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On making a killing field out of an anthill, and other pest control thoughts [Commentary]

On making a killing field out of an anthill, and other pest control thoughts [Commentary]

When it comes to pest control, I'm not shy, but I like to make sure the only creatures affected by my efforts are the ones I'm targeting.

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Regarding Harford's garbage collection policies [Editorial]

Regarding Harford's garbage collection policies [Editorial]

The state of affairs with regard to garbage collection and disposal in Harford County is one very much in need of organization, or we could find ourselves dealing with an unsavory situation.

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Butterfly house at Ladew Gardens a welcome addition [Editorial]

Butterfly house at Ladew Gardens a welcome addition [Editorial]

Ladew Topiary Gardens in Monkton, long a jewel of Harford County, has just a bit more luster, thanks to the addition of a butterfly house on the grounds of the estate.

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Residential development in Harford will never be what it once was [Editorial]

Residential development in Harford will never be what it once was [Editorial]

The late Louis L. Goldstein, longtime comptroller of Maryland, was often heard to advise people to invest in land, as he put it, "because the Good Lord isn't making any more of it."

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Rolling back into style in Harford [Editorial]

Rolling back into style in Harford [Editorial]

Skinny ties. Classic rock. Straight hair. Perms. Long skirts. Short skirts.

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A wonderful Fourth of July parade for Edgewood and Joppatowne [Letter to The Aegis]

A wonderful Fourth of July parade for Edgewood and Joppatowne [Letter to The Aegis]

Editor:

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If everybody had a notion...we'd have summer all the time [Commentary]

If everybody had a notion...we'd have summer all the time [Commentary]

As I tried to work up enough energy to roll out of bed on the morning of July 4 - a day I absolutely vowed not to do anything work related - I realized the strong breeze pushing through the window wasn't an illusion.

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Crime and statistics [Editorial]

Crime and statistics [Editorial]

Theories about why crime rates fluctuate are as commonplace as theories about the nature of economic cycles.

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Towson and Harford Community College, a good partnership [Editorial]

Towson and Harford Community College, a good partnership [Editorial]

Mission creep is a term that became part of the American national dialogue after it entered the language in the aftermath of the Black Hawk Down tragedy in Somalia two decades ago.

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An update on the Southern Baptist Church in Joppatowne [letter to The Aegis]

Editor:

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Long-term solutions needed for U.S. border crisis [Commentary]

Long-term solutions needed for U.S. border crisis [Commentary]

So, I'm here to talk about another difficult situation for our great country: immigration from our southern border.

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Jumping to conclusions [Editorial]

Jumping to conclusions [Editorial]

The thing about frogs and turtles and the efforts to be environmentally conscientious is that they're integrally related.

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The Great War [Editorial]

The Great War [Editorial]

Quietly, over the past many decades, the conflict once known as The Great War has slipped from living memory.

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Let's stop asking the sheriff and police to 'do it all' [Commentary]

Let's stop asking the sheriff and police to 'do it all' [Commentary]

There hasn't been much interest in most of the local political races this year, but one has sparked a little drama: The sheriff's race.

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In a county where blacks seldom get elected, change may be coming [Commentary]

In a county where blacks seldom get elected, change may be coming [Commentary]

Last week's primary election may have set in motion what could well be a watershed general election where Harford County is concerned.

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Fourth events made possible, and free, by volunteer efforts [Editorial]

Fourth events made possible, and free, by volunteer efforts [Editorial]

This holiday weekend brings some of the biggest public celebrations of the year, and rightly so. If you can't have a civic celebration to celebrate Independence Day, when can you have one?

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Sniffing out drugs in Harford schools [Editorial]

Sniffing out drugs in Harford schools [Editorial]

Conducting a review of the policy under which drug-sniffing dogs are brought into public middle and high schools in Harford County, as is currently being done, is a worthwhile exercise in responsibility, both for school officials and the students and...

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House candidate thankful for support [Letter]

House candidate thankful for support [Letter]

Editor:

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