| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Laguna Beach is not in the running to be the most sustainable city in the county, according to the Orange County Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council.
Contenders were evaluated on their long-term environmental plan, incentives and assistance...
| Dec 8, 2011
Webster C. Dove, a retired attorney and former member of the Baltimore County Council, died of Parkinson's disease Nov. 28 at the Edenwald nursing center in Towson. He was 89 and had lived in Pikesville.
Born in Baltimore and raised near Clifton Park, he...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 7:40 AM
Students at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and Crestview Preparatory School have been taking field trips to Catalina Island for the Catalina Environmental Leadership Program for years, but this week the program’s counselors turned the tables by...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Dr. John Howard "Jack" Yardley, former director of pathology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, who had also been associate dean for academic affairs, died Dec. 7 of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Roland...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:00 AM
Bryan Voltaggio filled me in about the big new project he's planning for next year in Frederick. North Market Kitchen, its working title, will place diners in a near-10,000 square-foot market enviroment, with both general dining areas and separate seating...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 6:28 PM
Kristin Canty's "Farmageddon" is well-titled. It's an eye-popping wake-up call revealing how the USDA and FDA have increasingly waged war on America's small farmers even when they can prove they are contributing healthful products to our food supply.
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:10 AM
Bryan Voltaggio filled me in about the big new project he's planning for next year in Frederick. North Market Kitchen, its working title, will place diners in a nearly 10,000-square-foot market enviroment, with both general dining areas and separate...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:24 AM
BEST CLOTHING BOUTIQUE: doubledutch Boutique
Hampden residents know just where to go to find a deal on clothes -- and the word has spread.
Doubledutch Boutique presents a unique blend of fashion that bucks what the typical shopper sees everyday, said co-...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 11:27 AM
Insects play key roles in the success of your garden. While some of these six-legged critters are indisputable pests of ornamental and edible plants, others bring significant benefits.
Insects play key roles in the success of your garden. While some of...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 2:32 PM
The Orange County Fair is almost upon us. The fair in Costa Mesa opens July 15 and closes Aug. 14.
I expect to enter some of my vegetables in the garden competition. Also, Vic and I will both be exhibiting photographs in the visual arts photography...