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  • HEAD OF CLASS

    Vincent Carbone, of Lutherville, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list at Tufts University, Medford/Somerville, Mass. Troy Smith, of Lutherville, graduated from Clarion University, in Clarion, Pa., in May with a Master of Science in library science....
  • Dr. Norman I. Zipper, optometrist

    Dr. Norman I. Zipper, optometrist
    Dr. Norman I. Zipper, a retired Baltimore optometrist active in the Jewish community, died of renal failure May 12 at his Pikesville home. He was 89. Born in East Baltimore and raised on South Ann Street, he was a 1940 City College graduate. As a young...
  • 50 years ago: Two from PA die in small plane crash near Rocks State Park

    As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, August 16, 1962: Dr. Helen Myers of Lancaster, Pa., a pilot, and her passenger, Maurice Wilhere of Philadelphia, died when their single-prop aircraft crashed into a wooded hillside at Rocks State Park....
  • Preakness 2012 volleyball brings out Olympic-level competitors

    Preakness 2012 volleyball brings out Olympic-level competitors
    Twenty-seven-old Minju Kim from Seoul, South Korea, found the early races a big yawn, so she and her friend Jieun Yi of Philadelphia stopped by the volleyball field. "For me, it's not that interesting," Kim said. She is visitig Yi, who is originally from...
  • Day trips: Rodin reopening and tuna tourney

    Day trips: Rodin reopening and tuna tourney
    Philadelphia Reopening of Rodin Museum After undergoing a three-year renovation, Philadelphia's Rodin Museum will once again be open to the public. The museum features some of the greatest works by the French sculptor, Auguste Rodin, including "The...
  • Commentary: Rock Run Landing, gone but not forgotten

    There's a line at the end of "The Road Warrior," second of the three Mad Max flicks, that haunts me more as I grow older: "He lives now only in my memory." The older I get, the more things there are that live only in my memory, well and also the memories...
  • To discourage cyber-bullying, parents need to start early

    As a pediatrician-in-training, I encounter too many teens who have fallen victim to school-based and cyber bullying. A particularly memorable encounter was with a young man in high school who was admitted to the hospital for severe pain. Several days...
  • SugarHouse Casino

    This casino is near Center City Philadelphia and offers waterfront dining in addition to its slots and live table games. Casino hours: 24 hours a day Games to play: SugarHouse offers table games including Ultimate Texas Hold'em, Single Zero Roulette and...
  • Parx Casino and Racetrack

    Parx Casino and Racetrack
    This Pennsylvania gaming complex features 24-hour gaming, live racing and simulcast action, multiple dining options, bars and a nightclub. This casino is owned and operated by Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment Inc. Casino hours: 24 hours a day. Games...
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore to revamp teaching on pain

    University of Maryland, Baltimore to revamp teaching on pain
    As part of a federal project aimed at better treating pain, the University of Maryland, Baltimore will begin revamping the way it teaches future doctors, dentists, nurses and pharmacists. Pain affects approximately 100 million Americans and their...
  • Harford Police blotter for Jan. 9

    Aberdeen Harford County sheriff's deputies and state police report: Kristopher Brown, 31, of the 3600 block of Churchville Road, was charged last Thursday with first-degree and second-degree assault. Tyler Testerman, 18, of the 200 block of...
  • Bayhawks to open 14-game 2013 schedule on road April 27 vs. Rattlers

    Bayhawks to open 14-game 2013 schedule on road April 27 vs. Rattlers
    The defending Major League Lacrosse champion Chesapeake Bayhawks will travel to the Rochester Rattlers on April 27 to open their 14-game schedule, the team announced today. The Bayhawks return for their fifth summer at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium...