| Dec 20, 2013
This is a story of a Christmas baptism many years ago.
It was just before Christmas, back in 1889. All was in readiness for the trip down to Bush River Neck and Garretson's Methodist Chapel.
George and Mary Elizabeth's baby boy was bundled up, Nellie...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Cold temperatures, sleet and snow did not stop the nearly 200 people who came out for the Laurel Historical Society's Holiday House Tour on Saturday, Dec. 14.
Warmly dressed people braved the cold to tour brightly lit homes and buildings, elegantly...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:01 AM
If Maryland’s bolloxed rollout of Obamacare has taught us anything, it is the failure of technocracy — especially the snake oil the O’Malley administration has been selling since 2006. The idea that they are a results-oriented, data...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:36 AM
It took a hit because of the weather, but the annual Christmas Candlelight Tour of Havre de Grace drew a crowd when it was staged a week later than had been planned.
This year's was the 41st annual version of the event, making it among the oldest...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:05 PM
Connie Rhodes had an extra incentive to head to North Carolina from Dundalk this holiday season.
Three of her grandchildren got married this year, and for their first Christmas with their spouses, "they wanted Grandma there," the 64-year-old said...
| Dec 21, 2013
If you want to know something about the history of the Baltimore investment community, you might want to call James Hardesty.
The 67-year-old history buff and chairman of Hardesty Capital Management has spent his career in Baltimore, starting with a...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 9:42 PM
Senior Alyssa Thomas scored a season-high 28 points and grabbed her 1,000th rebound as No. 8 Maryland routed the visiting College of Charleston, 103-51, on Sunday in the Terrapin Classic championship game in College Park.
With 10 rebounds, Thomas became...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:34 AM
Was it all about the creative non-fiction or all of the secrets that Ali’s mysterious journal kept from the girls … and A?
After the girls confront Hanna about keeping the journal a secret since Ravenswood, they decide it’s time for...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:24 PM
When Kim Little and her husband, Jeff, purchased their historic Darlington stone house six-and-a-half years ago, it was in "deplorable condition," she recalled.
Little showed pictures of a bathroom with the floor tile torn up, vines crawling up the...
| Jan 17, 2014
WXCY and the Community Fire Company of Perryville with Nashville recording artist Katie Armiger will have a "Salute to Heroes" benefit event concert for the David Barr Jr. Memorial Fund this Saturday at the Minker Fire Hall. Tickets are limited to the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Disability Express is steadily becoming everything Brian Nobles hoped it could be. The 18-year-old wanted a group that offered a variety of social activities for those with disabilities: Both he and his twin brother, Bob, have autism.
| Nov 20, 2013
Harford County Public Library has been designated a U.S. Department of State Passport Acceptance Facility and opened a passport office at the Bel Air Library.
On the mezzanine level, the office offers services such as passport book and card...