| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Historical Society of Harford County has two Christmas events happening this month at the society's headquarters in downtown Bel Air.
The society's popular Model Train Show is running Fridays from 4 to 8 p.m., Saturdays from noon to 8 p.m. and...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Once again in 2012, The Aegis Empty Stocking Fund is continuing its charitable activities to make the Christmas Holiday Season happier for Harford County residents in need.
The Empty Stocking Fund accepts donations of money, new unwrapped toys and unused...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 10:58 AM
To me, this seems like it is coming a little bit late, but it seems like it's time to start thinking about any personal goals that need to be set for 2013.
A bit early for new year's resolutions? I don't think so. The year ended, at least in my mind,...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:00 AM
There is a most magical hour every Christmas season, and it is not the stroke of midnight on Christmas Eve, when the darkened church glows with candles in anticipation of a child's birth.
It is not dawn on Christmas morning, when excited children wake...
| Nov 17, 2012
The holiday season wouldn't be the holiday season without colorful music and dance events.
And, just as department stores break out the Christmas decorations earlier and earlier, some performing arts organizations get into the swing before Thanksgiving....
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:11 PM
For some airline passengers, Black Friday has arrived a week early courtesy of Southwest Airlines.
The airline could not contain itself, launching a one-day only Doorbuster Sale today. The dominant carrier at Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Using their keen eyesight, octopi stare at the world from two beady eyes. They maneuver through the sea with four pairs of bilaterally symmetrical arms that bear suction cups. They possess a hard beak — similar to that of a parrot, the only hard...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 4:41 PM
State highway officials are urging motorists heading north and west for the holidays to be cautious, given winter weather conditions expected in some areas in the coming days.
The weather could complicate holiday travel and celebration plans as people...
| Feb 19, 2012
Rick and Mickey Price live on a 340-acre farm in northern Baltimore County. Their rambling, two-story farmhouse sits high and exposed on the land's crest, with acres upon acres rolling softly below and the nearest neighbor over a quarter-mile away.
| Dec 21, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The National Weather Service has up a handy U.S. map on chances of a white Christmas. The southern and eastern half of Maryland is coded with less than 10% chance and the central/western part is 10-25%. The early NWS forecast......
| Dec 26, 2011
| 4:22 AM
From the Sun's print editions:Baltimore Sun librarian Paul McCardell provides this guest post: It was Christmas Eve 1966 and my brother and sisters and I had all gone to sleep dreaming that Santa would soon arrive. It was perfect weather.......
| Dec 24, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Tonight, Christmas Eve, Hollywood Burger Bistro in Canton is throwing its First Annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Party. The party kicks off at 9 p.m. and lasts until midnight. No reservations needed.Those of legal drinking age and are man or woman......