| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Josephine Grace "Joey" Gay, a 7-year-old child born in Columbia who died Dec. 14 in the Newtown, Conn., elementary school shooting, was recalled by her family for her "indomitable" spirit, love of the color purple and her generosity.
In a statement...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Ted Frankel and Bill Gilmore
It would be difficult for even the smartest holiday decorations to compete with the artwork that fills every corner of Ted Frankel's North Calvert Street four-story brownstone. So he and his partner, Bill Gilmore, don't...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Harford County Sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Tinesha S. Williams, 29, of the 700 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was arrested on two bench warrants Thursday in a case in which she was charged with second-degree assault,...
| May 21, 2012
| 3:23 PM
3200 block, between 1 and 4:30 p.m. May 15. Handicap placard stolen from vehicle.
3200 block, between noon and 4:30 p.m. May 15. Handicap placard stolen from vehicle.
400 block at 1 p.m. May 17. Two iPads, cash, house...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 1:52 PM
On Friday, December 14, 2012, our beautiful daughter, Josephine Grace Gay, was killed in an unimaginable tragedy at her elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut. Joey, many of her friends, teachers, and school staff members were taken from our loving...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Mozilla Firefox has challenged fundraisers to step it up over the holidays, offering $100,000 to the one who can bring in the most money through Jan. 10.
Baltimore-born Edward Norton is running 5th, having raised -- as of early this week -- more than...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The windows are wide open in the messy apartment, the afternoon sky darkening fast.
Chrissy Polis can't stand the Essex neighborhood outside, where everyone knows who she is. But she doesn't know how to get out, or where she'd go if she did.
| Dec 24, 2012
| 3:29 PM
When snowflakes began falling Monday afternoon, the commotion near Mondawmin Mall slowed. Children pointed to the sky. Shoppers, their shoulders previously hunched against the cold, stood to take in the scene.
Inside, shoppers buzzed through stores...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:22 AM
From Liz Atwood: Silent Night. The beloved Christmas carol got me thinking recently that we just don’t have enough silence anymore. Kids -- at least my kids -- seem especially addicted to noise.
I walked into the family room recently to find the...
| May 23, 2012
| 8:02 AM
"America’s Got Talent" is in New York for a second night. Howard Stern brought his parents along. They look like a sweet old couple, but according to Howard, they’ve been complaining about waiting in the auditorium for the past two hours....
| May 31, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Harford County Public Library has been under fire since it was discovered the system opted not to purchase copies of the popular and steamy trilogy "Fifty Shades of Grey," a decision the library director stands behind.
"It's one of these tricky issues,"...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 3:35 PM
As a blogger who once listed 10 reasons to Hate the Kindle -- you can't get it autographed by authors, for example -- I've tempered my emotions on e-readers. I now do a fair amount of reading on my iPad and have started to review books on a Kindle Fire....