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  • If you can lend a hand, veterans can use it [Senior Circles]

    With veterans health care services in the forefront of the news, I am reminded of my recent sighting of an unusually decorated car driving in front of me on Route 32 as I approached Route 198, near Fort Meade.  The car had lettering all over it, posters...
  • Louise M. Flanigan

    Louise M. Flanigan
    Louise Mullan Flanigan, who owned and operated the Ambassador Gift Shop for six decades in a landmark Tuscany-Canterbury apartment house her father built, died Saturday in her sleep of undetermined causes at Blakehurst Retirement Community. She was 101...
  • Mays Chapel college student headed to Guatemala to serve at medical center

    Mays Chapel college student headed to Guatemala to serve at medical center
    He's only going into his junior year at the University of Maryland College Park — with a goal of becoming a doctor — but Mays Chapel resident Roger Lin will spend three weeks in August working with a nonprofit program known as A Broader View,...
  • O.A.R. takes much-needed trip back to 'Rockville'

    O.A.R. takes much-needed trip back to 'Rockville'
    When O.A.R. sold out New York's Madison Square Garden in 2006, it was the culmination of years of touring for the Rockville quintet. The grass-roots approach to building a fan base worked for a rock band whose albums have never reached higher than No....
  • Movie review: 'Ping Pong Summer'

    Movie review: 'Ping Pong Summer'
    "Ping Pong Summer" envisions a time when a kid's biggest worry was showing off at the local arcade, when a beach-side cookout with your weird relatives could become the stuff of family legend, when friends were all that really mattered and appearing...
  • Chris Tillman's struggles, J.J. Hardy's errors cost Orioles in 8-6 loss to Rangers

    Chris Tillman's struggles, J.J. Hardy's errors cost Orioles in 8-6 loss to Rangers
    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Inside the visiting clubhouse of Globe Life Park in Arlington, a weary Orioles team wanted to leave their 8-6 loss to the Texas Rangers behind them as quickly as possible. With their bags packed, the Orioles headed home after going a...
  • Harford County's fifth annual Restaurant Week has begun

    Harford County's fifth annual Restaurant Week has begun
    Harford County's fifth annual Restaurant Week started Monday and will run through June 14, offering all kinds of valuable dining experiences around the county at a fraction of the normal cost. During Restaurant Week participating eateries are offering...
  • Bat speed helping Orioles outfield prospect Dariel Alvarez smash in Bowie

    Bat speed helping Orioles outfield prospect Dariel Alvarez smash in Bowie
    When Cuban outfielder Dariel Alvarez arrived in Bowie last year for the last few weeks of the Baysox season, manager Gary Kendall and hitting coach Butch Davis saw a player who was trying to fit a season's worth of slugging into a couple of home stands....
  • By sharing her life's story, Maya Angelou gave strength to others [Commentary]

    By sharing her life's story, Maya Angelou gave strength to others [Commentary]
    I was listening to a local radio news program when I heard the anchor say that Dr. Maya Angelou had passed. To make sure the report was accurate, I called a friend, who knows her through a close friendship with Angelou's grandson. She confirmed what I was...
  • I don't wanna go! Boy cries over surprise Disney trip in funny video

    I don't wanna go! Boy cries over surprise Disney trip in funny video
    Matt and Wendy McDermott thought they had planned the perfect surprise for their five-year-old son, Ferris.  Rather than drive Ferris to preschool on Friday, the Baltimore couple drove him to the airport. Then, as Matt filmed the scene in the...
  • Wedded: Danielle Young and William Kelly

    Wedded: Danielle Young and William Kelly
    Date: March 29 Her story: Danielle Young, 33, grew up in Bel Air. She is a project manager for Leidos, a government contractor in Columbia. Her parents, Sylvia and Earl Young, live in Bel Air. His story: William Kelly, 31, grew up in Torrington, Conn....
  • Dynamo music teacher leads Towson High students to perform at Disney

    Dynamo music teacher leads Towson High students to perform at Disney
    In addition to his duties as a member of the Towson High music department, John Olin has developed at least one other — unrelated, yet necessary — talent. "People kid me and tell me I could have been a travel agent," said Olin, referring...