| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:31 PM
Sister Stella Marko, a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame who taught in parochial schools and worked in an orphanage, died of congestive heart failure June 18 at her order's motherhouse in the Woodbrook section of Baltimore County. She was 87....
| Jun 26, 2011
| 7:30 AM
While I have little desire to get into a philosophical debate with the teachers' union over the concept of vouchers in general, I feel compelled to respond to Marietta English's commentary in The Sun about Otis Rolley's education platform. ("Balto....
| Jul 2, 2011
| 10:22 AM
Norbel School in Elkridge will officially close its doors for good Friday, but a group that includes former Norbel staff and parents are working to launch a similar school for students with learning differences, one that they hope will open in time for...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 3:38 PM
The 11-year-old girl who was critically injured Monday night when a bullet struck her in the neck has died.
Tuesday evening, Blair Lane's family decided to take her off life support.
Lane was from Independence, Mo. She was outside watching fireworks...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 4:45 AM
The leader of the Brooklyn Diocese is punishing elected officials who voted for the same-sex marriage bill.
Two days after the measure passed, Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio announced that anyone who voted for it would be banned from honoring students or...
| Sep 12, 2011
Crown Imports CEO Bill Hackett looks at a glass of beer not just as an industry executive but also as a guy who poured a lot of pints to make ends meet in college.
In an interview at his company's recently completed lobby and office bar in the Loop,...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 4:09 PM
W-W-J-S. Who would Jesus shun?
A Brooklyn bishop seems to know the answer to that question…New York lawmakers.
What is their sin? Passing legislation allowing gay marriage in New York.
Bishop Nicholas Dimarzio is hanging up a 'Not Welcome'...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 9:02 PM
Friends and teachers say that 11-year-old Blair Lane was kind-hearted, energetic and sweet. But now her classmates at The Nativity of Mary Catholic School are getting help coping with her death after she was struck down by a stray bullet as she watched...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 6:48 PM
The Immaculate Conception Apostolic for Teenage Boys and the University of Sacramento are closing their doors when the summer term ends. University President, Father Robert Presutti says the decision came from leaders of the Legionaries of Christ in Rome...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:08 PM
12-year-old Samantha Vinturella's family finally has closure. Around 11 a.m. Tuesday boats and helicopters left Shell Beach and rushed to Lake Borgne. The search for little Sam was finally over.
"The recovery site was about six miles northwest outside...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Conflict in dramatic literature usually involves a "right" and a "wrong" with the script usually tilted toward the "good guys." In his acclaimed drama, playwright John Patrick Shanley leaves ample room for "Doubt."
In this finely crafted and deeply...