| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:30 AM
First come the members of the Second English Evangelical Lutheran Church congregation, greeting friends with whom they have shared potlucks and weddings and baptisms and, more and more now, funerals.
Later, through a side door of the brick church,...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
I've been an avid reader of The Sun, but if the paper wants to be a credible publication it has to be fair in its criticism of Baltimore County School Supt. Dallas Dance ("Balto. Co. schools' song and dance," Aug. 19).
I have two grandkids in the county...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Del. Emmett Burns, a Baltimore minister, directed his Sunday sermon at the children of his congregation, warning them to be careful in their dealings with police, after a white officer killed an unarmed 18-year-old black man in Ferguson, Mo., last week....
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Date: May 31
Her story: Kia Houston, 37, grew up in Baltimore and Randallstown. She is a budget specialist for the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her parents, Vernetta and Daniel Wilson, live in Randallstown. His story: Mike Castille,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Sister Mary Mark Walsh, a retired teacher who was a member of the Sisters of Mercy for nearly 78 years, died of heart failure Saturday at the Villa, her order's Baltimore County retirement home. She was 97.
Born Ruth Anna Walsh in Baltimore County,...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Dorothy G. Ellison, a retired medical secretary who was a longtime member of Beth Tfiloh Congregation, died June 30 of kidney failure at her Pikesville home. She was 94.
The daughter of Maurice Hirschhorn and Sarah Polonsky Hirschhorn, Dorothy...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:39 PM
The Maryland State Highway Administration plans to lower the speed limit and add median fencing and a new traffic light on U.S. 1 near the University of Maryland, College Park, after a startling number of pedestrian deaths on the road.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:43 PM
From a home base in Houston, federal authorities say, a Remington native has been directing a cross-country drug operation that shipped large quantities of heroin to Baltimore, New York, New Orleans and elsewhere.
Fred Douglas Brooks III, 46, had...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Three years ago, no student at Milford Mill Academy passed the Advanced Placement calculus exam, which made it clear that unprepared students were being pushed into the high-level class.
In an attempt to change that, a dozen high school students who...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:02 PM
When school lets out for the summer, many children lose access to free and reduced-price meals. In the past two weeks, Baltimore County and City both ramped up their efforts to feed these children, who account for eighty-four percent of students in...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Reptile Wonders shows to come
° Cockeysville Library, 9833 Greenside Drive, July 19, 2 p.m.
° Randallstown Library, 8604 Liberty Road, July 23, 6:30 p.m
° Woodlawn Library, 1811 Woodlawn, July 31, at 2 p.m.
° Towson Library, 320 York Road Aug. 16,...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Last weekend a 21-year-old University of Maryland student from Randallstown was struck and killed by a minivan ("University of Maryland, city officials urge pedestrian safety on U.S. 1," July 7).
While tragic on its own, two additional pedestrians...