| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Clearwater Beach is a barrier island off a peninsula, so it takes some bridge-hopping to reach it.
But three miles of powdery white beach and abundant family attractions await in this reawakening old shore town. Mom 'n' pop hotels, shops, restaurants and...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Julia L. "Judy" Flowers, who worked for 40 years for a Randallstown florist, died Sunday from pneumonia at Hospice & Community Care in Lancaster, Pa. She was 84.
The former Julia L. Frazier was born in Baltimore and raised in the city's Pimlico...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Brian T. Dale, a retired Baltimore public school educator, died Friday from lung disease at his Ridgely's Delight home. He was 65.
The son of an aerospace engineer and homemaker, Brian Thomas Dale was born in St. Louis and moved with his family in 1960...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:44 PM
American Heritage and Coral Springs Charter each had three baseball players named state all-stars by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association while Jupiter, Douglas and Archbishop McCarthy each had two.
The teams were selected by representatives...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Four years now have passed since the great Arthur Laurents directed "West Side Story" in its last Broadway revival, a production that sparked some absurd controversy by attempting to instill the notion that veracity would be enhanced if the Sharks...
| Jun 6, 2013
Valerie Roberts' monthlong wheelchair saga should soon be over.
The Rockford woman, featured in the May 19 column, initially wrote to What's Your Problem? after Allegiant airline temporarily lost her wheelchair on a May 3 flight from Clearwater, Fla.,...
| May 18, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Robert Keller, The Evening Sun's first metropolitan editor and later executive director of the Greater Baltimore Committee, died May 12 of complications from Crohn's disease at Harbor Hospital. He was 71.
The son of a banker and a bookkeeper, Robert...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:39 AM
Do you care about the survival of sea turtles? Dolphins? Do you ride horses, watch whales or fish for large-mouth bass? Did you serve as a paratrooper — or care for someone who did?
If so, you can tell the world — with your license tag....
| May 19, 2013
As the Allegiant airline employee pushed Valerie Roberts down the ramp to her airplane at the Clearwater, Fla., airport May 3, she reminded the man to take good care of her property.
"I said to him: 'Now remember, this is my wheelchair,'" she said....
| May 7, 2013
| 12:07 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Democratic Sen. Darren Soto is asking Gov. Rick Scott to veto a bill that would allow for a speedier foreclosure process in some cases.
The bill (SB 1666/HB 87) passed the Senate on the last day of session by a 26-13, mostly party line...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Don Backe never won the America's Cup or any other world-class sailing event, but he probably had more of an impact on the sport around the Chesapeake Bay than any champion.
A segment of the local sailing community — the physically and emotionally...