| May 15, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Kathryn Manion was "at a loss for words" Tuesday night — shortly after being honored for her way with them.
At a private club in New York, Manion, 22, was named the 2012 winner of Washington College's Sophie Kerr Prize, which at more than $58,000...
| May 17, 2012
| 3:42 PM
South River High School senior Caitlin Byrnes says her parents have been stressing the importance of college since she was young, and though she listened to the message, she didn't think it applied to her.
The Crofton resident would consider the family...
| May 25, 2012
| 8:17 AM
At first glance, the event listed on Gov. Martin O'Malley's schedule for Saturday seems utterly implausible.
"Governor O’Malley to attend Chestertown Tea Party," reads the listing for 1:30 afternoon at the Chestertown Dock in the Kent County seat....
| May 27, 2012
Several readers wrote me about last week's column that told the story of federal Judge Sarah Tilghman Hughes, a Baltimorean who swore in Lyndon B. Johnson as president aboard Air Force One after the assassination of John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963.
| Oct 31, 2012
| 10:19 AM
The all-you-can-eat breakfast is at Harmony Lodge on Tome Highway Saturday, Nov. 10 from 7 to 10 a.m.
Moore's Chapel United Methodist Church invites guests to The Pumpkin Prom – a dance for all ages on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Despite well-known challengers and widespread dissatisfaction with Washington, most of Maryland's incumbents in the House of Representatives appear to be cruising to re-election — a result of convoluted congressional districts and large Democratic...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Marjorie J. Bowers, who worked as a senior administrative assistant for city public schools for nearly three decades, died Aug. 22 of complications from leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice. She was 87.
The daughter of a minister and a nurse, Marjorie...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:59 AM
Department of Natural Resoruces Police started a third day's search early Thursday for a 52-year-old boater missing and presumed dead in Middle River creek.
As divers stopped searching Wednesday, another body was located in the Chester River across the...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Rescue workers searched Monday for a 27-year-old man from Philadelphia who fell off a sailboat near Gibson Island during an afternoon squall.
According to Sgt. Brian Albert, public information officer for the Maryland Natural Resources Police,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Wendy Rosen, the Democratic nominee to challenge Republican Rep. Andy Harris in the First Congressional District, withdrew from the race Monday amid allegations that she had voted in elections in both Maryland and Florida in 2006 and 2008.
| Sep 14, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Wendy Rosen, the Democratic challenger to Republican Rep. Andy Harris in the 1st Congressional District, withdrew from the race Monday amid allegations that she voted in elections in both Maryland and Florida in 2006 and 2008.
It was unclear, however,...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Elections officials in Florida say they are asking prosecutors there to investigate allegations that former Maryland congressional candidate Wendy Rosen was registered and voted in both states.
"After receiving information locally concerning this issue,...