| Dec 11, 2011
| 5:50 PM
Mel Filler, known to generations of high-school football players simply as "Coach," and to former players as "Uncle Mel," died Dec. 5 after a three-year battle with leukemia. A longtime Forest Hill resident, he was 86.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y.,...
| Dec 15, 2011
Composer Bob Christianson is nothing if not versatile.
He wrote a lot of pulsating music that accompanied episodes about several, um, energetic women in New York on the HBO series "Sex and the City." He has provided themes for Travel Channel's "Mysteries...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 12:42 PM
Rev. Millard Byrd Knowles, pastor of Old Otterbein United Methodist Church from 1992 through 2006 and later pastor of visitation/pastor emeritus at Perry Hall United Methodist Church, died Thursday following a series of strokes. He was 82.
"He could tell...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:17 PM
Dennis M. Callahan, Anne Arundel County's chief administrative officer and a former Annapolis mayor who was known for his hard-nosed political style, died Wednesday morning after suffering a heart attack at his Severna Park home. He was 70.
| Feb 16, 2012
| 11:19 AM
In case you had not heard, the Elkton Golden Elks, who were riding one of the best seasons they've seen in the last few years and were still in the mix for a Chesapeake Division boys basketball title, announced Wednesday that it was forfeiting all but one...
| Mar 3, 2012
A man in a media dream-team marriage supports his wife during her breast cancer, then nearly buckles after her death. That's the reality-saturated plot of Michael Tucker's novel, "After Annie."
Tucker and his wife, Jill Eikenberry, became advocates for...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 7:28 AM
The Baltimore CASH Campaign is hosting its 7th annual Money Power Day Saturday, March 10.
Consumers will be able to get a free credit report, one-on-one credit counseling and help with connecting to public benefits. Also, taxpayers will be able to get...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 11:33 AM
A high school English class at Baltimore City College will be featured in a virtual field trip Tuesday afternoon at 1 p.m., where students and teachers nationwide can go to the Folger Shakespeare Library and discover techniques for reading and...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Sabriaya Shipley enrolled in a summer learning program that her mother promised would offer new experiences. But when the 15-year-old city girl discovered those experiences would be on horseback at a school in Baltimore County, she balked, at least a bit....
| Sep 15, 2011
| 9:18 AM
Emil A. "Buzzy" Budnitz Jr., a three-time All-American Blue Jays attackman during the early 1950s who was known as the "Buzz Bomb of Hopkins lacrosse," died Tuesday of bone cancer at his home in the Lake Falls Village neighborhood of Baltimore County.
| Aug 10, 2012
Sunday, Aug. 12
Summer festival St. Alphonsus Rodriguez Catholic Church continues its celebration of the summer with the second day of its annual festival: games, a flea market, children's activities and more from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The church is located...