Family and friends of Jasmine Leighlin Baker had planned a vigil Saturday evening for the 12-year-old Perry Hall girl who had been missing since Tuesday. But after the FBI found her unharmed Friday night in North Carolina, there she was the next day, smiling with friends and holding a candle of her own on her front lawn.
Forty years ago, the VW Golf arrived on our shores. Tagged as ¿Rabbit¿ from 1975 to 1984, the spunky little hatchback proved a worthy successor to the beloved Beetle. The seventh-generation version continues those winning ways.
Last week, as the Orioles clinched the American League East division championship after enduring 14 consecutive losing seasons, I turned to look at my son's reaction. The corners of his mouth turned up, then a big fat grin spread across his face. Smacking his right hand into his gloved left hand, he jumped off the couch and bellowed: "Let's Go O's."