| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Bel Air resident Richard Bock has been named president of FranNet of Maryland, which assists individuals interested in exploring self-employment as a career option through franchised business ownership.
Bock knows firsthand about franchise ownership....
| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Best Story Time
WINNER: Howard County Library
Central, East Columbia, Elkridge, Glenwood, Miller, Savage
Best Museum for Families
WINNER: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
600 Independence Ave. Southwest...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 3:00 AM
On his 19th century travels through the United States, the French philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville marveled at the American experience of a diversity of civic organizations formed through gifts of time and money. "Wherever at the head of some new...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Harford County Executive David Craig announces a plan to give almost 2,000 county employees a 4 percent pay raise. This would be their first pay raise increase in four years. The proposal is set to be introduced to an upcoming meeting of the Harford...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 3:43 PM
David Harmon,17, has been swimming for eight years for Spy Swimming at the Severna Park Community Center and is in his fourth season on the Archbishop Spalding swim team.
In that time he has become a three-time YMCA district champion, a multiple YMCA...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Their accomplished careers are unique but, in many ways, not all that different.
Vince Parnell and Joe Russo, both involved in the high school athletic scene for the greater part of the last 40 years, have each followed a career arc that has taken...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 12:07 PM
The field in the YMCA Turkey Trot in Bel Air continues to swell, like a turkey in a pre-Thanksgiving fattening regimen. When the annual 5K went off for the 17th time Nov. 22, 1,285 runners stood behind the starting line, so many that it took 2 minutes for...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Congratulations to Ellicott City's Girl Scout Troop 699, Boy Scout Troop 361 and Girl Scout Troop 102. Each troop has made lasting contributions to our community and earned the Scouts the prestigious Silver, Bronze or Eagle rank awards.
Boy Scout Troop...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Developers must re-examine how they have designed areas of the proposed Enclave at Box Hill residential complex, designated for "active open space" uses, before Harford County planning officials will approve their site plans and construction can proceed....
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Walter Budko, a retired insurance sales agent who was a first-round draft choice of the old Baltimore Bullets basketball team, where he played for three seasons, died of cancer May 25 at Stella Maris Hospice. The Timonium resident was 87.
| Nov 12, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Five Carroll County residents, and three others, were recently inducted into the Green Terror Sports Hall of Fame at McDaniel College.
The new inductees were formally announced at McDaniel's homecoming game on Nov. 3 against Susquehanna.
The Sports Hall...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Barbara L. Simmons, a former longtime Ruxton resident who was a volunteer and gardener, died Nov. 8 of respiratory failure at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. She was 89.
The daughter of an investment banker and a homemaker, the former...