| Jul 21, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Twenty-four science teachers from across Maryland converged on Frostburg State University this summer for the Improving Teaching Quality Through Training Opportunities in Physics and Physical Science workshop. The workshop is a residential program...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Carmen Joseph Veneziano, 30, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center surrounded by his family.
Born Tuesday, June 21, 1983, in Silver Spring, Md., he was the son of Teresa Veneziano and Kathleen Veneziano...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Morris Frock Unit 42 American Legion Auxiliary recently awarded 11 scholarships to local students at a dinner in their honor. The recipients, the schools they are attending and their majors are as follows:
• Victoria Albert, $300, attending...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:00 AM
James Strickland and Colleen Baxley, both of Laurel and sophomores at Merrimack College, in North Andover, Mass,. were named to the dean's list for the spring semester.
The following students from Laurel were named to the dean's list for the spring...
| Jul 10, 2013
IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY: Mark Holloway of Darlington, studying agricultural systems technology, was one of the more than 6,250 Iowa State University undergraduates recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the 2013 spring semester...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Nancy Ann Gibney Binkley, passed away peacefully in the early morning of Monday, July 8, 2013, in Indianapolis, Ind., just days before her 87th birthday.
Born July 12, 1926, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Charles Arthur Gibney Sr....
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman has hired Barbara J. Wilkins as the new government relations officer for the county.
Wilkins replaces Alan Friedman, a holdover from John R. Leopold's administration who retired at the end of June.
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:27 PM
At the 142nd commencement ceremonies at Frostburg State University in May, the following area residents were among the nearly 800 total candidates for degrees.
Cassie Arnold of Meyersdale, earned a Master of Education degree in education, general....
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:27 PM
The Lake/Lytton Scholarships, awarded by the Retired Educational Personnel Association, were given to six Washington County students, all aspiring to become teachers.
The scholarships were $1,000 for each student and were presented by Leon Brumback,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Financial aid directors at Maryland colleges hope that members of Congress will return from their July 4 recess and reverse the doubling of the interest rate on new federal loans for financially needy students.
"I am actually hoping they come to their...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Here is the second installment of a series that checks in with the eight Division III programs in the state to give a glimpse into the past and the future. Teams are scheduled to appear according to the chronological order in which their seasons ended....