| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:45 PM
A young Windsor furniture maker's "fateful liaison" with an unmarried woman in June 1766 helped pave the way for the Connecticut Valley's golden age of furniture production.
Eliphalet Chapin's wayward ways with a neighboring damsel named Hannah Bartlett...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Last month, in endorsing President Obama’s nomination of veteran litigator Debo Adegbile to head the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, a Los Angeles Times editorial noted the possibility that Republicans would line up against the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania recently released its list of Fall/Winter 2013 graduates.
Area graduates include:
Derek J. Beisel, Laurys Station, BSBA Business Adminisstration Marketing; Christopher Brogan, Allentown, BSBA...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Maryland State Police and Harford Sheriff's Office report:
Jonathan A. Waldon, 53, of the 100 block of Hamilton Avenue, was charged Friday with malicious destruction of property valued at $1,000.
Gary Izell Osborne, 24, of the 400 block...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Following weeks of speculation, musical power couple Beyonce and Jay Z have confirmed that they will hit the road this summer for their "On the Run" tour.
The two will embark on a 16-city tour of the U.S. and Canada beginning June 25th at Miami's Sun...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:45 AM
On "Part II (On the Run)" from 2013's "Magna Carta Holy Grail," Jay Z raps, "If it's me and you against the world, then so be it." This summer, the 44-year-old mogul and rapper will put his words to the test when he and pop-superstar wife Beyonce embark...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Constance K. Rand, a homemaker and volunteer, died April 21 of respiratory failure at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Roland Park resident was 97.
The daughter of Herbert Waldemar Koehn and Dallas Huntington Rogers Koehn, Constance Huntington Koehn...
| May 2, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Qu’eed Batts, a 14-year-old Easton killer who became a symbol in the debate over how the justice system treats young offenders, was resentenced Friday to life in prison without parole — the same punishment he previously received, and one...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The Phish army is on the march again and it's heading for Portsmouth. The band's website today lists shows July 29-30 at nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Portsmouth.
Tickets are to go on sale 11 a.m. March 28 through Ticketmaster, but a presale is...
| May 3, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Armed with a staple gun and a sheaf of bright pink posters, Derrick McCall is trying to stop this city's decline.
He drives his noisy city truck through North Philadelphia, looking for a house on 26th Street, one of the 25,000 vacant structures in the...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Carol Kinne, who channeled her idealism and her passion for diversity into programs that championed community service and cultural understanding among students at Park School, died of cancer at her home in Baltimore on March 9. The Mount Washington...