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  • Sun sets on 31-year Sun career

     
    This past August I marked 40 years in the newspaper business, including more than 31 years in Baltimore, first at The Evening Sun and, after 1993, at The Sun. This week will be my last. I am taking a buyout, extended by the......
  • RIP William Donald Schaefer, fan of history, hats

    While representing Historic St. Mary's City during a Maryland Day celebration in Annapolis nearly a quarter-century ago, I presented an impressive replica 17th century helmet (called a "lobstertail) to the state's new governor, William Donald Schaefer....
  • Cary B. Beehler, sales associate

    Cary B. Beehler, sales associate
    Cary B. Beehler, a former Cross Keys sales associate and avid bird watcher whose travels took her all over the world in pursuit of her hobby, died May 7 from complications of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson. The Blakehurst retirement community...
  • Head of the Class: North Baltimore County college students earn degrees, honors

    Megan Uebersax, of Sparks, graduated from Berry College, Rome, Ga. with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Spanish. Lauren M. Thomas, of White Hall, graduated from Millersville University of Pennsylvania on May 12 with a Bachelor of Arts in...
  • NASA rocket launch to be visible from Ocean City on Thursday

    NASA rocket launch to be visible from Ocean City on Thursday
    A NASA rocket launch scheduled at Wallops Flight Facility on Thursday morning will provide a show as far away as the Maryland and Delaware beaches. The space agency is launching a research rocket with 17 experiments on board. The experiments were...
  • Archaeologists uncover Maryland's first capitol

    Archaeologists have uncovered the stone and brick foundation of a St. Mary's City structure that served as Maryland's first state house. The Calvert House site was identified in the 1980s. On Thursday, the Historic St. Mary's City museum announced its...
  • Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Friday

    Good morning, Baltimore: Need to know for Friday
    WEATHER Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies in the Baltimore area, with a high near 94. There is a 70 percent chance of precipitation, most likely after 1 p.m. Friday night is expected to be cloudy, with a low around 72. TRAFFIC Check our...
  • Head of the Class: Residents earn degrees, dean's list honors

    The following students graduated from James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va., in fall 2011. Newman Yen, of Nottingham and Douglas Peters, of Perry Hall. Kelly Moffett, of Parkville; Caitlin Canoles, Rachel Lebowitz, Emily Parker and Michael Partin,...
  • Discovery of WWII shells at state park spurs search

    Discovery of WWII shells at state park spurs search
    Growing up, George E. Raley Jr. heard stories that the military had conducted some sort of testing during World War II on the quiet Southern Maryland peninsula known as Newtowne Neck. As an adult, he would learn that his father had assisted in...
  • Head of the Class: Local scholars earn dean's list honors

    Irene Harris of Cockeysville, attending University of Dallas, Irving, Texas is spending the spring semester studying abroad at the University of Dallas' 12-acre Eugene Constantin Campus just outside Rome, Italy. The following students were named to the...
  • Review: Do the time warp at Lighthouse Tavern

    Review: Do the time warp at Lighthouse Tavern
    After a run of the best of the '80s, Lighthouse Tavern's music selection hit its nadir with Eddie Murphy's "Party all the Time." Most bartenders would have quickly pushed 'skip,' but not mine, who pumped up the volume — and, when asked if the singer...
  • Mary F. Guth

    Mary F. Guth
    Mary F. Guth, a retired psychiatric social worker who enjoyed sailing, died Sept. 16 of complications from an intestinal infection at Northwest Hospital. She was 88. The daughter of a house painter and a registered nurse, she was born Mary Frances...