| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:50 AM
50 Years Ago
"Local Talent Entertains at Harriet Tubman, PTA.
"The Harriet Tubman High School PTA held its first activity for the year, an October Feast.
"In reality, this was a 'kick off' dinner to start the PTA membership drive,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Baltimore brewers waiting for the government’s approval of a new seasonal ale or the OK on new labels will have to wait until the federal shutdown is over.
The Alcohol Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, which lies within the Department of the Treasury,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Baltimore County Police responded to a call at 11:35 a.m. Wednesday about a man walking through Halethorpe carrying a shotgun.
"We received a hunting complaint in the woods near Arbutus Memorial Gardens," said police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathy Batton....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The idea that beer has just as much right as wine to be on a fancy dinner table is not a novelty. And during the annual Baltimore Beer Week celebration, which begins Friday, it's a matter of principle.
The beer dinner, a multicourse meal built around...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Michael Gisriel may have only served one term in the House of Delegates, but, by his own reckoning, he's "literally worked every session in Annapolis since 1979," counseling politicians and lobbying for various industries.
In 2015, he wants to return as...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:03 AM
A preliminary proposal to address overcrowding in the southwest part of Baltimore County was released last week after the final of two community stakeholder meetings in the area.
The Sept. 17 proposal includes a new 700-seat elementary school at the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Less than 25 days after Stephanie and Dominick Greco began parking their new food truck at the Halethorpe MARC train station, they were asked to leave.
Stephanie and Dominick Greco opened their train-themed food truck, Get Food Go, at the Halethorpe...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Alcuin H. "Al" Krebs, a retired Baltimore public schools reading resource teacher and World War II combat Marine, died Monday of Alzheimer's disease at Brightwood assisted living in Catonsville. He was 86.
The son of a lithographer and a homemaker,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Say the word "philanthropist" and the names of the wealthy and powerful come to mind.
But philanthropists don't need to make million-dollar gifts to help change lives. Many nonprofits in the Baltimore area thrive by receiving many small gifts —...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:12 PM
Standing in a warehouse full of food for needy families, three Democratic lawmakers called Monday for Congress to avoid sharp cuts to food stamps proposed in a $500 billion farm bill.
Lawmakers want to pass the massive legislation by the end of the year,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:11 AM
As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, we urge readers not to forget that this year there are still hundreds of thousands of Marylanders who won't be able to count on a dinner of turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans and cranberry sauce to celebrate the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:30 AM
It was back in March that Catonsville resident David Luco came up with an idea for the project to demonstrate his leadership skills that he needed to complete in order to become an Eagle Scout.
With some plywood, a few volunteers and a commitment to...