| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Catholic schools in Baltimore propelled George W. McManus Jr. from poverty to success as a lawyer, he says, providing him a solid education. And years later, when the legal tables turned and he needed defense, priests and school officials were there as...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:10 PM
The Harford County Commission on Disabilities hosted its annual Employment Recognition Luncheon Thursday at the Maryland Golf and Country Clubs in Bel Air, honoring several employers, individuals and organizations.
The luncheon's main purpose is to...
| 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...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:21 AM
A wallet was stolen Friday in the 800 block of Randolph Drive.
Someone was trying to break into a store in the 200 block of Mayberry Drive Friday.
Aberdeen police report:
Cash and debit cards were stolen in the 100 block of Meeks Drive...
| Dec 7, 2013
Date: Oct. 18
Her story: Danielle Snyder, 27, grew up in Elkton. She works in marketing at Remline Corp. in Newark, Del. Her parents, Joe and Linda Snyder, live in Cecilton.
His story: Alexander "Alex" Lloyd, 27, grew up in Halethorpe. He is a...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Maryland employers cut 8,900 jobs in September and October, almost entirely before the partial federal shutdown, according to data released Friday.
The U.S. Department of Labor, which released both months at once as a result of shutdown delays, said the...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Fifty years ago Sunday, mere days before the Christmas holiday, dozens of families from Elkton and north along the northeast corridor to Staten Island, N.Y., were changed in an instant. The mid-air explosion of Pan Am Flight 214 over Elkton became...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:45 AM
A 39-year-old man was killed in a fire that engulfed his Cecil County mobile home early Thursday morning, according to the state fire marshal's office.
Shortly after midnight, around 50 firefighters were called to the one-alarm fire in the 600 block...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Delaware Valley Christian was supposed to be Imhotep Charter's Week 5 opponent, but a brawl the week before with Roxborough prevented that. Imhotep Charter coach Albie Crosby could have taken the forfeit win and move on. Instead, he broke a......
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:51 AM
KIEL, Wisconsin, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Todd and Melissa Puchalla struggled more than two years to raise Quita, the troubled teenager they'd adopted from Liberia. When they decided to give up the 16-year-old, they found new parents to take her in less than...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Heading downtown to ring in 2014? Leave your bags and packages at home or they could be searched.
That's the message Baltimore police gave as they previewed the tight security measures planned for Tuesday night's New Year's Eve Spectacular fireworks and...