| Dec 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In a recent article regarding cigarette smuggling and illegal drug imports in Pikesville, the accused are identified as persons "of Azerbaijani descent" ("Raid targets pharmacy, restaurant Dec. 12). Of what bearing does this identification have upon the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Julia Andree Delbourgo, who hid from the Nazis in wartime France and, after immigrating to the U.S. with her family, taught French in Baltimore private schools, died of cancer Sept. 7 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Pikesville resident...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Traditional is a word rarely found in the vocabulary of Michael and Jennifer Schiff — except when defined as love for family, friends and each other.
"Different is the theme of our lives," explained Jennifer Schiff, a 30-year-old real estate agent...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:44 PM
After an interruption of nearly 30 years, movies will once again play at Pikesville's Pikes Theatre beginning Friday.
"I'm a true believer in neighborhood theaters," said Ira Miller, who will operate the revived movie house in the front half of a...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 1:19 PM
The transformation of a vacant, 12-story eyesore into a gleaming office building has brought workers, shoppers and diners to the northern edge of downtown Towson — thanks in part to a public financing package that waived repayment of millions of...
| Sep 28, 2013
Date: July 21, 2013
Her story: Jessica Agus, 27, grew up in Chevy Chase. She teaches ninth-grade history in San Jose, Calif. Her parents, Robert Agus and Rochelle Helzner, live in Chevy Chase.
His story: Ben Bregman, 33, grew up in Bethesda. He is a...
| Sep 21, 2013
Date: Aug. 24, 2013
Her story: Courtney Schapiro, 28, grew up in Owings Mills. She is a speech language pathologist in Chicago. Her mother and stepfather, Susie and David Nevins, live in Pikesville. Her father and stepmother, Jeffrey and Amy Schapiro,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:15 AM
What an amazingly fresh perspective was offered by commentator Richard Vatz on the Towson Town Hall meeting and the arrest of a disruptive parent, Robert Small ("Giving lip service to debate," Sept. 27).
Mr. Vatz stated very clearly that people give...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:41 PM
As Beit Tikvah Congregation's new rabbi, Larry Pinsker settled into his new office, a visitor couldn't help noticing stuffed animals and action figures on a bookshelf, including ones of Moses, Sigmund Freud and Plastic Man, a 1950s precursor of Elastic...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:37 AM
One course uses three-dimensional software. Another involves hands-on projects. A third requires documenting work in an engineer's notebook.
Next year, an innovative, award-winning science program is coming to Owings Mills High School and Abbey...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Naylor W. "Bill" Ruppert, a retired machinist who also had owned and managed a trash-removal business, died Tuesday of lung disease at his Stevensville home. He was 86.
Naylor Wilbert Ruppert was born in Baltimore and raised in Garrison. He attended...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Baltimore Beltway near Route 295 in Anne Arundel County has reopened after a four-vehicle collision had closed the roadway, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transportation Authority said that the Interstate 695 Curtis...