| May 21, 2012
| 3:01 PM
The 2012 summer Olympics is still two months away, but Elkridge resident Frank Collins is getting an early dose of the Olympic spirit to share with residents of Gloucester in England.
Collins, 43, was selected as one of the 8,000 torchbearers who will...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 1:27 PM
Adrian W. Rich, a retired Baltimore businessman and volunteer, died Aug. 29 of heart failure at Roland Park Place. The longtime Lutherville resident was 98.
Adrian Warwick Rich was born in Graham, Va., which is now Bluefield, Va. He was a 1932 graduate...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 11:32 AM
Already ensconced in the old G.C. Murphy five-and-dime store on The Avenue in Hampden, Avenue Antiques has now expanded into the old Ideal Theatre building next door.
On Friday at 4 p.m., on the eve of Hampdenfest 2012, Avenue Antiques owner Elissa...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 3:27 PM
As pedestrians scurried through the sunshine that bathed Patterson Park this week, 12-year-old Daniel John took refuge under a tree, poring over a book, enjoying a space all his own.
"If I were at home, I'd probably be watching TV for over seven hours,"...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Martha Jane Schneider, a piano teacher and church organist who had been a longtime resident of Cambridge, died June 24 of pneumonia at an assisted-living facility in Clemmons, N.C.
She was 92.
The daughter of a banker and a homemaker, Martha Jane...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:47 AM
The Towson Rotary Foundation has established a $100,000 endowment to fund a new annual scholarship for students at Towson University's College of Business and Economics.
The Towson Rotary Foundation Endowed Scholarship will be awarded each year to one...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 6:24 AM
Count to 10, Jose. Hold your breath and absorb the reality. Smile as your name is called and you head to the front of the room, one of 50 this morning at the Immigration and Naturalization Service in Baltimore whose life is about to be changed again....
| Oct 14, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Arthur Beneckson, a retired Baltimore County public schools psychologist and guidance counselor who was also a popular summer camp counselor for 30 years, died Oct. 4 of coronary artery disease at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center & Hospital.
| Jul 6, 2011
| 1:31 PM
Rita M. Rutley, a former college bookstore manager and homemaker, died June 24 of heart failure at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson.
She was 91.
Born Rita M. Shea in Baltimore, she was a 1938 graduate of Seton High School.
She worked for the...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 12:01 PM
Christine A. Evans, a former legal secretary and homemaker, died Wednesday of complications from Alzheimer's disease at her Mays Chapel home.
She was 90 and formerly lived in Ellicott City.
Christine A. Knaak was born in Baltimore and raised in Canton....
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:08 PM
The Havre de High School Hall of Fame Committee Wednesday announced the six people it has chosen for the Hall of Fame's second class that will be inducted in October.
The class includes brother and sister physicians who were also active in local...
| Aug 26, 2011
The museum needs volunteers to expand its environmental education program, conduct tours to the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse, restore wooden boats, interpret the museum's exhibits to the public, and help with events, including the winter...