| Dec 13, 2013
These activities are being offered through the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818.
Safe-driving course The American Association of Retired Persons offers safe-driving training from 9 a.m. to...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:50 AM
For its 16th year, Carroll County's Festival of Wreaths is shaking things up a little. Once held on the first floor of the Carroll Arts Center, the popular fundraiser is moving to the second floor, allowing the center to open its annual Gallery of Gifts...
| Nov 16, 2013
Ed Sloman spends a lot of time at work playing games.
Sloman, the owner of Games and Stuff in Glen Burnie, says he's probably played thousands of the board, card and storytelling tabletop games he sells, but his all time favorite is Magic: The Gathering...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When school started this year, Thunder Hill Elementary School PTA President Jennifer Soler was ready for the stack of fliers that would come home with her children — information on after-school activities ranging from recreation sports league to...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Agnes M. "Mac" McAvinue, a homemaker and peace activist who earlier had been a social worker and parochial school teacher, died Sept. 30 of respiratory failure at her Original Northwood home. She was 86.
Agnes Mary Graf, the daughter of Dr. Francis Graf,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Every Friday at 2 p.m., one of the tables by the windows at Sidamo Coffee and Tea in Maple Lawn morphs into a miniature garment district. It's a clear sign that members of the Columbia Sip & Knit have assembled to make merry. They drift in, toting...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 9:20 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Herman Katkow, a retired clothing store owner who became the voice of Baltimore's small retail entrepreneur in City Hall, Annapolis and Congress, died of kidney failure Thursday at Vantage House in Columbia. The Mount Washington resident was 95.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:28 AM
The fast-growing Govanstowne Farmers Market includes an unlikely vendor these days — the Govans Library.
The 92-year-old branch, which closed June 28 for an estimated three to four months for roof repairs and other renovations, now is camped out...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Eva P. Brooks, a retired Baltimore County public schools educator who with other family members successfully traced their ancestry to Colonial Virginia, died June 21 of heart failure at St. Agnes Hospital.
The longtime Catonsville resident was 101.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Now that the holidays are over, expect some changes in the parking situation in the historic district that should make the experience much better.
First, there is now a new app for your smartphone called Parker, which will allow you to locate...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:20 AM
The word was tristeza. It's a disease of citrus trees, but more importantly, for Tobey Roland, it once scored 228 points for him in a game of Scrabble, he said.
Roland, 52, of Mount Washington, loves Scrabble and estimates he has played in 120...