| Dec 26, 2011
| 7:11 PM
The Rose Bowl Game has long been one of my favorite annual sporting events.
I watched my first televised Rose Bowl on Jan. 2, 1956. I was 10 –- almost 11 –- and Michigan State defeated UCLA, 17-14.
I remember my uncle from Seattle coming...
| Jun 16, 2011
The following is compiled from police reports from the Cockeysville Precinct. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Gore Mill Road, 20000 block, reported on June 6. Homeowner...
| Jun 20, 2011
Q: I have about 800 slides I took during a post-college, pre-grad-school road trip to Alaska in 1979. I would like to put it all on DVD(s) with music from the '70s. I have both a Dell and a Mac. What is my best route? Thanks.
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:10 AM
The process through which photographers recorded moments and light remained relatively unchanged following the introduction of roll-film and the 35mm camera in the early 1900’s. Although there are surely a few photographers still out there in the...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 1:32 PM
MORGAN WALKER, GLASTONBURY
COACH: Kris Cofiell
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: After back-to-back losses in the semifinals the last two seasons, she helped lead Glastonbury (15-5) to the first state championship appearance in...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 5:45 AM
Richard Sullivan and traveling companion Rhoda Lurie got a taste of the past and present during their trip to Sicily in June. The pair visited the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, where sculptures by contemporary Polish artist Igor Mitoraj are on...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 6:33 AM
2700 block at 4:09 p.m. July 14. Man in fair condition at Johns Hopkins University Hospital after being shot in lower back.
100 block, between 9:10 a.m. and 2:05 p.m. July 15. Taurus 38-caliber handgun, safe, cash,...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 9:26 AM
Taking photographs of birds wasn't always on Michael Oberman's list of things to accomplish in life.
Yet nowadays, the Columbia resident says he "would rather be around a great blue heron than James Brown," one of the 300 music greats he interviewed...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 2:50 PM
Jayne Miller, WBAL-TV's investigative reporter, delights in exploring environments foreign to her. An ardent traveler, she has been dazzled by the likes of East Africa, Turkey and the wild Western United States.
But asked to cite her favorite travel...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 12:23 PM
The other day I received an email from a long-time friend Tony Lopez, a retired photojournalist at theSt. Petersburg Times. There were some photo files attached and this note:
“I'm in the process of cleaning out 42 years of old photos, negatives,...
| Sep 3, 2011
Q: I am searching to replace my dropped/broken point-and-shoot film camera (was a Nikon but have had other brands). I have not ventured into digital because I always wear polarized prescription bifocal dark glasses outdoors, which requires my switching to...