| Jun 15, 2012
| 7:10 PM
SYKESVILLE — The Sykesville Gate House Museum of History is hosting a free summer family series on select Sunday afternoons on the museum grounds, 7283 Cooper Drive, Sykesville.
The free hour-long programs held began last weekend, and the next will...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Native American dancer and father Patrick Little Wolf Brooks appeared to lose himself in the repetitive chant that accompanied the rhythmic pounding of the drum.
His bright yellow- and green-fringed garb shook and his headpiece feathers bobbed as he...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 11:03 AM
Retired Bel Air haberdasher David Cohen, who became an icon in his adopted community during almost 70 years in business, died this past weekend after a brief illness. He was 94.
A native of Philadelphia, Mr. Cohen had owned Hirsch's Men's Clothing...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Tuesday's presidential debate was clearly the most spirited debate in recent history ("Obama takes an aggressive stand," Oct, 17). There were times when the tension between the two candidates was palpable.
I believe the debate reflects the very different...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:06 PM
David Cohen, an old-fashioned tailor and men's shop owner who served generations of customers during his six decades at Hirsch's on Main Street in Bel Air, died of a respiratory condition June 16 at Citizens Care and Rehabilitation in Havre de Grace....
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:15 AM
As a city resident, born and residing in Baltimore since the 1920s, it seems to me that Raymond Daniel Burke's op-ed ("City or oasis on the water?" June 12) and Roz Heid's letter of June 14 are unduly pessimistic and accusatory toward Baltimoreans who did...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Two terrific shows premiered last weekend in Annapolis, set in nearly the same period and dealing with history-making creative artists.
At Colonial Players, "Moonlight and Magnolias" is set in 1939 and tells the behind-the-scenes story of making the film...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Fred M. Gloth Jr., a retired lawyer who enjoyed sailing the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean, died June 15 of a cardiac arrest at his Finksburg home.
He was 86.
The son of a businessman and a homemaker, Fred Michael Gloth Jr. was born in Baltimore...
| Jun 20, 2012
Rarely in history has the cause of a major economic problem been so clear, yet have so few been willing to see it.
The major reason this recovery has been so anemic is not Europe's debt crisis. It's not, as right-wing economists tell us, because taxes...
| Jun 25, 2012
William Foreman wasn't looking to make history when he elected to join the United States Marine Corps after the Selective Service System called his number for World War II.
The lifelong Catonsville resident could have joined the Army or Navy, like most...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Paul Joseph Feeley Sr., a former Baltimore County public defender and a Towson attorney died June 15 at St. Joseph Medical Center after suffering a fall at his Timonium home. He was 86.
Born in Baltimore and raised on West Fayette Street and on...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Louise V. Muhlbauer, a retired Hutzler's department store sales associate who enjoyed cooking and entertaining, died Wednesday of a stroke at Augsburg Lutheran Home and Village in Lochearn. The former longtime Parkville resident was 90.
The daughter of...