| May 8, 2014
| 3:15 AM
For Rick R. Davis of Bel Air, life is a balancing act.
He balances his full-time job as an electric system operator for BGE, what he calls a "lifestyle" as first assistant chief with the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company, a wife, two teenage sons and the...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:21 AM
On Tuesday, the sky a clear blue, the temperature in the 70s with just the right bit of breeze, the beautiful day served as the backdrop for a heartwarming event at St. Paul's School for Girls in Lutherville.
For the ninth year in a row, the private...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:35 AM
After retiring from his government job in 2008, Steve Sternheimer began what he calls "a second career," volunteering.
Each week, the Columbia resident drives seniors everywhere from doctor's offices and the grocery store to church and even the hair...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Ben Stevick, of Laurel, made the first turn in the mixed 100-meter backstroke on Friday as Paul Bauer hollered encouragement.
"Move it! Go Ben!" shouted Bauer, whose son, Matthew, was trailing Stevick in the next-to-last of 22 events in the 36th...
| Mar 28, 2014
The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society needs volunteers interested in county history to act as docents at the Benson-Hammond House in Linthicum or as research aides at the Historical and Genealogical Research Center in Glen...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Howard County Special Olympics director Bob Baker was holding his breath April 25, as well as the next morning, hoping that the 13th annual Inspiration Walk would go off without many problems. There were a few parking issues, as well as some unfortunate...
| May 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It's been more than a decade since Maureen Rogers helped relocate the Burtonsville Players — a nonprofit theater group that's performed in the Laurel area for more than 35 years — to the Laurel Mill Playhouse on the west end of Main Street....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:11 AM
Matt Hoerr of Bel Air earned his first victory as a collegiate runner Saturday in a rain-drenched track meet in Towson. The Salisbury University freshman and C. Milton Wright grad won the 5000 meters in the Goucher Classic.
He completed the 12 1/2 lap...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:55 PM
What’s the ultimate workout song? There are lots of opinions, but officials from the national chain Gold’s Gym and Women’s Health and Men’s Health sought to identify the top pick.
And the winner was “Till I collapse”...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 5:47 PM
I attended the inaugural meeting of the Ellicott City Soccer Club on April 5 at Turf Valley. During the introductions, Bill Stara, the longtime high school soccer coach at Centennial and River Hill, and the club's technical director, presented one of...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:23 PM
The first time seemed alarming for Emma Conger, who emerged from the 30-ish-degree water of the Chesapeake Bay with her face flushed, eyes wide, mouth agape, hair soaked, as if she'd been ambushed with a barrel of ice.
"Oh my gosh, yeah, I couldn't...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 6:14 PM
The Winter Olympic games in Sochi may be over but the Paralympics will be held Friday, March 7 through Sunday, March 16. Keeping with the Olympic spirit, Anne Arundel County Special Olympics, a nonprofit organization that provides a variety of sports such...