The field in the YMCA Turkey Trot in Bel Air continues to swell, like a turkey in a pre-Thanksgiving fattening regimen. When the annual 5K went off for the 17th time last Thursday, 1,285 runners stood behind the starting line, so many that it took 2 minutes for the hindmost to clear the line.
A two-alarm fire burned through a home in Edgewater on Monday night, with high winds from the massive storm Sandy making the response by firefighters more difficult, according to an Anne Arundel Fire Department spokesman.
The white-haired Bosnian grabbed his certificate of citizenship with two hands, held it over his head and smiled broadly. A South Korean woman bowed. A long-haired woman with long hair from Ecuador posed like a beauty queen.
Eileen S. Tarcay, who had taught English and journalism at Coppin State University and was a prolific contributor of freelance articles to The Baltimore Sun, died Feb. 18 from complications of a stroke at a Salt Lake City nursing home. The former Homeland resident was 97.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Syrian President Bashar Assad's recent interview with ABC's Barbara Walters denying he had any role in the killing of thousands of demonstrators protesting his rule is evidence he is either delusional or thinks the rest of us are
To pay tribute for the wonderful help her family received at the Ronald McDonald House after a snow tubing accident, 10-year-old Gracie Virden and her friends organized a walk/run/bike ride & bake sale and raised more than $1,600 for a local location in Baltimore.
The co-owner and inspiration behind Donna's restaurants in Mount Vernon, Cross Keys, Charles Village and Columbia watched her Mount Vernon restaurant burn in a spectacular five-alarm fire last December. But she and husband Peter Adams went ahead with a planned trip to Sicily this summer.
An Anne Arundel County wrestler pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree assault for beating up a Towson University student in November 2009, after the annual Turkey Bowl high school football game at M&T Bank Stadium. The plea resolves the last of three assault cases filed against James Patrick Downey III.