| Jun 30, 2015
| 8:05 PM
LIVINGSTON, N.J. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie launched a bid for the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday, betting that his blunt brand of politics and promise to campaign on big ideas will overcome conservative skepticism and a vulnerable...
| Jun 30, 2015
| 11:50 AM
LIVINGSTON, N.J. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie formally launched his presidential candidacy Tuesday, kicking off what is predicted to be an uphill bid for the Republican nomination by drawing on his modest New Jersey beginnings.
In the gymnasium of...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 10:28 AM
Last weekend was a grueling one for hundreds of women's lacrosse players hoping to earn spots of the U.S. national team, and at the end of the three-day tryout two former county standouts made the cut.
Century graduates Alice Mercer and Katie Schwarzmann...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 4:49 PM
D'Huy Engineering expands with four new principals
D'Huy Engineering Inc. has recently redefined and reinforced its commitment to clients based on its mission of "exceptional people pursuing remarkable results."
Current principals M. Arif Fazil and...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 2:09 PM
Five county residents were among the 72 Maryland students with disabilities will receive scholarship awards in honor of their achievements from the Michael Cardin Scholarship Committee of the Maryland Association of Nonpublic Special Education Facilities....
| Jun 3, 2015
| 3:27 PM
Norman Everett Ross, the longtime director of the city's Cultural Arts Project and organizer of the AFRAM festival, died of congestive heart failure May 27 at Seasons Hospice. The Randallstown resident was 84.
"He was a strong advocate for retaining...
| May 24, 2015
Mark and Maureen Deisher, of Eldersburg, announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Deisher, of Catonsville, to Timothy Senkewicz, of Catonsville, son of John and Deirdre Senkewicz, of Tinton Falls, N.J.
The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of...
| May 15, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Brian Higgins, professor of English for decades at the University of Illinois at Chicago, was renowned for his scholarly research on 19th-century American author Herman Melville.
"He was really the last great Melvillian (scholar) of the 20th century,"...
| May 8, 2015
Sunday, May 10
Sunday market The farmers' market opens for the season at Oakland Mills Village Center, 5851 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia. The market, open 9 a.m.-1 p.m., continues through Nov. 22.
Monday, May 11
Wiggleworms Little ones up to age 5 can...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 9:00 PM
When I finally made the decision to pursue my Ph.D., I faced an immediate dilemma: Should I fork over the extra $75 to graduate summa cum laude with a nearly perfect GPA?
That, anyway, is the going rate for top grades at California South University,...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 3:49 PM
Emma Shulevitz said she wonders whether she's being watched whenever she uses a public restroom.
The 28-year-old Rockville resident was among the women who used a changing room at the National Capital Mikvah, a Jewish ritual bath in Washington, D.C.,...