| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Our much anticipated holidays are now becoming memories. My memories this holiday season have been most wonderful.
All three of my children were home for Christmas. They all made me very happy by going to church with me on Christmas Eve as they...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:06 PM
She lived on the Eastern Shore for 30 years and generally loved the place, but one thing Janie Meneely, an Annapolis-born folk musician, never quite got used to was that it rarely snowed on Christmas.
She responded as any holiday-loving singer-songwriter...
| Jan 9, 2012
100 Years Ago
In the new year of 1912 changes in ownership of the land continued with hundreds of acreage for sale in Howard County, as advertised in the Ellicott City Times:
"FOR SALE; SANTA FE FARM the home of the late Mrs....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 10:57 AM
So apparently, real Christmas trees are better for the environment than the artificial ones.
Getting a real one for Christmas was not an option for me this year, but in case you were on the fence, I highly recommend it.
For starters, getting a real tree...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 6:51 AM
Yes, you can order that diamond necklace from Tiffany & Co. as late as Dec. 23rd and still get it in time to give it to your loved one on Christmas Day. Dealnews.com put together lists — one and two — of holiday shipping deadlines for online...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Santa Claus and two of his elves pedaled their bicycles across Fort Avenue and up Woodall Street, stopping beside an apartment across from the Domino Sugar Factory.
With Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" blasting from a boombox — and...
| Jan 15, 2012
Social worker Chris Muldowney and film professor Christopher Llewellyn Reed have found a way to translate their love of movies into, among other things, groceries, fire insurance, hearing aids, a mattress, a new window, the vet bill for a beloved cat...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:25 PM
On a day expected to be the busiest in FedEx's 40-year history, Diane Maleski got to work extra early — at 4:30 a.m. That was long before the first trucks arrived from the airport bearing parcels that would be piled onto conveyor belts, sorted by...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:52 PM
The Annual AMC Holiday House Tour held recently showcasing eight stops across Harford County was a roaring success due to the ambitious and unselfish volunteers who made it happen. The homeowners decorated their lovely homes in an array of finery...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 6:42 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office has released surveillance photographs of a suspect wanted in connection with the vandalism of two Westminster-area schools on Christmas Day.
Just before 3 p.m. on Dec. 25, deputies responded to a burglar alarm at the...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 5:44 AM
When Rabbi Susan Grossman's son was much younger, he noticed that a movie theater had put up a large Christmas tree and a comparably little menorah.
"He turned to me and said, 'How come the tree is so big, and how come the menorah is so small?' "...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 11:43 AM
Concert and sing-along
A Christmas concert and sing-along featuring a variety of musical groups will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday at Galilee Lutheran Church, 4652 Mountain Road in Pasadena. Among the musical performers are the church's Chancel Choir,...