| Mar 19, 2012
| 9:31 PM
“What you stadium and other project advocates don’t seem to realize is that all change isn’t necessary or desirable, and it’s up to you to make a convincing case, especially to the taxpayers you always want to fund them. And what,...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 6:47 AM
The Top Five
The hills are alive
Chambersburg Community Theatre will present “The Sound of Music” by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m Sundays. Friday, March 23, through Sunday, April 1. The...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A member of the National Storytelling Network will visit Waynesboro Saturday as part of the town’s continued commemoration of “Civil War 150.”
Ilene Evans will portray Harriet Tubman as she shares the story of the Underground Railroad...
| Mar 24, 2012
Ilene Evans will portray Harriet Tubman and talk about the role Tubman played in assisting escaped slaves. Ruth Gembe will display her collection of directional quilts. 1:30 p.m. today. Trinity United Church of Christ, 30 W. North...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The disturbing and inflammatory imagery of American racism takes center stage at the Mark Twain House, starting with "Hateful Things," one of several planned exhibitions, films, lectures and plays continuing through the summer. The exhibit showcases...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The blogosphere is again abuzz over a rhetorical flourish from U.S. Rep. Allen West, R-Plantation.
Introducing himself to Martin County voters in the new district he hopes to win in November, West said he’s heard up to 80 of his Democratic...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Viola Davis has won two Tony Awards for her Juilliard-trained stage work in the August Wilson plays "King Hedley II" and "Fences." She has been Oscar-nominated twice, first for a supporting role in "Doubt," more recently for a much larger role, in "The...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Name: Scott F. Hipp
City: Williamsport (born in Baltimore)
Day job: United Parcel Service Inc. (20 years); The Baltimore Bookworks LLC (the publishing house I founded in 2009)
Book title: "Old Line Divided: Maryland in the Civil War: Volume I:...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:35 PM
If there's anyone who can sympathize with east coasters recovering from Hurricane Sandy, it's people from New Orleans. Whether its advice or just words of comfort, Katrina survivors are reaching out online to help.
Andy Kopsa started a website called...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 4:09 PM
History doesn’t linger only in old structures or on the pages of a book.
Sometimes, it’s found in the voice of a living historian who reaches across time to provide a glimpse of people from a distant century.
Through stories, speeches and...
| Aug 20, 2012
It's astonishing the way the award-winning Chicago sculptor Richard Hunt makes stainless steel seem light and fanciful. His sculptures appear to defy gravity as they soar into the heavens.
Hunt's large-scale public art projects can be found throughout...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Betty Ann Nilson, 81, of Hurlock, Md., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore.
Born Sept. 21, 1931, in Arbutus in Baltimore County, Md., she graduated from Catonsville High School in 1948. She was the...