| Dec 1, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Earlier this month, the left-wing magazine The Nation highlighted Joe Therrien as a symbol of the Occupy Wall Street movement. A New York City public-school drama teacher, Therrien was frustrated with the shortcomings of the school system. So he quit...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 5:06 AM
Shelonda Stokes has a vision for this year's African American Festival — and it's a whopper.
In her second year producing the festival, she's already excited about one of its new features: a fitness-craving flashmob, with enough people to earn a...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Your letter writers insist ad nauseum that the Catholic Church should not be involved in politics. This is absurd.
Even Michelle Obama said recently that the issues presently confronting us are not only political in nature but are also moral questions...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Earlier this month, assistant coach Luke Murray was traveling with Towson University's basketball team, psyching himself up for a win, when he got a text message from his dad.
"I think you guys should all go bowling," the text read. "I think all you guys...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Summertime is usually when TV networks air repeats of shows we've already seen. In his State of the Union Address this week, the president got a five-month jump on the summer season by re-running a class-envy video he has broadcast more times than local...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:28 AM
Baltimore police officers assigned to protect Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake racked up about $3,900 in expenses while accompanying the mayor on three business recent trips, according to the city spending board's agenda.
The five-member Board of...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:24 PM
— First, a reality check: Almost nowhere but at a meeting of the Justin Bieber fan club would a 30-year-old, let alone a 22-year-old, be considered old.
In the age-skewed world of elite athletes, though, swimmer Brendan Hansen and gymnast Nastia...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Are you mad for red velvet? Do you want to see more red velvet news, recipes and photos?
It's deposed "X Factor" judge Nicole Scherzinger's favorite cake. And Michelle Obama's, too.
Red velvet cake, and its progeny, is the subject of Wednesday's Taste...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Andrew P. Klein, president of Harford County based Klein's ShopRite of Maryland, and Marshall J. Klein, vice-president of operations of Klein's ShopRite, were recognized by First Lady Michelle Obama at a White House ceremony on Wednesday, July 20.
| Jul 22, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Danny Glading has made a name for himself as a one-man offensive showcase.
In high school, the Bethesda native set Georgetown Prep records with 274 points and 156 assists. In his first year at Virginia, Glading was the only freshman in the country to...
| Feb 15, 2012
How many billionaires does it take to buy a presidential election? We're about to find out. The 2012 campaign is likely to be a battle between one group of millionaires and billionaires supporting President Barack Obama and another group supporting his...
| Feb 26, 2012
Spring is fast approaching, so the Howard County Conservancy once again seeks volunteer naturalists to guide hikes during its 2012 spring field trip season. If you love nature and would like to share your knowledge with area students, consider assisting...