| 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...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Rebecca A. Orenstein, the first woman elected to the Westminster City Council, who was also a Carroll County political and environmental activist, died Aug. 31 of pancreatic cancer at Carroll Hospice Center's Dove House. She was 71.
"Rebecca brought a...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Greg Sliviak's basement looks to be part chemistry lab, part kitchen and part moonshine operation. The table in his workshop is lined with huge glass jugs, filled with jewel-colored juice that's slowly fermenting into award-winning wines.
| Sep 21, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Five of The Baltimore Sun’s Top 15 football teams remain undefeated after this week’s action and No. 2 River Hill had to win twice to stay perfect.
The Hawks beat Marriotts Ridge on Monday after thunderstorms postponed the previous week&...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:52 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office says a 20-year-old Eldersburg man was arrested and charged with second-degree assault early Sunday after another man was punched in the face at a party and wound up in critical condition.
At about 1:25 a.m., sheriff's...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:06 AM
The Carroll County Planning and Zoning Commission is scheduled to consider a final site plan on Wednesday for the Eldersburg Commons project – the redevelopment of Carrolltown Center on Liberty Road.
In April, the Owings Mills-based owners of...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Sick of the holidays? Santa didn't bring what you wanted? Or maybe you are just looking to spruce up the garden? Send your Christmas tree to the wood chipper.
Christmas tree disposal began as early as Thursday and continues into January around the...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:11 PM
As much as 5 inches of snow fell Thursday evening in parts of northern Maryland ahead of wind chills expected to drop close to zero during the day Friday.
Early snowfall totals included 5 inches in Bel Air, 5 inches in Columbia, 4.8 inches in...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Four Dunbar players led the roll out of roster additions for the Maryland Crab Bowl announced after Monday night’s third draft.
Poets Coleman Blackston, Raymond Jackson, Dominic Miller and Eddie Nelson along with 13 other local high school...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Since we're on the cusp of Halloween, better beware of the possible return of the dreaded snallygaster, which has periodically been scaring the dickens out of Marylanders since the mid-1700s.
The snallygaster is a half-bird, half-reptile...