| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Sister Marie Immaculate Fay, who taught in Baltimore parochial schools, died of cardiopulmonary collapse March 22 at her order's retirement home in Aston, Pa. She was 82.
Born Margaret Mary Fay in Dublin, Ireland, she attended public schools in...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 7:58 AM
It must have been the construction site across the street. Or maybe it was a tractor-trailer lumbering by, a train rumbling underground or even a pesky friend shaking one's beach chair.
Everything, that is, but what it actually was: an earthquake, so...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 8:42 PM
The flooding in Harford and Cecil counties caused by Tropical Storm Agnes 40 years ago this week is considered among the worst of all time in both Harford and Cecil counties.
"That was the worst storm I can ever recall," Wardell Stansbury, a lifelong...
| Aug 31, 2011
On Monday, 17-year-old Melissa Grimmel was getting things ready for the first day of school. Like other students around the state, Melissa got a couple extra days of summer vacation due to the effects ofHurricane Irene.
But Melissa didn't spend her...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:22 PM
An Owings Mills group is launching work on five new apartment complexes in the Mid-Atlantic at a cost of $186.5 million, all in areas it says have high demand but little new construction.
Projects under way by Chesapeake Realty Partners, a residential...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 10:20 AM
A new era began at Aberdeen Proving Ground Tuesday morning, when Col. Orlando W. Ortiz transferred command of APG Garrison to Col. Gregory R. McClinton during a change of command ceremony at the post theater.
McClinton comes to APG from Norfolk, Va.,...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 1:28 PM
As of this writing, there hasn't been much rain for a few days, but I still feel damp. The ground is soggy when I walk the dog in the morning, and the dew soaks my shoes. And there's that whole matter of having rarely seen the sun for going on two weeks...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Elizabeth S. Day, a church musician and retired Baltimore County public school teacher, died March 30 at Johns Hopkins Hospital of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. The Turners Station resident was 91.
Born Elizabeth Scott in Pleasantville,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:31 AM
Baltimore County police say two men who they believe robbed the Alpha Gold Exchange in Cockeysville early Thursday afternoon are in police custody.
Luis Noel Rodriguez, 28, of New York, N.Y.. and Vincent Henry Courts Jr., 28, of Harrisburg, Pa.., have...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Two out-of-town men have been charged in the armed robbery of a Cockeysville jewelry store on Thursday, officials said.
Luis Noel Rodriguez, 28, of New York, N.Y., and Vincent Henry Courts Jr., 28, of Harrisburg, Pa., are being held at the Baltimore...
| Apr 11, 2012
Dr. Ernst Friedrich Lepold Niedermeyer, who was a leading researcher, author, clinician and pioneer in the field of electroencephalogy and its use in epilepsy and other brain research, died Thursday of colon cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
| Oct 26, 2011
| 7:51 AM
Aberdeen's city council unanimously approved a preliminary site plan for a five-story hotel at Routes 40 and 715 on Monday.
The extended-stay Home2 hotel will be part of Aberdeen Exchange, a commercial development bordered by Newton Road, Route 715 and...