STRATTANVILLE — Clarion-Limestone Elementary School in Strattanville has released the homeroom assignments for the 2018-2019 school year.
BROOKVILLE — An overview of the Brookville Area School District’s new comprehensive plan was presented Monday night to the school board. Superintendent Robin Fillman said that the plan outlines goals for the next 3 to 5 years, as mandated by the state.
SYKESVILLE — Maria Zaffuto, a member of the Sykesville Fair Board, grew up with the Sykesville Ag and Youth Fair, and she believes it is getting “bigger and better” every year.
BROOKVILLE — Learning to play an instrument can be time consuming but practice and determination can make a sweet sound flow from that clarinet or trumpet. Playing a brand new song with that instrument while moving forwards, backwards or sideways, not to mention keeping track of other musica… Read more
Over 2 million Muslims from around the world are beginning the five-day hajj pilgrimage on Sunday. They will circle Islam's most sacred site, the cube-shaped Kaaba in the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca, and take part in a series of rituals intended to bring about greater humility and unity amon…
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee are looking for two men who they believe could be responsible for a string of recent robberies and shootings in the Nashville area.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local):
MECCA, Saudi Arabia (AP) — More than 2 million Muslims have begun the annual hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Lee Soo-nam was 8 the last time he saw his older brother. Sixty-eight years ago this month the boy watched, bewildered, as his 19-year-old brother left their home in Seoul to escape invading North Korean soldiers who were conscripting young men just weeks after inva…
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A deep, undersea earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 has struck Fiji and small tsunami waves have been observed but no damage reported.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Residents of the Brazilian border town of Pacaraima attacked Venezuelan immigrants on Saturday after a local storeowner was robbed, stabbed and beaten in an assault blamed on four migrants, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 19, 2018--TV/radio personality Maria Menounos and digital health company Rally HealthTM hosted a free, family-friendly event today in the Venice neighborhood of Los Angeles as part of their “Rally on the Road” summer tour celebrating healthy living. Read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has upheld a decision by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to delay an Obama-era anti-discrimination rule.
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media.