| Sep 3, 2013
Welcome back to work. Summer is almost over, and the fall dining event season is about to kick into gear. This fall's highlights include the 30th edition of the Maryland Wine Festival, Baltimore's 20th Dining Out for Life event, the fifth go-round for...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:31 PM
It was McCay Vernon, a former Baltimore-area psychology professor, who put to rest a myth that caused incalculable damage to deaf people over the centuries.
Dr. Vernon, who was known as "Mac," proved that intelligence is distributed as equitably among...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Maryland State Police say a partially decomposed body was found early Thursday in a wooded area in northern Carroll County, and police are investigating to determine the cause of death.
Police said investigators from the Carroll County Sheriff's...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:28 AM
When it comes to spring color, Washington knows how to put on a show.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival blossoms each year to commemorate the gift of some 3,000 cherry trees from Tokyo to the nation's capital in 1912.
While the festival had...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A single-vehicle crash on MD 10 at the Dover Road overpass in Anne Arundel County at 7:08 a.m. on Wednesday has shut down all lanes southbound and two lanes northbound, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Northbound travel is moving...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Joyce M. Vogelsang, a homemaker and avid sports fan, died Friday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at Carroll Hospice Center's Dove House in Westminster. She was 85.
Born and raised in Baltimore, the former Joyce Millicent Pruett was a graduate of...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:46 PM
James F. Conneely, the first man to lead Notre Dame of Maryland University as president in the school's 116-year history, announced Friday that he is stepping down for family reasons.
Conneely, who has served as the school's president since July 2012,...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Maryland State Highway Administration officials say the planned move of a large transformer through Westminster on Sunday and the closure of parts of Route 97 from Westminster toward the Pennsylvania line have been postponed.
Officials had set up...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:30 PM
A Westminster man was sentenced to 37 months in prison Wednesday for securities fraud related to the sale of $1.9 million in stock in his company, according to federal prosecutors.
John F. "Jef" Curran III also was ordered to repay $1.25 million to...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 11:18 PM
Executives at multimillion-dollar companies don't typically spend their leisure time enduring mountain blizzards or desert heat. But Bryan Offutt and his team aren't typical executives.
Under Armour's burly director of outdoor marketing spent weeks...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:01 AM
A public hearing for the long-awaited Finksburg Corridor Plan is scheduled for Monday, beginning at 6 p.m at the Finksburg Library, 2265 Old Westminster Pike, Finksburg.
The plan is an update to the 1981 Finksburg Area and Environs Comprehensive Plan...