| Mar 5, 2013
| 5:46 AM
High-stepping, soft- and hard-shoe reeling members of the McHale School of Irish Dance have been taking part in the Baltimore St. Patrick's Day Parade for more than 25 years, and this year is no different.
On Sunday, March 10, up to 70 dancers from...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Madelaine D. Franzone, a former office administrator and homemaker who enjoyed opera, died Aug.3 of Alzheimer's disease at her longtime Timonium residence. She was 90.
The daughter of a chemist and a homemaker, Madelaine Dorothea Neutzel was born in...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:12 PM
The race car — what's left of it — sits in a yard in Middle River, a rusty hulk entombed by weeds. The engine's gone; the tires rotted.
"It ain't very pretty to look at," Pete Kantorsky, Jr. said of the 1937 Ford. But one man's junk is...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 8:28 AM
The two-man team from Eastern Technical High School faced a challenge: discover about a dozen "bugs" in a car, fix them, and restore the car to acceptable condition — all within 90 minutes.
Seniors Anthony Critcher and Brik Wisniewski did it in...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:44 AM
While all Maryland students are required to complete at least 75 service-learning hours before graduation, many Baltimore County Public Schools students far exceed this minimum requirement — earning as many as 7,500 hours.
Among those students who...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:44 PM
The Century boys won the indoor track state title by 39 points in February — and they did even better at the outdoor track and field championship meet.
The Knights raced to a big lead early and cruised home with the school's first outdoor track...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 8:49 PM
Lansdowne junior Tyler Jones scored a team-high 19 points, but it was a pair of plays he made at the defensive end of the court that secured the host Vikings’ 66-62 overtime victory over Overlea (8-10).
With the scored tied at 57-57 in the final...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:31 PM
No. 10 Edmondson fell behind early to No.13 Lake Clifton before settling down and into unselfish play and quick-change defenses to win, 63-52, in boys basketball Tuesday night.
The Red Storm (12-3) used ball-movement and good shot selection to build a...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Watch out for airborne pancakes at Arnolia United Methodist Church on Feb. 12. Congregants and guests will be competing in the annual pancake toss at the church in celebration of Shrove Tuesday.
Kay Spriggs, coordinator of the Shrove Tuesday pancake...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley said Monday that his administration proposes spending $336 million on school construction aid next year, including $25 million to add air conditioning to older schools.
At a news conference at Overlea High School —- more than...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Mt. Hebron hosted the annual District V Duals on Jan. 4-5 and the host school finished 7-0 with wins over Glen Burnie, Overlea, Chesapeake, Perry Hall, Annapolis, Northeast and Long Reach.
Freshman Josh Kendrick (106) finished 7-0 with three pins, two...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 1:45 PM
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz on Tuesday reiterated a familiar theme in stating that his top priority for the 2013 General Assembly session, which opens tomorrow in Annapolis, will be funding for education.
But Kamenetz also named legislation...