| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:30 AM
It was back in March that Catonsville resident David Luco came up with an idea for the project to demonstrate his leadership skills that he needed to complete in order to become an Eagle Scout.
With some plywood, a few volunteers and a commitment to...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:40 AM
The members of Cub Scout Pack 238 arrived at the Bel Air Memorial Gardens Sunday morning, prepared to honor the veterans buried in the cemetery, but a living veteran honored their efforts as well.
Chris MacLarion, a resident of Belcamp who served in the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:12 AM
The Harford Community College Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to name a biking and walking trail, developed to connect Prospect Mill Park with the west end of the campus, for the two local men who spearheaded its creation.
Ronnie Walls and...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Maryland connections are sprinkled through Out Magazine's 2013 Out100 list, a roll call of the year's most influential members of the LGBT community that has been gradually released online since last Tuesday.
Take L.A.-based filmmaker Jeffrey Schwarz,...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Among the thousands of "perversion files" kept by the Boy Scouts of America is a Maryland-based illustration of the system's failure.
Five years after an Allegany County teacher pleaded guilty to 10 sex offenses involving 12- and 13-year-old boys in...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Laurel Boy Scout Riley Horn, 17, is spending 10 days at the Boy Scouts of America's National Scout Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in the New River Gorge in West Virginia.
This is Riley's second Jamboree, and for the second time he is...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is asking the public for informal comments on proposed changes to regulations for summer youth camps.
The regulations that look at health and safety issue haven’t been updated since 1992.
| Aug 13, 2012
| 6:21 AM
Bill Langlotz's first and favorite job in his 50 years working at the Maryland State Fair was to the make the Maryland Farm Queen and her court look beautiful by framing them with colored tissues.
"I started doing the Farm Queen float in 1961," said...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:46 AM
In 1911, America was a much different place. President William Howard Taft was in the White House, and baseball was the national pastime. There were no National Football League games on Sunday, Monday or Thursday, because there was no NFL.
| Aug 17, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Since New Yorker Arthur Eldred became the first American to attain the rank of Eagle Scout on Aug. 21, 1912, more than one million Boy Scouts nationwide have followed in his footsteps.
On the 100th anniversary of his accomplishment, Catonsville-based Boy...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 1:27 PM
Twenty years ago, Aaron Becker had just been named valedictorian of Baltimore's City College when he was also awarded the rank of Eagle Scout — the culmination of years of Scouting work, including a seven-month project to make a video about...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 6:20 AM
With school only weeks away, it's time to think ahead to earlier bedtimes, nightly homework, after-school soccer — and Scouts.
My son's a Webelos this year. Having decided to join in first grade, he's stayed with it. He's learned how to carve a...