| Jul 18, 2011
| 4:42 AM
At a screening in Columbia, a 16-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl emerged from "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2" blissed-out but also fighting because he wouldn't kiss her during the movie — he didn't want to miss a single second...
| Apr 15, 2012
NEW YORK — As you may have heard, the Titanic never reached New York. But about 700 of its passengers and crew did get here on the night of April 18, 1912, three days after the sinking. In fact, their arrival drew a crowd of thousands to the...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Everyone at the Joslyn Adult Center knows the gentleman who shows up on Tuesday afternoons as Barney, or Mr. Meskin. Not everyone knows what he's doing there.
He sets up in a little space and waits for his group to arrive. They just need a few chairs and...
| Apr 9, 2012
For the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking, "Reader's Digest" compiled surprising bits of trivia and Titanic facts you've never heard of. David Noonan, National Affairs Editor of "Reader's Digest" will be here with a few of the facts.
| Aug 9, 2011
| 4:17 PM
Cecil George Mateer, a retired machinist and Royal Navy veteran, died July 28 of pneumonia at Lorien of Bel Air. He was 90.
Born and raised in Belfast, Ireland, Mr. Mateer ran away to the sea when he was 13, and served onboard windjammers as a cabin boy....
| Aug 22, 2011
| 2:32 PM
I looked out the upstairs window yesterday morning to see the long-haired, long-horned goat named Edward flash across my field of vision as fast as his 14-year-old legs would carry him.
Hot on his heels was the mini horse Doodlebug, who was apparently in...
| Sep 7, 2011
The moment he saw her, Floyd Harris stretched his arms open and embraced the sister he never knew. He held her close for a few moments and rocked from side to side.
Gripping her cane, Emma Lee Harris Thomas hugged Harris back with one arm, a wide grin...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Six members and two staff members from Girls Inc. of Washington County traveled to New York City March 14 to attend the Girls Inc. Celebration Luncheon.
The luncheon is a gathering of nearly 1,000 business and community leaders committed to the Girls...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 12:32 PM
As snow fell across New York harbor, Isabel Belarsky said she clutched her mother, Clara, aboard a passenger ship that puttered toward Ellis Island, and wondered what their new lives would bring.
The year was 1930. About a week earlier, the 10 year-old...
| Oct 28, 2011
You can now see the view from the State of Liberty’s torch courtesy of a new live stream ing web camera. The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island has installed the camera in time to celebrate the 125th anniversary of lady Liberty.
You can see the find...