| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Shara Miller, a student at Arbutus Middle School, has been named the winner in the 27th annual "Champions of Courage" Black History Month Essay Competition presented by M&T Bank, according to a release from Baltimore County Public Schools.
| Jan 26, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Early this month, I shopped at Loehmann's for the last time. The national off-price, fashion retailer chain was bankrupt and liquidating. As a kind of monument to local fashion history and my own past, the Timonium store beckoned me from Pennsylvania...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Perhaps something can be said for snowstorms before big track meets. Judging by some of the performances by several Catonsville-area athletes, having five days off before the Baltimore County track and field championships Jan. 23 at the Maryland...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Date: Oct. 26
Her story: Theresa "TC" Kouo, 37, grew up in Guilderland, N.Y., a suburb of Albany. After completing a radiology residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center and neuroradiology fellowship at University of California, Los Angeles,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:45 PM
With more than 60 percent of Dulaney High's seniors taking tough college-level Advanced Placement classes, their principal has fewer worries about achievement than most administrators.
Instead, she worries about students taking too many difficult...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:26 AM
A three-alarm fire broke out in a garden apartment complex in Pikesville early Thursday morning, sending two people to the hospital with minor injuries, Baltimore County fire officials said.
Several people were inside their homes as the fire was...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:00 AM
Isaac Hametz doesn't identify as an Orthodox Jew, and neither do many of the Jewish people living in downtown. But the 30-year-old was enlisted by the leader of Lloyd Street's B'nai Israel congregation for a singularly Orthodox quest: Determine how to...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Where's The Sun's editorial page today with all the new revelations about Benghazi and Robert Gates' new book, "Duty?" Even The Sun's ultra liberal attack dog, Thomas F. Schaller, writes about "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" ("The outrage machine,"...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:02 PM
A deal that fell through three years ago led to an unusually happy outcome for Manny and Gayle Levy.
The couple had thought a move to condominium living would simplify their lives and free them from the upkeep of the Pikesville mid-century modern,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Shelia Burkhalter and her 8-year-old daughter, Sydney, spent Monday afternoon cutting out maps, drawing and writing in matching books titled, "My personal journey."
The Burkhalters were participating in a day of activities at the Walters Art Museum to...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:10 PM
I. Morton "Buddy" Schindler, an electrical engineer who oversaw the pumping operation for Baltimore's water supply system, died Friday at Sinai Hospital of complications of a fall he suffered in December. He was 87 and lived in Pikesville.
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Dr. Elmer Hoffman, a retired Baltimore surgeon who had been a pioneer in breast cancer surgery and immediate reconstruction and was also an advocate of the use of "super cold surgery" to ease the pain of the terminally ill, died Monday of complications...