| Jul 13, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Charles Samuel "Sam" Poole Sr., a Carroll County butcher whose Sam's Deer Processing in Finksburg has been a destination for lucky hunters for decades, died Saturday of complications after heart surgery at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury....
| Jul 16, 2011
| 1:34 PM
Sometimes, you get your wish. Saturday was that day for the Barnes family of Upper Marlboro.
Like hundreds of families before them, they learned about the magic of the Wish-A-Fish Foundation, which brings together recreational anglers and special needs...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 7:35 AM
Emails and press releases on fall dining events have been falling into my email inbox like the fruits of the female gingko tree. Here are some recent rakings.
NEW: The 28th Maryland Wine Festival is on Sept. 17-18 at the Carroll County Farm Museum. The...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 5:18 PM
In happier times, David Gaines would have been able to find a job.
The 57-year-old Annapolis man was laid off in 2009 from his job as a sales manager for a company that supplied the drums, cones and message boards that alert motorists to construction....
| Oct 13, 2011
| 1:26 PM
ELDERSBURG — Madeleine Johnson, 15, an honor roll student at Liberty High School, will compete in the Miss Maryland Teen USA pageant Oct. 29-30 at the Marriott Bethesda Conference Center.
Johnson has been a varsity cheerleader for two years, is a...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 8:29 PM
•Versatile performer who can compete in jumps, hurdles, runs, relays
•Stood out in high jump, where he won Class 3A with leap of 6feet, 6 inches
Won Howard County and region in high jumps to complete his hat trick...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 9:38 AM
This week, Maryland wine lovers will be able to get their favorite bottles delivered directly to their homes — so long as they're interested in buying from one of the 11 wineries that have applied for a shipping permit.
Since the state made the...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 8:37 AM
It is a wet day in Carroll County -- not too welcoming. But in the kitchen of Pete Truby's Sykesville
house, the scenario is considerably cozier. For starters, there are his dogs -- a beagle named
Molly and a vizsla known as Murphy, who enthusiastically...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 12:06 PM
In Virginia, the attorney general, skeptical of global warming, tried to use his subpoena powers to build a fraud case against a climatology professor.
In Wisconsin, Republican Party officials sought the emails of a history professor, trying to...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Harry L. Rosenzweig, an influential mathematics professor who had been chairman of the math department at McDaniel College, died Friday of pancreatic cancer at his Westminster home.
He was 72.
"Harry was very popular with math majors and, in general,...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:19 AM