| Apr 6, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Sesquicentennial events abound as the four-year observance of the Civil War begins this week. Here's a sampler of those upcoming in the next few months:
Baltimore, April 15-17: Commemorative events, living-history exhibits and a grand...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 9:04 PM
Nearly every time it seemed St. Frances might pull away from Mount St. Joseph on Friday night, Kameron Williams had an answer.
The junior shooting guard kept the Gaels -- who trailed by 10 at the half -- in the game, most notably during his 10-point...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:24 AM
The celebrated crab cake sandwich at Baltimore's Faidley Seafood gets some national TV love Wednesday night at 9 on the Travel Channel.
Faidley's crab cake on white bread with lettuce and tomato is featured on "Adam Richman's Best Sandwich in America,"...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 8:31 PM
A former District of Columbia and Richmond, Va., finance official will be named Baltimore's new director of finance on Monday, city officials said.
Harry E. Black, a Baltimore native who wrote a guide to economic development for cities, will replace...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's nominee for city finance director spent a tumultuous three years as top financial official in Richmond, Va., during which he oversaw the forced ejection of the school board from City Hall and was sued by the...
| Feb 7, 2012
Courtney Winn Faudree and Tyler Marion Hurd
Mr. and Mrs. Eric M. Faudree, of Urbanna, Va. announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Winn Faudree, to Tyler Marion Hurd, son of Dr. and Mrs. Edwin M. Hurd Jr., of West Friendship.
| May 18, 2012
| 9:17 AM
When Libby Bowerman retired late last year as chief executive officer of Keswick Multi-Care Center, she said the long-term and memory care facility was well-positioned for "whatever health care is going to become."
But what that would be exactly was...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 5:58 PM
— Prosecutors in the Charlottesville murder trial of George Huguely V plan to rest their case Wednesday, on the sixth day of testimony, against the former University of Virginia student, having portrayed him — largely through his own words...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:27 PM
If Maryland lawmakers needed greater evidence that the time has come to legalize same-sex marriage in the state, they need look no further than the 51 percent increase in same-sex couples reported this week by the U.S. Census.
This isn't a population...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Gladys W. Winter, a homemaker and benefactor of several Baltimore cultural institutions, died Wednesday of emphysema at her home on Roland Mews in the Village of Cross Keys.
She was 88.
Gladys Woolford, the daughter of a banker and a homemaker, was born...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Kim Kolarik, Virginia
Junior, Riva, goalkeeper
The South River graduate helped the No. 6 Cavaliers remain undefeated by making 10 saves, including two at point-blank range, in the final five minutes of a 9-7 victory Sunday over then-No. 12 Syracuse....
| Mar 16, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Dr. John Leake Pitts, a retired pediatrician who during a long career in public health had been the acting Anne Arundel County health officer, died of cancer Wednesday at his Annapolis Roads home. He was 85.
Born in Roanoke, Va., he was the son of John...