| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Voters in Howard County elected two incumbents and a first-time challenger to the school board on Tuesday.
Incumbent Janet Siddiqui took the top spot, followed by first-time candidate Ann De Lacy and fellow incumbent Ellen Giles.
Siddiqui said she was...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:17 PM
McDonogh, sr., attack
•Strong, crafty offensive quarterback tough to stop on the crease; had 42 goals,
•Scored Eagles' first six goals in IAAM AConference title victory
•Under Armour All-American; signed...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:12 PM
When he started to run competitively as a freshman — going out for cross country to prepare for the basketball season — Perry Hall senior standout Vince Ciattei said he didn't have much success.
But there was something about running that...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 4:17 PM
There was a time when any protest worth its salt meant time and sweat, with picketing in inclement weather, massing in Washington and possibly even the risk of violence or getting arrested. People went to jail to support the Montgomery bus boycott...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Marta Mossburg's recent column on state employee pensions cites the work of Joshua Rauh and Robert Novy-Marx to say how much more Marylanders can expect to pay to "fully fund the system" ("Shifting pension burden means higher taxes," June 5).
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Former St. John’s attackman Harry Kutner has enrolled for graduate classes this fall at Loyola, a team spokesman confirmed Wednesday.
The left-hander is expected to join the defending NCAA champion in the spring and provide competition to replace...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 6:59 AM
Talk in Congress of letting the District of Columbia tax commuters is getting a cool reception in Maryland.
Officials in Washington say such a measure could raise $1.2 billion in new revenue — enough to fund nearly an eighth of the district's $9.65...
| 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...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Susan Reimer must have been in a hurry to excoriate Rep. Paul Ryan because she didn't bother to get her facts or her logic straight ("Ryan and the GOP's women problem," Aug. 16).
When did Rep. Paul Ryan disrespect nuns? Ms. Reimer says the nuns'...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Dante Liberatore already knew the value of participating in a "restaurant week" — a special promotion in which restaurants offer various discounts and special menus to showcase their establishments. With restaurants in Harford and Baltimore...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Clement Ng and Michael Tait, both of Laurel, were named to the dean's list for the spring semester at the University of Rhode Island, in Kingston.
Erica Christian and Morgan Harding, both juniors from Laurel, were named to the dean's list for the...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 5:07 PM
TOM ROBERTS, 75,
Smithsonian's 'Mr. Anonymous'
The name "Tom Roberts" appears on no plaque in the Smithsonian Institution's musical instruments collection. At no concert, even when Mr. Roberts was in attendance, did Smithsonian chamber musicians...