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  • Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Qureshi, surgeon

    Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Qureshi, surgeon
    Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Qureshi, a retired surgeon who worked with the elderly residents of Baltimore's public high-rise apartments, died of complications of Alzheimer's disease May 6 at Quail Run Assisted Living in Perry Hall. He was 75 and had lived in...
  • Senate GOP leader faces challenge from right

    Senate GOP leader faces challenge from right
    David R. Brinkley has no problem with being called an establishment Republican. He's the party's leader in the Maryland Senate, a master of the state budget process and a pragmatist adept at bringing tax dollars back from Democratic-dominated Annapolis to...
  • Horse rescue organizations team up on April 26

    Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue, of Mount Airy, and Little Longears Miniature Donkey Rescue, of Westminster, are hosting a special event Saturday, April 26, in Mount Airy. Residents are invited to the Southern States parking lot, 1312 S. Main St., to...
  • Ellicott City scorns neon [History Matters]

    May 1965 "Lower Main Street To Get Renovation Try: "The face of lower Ellicott City is in for a change; a change that will hopefully bring tourists into our historical town and will usher in a new burst of economic potential. "A few months ago, John...
  • University of Maryland Symphony to perform memorized, choreographed 'Appalachian Spring'

    University of Maryland Symphony to perform memorized, choreographed 'Appalachian Spring'
    The last thing an orchestra musician expects to do is memorize music — that's for soloists. And even if orchestral members had reason to learn every note of a piece by heart, they wouldn't expect to dance around a stage while playing. Unless...
  • Baltimore police officer, three other men arrested in Baltimore County prostitution sting

    Baltimore police officer, three other men arrested in Baltimore County prostitution sting
    Four men, including a Baltimore City police officer, were arrested in a prostitution sting in Baltimore County, police said. Police said the sting involved the men "coming to a Baltimore County location, soliciting prostitution and offering money to...
  • Three die in Columbia mall shooting

    Three die in Columbia mall shooting
    Gunfire pierced the Saturday morning bustle at The Mall in Columbia, a gathering place for many in the planned suburban community, sending shoppers racing for cover as two store employees were fatally shot by a man who police said then killed himself....
  • A tragedy of undetermined cause [Editorial]

    A tragedy of undetermined cause  [Editorial]
    We join with those who mourn the young people who died in the senseless shooting at the Mall in Columbia Saturday morning. And we are grateful to those police and firefighters who fearlessly responded to the scene and extend our sympathies to those...
  • Carroll schools closed Tuesday

    Carroll schools closed Tuesday
    Carroll County Public School officials decided to close schools Tuesday morning after announcing Monday night that schools would open two hours late. Carroll Community College and the Mount Airy College Center will open at 10 a.m. Tuesday, while...
  • Grace Elizabeth Crowder, homemaker

    Grace Elizabeth Crowder, homemaker
    Grace Elizabeth Crowder, a homemaker who canned vegetables from her farm, died of stroke complications Tuesday at Providence Place Assisted Living in Chambersburg, Pa. The Mount Airy resident was 86. Born Grace Elizabeth Dieter in Baltimore, she was...
  • Tea Time at Savage Mill

    Tea Time at Savage Mill
    With whiskey barrel chairs, rows of colored glass bottles and mismatched antique teacups reminiscent of a Mad Hatter tea party, Twisted Teahouse is not your traditional teahouse. The Savage Mill business is half tea boutique, half consignment shop and...
  • Calvert Hall coach Donald Davis joins USA Football safety workshop

    Calvert Hall coach Donald Davis joins USA Football safety workshop
    Calvert Hall football coach Donald Davis and 20 other coaches and former players will participate in a USA Football safety workshop this weekend in Indianapolis. Instructors at the the two-day Heads Up Football program will teach Davis and others...