| Mar 25, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Tony Ray Hicks, a theatrical costume director, died of a heart attack March 17 at Maryland General Hospital. The Hamilton resident was 45.
Born in Bristol, Tenn., he was the son of Linda Faye Hicks, a homemaker, and Raymond Haskell Hicks, a farmer. He...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 6:21 PM
When S. Dallas Dance was searching for his first teaching job out of college, he was hired by a Virginia high school principal nearly twice his age.
Just a decade later, after a meteoric career rise that impresses some and worries others, Dance has ended...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 6:20 AM
WBFF-Fox45 led Baltimore stations in winning eight regional Emmys announced Saturday night at the Newseum in Washington.
But overall, that was only good for a fifth place finish behind one Virginia and three Washington stations in the competition for the...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 10:23 AM
Frances Wellford Mason, of Ellicott City, dedicated her life to causes she was passionate about — animals and education. So it was perhaps not surprising that, with no prior experience, she raised a flock of sheep on a farm and helped found the...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 2:00 PM
The worst time to throw a junk food social for your colleagues is during an earthquake.
In her farewell column, Laura Vozzella mentioned that I was setting up for a Junk Food Social when the earthquake hit. Stupid planet ruined my party.
| Sep 16, 2011
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Shawn Edward Bunker, 24, of the 200 block of Poclain Road, was arrested Wednesday on a bench warrant in a case in which he was charged with driving while his license and...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Patient First will open the doors to its Catonsville medical center at 6333 Baltimore National Pike for the first time on Oct. 19, according to a release from the company.
The center will be open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. 365 days a year and offers urgent...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 3:47 PM
In the crowded glass and steel lobby of the Houston school headquarters, Principal Susan Monaghan paused briefly to touch the shoulder of her boss, a man with far less experience in the education field and young enough to have been her student.
"I am OK,...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:40 AM
The holidays were in the air at Maryland House, as a steady stream of pre-Thanksgiving travelers took a break on their way up or down I-95 Wednesday morning.
The Aberdeen travel plaza was decorated with cardboard snowmen wishing "Good Tidings to All"...
| Aug 23, 2012
John E. Sparks, an artist, educator and a nationally known printmaker who developed and chaired the department of printmaking at the Maryland Institute College of Art for nearly 40 years, died Aug. 2 of prostate cancer and pneumonia at Meritus Health...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:21 PM
The media was talking to coach Randy Edsall today about future Maryland schedules.
Here's what we know about future Terps opponents:
2013: UConn, West Virginia, Clemson, Wake Forest, N.C. State, Florida State, Boston College, Virginia, Virginia Tech,...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:10 PM
A week before Maryland's gun permit laws were set to loosen under a federal ruling allowing more people to carry concealed firearms in the state, the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday delayed the shift.
The court, which issued its order...