| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:56 AM
Janet S. McKegg, whose career with the Department of Natural Resources spanned nearly three decades, died Friday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at Elternhaus, a Dayton assisted-living facility.
The former West Friendship resident was 58....
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Greg Street took an unusual path to being one of the lead developers on the most massive video game in history. The McDaniel College graduate returns to his alma mater on April 30 in a free event open to the public called "SmartTALK," where Street will...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 1:21 PM
More than 100 international teachers in the Baltimore city school system will most likely lose their jobs and work visas, after a recent labor market test conducted by the district showed that there were hundreds of foreign instructors teaching in...
| Mar 18, 2012
A bright light was dimmed March 9 when long time West Friendship resident Janet McKegg died.
In recent years, Janet had resided at Elternhaus Assisted Living, in Dayton. Janet is survived by her devoted husband of 31 years, Al McKegg, and her loving...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Mark Andrews, the co-founder of the National Teachers Hall of Fame, flew to Baltimore from Emporia, Kan., to honor a teacher at Roland Park Country School. But first he asked an auditorium full of students to think for a minute about a teacher who has...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Dr. Constance A. "Connie" Griffin, an internationally known pancreatic cancer researcher who led the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center's Cytogenetics Core and was director of the Pathology Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, died Jan. 8 of pancreatic...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:28 PM
The BWI Business Partnership's Signature Breakfast will be held Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 7:45 to 9:15 a.m., at the Westin BWI Airport Hotel, 1110 Old Elkridge Landing Road, in Linthicum Heights. Featured speaker at the breakfast will be E. Albert Reece,...
| May 22, 2012
| 3:33 PM
Pamela Furness Engel, an Anne Arundel County biology teacher and teaching adviser, died of pancreatic cancer May 16 at Baltimore-Washington Medical Center. She was 58 and lived in Linthicum.
Born Pamela Furness in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Aging baby boomers are increasingly turning to testosterone prescriptions in a bid to stay healthy and boost their vitality. But the therapy has some health risks for men.
Recently, scientists at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health have...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Howard County students continue to outperform their fellow students across the state when it comes to required High School Assessment exams.
In Howard County, 97 percent of graduating seniors passed the HSAs in 2012, according to the school system,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Spontaneous applause erupted as the names of 4-H'ers were called Thursday evening, Aug. 9, at the Howard County Fair as youths and their families gathered for the annual potluck dinner and awards.
One by one, kids carrying the rabbit project went up to...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Recently, people who would benefit from the Maryland DREAM Act rallied in Baltimore outside the Fallon Federal Building, which houses the local office of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. In Spanish and English, the speakers told...