| Apr 6, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Barbara M. Santamaria, a retired Veterans Administration nurse practitioner and a past president of the Maryland Nurses Association, died of congestive heart failure Wednesday at Franklin Square Medical Center. The Oak Crest Village Retirement Community...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:02 AM
Seven high school seniors from Carroll County Public Schools have been named finalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, according to a news release from the school system.
The merit scholarship program honors individual students...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:03 AM
In the early years of Columbia, William Cochran often rode his bike from his family's home in Clarksville to explore the new city, where the fountain in man-made Wilde Lake and other examples of public art made an indelible impression.
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:41 AM
The Board of Carroll County Commissioners announced Monday that Fuchs North America will be relocating from Owings Mills to Hampsted.
The company, part of the worldwide Fuchs Group since 1990, may be better known locally as "Baltimore Spice."...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:25 AM
A shooting that prompted a three-hour lockdown at McDaniel College early Sunday stemmed from a confrontation between a group of students and four men just off the Westminster campus, police said.
A group of male students was walking back to the campus...
| Mar 16, 2014
Almost every seat was quickly vacated in the student union's Decker Forum when the desserts arrived.
The dense chocolate mousse cake and the apple tart drew sighs of happiness from the high school students in the room, even after they had already...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Meteorologists and utility officials cautioned of possible power outages Wednesday night as wind gusts up to 50 mph blow through the region, along with possible thunderstorms and then a burst of cold air.
The combination of high winds and saturated soil...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:16 AM
The Maryland State Police announced in a news release Thursday that it will offer a secure drop-off site at the Westminster Barrack for unwanted or expired prescription medications.
The drop box is located within the main lobby of the Westminster...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As of 9:50 a.m., all lanes have reopened on southbound Interstate 83 near Cold Spring Lane after a fatal crash near the Pepsi sign, the Maryland Department of Transportation said.
A driver was ejected amid the crash, which had shut down I-83 earlier...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:38 AM
The Maryland vs. Pennsylvania boys basketball all-star game, which features Maryland seniors from various local leagues, is set for 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Harrisburg Christian Athletic Center.
Last year, the Maryland squad came away with a 117-105...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Towson kept the game close for nearly a quarter before No. 2 Maryland went on a 7-0 run and won, 19-8, Wednesday night.
Kelly McPartland had a game-high six goals for the host Terps (12-0). Gabby Cha (Mount de Sales) gave the Tigers (5-5) a 1-0 lead 2:...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:01 PM
From a field of more than 300 teachers in Carroll County public schools who were recognized Wednesday, eight finalists for the 2014 Carroll County Public Schools Teacher of the Year Award have been chosen.
Those eight are:
• Teresa Adkins:...