| Sep 20, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Leonard Kirk, a German prisoner of war for more than seven months during World War II, knows all too well that freedom isn't free.
"Many of us have sacrificed. Some of us came home without limbs and some of us returned with the horrors of war etched...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Charles W. Thomas Jr., former owner of several steel fabrication companies and a Korean War veteran, died Saturday from renal failure at Stella Maris Hospice.
The longtime Mays Chapel resident was 85.
The son of Charles W. Thomas Sr., owner of Acme...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 2:41 AM
The Harford County Council is continuing to look into the possibility of buying a Joppatowne swim club that closed abruptly right as the summer began.
Southern Baptist Church has a contract to buy the swim club property, centrally located off of Joppa...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:16 AM
The following comments were to be presented to the Harford County Council this week. A copy of the remarks was provided in advance for publication.
Good Evening. Council President Boniface, Council Members and those in attendance. We appreciate being...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:58 AM
William O. Goldstein, a Korean War veteran who practiced law in Baltimore for half a century, died Aug. 21 of kidney failure at Roland Park Place. He was 87.
The son of Dr. Albert E. Goldstein, an internationally known urological surgeon, and Elsie May...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Louis F. Caralle Sr., a retired railroad man and decorated Korean War veteran, died Sunday of cancer at his Edgemere home. He was 80.
The son of fruit vendors, Louis F. Caralle was born in Baltimore and raised in Highlandtown. He was a vocational school...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 11:00 AM
With the recent commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the end of the Korean War, isn't it about time to think about a troop withdrawal plan? And by the way, VE Day was 68 years ago, so why do we still have troops in Europe?
Let's leave Europe to...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Berkley Allan Thomas Jr., a retired cultural arts publicist and actor, died of dementia complications July 31 at the Summit Rehabilitation Center in Catonsville. The former Charles Village and Highlandtown resident was 80.
Born in Scarsdale, N.Y., he...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Saturday, July 27, was the 60th anniversary of what is known as National Korean War Veterans Armistice Day. Never heard of it? You are not alone.
It was 60 years ago that, according to my 1970 edition of "A Concise History of The United States Marine...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:01 PM
About an hour before the sun broke over Canton Waterfront Park on Wednesday, Ricky Bradley noticed something strange as he took in the cool summer morning: a silver car heading down a wide brick walkway, straight for the water's edge.
Just feet from...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:04 PM
The ball leaps off the bat, kicks up dust and bounds toward right field, a sure hit.
Tom Coffin reckons not. The second baseman glides left, gloves the ball cleanly and throws the runner out. Coffin's teammates on the Colt .45s explode.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:44 PM
Annapolis Shakespeare Company founder and artistic director Sally Boyett-D'Angelo is having a busy summer. She's presenting classic theater outdoors with weekly productions of Moliere's 17th-century comedy "Tartuffe" on Tuesdays at the Reynolds Tavern...