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  • Chapman's four wins lead Tech girls to fifth straight region track title

    Paige Chapman won four events to lead the Harford Tech girls to their fifth straight regional track title Saturday in the 2A East meet at Kent Island. Chapman led a 1-2-3 Tech finish in the 100 dash in 12.34 seconds then set a school record in winning...
  • Western Tech among magazine's top 500 high schools in U.S.

    Western Tech among magazine's top 500 high schools in U.S.
    Western School of Technology and Environmental Science was one of only five Baltimore County Public Schools that made U.S. News & World Report's "Best High Schools" list of the top public high schools. Two of the five, Eastern Technical (7 in Maryland)...
  • State making progress on bridge upkeep with increased funding

    State making progress on bridge upkeep with increased funding
    The crack on a steel girder on the underside of the westbound Interstate 70 bridge over the Patapsco River was so small that it wouldn't catch the eye of most. But within a half-hour of a bridge cleaning-and-painting contractor spotting it, a...
  • Man rescued from water in Howard County

    Man rescued from water in Howard County
    A 22-year-old man was rescued from the Patapsco River in cardiac arrest Sunday afternoon, according to Howard County fire officials. Firefighters and swift-water rescue teams from both Howard and Carroll counties responded to a 911 call at 12:30 p.m....
  • Baltimore's position in crude oil market grows as U.S. confronts concerns

    Baltimore's position in crude oil market grows as U.S. confronts concerns
    A Houston-based company asked Maryland for a permit to ship millions of gallons of crude oil through its South Baltimore marine terminal as the nation's oil industry surges. Another company in the Fairfield industrial area began moving crude oil in...
  • Arbutus Arts Festival, Catonsville businesses recognized for commercial revitalization

    Arbutus Arts Festival, Catonsville businesses recognized for commercial revitalization
    Three Catonsville area business owners and volunteers with the Arbutus Arts Festival were among the winners Wednesday night at an award ceremony held in Pikesville for businesses and individuals who have contributed to the county's Commercial...
  • Carver senior wins national art award

    Carver senior wins national art award
    Like many artists before her, Lisa Su has found inspiration from the intricate patterns and textures found in nature: the red seeds from the inside of a pomegranate, barnacles adhering to a rock. Yet the materials she uses are not beautiful or intricate....
  • Baltimore harbor earns failing water grades

    Baltimore harbor earns failing water grades
    Baltimore's harbor earned a failing grade for water quality in the latest assessment of its ecological health, despite fewer reported sewage overflows last year. Though the harbor's overall grade for 2013, to be released Wednesday, is down from a C-...
  • Busy season for Howard County Ballet Company [Ellicott City]

    Peter Pan, Tinkerbell, Wendy and the Lost Boys battled the evil Captain Hook recently during Howard County Ballet's production of "Peter Pan," choreographed by HCB founder and director Kathi Ferguson and staged at Centennial High School. Thirteen-year...
  • Help for Howard residents curious about their ancestors

    Help for Howard residents curious about their ancestors
    Among the generations of fine ancestors Dennis Ayers discovered while climbing through the branches of his family tree are a "witch" and an "Indian-slayer." Then there's the 11th-century tale of the origin of his family name with William the Conqueror's...
  • County-owned Belmont welcomes first visitors

    County-owned Belmont welcomes first visitors
    A throng of students from Elkridge Landing Middle School swarmed across the historic Belmont property in Elkridge last week. They examined lichen on century-old tombstones, built makeshift erosion filters and dressed up in 19th-century costumes to...
  • Time to think about swimming pools, summer camps [Elkridge]

    It's not too early to get your family registered for summer fun. Watermont Swim Club, home of the Bullfrogs, a Division One Swim Team, is currently accepting applications for membership. As the number of memberships available is limited, Watermont...