| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Even as the manufacturing industry sheds jobs overall, a number of firms in Maryland want to hire — and aren't having an easy time of it.
That's what the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership heard when the nonprofit talked to 40...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:12 PM
A Halethorpe man charged in his girlfriend's death was found dead in his jail cell last month, closing the case, court records show.
County officials said Roland Damie Haywood, 43, was found at 3:06 a.m. on Nov 19, for an apparent suicide at the...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Sick of the holidays? Santa didn't bring what you wanted? Or maybe you are just looking to spruce up the garden? Send your Christmas tree to the wood chipper.
Christmas tree disposal began as early as Thursday and continues into January around the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:48 AM
"There's a song in the air. There's a star in the sky. There's a mother's sweet prayer and a baby's low cry. And that star rains its fire while the heavenly sing. For the manger in Bethlehem cradles a king."
Welcome the King of Kings at a worship planned...
| Dec 7, 2013
Date: Oct. 18
Her story: Danielle Snyder, 27, grew up in Elkton. She works in marketing at Remline Corp. in Newark, Del. Her parents, Joe and Linda Snyder, live in Cecilton.
His story: Alexander "Alex" Lloyd, 27, grew up in Halethorpe. He is a...
| 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 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 7, 2013
| 12:18 PM
A Baltimore-area man was charged with 10 counts of possessing child pornography in Harford County, according to prosecutors at a recent bail review.
The man, William Meade Higbee, 70, has addresses in the 2900 block of Pinewood Avenue in Halethorpe...
| 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 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 15, 2013
| 7:26 AM
The event hall at the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department was packed with nearly 200 people for last week's forum featuring all nine Democratic candidates for three open seats in the House of Delegates for District 12.
The Nov. 13 forum, hosted by District...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Hundreds of volunteers flocked to the Maryland Food Bank's Halethorpe, Salisbury and Hagerstown locations Thursday to pack a total of 18,000 boxes of holiday food for those in need.
"It's going to help 18,000 people feel normal for a day," said...