| Aug 22, 2013
| 9:29 AM
The annual summer concert series at the Lurman Woodland Theatre concludes this weekend.
On Saturday, Aug. 24, Jay Cleaver and the Love Leaders will take the stage at the Lurman Woodland Theatre.
Led by Cleaver on the saxophone and vocals, the band...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Though she knew more than most people about Howard County's history, Joetta Cramm always considered herself to be an amateur historian.
"I really look at local history as my hobby," Cramm said in a Baltimore Sun feature about her work in 1996. "I...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:52 AM
On April 8, 2013, Kevin Mercer was issued a citation from Baltimore County for illegally housing two chickens in the backyard of his Catonsville home.
On Aug. 22, he was granted a variance from the county, giving him permission to keep them.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Stefanie Trop decided to live in Butchers Hill, a 7-minute walk from the Johns Hopkins medical campus, because all her friends live and work in the city and she didn't want to drive to school.
"It's not always the most pleasant walk; it's not very...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:34 AM
At 11:54 a.m. Wednesday, the Baltimore County Fire Department was dispatched to a 1-alarm fire at 1928 Oak Lodge Road in Catonsville.
"A fire was seen coming through the roof," said Louise Rogers-Feher, a county fire spokeswoman. "Heavy fire was showing...
| 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 —...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Among the 60 calls for medical and fire-rescue service received by the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department during the period Sept. 1-8, were the following
Wilkens Avenue at Beechfield Road, 11:10 a.m. Sept. 7. Crews responded to the report of a brush...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Fractured Prune Doughnuts, the Ocean City phenomenon known for hand-dipped doughnuts made-to-order with a choice of glazes, toppings and sugar, is going national.
A new owner plans to spread the concept across the United States and open 50 new...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Among the 76 calls for medical and fire-rescue service the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department received during the period Sept. 8-15 were the following:
912 South Rolling Road, 2:08 p.m. Sept. 12. Crews from the Arbutus volunteer station and Catonsville,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...