| Dec 20, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Killed in Friday's horrific shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School were 20 children, ages 6 and 7, and six adults. The shooter's mother was also killed Friday. Stories of the adult heroes of this tragedy and tributes to the children who lost their...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Mark D. Sokolik, a corporate lawyer remembered as a fitness and music enthusiast, died last week after complications from a fall.
He was 30.
A former Hunt Valley resident who attended Loyola Blakefield in Towson, Mr. Sokolik went on to graduate from the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 12:04 PM
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH BRADFORD: Emily Angel of Stewartstown, Pa, was expected to graduate Sunday, April 28, from the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford with a bachelor's degree in elementary education.
MIDWESTERN UNIVERSITY: Meredith Riddle, D.O.,...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Dr. Lorenz E. Zimmerman, the founder of modern ophthalmic pathology, who spent his nearly 60-year career studying diseases of the eye, died March 16 of complications from an infection at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. He was 92.
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:44 AM
Howard Community College student Katie Dunklee won't name the four-year school — her top choice — that turned her down for admission out of high school, but nowadays she doesn't lament the rejection.
In fact, to hear the Elkridge resident...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Dr. Charles E. Rath Jr. and Charles Shyab both earned the Bronze Star for their valor in battle, but neither soldier collected his medal.
At a recent ceremony at Fort Meade, the two veterans, who served in battles more than two decades apart, stood...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 6:19 AM
Consumers have come to expect the deep discounts that define Black Friday, but retailers hope to entice shoppers this year with more choices in how and when they buy.
Responding to what they say is consumer demand, retailers have pushed store openings...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Laguna woman to teach in Tanzania
A Laguna Beach resident and Cal State Long Beach lecturer is going to Tanzania for a 10-month fellowship.
LeeAnne Langton, who teaches in the English department, was selected for the Senior English Language Fellowship...
| Oct 11, 2012
Pamela Homiak and Eric Segerson
Pamela Homiak, daughter of Albert and Nancy Homiak, of Westminster, wed Eric Segerson, son of David and Mary Segerson, who reside in Columbia. The Rev. Curtis Young officiated at the ceremony in the Church of Atonement,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 8:29 AM
We know that not all of Hollywood skews left, but actress Stacey Dash has had to run defense after publicly supporting Republican candidate Mitt Romney on Sunday.
Along with sharing quite the patriotic photo, Dash encouraged her followers to "Vote for...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Playwright Karen Zacarias remembers what it's like to be a child. Even the ugly moments. Especially the ugly moments.
"I never forgot what it's like to be 10," says Zacarias, whose play "Chasing George Washington" opens to the public Saturday at...