school...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Dog bites are tracked by the health department because they are injurious and can cause death. Dog bites and mauling by law are a public welfare concern that has nothing to with dog owners' rights and everything to do with dog owners' responsibilities....
| Jan 13, 2014
| 1:46 PM
It's unfortunate that hundreds of guns purchased in the weeks before Maryland's stricter firearms regulations went into effect last year ended up in the hands of people who should never have been allowed to own them. Most of the weapons have since been...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Hilary Knight, decked out in her navy blue United States uniform and her long brown hair tamed by a stylist, stood on the ice at Ice World in Abingdon, frozen mid-shot near one blue line.
Children shuffled around the facility’s other ice rink to...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:17 PM
When polar vortex-induced frozen pipes caused a sprinkler system to go off in the dining room of Columbia's Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center last week, the organization had an opportunity to feel the warmth of the community.
The center, which...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:49 AM
At first glance, it would be tempting to condemn the bipartisan budget agreement announced late Tuesday by Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray, if only because it asks further sacrifice of the unemployed and of federal workers. Those are hardly the two...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:05 AM
A young classical music trio that is making a name for itself, MiXt performs for the Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 8 p.m. at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre. It's the first time MiXt has appeared in the Candlelight series....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Venus Theatre will showcase its Shacky Chic Boutique of one-of-a-kind, handmade items by women artists at an open house Sunday, Dec. 15, 3 to 6 p.m., in the theater's lobby at 21 C St.
Venus founder Deborah Randall will make eggnog using her grandfather'...
| Dec 13, 2013
Toys for Tots
The Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety is a drop-off site for the Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots collection program through Wednesday, Dec. 18. Take new, unwrapped toys from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. to the Central...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The lobby at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort quickly emptied out as Major League Baseball's winter meetings ended Thursday. While the Orioles only added a pair of Rule 5 draft picks this week, the club continued efforts to land a free-...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 9:30 AM
A recent article about the Arab-Israeli peace process could not be further from the truth when it talked about the "continued commitment of both [Israeli and Palestinian] leaders" ("Kerry: Israeli-Palestinian talks 'closer than we have been in years,'"...