| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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.
| 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...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Eileen B. Graeff, a retired Verizon marketing and sales associate, died Feb. 18 from breast cancer at her Ellicott City home. She was 66.
The former Eileen Buss was born and raised in Hagerstown, where she graduated in 1964 from North Hagerstown High...