| Aug 24, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Richard Lyle "Dick" Daniel, a retired Baltimore County public school music instructor who played with and led several jazz bands, died Monday of heart failure at Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill, Pa.
The longtime Finksburg resident was 79.
The son of a...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 3:40 PM
When Lt. Cmdr. Wesley A. Brown was a midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy, he was ostracized, his classmates once trashing his room ahead of an inspection. But the Navy embraced him as a trailblazer in Wednesday funeral services, part of which were held...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The present controversy over the proposed Eisenhower National Memorial centers on the relationship between the meaning and significance of Dwight David Eisenhower's service to the nation and architect Frank Gehry's scheme to commemorate that service. Does...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 2:14 PM
Brig. Gen. Raymond J. Winkel Jr., a retired career Army officer and a Vietnam War veteran who was chairman of the physics department at West Point for more than two decades, died Aug. 30 of cancer at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in...
| Jun 9, 2012
Carl Leo Dietrich, who had been chairman of the music department at what is now McDaniel College and later was a founder of the Columbia Orchestra, died May 24 of a fall at his Naples, Fla., home.
The former Columbia resident was 85.
"His influence of...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 3:34 PM
A former Naval Academy midshipman was sentenced to six months in military prison and dismissed from the Navy on Thursday after he was convicted of raping a female classmate.
Midshipman 3rd Class Patrick Edmond, 20, was found guilty of raping the female...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 1:31 PM
In describing the emotions that will accompany his players onto the field Saturday when they play Air Force at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Navy coach Ken Niumatalo joked at this week's luncheon that the Midshipmen get so excited for the Falcons...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 9:46 AM
Veterans Day, and once again I'm shouting in my head: You people want to honor veterans? How about we dump the patriotic tinsel and give them something they can use — like all the effort it's going to take to heal their wounds for years to come....
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:14 PM
An article in the Oct. 2, 1936 edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian notes that a local family of 15 needs help after a fire ruined their home.
A father, mother and their thirteen children, living near Catonsville, recently lost most...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 12:23 PM
Here's an attention-grabbing headline for you: It's election time in Bel Air!
Seriously, folks, don't yawn or turn the page. This is big stuff.
Of course, you wouldn't know it to judge from the few people who bother to vote in these elections, generally...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 3:21 PM
Maryland Art Place chairwoman and fundraiser Suzi Cordish doesn't like to sit still for very long.
Along with her husband, developer David Cordish, she travels to exotic settings around the world, wherever work and interests take the couple. They...
| Dec 2, 2011
The popularity of Thanksgiving Day running events was apparent on Williams Street in Bel Air Nov. 24.
Runners in the 16th annual YMCA of Central Maryland Turkey Trot packed the starting line from curb to curb and 150 meters deep. A half-hour later,...