| Apr 17, 2013
Richard and Julia Dimmick of Jarrettsville announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara, to David Burya, son of Ida Stratton of Mohave Valley, Ariz., and Eugene Burya of Spokane, Wash.
Dimmick, a graduate of North Harford High School and Florida State...
| Dec 8, 2012
More than a quarter-century has passed since Tom Wopat last jumped, feet first, into the General Lee and sped away for a half-hour of redneck fun on TV's "The Dukes of Hazzard." But in a career that has included Tony and Grammy nods (thanks to his stint...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 12:46 PM
First, the Army told Frank Olson's sons that the Fort Detrick scientist's death in a fall from a 13th-floor window of a New York hotel had been an accident.
Then a presidential commission revealed that the CIA had given an unwitting Olson LSD as part of...
| Dec 10, 2012
The dance floor was rocking and an elegant spread of crab cakes, shrimp, a chocolate fountain and an open bar kept spirits merry at Friday night's holiday party for employees at the Random House Distribution Center in Westminster.
But the buffet at...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:08 PM
More than a few East Coast buildings contain a Tiffany stained-glass window or two. But one structure in Baltimore can boast much more — a complete interior created by the famed designer, Louis Comfort Tiffany.
St. Mark's Lutheran Church on St....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:41 AM
WEATHER: Mostly cloudy, high near 55. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
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Mayor calls for zero-error speed camera program: Criticism of Baltimore's speed...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:38 AM
The Old Editor says that the crowd doesn't care about the windup; the crowd wants to see the pitch. But there are writers who don't want to throw the ball until they have touched their caps, licked their fingers, shrugged a couple of times, touched...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 2:55 PM
It was Jury Duty: Celebrity Edition in Baltimore Circuit Court on Tuesday.
Both Michael Phelps and Duff Goldman had their numbers picked for the jury pool at the downtown courthouse.
Phelps' presence created such a buzz that other prospective jurors...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:22 PM
The newspaper ad promised Boston Terrier puppies and there they were, gamboling about an Annapolis breeder's kitchen, five or six of them, squirmy, sweet and wild.
Tom Boeke knew which one it would be after only a minute. The one that sashayed right...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:25 AM
100 Years Ago
"High School Commencement
"The commencement exercises of the Ellicott City High School were held in the Courthouse Thursday evening last and were attended by a very large gathering of parents and friends of the pupils....
| Jun 11, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Fallston senior Madison Brown, center, recently signed a letter of intent to swim at Manhattan College. Brown has been swimming for 15 years, first for Loyola Blakefield Aquatics and Coach Keith Schertle and then for the Fallston High School varsity...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The younger of two men who admitted to stealing a wealth of culturally significant documents was sentenced Friday to a year and a day in federal prison, ending the prosecution of a case that began at the Maryland Historical Society and rattled archives,...