| 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...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Benjamin Glass, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Tufts University, in Medford, Mass.
Dustin Stout, of Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at the University of Albany, in New York.
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Passersby on Owen Brown Road are likely to notice something not often seen in a Columbia residential neighborhood — two horses standing in the front yard of a small Hickory Ridge home.
But inside the home is something even more unusual to the...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 3:00 PM
There were 23 fatalities on Harford County highways in 2011, a slight decrease from the previous year, but still too many, according to local police.
They're hoping a new countywide task force will prevent at least some fatal accidents.
"None of us want...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 2:47 PM
It's been a deadly month on Harford County highways with accidents killing four people, the most recent which occurred near Churchville shortly after midnight Tuesday, according to state police.
Around 12:37 a.m., a 1995 Honda Accord was being driven...
| Feb 22, 2012
Christine Shultz, of Lutherville and Isabel Galupo, of Towson have been named to the dean's list at Ithaca College, Ithaca, N.Y., for the fall 2011 semester.
Stephanie Hogge, of Baltimore has earned a degree in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:37 AM
A fifth anniversary might not be the grandest of milestones, but it's nothing to laugh at — except in this case.
This weekend, the Baltimore Improv Festival marks its first five years with four days of activities at the Creative Alliance.
| Feb 24, 2012
The following is the 2012 State of the County Address delivered by Harford County Executive David Craig at the Feb. 21 county council legislative session:
Jefferson County, AL:
The State of Maryland:...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 6:55 AM
February may seem a little early to start thinking about summer jobs. But a "cultural exchange" program run by the State Department is already filling jobs in Ocean City and elsewhere — jobs that will not be available when American kids start...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Last week, the Pennsylvania Medical Society announced new, voluntary physician guidelines regarding the prescribing of powerful painkillers called opioids. Dr. Bruce Macleod, an emergency room physician in Pittsburgh and the president of the society,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:05 PM
On a Saturday afternoon that dripped with sticky June heat, author Ben Hoffman and his groomsmen readied for his impending nuptials in the West Loop by basking in his hotel suite's air conditioning and a few moments of tranquility, a respite from the...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Gov. Tom Corbett’s campaign is hitting the airwaves with the first gubernatorial television ad of the general election.
Corbett’s 60-second ad, which can be seen above, touts the Republican incumbent’s work to aid the state’s...