| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Thanks for entering the Montgomery County Fair Prize Giveaway Contest!
(You have 24hrs from the date listed to claim your prize by calling 202-298-1650)
Scott Mohnkran, Germantown, MD, Vampire Diaries Season 2 on Blu Ray
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:46 PM
JACK BUTLER CLASSIC
Results from the weekend clay-court tournament at Hampton Tennis Center. Rated divisions are based on National Tennis Rating Program's 7-point scale:
Men's 4.5 singles
Quarterfinals: David Loope d. Jimmy Hardee 7-6 (7-3), 7-5;...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Merwin William Chew, born in Burbank 11/4/1925, passed peacefully in his home 4/29/2013 due to a massive stroke at age 87½. He is survived by his children, Cheryl Musacchia, Gary (Ann), Brian (Alvina), and Eric (Shelley) Chew; 11 grandchildren, 2...
| Jun 6, 2013
At the peak of the outdoor season, confirmed cases of rabies in Virginia are tracking last year's numbers. The Department of Health has recorded 184 cases for 2013, just three shy of the 187 at the same time in 2012 that included five bats, a bear and a...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 12:03 PM
DONALD ROBERT LESLIE STRAUSS
June 28, 1941 – November 19, 2012
Donald Strauss of Laguna Hills passed away in Newport Beach, CA Nov. 19, 2012. He was born to Marthinus W. Strauss and Jan Olivier Strauss in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. At age...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For starters, a specimen: A woman in Fairfax County, Virginia, wants Toni Morrison's Beloved banned from the school system. The content, Laura Murphy says, is too disturbing for students, and she plans to lobby the Virginia Board of Education to give...
| Jan 15, 2013
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo won a state Senate vote to toughen gun controls and make it easier to keep firearms away from the mentally ill, putting New York a step closer to becoming the first to take action after the Newtown school massacre.
| Nov 24, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Herbert Stokes Walesby, former art director of the News American who volunteered aboard the SS John W. Brown, where he sketched his shipmates, died of lung cancer Nov. 14 at Christiana Care in Wilmington, Del. The former Sykesville resident was 85.
| May 11, 2013
Like many of their fruity brethren, pears and strawberries have provided the subject for innumerable watercolor still lifes in the past — yet most of these earnest efforts have produced middling if not worse results at best.
But not so with the...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:35 PM
An Ellicott City man died over the weekend after an accident on the Tough Mudder obstacle course in West Virginia, the first such death in the three-year history of the outdoor run that bills itself as "probably the toughest event on the planet."...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:10 AM
The family of Annie McCann, the Virginia teenager found dead near a Baltimore housing project in November 2008, have increased the reward they're offering for tips in the case - to $15,000 - and launched a new website.
Dan and Mary Jane McCann have been...