| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:15 AM
President Barack Obama paid tribute on Memorial Day to the men and women who have died defending America, singling out Vietnam veterans as an under-appreciated and sometimes maligned group of war heroes, vowing that "it will not happen again."
| Jun 6, 2012
| 11:31 AM
What a way to start out Graduation Week 2012 in Harford County.
First, a Joppatowne man is arrested and charged with killing, dismembering and eating the heart and part of the brain of another man. Next a tornado touches down in Fallston and does a...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Five new members were inducted into the Edgewood High School Hall of Fame Tuesday in conjunction with the EHS Class of 2012 commencement ceremonies the same day.
The five newest members of the Edgewood High School Hall of Fame are: Retired Maj. Gen....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Richard N. Dixon, a conservative Democrat who served as Maryland's state treasurer for six years, died Thursday after suffering a stroke Tuesday, Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp announced. He was 74.
Mr. Dixon was the first African-American to win election by...
| Jun 7, 2012
State Treasurer Nancy Kopp announced on Thursday, June 7, that Carroll County native and former Maryland treasurer Richard Dixon, 74, has died.
In a statement, Kopp said Dixon, who not only served as state treasurer but also was a state delegate...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Last Sunday, we lost former U.S. Sen. George McGovern ("Liberal icon fought Nixon, Vietnam War," Oct. 22). Although many will recall his disastrous 1972 loss to Richard Nixon and his subsequent leadership in getting us out of Vietnam, his truly lasting...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 9:07 AM
One day after his death, Richard Dixon, 74, was the subject of tributes and accolades sweeping across all of Carroll County — where he was born and raised, built a family and served his community as a school board member, state delegate and Maryland...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Cary deRussy, the former publisher of Fishing in Maryland magazine, died of emphysema complications Oct. 10 at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin. The former Mays Chapel resident was 70.
Born Wilson Cary Nicholas deRussy in Baltimore and raised in...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Harry E. Sisk, a retired accountant and Vietnam War veteran, died Saturday of complications from an aneurysm at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
The Brooklyn Park resident was 66.
Mr. Sisk was born in Baltimore and raised near Patterson Park....
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:18 PM
— Billy Hurley III might be in his element at steamy Congressional Country Club for the AT&T National. Not only is the former Navy golfer playing close to where he grew up in Leesburg, Va. and where he now lives in Annapolis, but the triple-digit...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Dr. Otto Christian Beyer, a retired urologist and surgeon who practiced for three decades, died of a respiratory ailment Thursday at his Ellicott City home. He was 84.
In a memoir, he wrote that his father, also named Otto Beyer, was born in a farming...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:00 AM
One guy was among the greatest losers in the history of politics, the other, one of the biggest winners in all of sports.
They were unalike men who shared little except recent headlines. But there was, in that brief juxtaposition, an object lesson for...