| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:00 AM
James Strickland and Colleen Baxley, both of Laurel and sophomores at Merrimack College, in North Andover, Mass,. were named to the dean's list for the spring semester.
The following students from Laurel were named to the dean's list for the spring...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:54 AM
What does it take to become a good doctor? In the midst of a period of health care reform and primary care shortages, how we do to encourage talented students who want to give back to the community to go into medicine?
Since the 1920s, the Medical...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:51 AM
Upper Chesapeake Health, the not-for-profit company that owns and operates Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace and the Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air, has announced seven people have joined the firm's board of directors.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:00 AM
David Simon shares his feelings about the possibility of the Koch brothers owning Tribune papers like the Baltimore Sun in a video interview that you can see here.
The interview was done at the request of the Working Families Party, according to Simon,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Among the 57 students at Mount St. Joseph High School who earned awards for their achievements on the College Board's Advanced Placement Program (AP) exams, one student stood out.
Catonsville resident Joseph Szczybor scored a 5, the highest possible...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Alaina Grubb, 31, wanted to do something stimulating and fun with her young niece and nephew the other day, so she took them to the county library in Woodlawn.
Seriously. The library.
Specifically, the Arbutus woman took Hayden Grubb, 5, and her 4-...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:52 PM
I must take exception with the editorial cartoon appearing in the Aug. 8 issue. It depicts a hog at the Howard County Fair asking, "Eww…what's that smell?" and a sheep standing adjacent to it responding, "They're judging politicians over in the...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:31 PM
It was McCay Vernon, a former Baltimore-area psychology professor, who put to rest a myth that caused incalculable damage to deaf people over the centuries.
Dr. Vernon, who was known as "Mac," proved that intelligence is distributed as equitably among...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Marriotts Ridge's soccer program has been here before.
Hit hard by graduation, surrounded by question marks on the defensive end of the field and faced with the pressure of being the defending state champs, this year's squad needs to look back only...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:38 PM
When the Ravens and Broncos kick off the regular season Thursday night, count on seeing defenders gasping for thin mountain air as the two quarterbacks race their offenses to the line of scrimmage to run play after play.
Peyton Manning has long been a...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:31 PM
In honor of Constitution Day, Harford Community College is hosting a lecture by Robert Ginsberg, Ph.D. on "The Bill of Rights: How It Has Endured" on Sept.17 at 12:30 p.m. at the Hays-Heighe House on campus. Free pocket Constitutions will be available,...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 10:52 AM
“Hair,” the counterculture musical that stirred the pot, so to speak, in 1968, is very much a product of its time — Vietnam, dropping out, dropping acid, free love, Hare Krishna. Dated it may be, but it’s got something timeless...