| Jun 1, 2013
John Williams has won just about everything there is to win in the music industry, including a slew of Grammys, Golden Globes, Emmys and no less than five Academy Awards — his record of 48 Oscar nominations is second only to Walt Disney.
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:25 PM
A winter weather advisory is in effect for northern counties from 4 a.m. through 10 a.m. Friday, with up to an inch or two of snow mixed with sleet and freezing rain expected as a major snowstorm heads northeast to slam New England.
The advisory applies...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 7:13 AM
The IRS says it will extend the tax deadline for filing and paying taxes to July 15 for Boston area taxpayers and others affected by the bombing on Monday, the tax deadline.
This three-month extension will automatically apply to taxpayers living in...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Graduates of the Johns Hopkins University's master's program in science writing have explained the prospects of life on Mars, the promise of neuroscience research and the ethics of animal testing on the pages of Scientific American, Nature and Popular...
| May 2, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Three UMBC women’s players were named to the All-America East conference teams, including defender Jamie Fahey, who was honored for the third straight year.
Fahey (Loch Raven) and midfielder Kirsten Bilney (Mount Hebron) made the first team...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 6:30 AM
As the horror of the bombing in Boston shocked us and filled us with disgust, many people noticed the swiftness and efficiency of the first responders and were astounded ("Acts of humanity," April 17). How did it happen? As reported on the Israel21C...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 11:47 PM
Sean Rogers completed his hat trick with the game-winner in overtime as the No.7 Notre Dame men's lacrosse team beat host Hofstra, 6-5, on Saturday at James M. Shuart Stadium.
Notre Dame (3-1) trailed 4-3 late in regulation when Jim Marlatt evened the...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:00 AM
The Fork & Wrench, a new bar/restaurant in Canton modeled on Prohibition-era speakeasies, shifts to full-mode this weekend after a week-long soft launch.
Andy Gruver, one of the owners, said the grand opening is March 29, but he promised the bar will...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:35 AM
The Towson University community is expressing condolences this week to colleague, Deb Moriarty, for the death of her husband, Gregory Giovanazzi.
Moriarty is vice president for student affairs at Towson University, and also serves as president for the...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Norman Henley, a retired Russian-language and world literature teacher and academic editor, died of congestive heart failure at the Charlestown Retirement Community in Catonsville. He was 96 and had earlier lived in Remington and Charles Village.
| Jan 6, 2012
| 9:43 AM
I love rankings, particularly when Baltimore or Maryland makes the cut by some outside group.
Who can forget when Baltimore was rated by a travel magazine as having the ugliest people.
In this latest rankings, Kiplinger magazine named Baltimore as one...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Update: Mirlande Wilson told WRC-TV in Washington Thursday that she has lost her ticket.
If you've been following the bizarre story about the Baltimore woman who claims she may have won a piece of the Mega Millions record-breaking $656 million jackpot,...