| Aug 27, 2012
| 1:26 PM
William Thomas Napier Martin IX, who with his wife became one of the world's largest collectors and sellers of period vintage postcards, died Wednesday of heart disease at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
The Havre de Grace resident was 71....
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:07 PM
If there is veracity in the adage that "God is in the details," then surely the grace of the almighty watched over the nuptials of Allyson Ramser and her beau, Alex Young.
Their exquisite summer wedding began with a sentimental family ceremony at Newport...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 7:02 PM
About 100 people have applied to become Harbor View Elementary School's new principal, a district spokeswoman said.
The deadline for applications was Monday, said Laura Boss, a spokeswoman for the Newport-Mesa Unified School District.
The next step will...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:20 AM
This morning I decided I'd get up early and go for a run. Just hop out of bed, get dressed and get going before the kids were up, explaining to my husband that I'd be back in 40 minutes or so.
And that's what would have happened, except, you know, for...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Girl Scout Cadette Troop 57 members were honored at a recent Harbor View Elementary School Flag Deck ceremony for their creation and contribution of "potty benches" for preschoolers.
"The idea came about after seeing all the adorable little ones...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Tickets for the 12th annual Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival, Feb. 21-24, are now on sale.
Some of the highlights include: Moët Hennessy's The Q After Dark with Special Guest Chef Curtis Stone; Godiva Indulge hosted by Duff Goldman; Oyster...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 4:03 PM
The stock purchases began in December 2008, less than two months after discussions kicked off about the corporate acquisition of a California medical products manufacturer.
By the time the deal was announced on Jan. 12, 2009, former Orioles third baseman...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Many character issues
Juan C. Rodriguez
It won't happen soon.
Clemens' acquittal probably sways some voters on the fence about his candidacy. It won't put a big enough dent into the broader cross-section of writers who aren't prepared...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Craving a summer treat that's icy, sweet, and a bit exotic? Then make gourmet ice pops your go-to cooler for the sunny season.
Ice pops aren't exactly new — remember the juice and Kool-Aid bars Mom would freeze in tiny paper cups? — but these...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 11:00 AM
A just-released list from the Library of Congress salutes 88 books that shaped America, all by American authors. It starts with Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and continues alphabetically on through "Beloved" by Toni Morrison, "Common...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Raise your hand if you've recently started an awkward party conversation with "I was on Pinterest the other night ..."
Consider both my hands raised.
Something about the mind-numbing way I sift through posts from my friends every night makes me think...