| May 26, 2011
| 9:50 AM
The violent tornado that ravaged Joplin, Mo., killing at least 117, had hospital employees rushing to transport patients to safety at the last few minutes and forced others into refrigerators for shelter. There was 20 minutes of advance warning provided...
| May 31, 2011
| 4:09 PM
A local Americorps volunteer working with the Red Cross returned recently from aiding victims of April’s devastating tornados in Alabama, following a career path inspired while she was a student at La Caņada High School.
Jennifer Lazo, 24, helped...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Catonsville resident Christina Eichelman graduated from the University of Delaware in May with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing.
During her collegiate career, she earned dean's list recognition for eight semesters; was president of the Student...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 7:43 AM
Meghan Poisal, daughter of Thomas and Susie Poisal, Catonsville, merited dean's list recognition for the spring semester at Towson University. An alumna of Mount de Sales Academy, this rising junior is majoring in mass communications with a double track...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 1:26 PM
One is fighting to gain his piece of the spotlight, to imprint his name in the minds of college coaches. The other is looking for a resume builder, attempting to boost his profile as one of the best high school lacrosse players in the country.
| Jun 27, 2011
| 10:59 AM
SECU, Maryland's largest financial cooperative, recently awarded college scholarships to two Harford County residents.
The scholarships, which SECU awards annually to Maryland state employees who are SECU members or members of their immediate families,...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 2:01 PM
CORNELL: Cornell University is pleased to announce Chloe Potter of Churchville, MD, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture and Life Sciences with the Class of 2011 during Commencement ceremonies in Ithaca, NY, on May 29, 2011.
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:47 PM
Deedra Suchting, of Parkton, was recently presented Hereford High School's highest agricultural honor, the Dekalb Agricultural Accomplishment Award, sponsored by Monsanto Co. Suchting received the award for excellence in academics, leadership and...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 7:35 AM
In lieu of barbecuing or a trip to the beach this Fourth of July, a team of Harford County girls traveled to Vail, Colorado, to compete in the annual Vail Shootout Lacrosse Tournament from June 30 to July 3. The team, sponsored by the Baltimore-based Cole...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:08 PM
Wilbur O. Miller, a career Army officer who fought in World War II and Korea, died Aug. 6 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at Oak Crest Village in Parkville.
He was 95.
Born and raised in Baltimore, he was a 1934 graduate of Polytechnic...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:39 AM
Air Force Airman 1st Class Geoffrey Bender graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, in San Antonio.
He is the son of Marcie Tuegel, of Glenwood.
Bender graduated in 2003 from the Bullis School, in Potomac, and received a...