| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Mary Beth Lennon keeps a construction hard hat handy on the small conference table in her office at Mercy High School.
As the new president, essentially a chief executive officer for business operations, Lennon, 46, is chief marketer, fundraiser,...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Harford County Councilman Dion Guthrie introduced a bill Tuesday that would allow the county to inspect rental properties and require more accountability from property owners.
The legislation would let the county inspect rental properties and require...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 11:24 AM
We are fortunate to live in a green area of the city with fine schools, spacious homes and a strong sense of community. The new year begins a fresh slate. To improve the area, we might adopt a dozen resolutions.
1. Clean up our "lanes" (aka alleys). To...
| May 14, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Submitting sports notices
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Monday. We prefer email (email@example.com).
The Howard Boys Lacrosse program is offering two camps this summer at Howard High School. The first...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:47 AM
More than 600 Harford County residents joined to support the nation's smallest citizens at the 2013 March for Babies on Sunday along Route 23 in Forest Hill, raising in excess of $100,000 to improve and protect the health of infants.
Now in its 43rd ...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 1:57 PM
With this year's Thanksgiving the earliest it could occur, lights have gone on earlier than usual, too. Some in the neighborhood were unintentional lights of the season.
While driving down Roland Avenue on a mid-November Friday night, light shone from...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Just as Mt. Washington Tavern prepares to reopen after a fire last year, here comes Hurricane Sandy, with the potential to wreak havoc in the region, especially in areas like Mount Washington, near the flood-prone Jones Falls.
But restaurant co-owner Rob...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 7:16 AM
Work has begun to clean up and restore the long-closed iconic 107-year-old Roland Water Tower.
The Baltimore-based company Padeens Inc. started environmental cleanup of the tower at West University Parkway and Roland Avenue on Oct. 31 and expects to...
| Jun 29, 2011
Baltimore City has no imminent plans to raze the old water tower in Roland Park, despite stated fears by a community group that is trying to protect and renovate the north Baltimore landmark, city officials say.
But officials say the city plans to do a...
| May 6, 2012
Roland Park is looking forward to its fifth and biggest ciclovia on Saturday, May 5..
But community leaders have misgivings about the high number of police and traffic officers that will be safeguarding the ciclovia, and about restrictions on...
| May 6, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Saturday's fifth and largest ciclovia, a three-mile walking and biking event that closed southbound Roland Avenue and several other roads to cars between Roland Park and Druid Hill Park, was billed as going "where no ciclovia has gone before."
| May 28, 2012
| 7:42 AM
It was almost deja vu. Tuesday, May 22 was the annual meeting of the Roland Park Civic League. Many of the same people who spoke at the October 2008, standing-room-only meeting at Roland Park Elementary/Middle School, spoke there again: Civic League...