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  • Eleanor E. O'Donnell, civil engineer

    Eleanor E. O'Donnell, civil engineer
    Eleanor E. O'Donnell, a retired civil engineer who tutored Hispanic immigrants, died Nov. 7 of heart failure at her Tuscany-Canterbury home. She was 96. The daughter of an ironworker and a homemaker, the former Eleanor Elizabeth Doney was born and raised...
  • Disorderly conduct reported at Walmart in Aberdeen [Police blotter]

    Aberdeen Aberdeen police reports: Harassment was reported Tuesday in the 200 block of Schmechel Street. Someone was disorderly at Walmart Tuesday. A crossing guard was missing Wednesday on West Bel Air Avenue and Baker Street. Trash cans were...
  • Looking Out: Poll finds overwhelming support for LGBT employment nondiscrimination law

    Looking Out: Poll finds overwhelming support for LGBT employment nondiscrimination law
    Due to the government shutdown, progress on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) -- which would ban discrimination in hiring based on gender identity or sexual orientation -- has stalled. But when things get back to normal in Washington, LGBT...
  • Looking Out: Pa. judge orders clerk to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses

    Looking Out: Pa. judge orders clerk to stop issuing same-sex marriage licenses
    A Pennsylvania judge ordered Thursday a suburban Philadelphia official to cease granting marriage licenses to same-sex couples in violation of state law. Montgomery County Register of Wills Bruce Hanes started issuing same-sex marriage licenses nearly...
  • Looking Out: Same-sex couples are like 12-year-olds, Pa. says

    Looking Out: Same-sex couples are like 12-year-olds, Pa. says
    Apparently, gay couples trying to tie the knot in Pennsylvania are just like 12-year-olds. Montgomery County in suburban Philadelphia has been providing same-sex marriage licenses since late July in defiance of a state law defining marriage as a union...
  • Cell phone possiblye tapped in Aberdeen [Harford police blotter]

    Aberdeen Thomas L. Burgess, 25, and Brittany J. Baka, 23, of the first block of Grant Street, were charged Saturday with theft between $1,000 to $10,000, four counts of theft less than $1,000, vandalism, having burglary tools with intent of breaking...
  • Investigation finds 'visibly dirty' equipment at shuttered Monarch Medspa

    Investigation finds 'visibly dirty' equipment at shuttered Monarch Medspa
    State health investigators suspect that a deadly outbreak of infections at Monarch Medspa in Timonium last year may have stemmed from "visibly dirty" equipment or two health care workers who carried the same bacterium found in patients, according to a...
  • Priest, 75, charged with raping boy in Pennsylvania, arrested in Perryville

    Priest, 75, charged with raping boy in Pennsylvania, arrested in Perryville
    A Philadelphia priest, who has been charged with raping a boy more than a decade ago, was arrested last week in Perryville, the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office said. Rev. Robert L. Brennan, 75, is charged with assaulting an altar boy from 1998...
  • Carroll Circuit Judge Luke K. Burns Jr.

    Carroll Circuit Judge Luke K. Burns Jr.
    Retired Carroll County Circuit Judge Luke K. Burns Jr., who during his years on the bench developed a reputation for being even-keeled and fair-minded to all sides and had the distinction of presiding over the longest murder trial in the history of...
  • The Rev. Henry W. Korinth, minister

    The Rev. Henry W. Korinth, minister
    The Rev. Henry W. Korinth, a retired United Church of Christ minister, died Sept. 24 of a massive heart attack at York Hospital in York, Pa. He was 83. The son of a General Motors Corp. millwright and a homemaker, Henry William Korinth was born on...
  • Pumpkins smashed in Forest Hill [Police blotter]

    Pumpkins smashed in Forest Hill [Police blotter]
    Aberdeen Sigrid Eike Vigus, 74, of the first block of East Aztec Street, was charged Saturday with driving while under the influence of alcohol, driving while impaired by alcohol and negligent driving. Natrice Jowana Parker, 29, of the first block...
  • The Rev. Terrence Toland, educator

    The Rev. Terrence Toland, educator
    The Rev. Terrence "Terry" Toland, former president of St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia who had also been campus minister at Loyola University Maryland, died Oct. 18 of heart failure at Manresa Hall, Loyola Center, in Merion, Pa. He was 90. Born...