| Mar 26, 2015
| 1:29 PM
Before last year, Taneytown resident Helen Wojtech didn't know there was such a thing as Women's History Month, but on March 18, she celebrated it by giving a talk on women's history at Carroll Vista with granddaughter Emma Halley.
Wojtech, who had...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 1:30 PM
Jim Bourey says he's not like most city managers.
The man who leads Newport News city government — after rising each morning at 4 a.m. to get in a 15- to 18-mile run — believes it is important for a city manager to have a high profile and to...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 2:12 PM
The headlines concerning Florida Atlantic University have changed dramatically in the past 18 months. Here's hoping the trend continues.
Much of the optimistic outlook coincides with the tenure of president John Kelly, the former vice president for...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:52 PM
The offenses are numerous and well documented: A Yale fraternity chants, "No means yes, yes means anal," on campus. Partygoers at an Arizona fraternity dress as racial stereotypes to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A Michigan fraternity and sorority...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:09 PM
As moving trucks encircled the disgraced Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house Monday, workers unscrewed the group’s Greek lettering from above the door. It was a remarkably rapid dissolution of the long-standing University of Oklahoma fraternity...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:53 PM
John Kelly arrived a year ago with an ambitious goal to transform Florida Atlantic University from a struggling regional school into one of the fastest improving research universities in the country.
Kelly, whose one-year anniversary at the Boca Raton-...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 9:20 PM
If your home has a smart meter, here's an experiment: Log in to your power company's Web site, and see how much electricity you use during the hour from 3 to 4 a.m. daily.
You were asleep (we hope), and surely nothing major was running. Maybe the heat...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:09 PM
James T. Lanier, an electrical engineer and devoted Clemson University football fan, died Sunday at Johns Hopkins Hospital of brain cancer. He was 60.
James Taylor Lanier was born in Sylacauga, Ala., and was raised in Copperhill, Tenn., where he...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Against a black backdrop with a large screen, a man in a headset microphone extolled the virtues of the organization he oversaw. He paused occasionally as videos played on the screen, highlighting the parts of his speech that were to come –...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The following students graduated from James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va., in fall 2011.
Newman Yen, of Nottingham and Douglas Peters, of Perry Hall.
Kelly Moffett, of Parkville; Caitlin Canoles, Rachel Lebowitz, Emily Parker and Michael Partin,...
| Jan 26, 2012
The following local students have been named to the dean's list for the fall 2011 semester at York College of Pennsylvania.
Sean Lindemann, Christine Powers, Hanna Ramsburg and Karlie Dougherty, of Parkville; Jennifer DeShong and Brittanie Locke, of...