| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:14 AM
Maybe it was guilt over alarming her parents when she inadvertently dialed 911 from the Appalachian Trail, but Caitlin Belcher wishes she could ditch her cell phone for the rest of the 2,180-mile hike.
"It would really be cool to not have it. I just...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:25 PM
A consortium of partners broke ground Monday morning on a restoration project to install fish habitat structures, remove dams and stabilize stream banks along a 415 linear-foot section of the Hosensack Creek within the Perkiomen Creek Watershed in...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:27 PM
It is a reassuring reality that we live in the most generous nation in the world. Our American generosity manifests itself in many ways. Some choose to make a quiet donation to a worthy cause while others give the gift of time or talent to service...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Emergency dispatchers and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission reported an accident with entrapment on the northbound Northeast Extension, south of the Lehigh Valley interchange, just before 2 p.m. Sunday.
A pickup truck reportedly hit the center...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:55 PM
These local student-athletes are expected to sign National Letters of Intent to play college sports on Wednesday's national signing day. If you know of signings that don't appear on this list, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listed by name, high...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:04 PM
After an hours-long manhunt, police caught a man who exchanged gunfire with Maryland State Police troopers after abruptly fleeing a traffic stop in Easton early Thursday morning, police said.
The suspect, Brooks S. Perry, 28, was pulled over in a Hyundai...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Zvonko Busic, a Croatian nationalist who served more than three decades in U.S. prisons for a 1976 hijacking and a bombing that killed a New York City policeman, has committed suicide. He was 67.
Police said Busic shot himself Sunday at his home in...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 8:10 PM
For the first two years of the Civil War, the far reaches of the Middle Peninsula remained a Confederate sanctuary largely unmolested by Union forces.
Though occasional patrols ventured inland from the Federal stronghold at Gloucester Point in search of...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Edward Hall Covell Jr., a leader in Maryland's broiler industry who owned a farm supply business and was named to the Poultry Hall of Fame, died of pneumonia Friday at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. The longtime Talbot County resident...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Three Baltimore City men arrested last month after a convenience store robbery in Towson were indicted earlier this week on 39 counts each on charges stemming from nine separate robberies in Baltimore County, according to Baltimore County Circuit Court...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Since taking over as Towson’s coach two years ago, Pat Skerry has focused his recruiting on the East Coast, landing players from North Carolina, Virginia, Delaware, D.C., Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. Noticeably absent from...