| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Considerable innovation and research in the rapidly developing world of 3D printing has been done at Aberdeen Proving Ground in Harford County and, as a result, Harford state legislators hope to use the proximity of cutting-edge technology to benefit...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Emergency crews rescued a man who was tangled in a rope and trapped at the bottom of the Atkisson Dam in Harford County on Wednesday morning.
The man was not in the water of the dam but was suspended above the spillway side on a rope, according to the...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:21 PM
"I've always loathed the necessity of sleep. Like death, it puts even the most powerful men on their backs." -- Frank Underwood
While Gavin strokes Cashew and tracks someone by GPS from his secret lair, Doug is in Joppa, having Rachel read scripture...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Franklin S. Dail Sr., a retired General Motors executive who enjoyed tennis and running, died Thursday of pneumonia at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 82.
The son of Franklin Dail, a grocery store owner, and Anna Dail, a...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:57 PM
The Panama Canal officially opened on Aug. 14, 1914, when the SS Ancon sailed the newly constructed 48-mile waterway from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. That path linking the two bodies of water on the Isthmus of Panama is mentioned a number of...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Years ago Joseph N. Welch, then a defense attorney for the U.S. Army during the Army-McCarthy hearings in Washington, sharply questioned Wisconsin Sen. Joseph McCarthy, who was leading the proceedings: "Have you no sense of decency, sir?" Welch asked. "At...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:41 AM
INDIANAPOLIS -- As the NFL scouting combine kicks off today at Lucas Oil Stadium, several draft prospects with local ties have been invited to audition for coaches, scouts and executives.
Here's a look at the group:
Virginia Tech cornerback Kyle...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 12:00 PM
With national signing day only days away, preview the Terps' class of 2014 with a handy, commit-by-commit guide. Prospect profiles will run all the way through Wednesday (Feb. 5), when players can officially sign a national letter of intent. (SEE THEM ALL...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 3:37 PM
When I think of ice skating in this area, I immediately go to Patricia Muth, who has taught the sport here and in Laurel for more than four decades.
Co-founder of the Columbia Figure Skating Club, she was inducted into the Howard County Community Sports...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A week after the University of Maryland learned it was the target of a sophisticated data breach, President Wallace D. Loh said Tuesday that the university would extend free credit protection services to the 309,000 students, alumni and employees affected...
| Mar 28, 2014
So much organizational history is to be found in old programs and brochures that were printed many years ago. Fortunately, we have received many such documents from the Printing Press, where they were stored.
Even a book, printed in 1969, tells of the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Throughout the month of March, we celebrate the history of American women whose contributions blazed trails for women's empowerment and equality. We look to the past to commemorate their stalwart determination to break down barriers in the face of...