| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Christmas is a time for giving. It's also about peace and goodwill toward your neighbor and your community.
This is the story of Darrel Cooper, who won't be with us this Christmas for the first time since 1917, in body anyway. He died at age 95 this...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 9:08 PM
The snow came down steadily for several hours Saturday afternoon, giving Bel Air area roads a fresh, but fairly light, coating of snow that also dusted roofs, evergreen trees and road signs.
Christmas shoppers appeared to be undaunted by the forecast...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:00 AM
"I felt so comfortable here that I never moved," explained Mildred Zeller, whose parents were original owners of a house in Rodgers Forge.
Her parents moved to Dunkirk Road (second group of homes built by Keelty) in 1937 or 1938 and she was born a few...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Homeless families in Baltimore have filed a federal lawsuit against the city school system, contending that their children have been denied transportation to school and been stigmatized because they couldn't afford field trips and uniforms.
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:41 AM
If it is your destiny to be anywhere near the Kennedy Center during the next couple of weeks, check out Washington National Opera's new production of Verdi's "La forza del destino." The force of it may surprise you -- and quite possibly thrill, confound,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:30 AM
It was back in March that Catonsville resident David Luco came up with an idea for the project to demonstrate his leadership skills that he needed to complete in order to become an Eagle Scout.
With some plywood, a few volunteers and a commitment to...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Howard County boasts a wealth of nonprofits serving a wide array of needs.
Some of the organizations are assisting people in crisis, others are providing specialized services for underserved demographic groups, and many are offering educational...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Toward the end of a recent mountain bike race, Georgia Gould was leading until her leg cramped up and she was overtaken. In another, she had a flat tire, allowing two riders behind her to speed past and leave her in their dust.
On Saturday, at the...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Distinguished alumni Earl Christy, Sheldon W. Cole, Ernest Rodia and Lou Ward have been selected for the Havre de Grace High School Hall of Fame, the committee overseeing the hall of fame announced Monday.
The Havre de Grace High School Hall of Fame will...
| Jul 13, 2012
Students enjoy free Israel 10-day educational trip
Shepherd University student Joshua Castelbaum and St. Mary's College of Maryland student Adam Ross recently returned from a 10-day educational trip to Israel where they enjoyed hikes to watch the sunrise...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:38 AM
You won't find any summertime blues plaguing the youth performing in the current show at Laurel Mill Playhouse on Main Street.
The little theater's 2012 Summer Youth Production of "Guys and Dolls," with book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows and music and...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:22 PM
Policy changes within the Volunteer Office of the Baltimore County Department of Social Services have altered the county's flagship donation drives for families in need, leaving at least one local volunteer wondering whether the county's neediest...