| Jul 13, 2014
| 1:01 PM
John H. Zink Jr., a retired mechanical engineer and contractor who enjoyed playing gin rummy going to the beach, died July 3 of an apparent heart attack. He was 95.
Mr. Zink was lunching and playing cards with friends at the Green Spring Club when he was...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Two of the up-and-coming prospects in the Orioles organization, Double-A Bowie outfielder Dariel Alvarez and first baseman Christian Walker, are both expected to be promoted to Triple-A Norfolk following the Eastern League All-Star break this week....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Melissa Regan has painted walls, weeded gardens and built handicapped-accessible ramps. She has removed seaweed that washed up on the beachfront lot of a house in Middle River. She has laid down carpeting in a house in Essex, a task she learned on the...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Despite rumors that the parade may be canceled due to thunderstorms rolling through the area, civic groups, entertainers and politicians marched down Frederick Road to the beat of drums and music at the 68th annual Catonsville Fourth of July Parade.
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:12 PM
One day in 1870, 41 newly freed slaves got together in Jackson, Miss., to establish a new branch of mainstream Methodism called the Colored Methodist Episcopal Church.
Hundreds of members of that denomination, now known as the Christian Methodist...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Maybe one of the reasons St. Vincent Pallotti senior Antonio Santoro is a dominant athlete is because he doesn't take himself too seriously.
During one of his biggest wrestling matches, Santoro couldn't stop focusing on why the other wrestler kept...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Michael Anthony Peroutka and David Whitney, who are vying for the same seat on the Anne Arundel County Council, are members of the League of the South, an organization whose stated goal is the secession of Southern states.
Peroutka also believes...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Doris M. Jones, a retired social worker's aide and longtime West Baltimore resident, died June 11 of lung cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. She was 73.
The daughter of Leon Alexander Clark Sr., a truck driver, and Goldie Olivia Clark,...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 12:49 PM
William E. Mosley, a retired Maryland Transit Administration subway motorman and World War II veteran, died June 8 of undetermined causes at Manor Care Health Services — Woodbridge Valley in Catonsville. He was 90.
William Edward Mosley was born...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Gulay U. Lannon, a homemaker who enjoyed playing the piano and singing, died June 7 of cancer at her daughter's Rodgers Forge home. She was 75.
The former Gulay Ulular was born and raised in Samsun, Turkey, where she graduated from a French-American high...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Ann Kemp Thomas, a homemaker who was a founder of Beautiful Baltimore, died of heart failure May 28 at Keswick Multi-Care Center. She was 84 and lived in Roland Park.
Born Ann Kemp in Baltimore and raised in Homeland, she was the daughter of Dr. Jarold...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:52 PM
The group battling with Carroll County commissioners over Christian prayers at their meetings asked a judge Tuesday to order a "permanent injunction" on the practice, which they say alienates some community members.
"Public officials are not in the...