| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:23 PM
Bruce S. McCurnin, a retired physical education teacher and coach, died Tuesday of complications from kidney and liver disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 66.
The son of Charles J. McCurnin, a career Army officer, and Marie "Mickey"...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:05 PM
A barn was damaged and five sheep died during a fire in Howard County Sunday afternoon.
Crews responded to the 15000 block of Roxbury Rd. in Glenelg just after noon on Sunday for a report of a barn fire, the Howard County Fire and Rescue Services stated...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 4:29 AM
The state of Connecticut has been, and still is, the birthplace, workplace and/or home of many fine artists. J. Alden Weir, Childe Hassam, Josef and Anni Albers, Paul Cadmus, John Henry Twachtman, Dwight Tryon, Ellis Ruley and many others called, or call,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:42 PM
A federal jury on Thursday convicted a former Hagerstown corrections officer in a 2008 beating of a prison inmate and an ensuing coverup, the U.S. Justice Department announced.
James Kalbflesh was convicted of conspiring with other officers to violate...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:53 PM
School administrators at Durham Academy in Durham, N.C., got a little old-school in their school-closing announcement this week.
Michael Ulku-Steiner, head of school, and Lee Hark, assistant head of school and upper-school director, threw it down...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Radius-TWC has acquired North American rights to "Paradise Lost," starring Benicio Del Toro as drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.
The deal was closed at the European Film Market at Berlin. Radius plans a release later this year.
Andrea Di Stefano directed in...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Comedic actor Chris Kattan was arrested in the early morning hours Monday on suspicion of DUI after allegedly hitting a Caltrans truck on the 101 Freeway in Encino, L.A. Now reports.
The "Saturday Night Live" and "A Night at the Roxbury" alum, 43, drove...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:55 PM
Louise Brough Clapp
Top-ranked tennis player of the 1940s, '50s
Louise Brough Clapp, 90, a former top-ranked tennis player who learned the game on Beverly Hills' Roxbury Park courts and went on to win 35 major tournament titles in the 1940s and '50s,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:41 AM
When it comes to romance, who would know better than author/columnist Candace Bushnell, who brought us the love, money and status tribulations of hip New Yorker Carrie Bradshaw and friends in her best-selling novelturned-hit-TV show and movies, “Sex...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:29 PM
A Maryland corrections officer is on trial in federal court this week as part of a broad case that began with the 2008 beating of an inmate at the Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.
Though Officer Josh Hummer is not accused in the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:13 PM
It's not a Super Bowl without inspirational stories. And we're betting that when the dust settles on Super Bowl XLVIII this one will rank right up at the top.
A 9-year-old New Jersey girl who wears two hearing aids took pencil to paper to tell the Super...