| Oct 9, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Exactly four weeks before Americans choose their next president, The Travelers Cos. announced it has launched a national campaign to take its documentary about the national debt to university campuses across the U.S.
Travelers has said the company is...
| Nov 17, 2012
During Heather Kirn Lanier's two years in Baltimore as a neophyte teacher, she taught at a city high school that backed up against Mount Olivet Cemetery.
She could clearly see tombstones from her classroom window. Each time Lanier took in the view,...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 10:58 AM
As you watch Ryan Conrad zip around the lacrosse field, dodging defenders and pounding the net with an endless variety of shots, it's easy to forget his age.
Talk to him on the phone, however, and the Loyola High sophomore sounds like, well, a high...
| Nov 27, 2012
Wendell D. Garrett, a historian and authority on American decorative arts who was widely known for his appearances as an appraiser on the long-running PBS series "Antiques Roadshow," has died. He was 83.
Garrett died Nov. 14 of natural causes at a...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Lawyers squared off one last time Friday in a packed Baltimore courtroom to wrap up the long-running trial of a bitterly contested pollution lawsuit with ramifications for water cleanup efforts and the poultry industry in Maryland and nationwide.
| Jul 7, 2012
| 8:26 PM
State Del. Susan Krebs of District 9B recently announced the award of state scholarships to graduating high school seniors in her legislative district.
The Education Subcommittee of the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce evaluated the students based on...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Kelly Auxt, Angela Springer and Stephanie Yonowitz, of Owings Mills, graduated with a master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction; Lisa Goldberg and Rebecca Harman, of Reisterstown, graduated with a master's degree in Counselor Education, and Michael...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 3:10 PM
The Howard County school board announced on Tuesday morning that it has chosen Renee A. Foose as its next superintendent, making the Baltimore County deputy superintendent the first woman to head the 50,000-student school district.
| Mar 27, 2012
| 7:25 PM
As the clock ticked toward midnight Monday, school boards in Howard and Baltimore County were scrambling to make job offers to their next superintendents.
The timing was not a coincidence. The school boards in the adjoining districts knew they were in an...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 3:03 PM
Researchers: Jacques Ravel, associate director for genomics, University of Maryland School of Medicine's Institute for Genome Sciences, and Eric Wommack, a University of Delaware professor
Project: Ravel and Wommack are launching Microbiome, a new...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 8:54 AM
The Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center and the University of Delaware have entered into a cooperative research and development agreement to collaborate on an orthopedic rehabilitation project that will improve rehabilitative care for wounded...