| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:37 PM
As the Maryland men's basketball team looks for ways to produce more points, one future Terp is on a scoring tear.
The Washington Post caught up recently with Bishop O'Connell guard Melo Trimble, who scored 33 and 31 points in back-to-back games last...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Recycled/repurposed materials are the thing at Flower Power, featuring artwork by 12 regional artists, (including Katie Samuelson, whose chair and table are pictured above). You'll see some weird stuff: an antique Victrola made into a cartoon-viewing...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Dr. Murray Buttner said America's health insurance system is treated as though it's prepaid health care.
People expect to have all of their medical services covered by insurance, which is like expecting auto coverage to pay for oil changes or homeowner's...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 12:45 PM
It was so quiet at BWI Marshall Airport Saturday morning, you could hear a little girl in pink singing "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" as she and her family awaited their luggage at Carousel 3.
Unlike the two days leading up to Thanksgiving, when the...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 11:39 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: The town was named for Revolutionary War Gen. Israel Putnam, who is reputed to have said: "Don't fire until you see the whites of their eyes," during the Battle of Bunker Hill. When the town was incorporated from Killingly, Pomfret...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:24 AM
A man who pushed aside children at a the Halloween Parade to get candy ended up in the hospital after a scuffle with a police officer. The officer was responding to complaints from parade watchers about the man, Frederick Pisano, 51, being disruptive...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 4:36 PM
That fast-footed freak of nature Michael Flatley has a few more taps, stomps, poses and costume changes left in the tank. But now in his 50s, it's high time he committed the dance phenomenon that he launched to film, preserving the work of his army of...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 10:54 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: From Pontefrat , pronounced Pomfret, in Yorkshire England, the English home of Connecticut Gov. Gurdon Saltonstall (1708-1724).
ORIGINS: Settled in 1696 when Captain John Sabin built a house in the area, which also served as an...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Head over to Pomfret and find yourself immersed in a wide variety of burger options. Start with your choice of basic, organic turkey, New Boston beef, buffalo, black bean or garden burger, then take it to the next level, with nine different fixings...
| Jan 12, 2012
The following students have been named to the dean's list at the Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Ga. for fall quarter 2011.
Lauren Cahill, Emma Frantz, and Melissa Martinez, of Reisterstown, Maxwell Needleman and Taylor Pollack, of...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Police needed the assistance of a ladder truck to remove an inebriated man from the roof of the Comfort Suites early Sunday morning.
William Owens, 22, of Carlisle and Newville, was throwing bottles onto South Hanover Street and parking garage. Police...