| Feb 23, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Prominent Maryland horse owner and breeder Sondra Bender died Wednesday afternoon after a battle with uterine cancer. She was 78
A resident of Bethesda, Bender and her husband Howard owned Glade Valley Farm in Frederick.
“I considered her the...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Lois O. Stoner, a past president of the League of Women Voters of Maryland who spent two decades as a liaison between the Montgomery County school board and the state legislature, died July 13 of complications from cancer at her home in Rockville. She was...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Archaeologists have discovered what they think are remains of a barn or blacksmith workshop in North Bethesda that could date to the days of Josiah Henson, a former slave whose autobiography inspired the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
Looking for evidence of...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 8:24 AM
Catonsville High earns $8,000 through Giant Food program
Catonsville High School was among the top 13 schools in Maryland that earned the most money through Giant Food's 2011-2012 A+ School Rewards Program, according to a release from Giant.
| Aug 14, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Archaeologists may have found remains of a barn or blacksmith shop from the days of Josiah Henson, a former slave whose autobiography was the inspiration for "Uncle Tom's Cabin," the Baltimore Sun reports.
Here's an excerpt from Scott Dance's story about...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:28 AM
The bus carrying Cody Stanton and other wounded soldiers breezed up Interstate 95 on Tuesday to the site of the former World Trade Center in New York, with an escort arranged by Baltimore's police commissioner.
The side door opened, and Stanton, who lost...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Clinton Fisk Wells Jr., a retired U.S. Department of Agriculture statistician and World War II veteran, died Saturday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at his Oak Crest Village retirement community home.
He was 88.
Born in San Jose, Calif., Mr....
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:11 PM
A losing bidder for the nearly half-billion-dollar contract to build and run two new travel plazas on Interstate 95 has asked a Montgomery County circuit judge to block state officials from voting on the agreement the morning of March 7 as planned.
| Mar 2, 2012
| 3:24 PM
A Montgomery County circuit judge cleared the way Friday for the state Board of Public Works to vote next week on a half-billion-dollar contract to rebuild and operate the two Interstate 95 travel plazas north of Baltimore.
Judge Eric Johnson lifted...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 8:14 PM
Class 4A-3A Team Scores through Day 1
Place Score Name
1 48.00 River Hill
2 34.00 Urbana
3 31.50 Tuscarora
4 30.00 Wilde Lake
5 27.00 Perry Hall
6 26.50 La Plata
7 22.50 North County
8 22.00 Thomas Wootton
9 21.00 Thomas Stone
| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Class 4A-3A Championship Round
106 - Salvo (PEH) md Smith (THS), 8-0
113 - Leadbeter (NOC) d Savage (TUS), 5-4
120 - Harrell (BDN) d Colbert (NHG), 3-2
126 - Kraisser (CTN) md Alley (SRI), 14-4
132 - T. Goodwin (ARU) d Taylor (BAR), 9-4
138 - Sutton...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:17 PM
The state Board of Public Works approved a half-billion-dollar contract on Wednesday to replace the two travel plazas on Interstate 95 north of Baltimore over the objection of a losing bidder that has vowed a legal battle to stop the deal.
By a 2-1 vote,...