| Jun 16, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Rebecca Groves "Becky" Smith, a former educator and social worker who had been a trustee at what is now McDaniel College for more than three decades, died Thursday of heart failure at William Hill Manor in Easton. She was 95.
The former Rebecca Groves,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 10:20 AM
President Barack Obama owes congressional Republicans at least a thank-you card for their efforts to block Richard Cordray as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. That GOP leaders continue to howl over Mr. Obama's decision on Wednesday to...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Donna Bethea, a health care analyst and longtime Northwest Baltimore resident, died of leukemia Tuesday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
She was 44.
Ms. Bethea was born in Baltimore and raised on Brighton Avenue. She was a 1985 graduate of...
| Mar 3, 2009
| 4:22 PM
That crash you heard this morning all over Baltimore was the sound of another record falling. This morning's low of 10 degrees just before dawn at BWI-Marshall Airport was the coldest official reading on a March 3 since record-keeping began in 1871.......