| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:14 PM
A Parkville man was convicted Monday of conspiring to ship industrial components to Iran in violation of the U.S. trade embargo on that country, the U.S. attorney's office announced.
After a two-week trial in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, a jury...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Marilyn W. Beckey, a former longtime Stoneleigh Elementary School art teacher who was a world traveler, died July 25 of heart failure at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. She was 86.
"She was a lot of fun and reminded me of 'Mrs....
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:42 PM
HARTFORD — The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has approved grants totaling nearly $3 million to support education programming in the city.
More than $2 million will go to six community schools and $650,000 will go to five neighborhood-based...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Communities throughout the Baltimore region are scheduled to host events Tuesday to mark the annual National Night Out against crime.
In Waverly, though, the gathering designed to be a deterrent to criminal activity is also being billed as a “...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
When she was in 10th grade, Risa Kelemer made up her mind: She wanted to serve in the army.
The Israeli army.
A member of Congregation Shomrei Emunah in Greenspring and a student at Yeshivat Rambam in Park Heights, the Baltimore native visited the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Amy Matsuoka must love Missouri.
For the second straight year, the incoming Corona del Mar High junior won the Locton/Samsung Kansas City Junior, an American Junior Golf Assn. event.
Matsuoka is the only player in tournament history to win the event...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:14 PM
John J. Ray, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. administrator of quality assurance who was a founding member of St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church in Northeast Baltimore, died July 12 of acute myeloid leukemia at his Parkville home. He was 82....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The problem isn't the 57,000 or so illegal immigrant children who have crossed the border recently, or the 12 million illegal immigrants who are already here.
The problem is the billion or two behind them who are thinking about heading this way. Once...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Rhonda F. Zillig, a graphic artist who worked in marketing for The Baltimore Sun, died Thursday of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 61.
The daughter of Dr. Morton Koff, a podiatrist, and Jean Koff, a homemaker, Rhonda Francine...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:15 AM
The Ravens auditioned former San Jose State cornerback and Baltimore native Brandon Driver on Sunday.
By all accounts, the workout went well for the cousin of former Maryland basketball star Juan Dixon. Although the Parkville graduate wasn't immediately...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:57 PM
A week after a Baltimore County police cadet was accused of stealing drugs from the department's evidence room, prosecutors said they had dropped charges against a defendant in a case in which some of the drugs were seized.
The trial of 50-year-old...