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  • Patricia Modell, actress and philanthropist, dies at 80

    Patricia Modell, actress and philanthropist, dies at 80
    Patricia Modell, a successful TV and film actress in the 1950s and '60s who became a well-known philanthropist in Baltimore with her husband, former Ravens owner Arthur Modell, died Wednesday at the age of 80.
  • Benedict Freedman dies at 92; author and Occidental professor

    Benedict Freedman dies at 92; author and Occidental professor
    After Benedict Freedman and his wife, Nancy, turned the true-life adventure of a teenager who married a Canadian Mountie into the bestselling 1947 novel "Mrs. Mike," one reviewer theorized that the couple partly based the book's happy marriage on their...

    NASA's space shuttle program has roots at Langley

    NASA's space shuttle program has roots at Langley
    Before Neil Armstrong walked on the moon, NASA was already planning what would become the space shuttle program. President Richard Nixon in early 1969 formed the Space Task Group, whose job was to chart the nation's future in space. One of the first...

    Plenty of talent on tap in Infinity Theatre's 'Dames at Sea'

    Plenty of talent on tap in Infinity Theatre's 'Dames at Sea'
    Infinity Theatre's second show of the summer season, the tap-happy, Navy-crazy "Dames at Sea," opened last weekend to the enthusiastic applause of near-capacity audiences. Infinity's co-producing artistic directors Anna and Alan Ostroff have a winning...

    Can charter schools do with dose of bureaucracy?

     
    Up at the Florida Center for Reinventing the Wheel, education theorists apparently have come to a startling conclusion: Perhaps the framework of bureaucracy is not so bad after all when it comes to charter schools. I was talking with Florida Education...