| Jun 27, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Summer music festival at the Wintergreen Resort
What's the deal: Wintergreen Performing Arts, a nonprofit organization that produces symphonic and chamber concerts, is hosting its annual Summer Music Festival at Wintergreen Resort in the Blue Ridge...
| Mar 20, 2011
| 1:08 PM
They say wine gets better with age, and although Virginia Wine Week is only two years old, it is an event worth waiting for.
The event continues throughout this week and weekend, and celebrates "Love by the Glass," a statewide promotion that features...
| Jun 24, 2011
Plans to restore an Aberdeen church dating to 1866 at the corner of West Bel Air Avenue and Law Street are as good a place as any to start a bull session about history, preservation, restoration and the like.
Leonard McGrady and his son, Patrick, who ran...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 8:13 PM
Amy Porter and Timothy Reid
Linda and Jim Porter, of Herdon, Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Lenore Porter, to Timothy Warren Reid, son of Donna and Dick Reid, of Towson.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Oakton High School, in...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:03 PM
When Johns Hopkins Hospital officially opens its new, $1.1 billion building Tuesday, sick children will find a cobalt cow with legs the color of grass and a butter-colored head floating above their heads, poised to jump over a fanciful "moon."
| May 25, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Richard Paul Sullivan, a former chairman and CEO of Easco Corp. who had been active in Republican state politics and civic affairs, died Sunday of cancer at his Owings Mills home.
The longtime Guilford resident was 79.
Mr. Sullivan, whose father was...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Dr. Gloria Lea Bledsoe, a retired Baltimore County guidance counselor who established an Oldfields School early-childhood education program, died of cancer May 30 at Glen Meadows Assisted Living. She was 85 and lived in Towson for many years.
| Jun 8, 2012
| 5:19 PM
Prosecutors fought claims Friday that George Huguely V — convicted of second-degree murder in the beating death of Yeardley Love, his University of Virginia girlfriend — received an unfair trial, filing a pointed response to a recent request...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 12:53 PM
— Poplar Forest is Thomas Jefferson's other house.
Everyone knows about Monticello, Jefferson's stunning 33-room home at Charlottesville at the edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains in western Virginia.
But most people have never heard of Jefferson's...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 3:18 PM
David Rogers Owen, an internationally known maritime lawyer and accomplished yachtsman, died Friday in his sleep of unknown causes at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson.
The longtime Riderwood resident was 97.
"The death of David Owen is...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Robert Wilson McKee, a career naval officer and World War II veteran, died Nov. 12 of respiratory failure at the Fairhaven retirement community in Sykesville.
The former Ellicott City resident was 95.
Mr. McKee was born in Pittsburgh and raised in...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:56 AM
On Tuesday, my niece came home from Charlottesville. I picked her up at the train station. We headed up Charles Street to pick up Kay Magruder, whom we both consider a close friend.
The idea had popped into my head about a week ago. I’m not sure...