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  • Northeast Baltimore shines despite problems

    Northeast Baltimore shines despite problems
    The life I experience as a 30-year resident and homeowner in Northeast Baltimore is quite different from the picture painted recently in The Sun. I've worked in community development for 16 years and know the Northeast Baltimore neighborhoods well. I have...
  • Both rabbi and 'president'

    Both rabbi and 'president'
    Rabbi Gershom Sizomu knew he wanted to be a Jewish scholar. He also understood his position as a leader in the small Jewish community of Uganda. But he didn't quite grasp that he would one day deal with jobs, clinics, mosquito nets and other mundane...
  • Education

    The Howard County Public School System includes 40 elementary schools; 19 middle schools; 12 high schools; one school for students with severe disabilities; one school for students with behavioral and emotional issues; and one school for students enrolled...
  • Mary Dutton Weis

    Mary Dutton Weis June 19, 1917 to May 26, 2011 Mary Dutton Weis passed away on May 26, 2011 at the MountView Retirement Residence, where she had lived since Oct. 2010.  Mary was ill for much of her stay at MountView, but her last days were peaceful and...
  • St. Joachim crazy for Coles

    St. Joachim crazy for Coles
    COSTA MESA — Isn't there a saying that goes: all good things come in threes? The St. Joachim Catholic School boys' fifth- and sixth-grade silver division team would most likely say yes because of its three Coles. Cole Schattinger, Cole McFetters...
  • Baltimore Catholic school closings: Who benefitted?

    With the end of the 2010-2011 school year approaching for most area Catholic schools, I would be interested to hear from anyone regarding all the benefits that were to be gained from the closing of the 12 Catholic elementary and high schools. As the...
  • Focus on the big picture

    Focus on the big picture
    Kim Pryzbylski Title: Superintendent/senior director of faith formation, Archdiocese of Miami, starting July 1. Other job experience: Superintendent of schools for Diocese of Monterey, Calif.; former superintendent in Diocese ofGary, Ind. Other...
  • Bryan Gowdy made history fighting life sentences for juveniles

    Bryan Gowdy made history fighting life sentences for juveniles
    Bryan Gowdy was an unlikely candidate to make history. He was an unknown lawyer from a small firm when he went before the U.S. Supreme Court to argue on behalf of a black Florida inmate sentenced as a teen to life without parole for burglary charges. He...
  • Being Muslim on the 10th anniversary of September 11th

    Being Muslim on the 10th anniversary of September 11th
    The Sept. 11 terrorist attacks ignited an unprecedented level of anxiety in Chicago’s Muslim community. A look back at the Tribune’s coverage 10 years ago recounts stories of Islamic schools and mosques locking their doors, Muslim women...
  • Sister Mary Ruth Gerlach

    Sister Mary Ruth Gerlach, a Sister of Mercy and an educator who later was supervisor of the Mercy Medical Center Chapel, died Sept. 4 of lung cancer at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium. She was 94. The daughter of a real estate broker and a homemaker,...
  • Bone on bullet and blood on trousers put Catonsville police on alert in 1961

    An article in the Sept. 14, 1961 edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported on a startling discovery made at a Catonsville dry cleaners. The finding of a .38 cal. copper coated lead bullet touched off quite a lot of excitement in this...