| Jun 30, 2011
| 3:15 PM
Arthur William Divens Sr., a World War II submariner who later worked for the Central Intelligence Agency and the Maryland Transit Administration, died June 25 of heart failure at Genesis Elder Care Center in Severna Park.
He was 86.
The son of a...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 2:49 PM
Joan Brown Sadler, a nurse, avid gardener and volunteer for the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, died June 28 of breast cancer at Mercy Hospital.
The longtime Roland Park resident was 76.
"She would always say she was a professional volunteer," said her...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:32 PM
On a recent Saturday afternoon, a man addressed a crowd of about 50 at a brewery right outside Baltimore and said, "Let us pray."
He raised his arm, looked over his flock and solemnly intoned: "Our lager which art in barrels, thy will be drunk, at the...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 2:51 PM
The shipbuilding future of Maryland is 90 feet long and smells of Spanish cedar and fresh paint.
Tied to the dock, with tradesmen swarming on deck and below, the Hunting Creek bobs gently on the Wicomico River. Within weeks, the tugboat with the gleaming...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 11:50 AM
Lillie Chappell was up about $50, then down about the same, and was into her third hour playing a video game — pressing a button on the computer screen and watching tumbling four-leaf clovers, bars, horseshoes, numeral sevens. Compared with slot...
| Dec 27, 2011
This holiday season, thousands of families are welcoming home children, siblings, spouses and parents from the Middle East. For family members and service members alike, this return marks a long-anticipated and joyful reunion. But for the soldiers,...
| Jul 11, 2012
Amie Lynn Palatucci and Nicholas Hunt Altenburger were married on May 27 at Mountain Branch Golf and Country Club in Joppa. The bride is the daughter of Michael Palatucci of Fallston and Carol Murillo of Santa Barbara, Calif. The groom is the son of...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Lainie Contreras and Steve Jasinski, of Laurel, announce the birth of their daughter, Samantha Allison Jasinski, on Sept. 6, 2011 at 11:51 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and is the sister of Jessica.. Grandparents are Joe and Teresa Contreras, of...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Yessssssss. God is in his heaven, and for a couple of minutes Thursday night during CNN's GOP debate, the relationship between the press and grandstanding TV politicians was finally back in balance.
When moderator Wolf Blitzer asked Newt Gingrich if...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Marjorie Catherine Ordun, a homemaker and volunteer, died of complications from dementia Jan. 27 at Kline Hospice House in Frederick. She was 89 and had lived in Severna Park and Towson.
Marjorie Catherine Paulsen was born in Omaha, Neb. She attended a...
| May 20, 2012
| 3:00 AM
So the people got sick of it, all those criminals being coddled by all those bleeding heart liberal judges with all their soft-headed concern for rights and rehabilitation. And a wave swept this country in the Reagan years, a wave ridden by pundits and...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Samuel Elijah Brown, 22, of the 400 block of South Law Street, was arrested on a bench warrant Tuesday in a case in which he was charged with driving under the influence of...