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Memorial Day

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Top Memorial Day Articles

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  • Scout Troop 702's newest Eagle is Alex Robinson [Highland/Fulton]

    Scout Troop 702's newest Eagle is Alex Robinson [Highland/Fulton]
    Being a Boy Scout was one of the highlights of my childhood. It provides leadership training, working as a team, problem-solving, survival skills — just to name a few. Not every Boy Scout aspires to become an Eagle Scout. On May 24at a Court of...
  • 'Game of Thrones' recap, 'The Mountain and the Viper'

    'Game of Thrones' recap, 'The Mountain and the Viper'
    First off, let’s just get this out of the way: This has been the most consistently excellent season of "Game of Thrones" yet. Every episode has been strong, and the season has – somewhat amazingly – avoided the obvious issues with...
  • Losing lacrosse too [Commentary]

    Losing lacrosse too [Commentary]
    The recent three-day 2014 NCAA Men's Lacrosse championship event at M&T Stadium drew the lowest attendance yet — 78,234 — since Baltimore introduced it to NFL stadiums in 2003. And the Baltimore Ravens, the main stadium tenant, did not...
  • Three people killed, two others wounded in Baltimore

    Three people killed, two others wounded in Baltimore
    Baltimore homicide detectives were investigating two killings late Sunday night and a third that occurred Monday, while two other people were reported shot and wounded. The violence continued a recent uptick for the city, with four people killed over...
  • Bike thefts curb optimism about Baltimore

    Bike thefts curb optimism about Baltimore
    It was one of those rare June days in Baltimore — warm and sunny, not yet hot and humid — so you could take a good, long walk through the city without shvitzing or getting terribly distressed. I mean, you could actually feel good about the...
  • Scouts help with Memorial Day observances [Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton]

    As a bugle played "To the Colors", members of Boy Scout Troop 72 raised the American flag at Crestlawn Memorial Gardens in Marriottsville May 23 to start the Memorial Day weekend. While some people were sitting in traffic jams trying to get to the...
  • What Elliot Rodger didn't know [Commentary]

    What Elliot Rodger didn't know [Commentary]
    As my 9-year-old son and I were enjoying a meal at a Lebanese cafe last month, I overheard a middle aged woman say to the server: "This is my first Memorial Day weekend alone. I'm separated, and the kids are with their dad." The way in which she wore...
  • NCAA to slash ticket prices for 2015 lacrosse championship weekend

    NCAA to slash ticket prices for 2015 lacrosse championship weekend
    After attendance declined at men’s lacrosse championship weekend for the seventh straight year, the NCAA will drastically lower prices starting next season, according to Inside Lacrosse. The cheapest all-session ticket for the 2015 event in...
  • Digital Harbor holds meeting to calm community

    Digital Harbor holds meeting to calm community
    Digital Harbor High School staff and police met with parents Tuesday evening to reassure the community that they are taking steps to ensure that children are safe in the classroom and on their way home. Baltimore police are deploying officers around the...
  • Stop the fighting [Editorial]

    Baltimore police deployed extra officers around Digital Harbor High School in Federal Hill and a handful of other schools this week to ensure students' safety in the wake of recent threats and violent attacks against Latino students. The beefed-up...
  • Baltimore police dispatch officers to head off racial tensions at schools

    Baltimore police dispatch officers to head off racial tensions at schools
    Baltimore police plan to deploy officers around city schools until the school year ends to ensure student safety amid recent racial tensions, while school officials joined civil rights leaders to urge students of different races to peacefully resolve...
  • Black Ice softball follows lead of Collins, Stephenson

     Black Ice softball follows lead of Collins, Stephenson
    When Maryland Black Ice Softball Club coaches Bob Stephenson and Tony Canami recruit players for their Cockeysville-based 18-under team, they say they're looking for “young stars.” Stephenson and Canami appear to have found two in...