| Dec 27, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Baltimore police identified two men who had been on a docked research ship before their bodies were found in the Patapsco River early Sunday.
Edwin Rivera, 35, and Henry A. Vega, 29, died after authorities said the pair went swimming early Sunday. The...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Stephanie Todd, 8, smiled broadly as she talked about the pink telescope that sits in her home. But she's even more excited about the opportunity to look through a telescope that has some history.
"The first thing I'm going to look for is [the...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Ellen Irene Rhudy, a writer and activist for Patapsco Valley environmental causes who also performed in community theater productions, died of complications from leukemia Nov. 24 at Howard County General Hospital. The Marriottsville resident was 69.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The phrase of the day was "invasive plants," defined as species that take over an area outside their natural environments at the expense of native plants.
Students from three Howard County middle schools have already learned enough about invasive...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Two teens on Wednesday robbed a person who had used Facebook to try to sell a pair of tennis shoes, Anne Arundel County police say.
About 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, police were called to Nursery and Patapsco roads in Linthicum Heights, where the victim said...
| Nov 29, 2013
The recent publication of Elmer J. Hall's "A Mill on the Point: One Hundred and Twenty-Five Years of Steelmaking at Sparrows Point, Maryland," marks the last of his quartet of books chronicling the work and social history of the once heavily...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Debbie Lamperti and Lorna Patrick of New Market decided to observe the new year from one of their favorite places — a hiking trail.
They were in good company. Thousands were expected to join in on "First Day Hikes" across the country Wednesday, the...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:19 AM
These groups meet regularly.
Center of Light and Love — Second Sunday, 6-7 p.m. Owen Brown Community Center, 6800 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. 410-995-4647, email@example.com or http://www.centeroflightandlove.org.
| Jan 2, 2014
| 1:12 PM
John F. Leitzel, a retired insurance broker and agency owner, died of heart failure Dec. 21 at the Joseph Richey Hospice in downtown Baltimore. The Dundalk resident was 95.
Born in Coatesville, Pa., he was the son of Alvin Leitzel Sr., a Bethlehem...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Patapsco High School will host a Theater Scene Night at the school, 8100 Wise Ave., Dundalk, 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 7.
Each grade level of theater students at Patapsco will perform “evidence of classroom activities” such as monologues,...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Two Middle River men were charged Monday with overfishing striped bass from the Patapsco River, according to Maryland Natural Resources Police.
Terry Alan Myrick, 53, and John James Messinger, 37, were caught near the Key Bridge on New Year's Day with...