| 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...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Thomas Talbott Bond, founder of the T. Talbott Bond Co., a Baltimore-Washington photocopier dealership, died Friday of complications from dementia and a broken hip at Keswick Multicare Center.
The longtime Ruxton resident was 85.
The son of Henry M....
| 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...
| Nov 11, 2011
Sunday, Nov. 13
Meet the authors Louis Bayard, Jane Leavy and Lynne Olson take the stage at 4 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave., Annapolis. Admission is $35. The presentation will be followed by a reception and...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 12:41 PM
The Havre de Grace Arts Commission held our annual Children's Art Festival Oct. 1 at Tydings Park. John Smack of the Vulcan Corporation serves on the Havre de Grace Chamber of Commerce Board. I asked John if some of his men would volunteer to...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 3:29 PM
Andre Scott sat at a wooden table fingering tattered documents — certificates from drug-treatment and job-training programs, a booklet from his girlfriend's funeral. With two dozen other very poor people, he was waiting to see a counselor at Beans...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:28 PM
While many of their classmates were enjoying the benefit of a three-hour early dismissal Monday, Nov. 21, a group of Centennial High School students remained at the Ellicott City school, sorting canned goods and packing bags of Thanksgiving food for...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 1:26 PM
About 900 Carroll County families are waiting for donations of toys, clothing and maybe a holiday dinner, but the county's social services will be able to fulfill the wishes of less than half of them. The deadline for donors to sign up came and went...