| Sep 22, 2013
The excited voices on CNBC radio riveted financial adviser John Bacci's attention as he drove to Chestertown five years ago for a routine client visit.
The stock market was in freefall that Sept. 29 after Congress rejected a $700 billion rescue of the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
It is a sad day ("The unproductive shutdown," Oct. 1).
Congratulations to our elected government officials. They have accomplished what the British could not do: They shut down Fort McHenry.
H.J. McCormick, Linthicum
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
At the helm of the Chesapeake Arts Center since last fall, Belinda Fraley Huesman recently announced her intention to offer additional performance dates for diverse groups in Chesapeake's 800-seat main theater and in the previously underused 120-seat...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:56 AM
The fallout from the National Security Agency's secret surveillance programs unmasked last month is spreading to companies such as Amazon, Rackspace and SoftLayer.
The U.S.-based cloud-computing providers stand to lose out on billions of dollars if they...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:57 PM
A 14-year-old Linthicum boy was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he stabbed and killed his family's St. Bernard puppy to death Tuesday afternoon, Anne Arundel County police said.
Police say officers went to the home, in the 200 block of...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Anne Arundel County Police last week arrested a North Carolina man who they said was using a party promotion business in the county as a front for human trafficking and prostitution.
Michael D. Boswell Jr., 30, of Raleigh, N.C., was arrested June 20...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Giovanna "Jenny" Sofia, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric payroll clerk who was active in her church, died of a heart attack Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. She was 78 and lived in Arnold.
Born Giovanna Dell'Uomo in Baltimore, she was the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:31 PM
John S. "Bud" Linz, a retired engineer and World War II veteran, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 90.
The son of a grocer and a homemaker, John Sebastian Linz was born in Baltimore and raised in Highlandtown.
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Defense contractors Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman said Thursday that they've won a $91 million contract for radars to be used on Saudi Arabia's Apache attack helicopters.
Northrop Grumman said its share of the Longbow work would be handled from...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Soon after a massive tornado devastated Moore, Okla., last month, a Linthicum seamstress leaped into action, formulating a plan to help the victims.
Kathy Furth began reaching out to thread-savvy friends from her parish and a local sewing organization...
| Jun 4, 2013
They've waited 13 years for this day to finally come – Graduation Day.
For the hundreds of members of the Class of 2013 in Harford's public and private schools, it's the end to 13 years of hard work and the beginning of something new, whether it...