| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Nostalgia among those who grew up in Laurel has caused its memorabilia to become a hot collectible. Every imaginable collectible is available, such as old photos, postcards, T-shirts, and even some Laurel Police Department patches.
There are a few...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The Historical Society of Harford County will open its doors on Saturday, Jan. 18, to share it rich collections detailing the history of the county.
The special open house, called "History on Parade," will present an extensive collection of authors,...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Regarding Edward Davenport's letter expressing concern over the impact marijuana legalization will have on the African-American community ("The cons of legalized marijuana," Jan. 17), he fails to understand that the current prohibitionist policy is the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Traffic fatalities may have been down in 2013, but we'd be better off with none.
In 2013, 21 people were killed on roadways in Harford County, down substantially from the 31 killed in 2012.
Over the past eight years ending with 2013, the number of...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 1:08 PM
It seems that just about all kids, from toddlers to teenagers, have a smartphone, tablet or other device in their hands at one time or another. But too much screen time might not be healthy, especially if it's replacing physical activities or...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 5:24 PM
The Maryland Historical Society can thank document thief Barry H. Landau for some recent additions to its collection.
Landau's capture at the Baltimore institution sparked a multistate investigation that ended in his conviction for stealing 10,000...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Ariel Sharon, the daring Israeli general who as a field commander and prime minister became one of the most influential and controversial leaders in the Middle East, died Saturday. He was 85.
Sharon, who had been incapacitated since suffering a severe...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:11 PM
From the Baltimore Sun Op-Ed Page
When trying to get business here in the state of Maryland, corporations knew that the most direct path to the heart of Governor Martin O'Malley was through the Democratic Governor's Association.
January Red Maryland Poll...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:47 PM
As a player in the Black Power and civil rights movements of the 1960s, even at only 25 years old, Maulana Karenga was concerned about legacy. He wanted to leave behind something that would both celebrate the accomplishments of his people and challenge...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Alicia I. Floyd, a homemaker and volunteer, died Dec. 13 of Alzheimer's disease at her home in the Brightwood retirement community in Lutherville. She was 75.
The daughter of George Dudley Iverson IV and Gertrude Rausch Iverson, the former Alicia Lee...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:32 AM
How many times have you heard about the "War on Christmas" over the years, particularly from conservative commentators? During the past decade, concerned parties on both sides of the spectrum have argued and yelled and screamed at the top of their lungs...
| Oct 4, 2013
People who wish to age in place, be supported and link to community resources are invited to a potluck luncheon to meet other prospective members of the Village in Howard and learn about the organization's plans and progress at 11 a.m. Tuesday,...