| 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...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Charles Greene II lay immersed in a pool of his sweat as the snow and rain collected around him on the Johns Hopkins track.
It was December 1982 and Greene had just completed his six-minute mile, which was required of anyone trying out for coach Dick...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 3:25 AM
Some people think October is a too early to start thinking about Christmas, but not at Glen Mar United Methodist Church, where preparations for its annual Walk to Bethlehem are in full swing.
Now in its fifth year, the free event attracts 1,500...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 3:14 PM
The sun had barely risen Sunday morning as Geneva Frazier shimmied in a conga line, her pink feather boa flouncing while "I Will Survive" blared over the loudspeakers at Komen Maryland's Race for the Cure.
This is the fourth year her family has run the...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Abingdon's Box Hill South neighborhood is primed to get a 400-unit apartment complex, as well as a handful of new stores and restaurants near the Wegmans in Boulevard at Box Hill, the developer told the Abingdon Community Council Monday.
| Apr 28, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Marcella E. Grice, an artist and calligrapher, died April 13 from complications of heart disease at Sinai Hospital. She was 87.
The daughter of an insurance executive and a homemaker, the former Marcella Editha Harman was born in Baltimore and raised...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Herbert A. Davis, a Baltimore real estate broker and decorated World War II veteran, died Monday of progressive supranuclear palsy at Keswick Multi-Care Center. He was 87.
"Herb was always very enthusiastic and just a great guy," said Dorothy F. "Patsy"...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:05 PM
It's springtime, and with the beautiful weather and perfect light comes an age-old ritual as artists set up their easels around Maryland.
You can find them working in a variety of mediums in Druid Hill Park, roadside in the Green Spring and...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Westminster resident Jack Norris had a long, full 50-year career as a business owner in the sales industry.
He is the father of two and grandfather of five.
But when he talks about what's closest to his heart, you quickly realize that nothing has ever...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Deanna Frankhouse, 29, of the 700 block of Maxa Road, was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant in a case in which she is charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Michael Lawrence Demarest, 33, of the 300 block of Irish...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:10 AM
All the training that Mt. Hebron High School junior Aaron Jacobson has endured has earned him kudos in the world of ski racing.
For Jacobson, just about every weekend and several nights each week is spent training on the slopes. In addition to his...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 3:28 PM
A dancer since age 3, Marķa McMacken knows how to move. Combine that experience with a master's degree in biochemistry, and you have an instructor who knows how to flex all the necessary parts of the body while getting a great workout.
A native of Puerto...