Harford County Public Schools officials have released the graduation schedule for the 2013-2014 school year, a schedule which is spread out over a slightly longer period than the 2013 graduation season.
As Yom Kippur begins Tuesday evening, Gil Kleiner plans to be in services at the Beth El Congregation without his iPhone, which will be sitting silently in his office at the synagogue sending an ESPN mobile app alert every time the Orioles score a run in their pursuit of the American League East pennant.
Beit Tikvah Congregation is at a crossroads, facing the future with dwindling membership and finances. But there are signs of recent growth as congregants prepare to celebrate Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, on Sept. 17, with a new, part-time rabbi and a handful of new families.
Sol Goodman, a retired auto leasing and sales executive who wrote poetry that spoke of the joys of living in Baltimore, died of kidney failure Feb. 18 at the Sunrise Assisted Living in Pikesville. The longtime Mount Vernon resident was 88.
Lieut. Commander Seth "Buzz" Phillips is the first rabbi to serve as the chaplain of the Navy football team and he has quickly become accepted by the team for his passion for football and what coach Ken Niumatalolo calls a pure heart.