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Memorial Day

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  • Fulton Elementary spotlights exceptional readers [Fulton/Highland]

    The exceptional readers for the third grade at Fulton Elementary School are Serena Goyal, Casey Van't Hoff, Luke Rubin, Carolyn Wong, Devan Patel, Courtney Johnson and Noah Ko. For the fourth grade, they are Aiden Atang, Nikhitha Ganham, Sonja West,...
  • Strong turnout for Bond Mill PTO Carnival[West Laurel]

    Come one, come all! And, everybody did. The cars were parked along Bond Mill Road and Sherwood Avenue because there were no more spaces near Bond Mill Elementary for the much-anticipated Parent Teacher Organization Carnival. The weather was lovely and...
  • Another busy pool season starts this weekend [Maryland City]

    Memorial Day quickly appears this weekend. All of the snow and ice of the winter has now become a distant memory and "fun in the sun" soon empties the cold and dreary memories.  Congratulations to all of this year's graduates. Two hold a special place...
  • Laurel city offices closed, trash rescheduled for Memorial Day holiday

    Laurel city offices closed, trash rescheduled for Memorial Day holiday
    Laurel city offices, including the passport office, will be closed on Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. Refuse and recyclables usually collected on Mondays will be collected on Tuesday, May 27; and Tuesday's refuse and recyclables will be...
  • More storm chances, highs in lower 80s forecast Thursday

    More storm chances, highs in lower 80s forecast Thursday
    Another chance of thunderstorms is expected Thursday afternoon amid warm temperatures and humid air. Patchy fog was reported Thursday morning, with some storms passing through the region. The morning started off mild in the 60s, forecast to rise well...
  • Summer threats [Commentary]

    Summer threats [Commentary]
    Summertime and the living is worth doing. Sure, the official celestial start of summer is still a few weeks away in mid-June, but the Memorial Day weekend is the American beginning of the season of outdoor activities, leisure, vacations and relaxation....
  • The lesson of war [Letter]

    The lesson of war [Letter]
    The following is part of a speech given by Chaplain Gittelsohn when the American cemetery on Iwo Jima was dedicated shortly after the fighting ended in 1945. I think it sums up the meaning of the Memorial Day holiday as well as anything ever written:...
  • Ocean City votes to ban sale of laser pointers, switchblades

    Ocean City votes to ban sale of laser pointers, switchblades
    If you're packing for the Memorial Day weekend in Ocean City, leave the laser pointer at home - as usual - and don't even think about buying another. On Monday, the city council voted unanimously to ban the sale of laser pointers in Ocean City,...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, May 25 On stage Silhouette Stages presents the Tony Award-nominated play "Curtains" at 3 p.m. at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane. When a leading lady is murdered on stage in the opening number, cast and crew become suspects and the real...
  • Police report Baltimore's second triple shooting in as many days

    Police report Baltimore's second triple shooting in as many days
    Six people were wounded in separate triple shootings in Baltimore late Wednesday night and Thursday morning. And late Thursday, two more men were shot in the city, bringing the total to eight shooting victims in a 24-hour span. With the often violent...
  • Memorial Day, graduations kick off Harford summer [25 years ago]

    From The Aegis dated March 25, 1989: Summer was unofficially kicked off 25 years ago this week by celebrating Memorial Day with remembrances across the county, including in Bel Air, where American flags were placed on graves of veterans. Another...
  • Memorial Day schedule and closings

    Memorial Day schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Monday, May 26: Government offices Closed in all jurisdictions. Courts Closed in all jurisdictions. Libraries Closed in all jurisdictions. Public schools Closed in all jurisdictions. Trash/recycling No...