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Memorial Day

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  • Charlestown flag display marks Memorial Day, aid Wounded Warriors

    Charlestown flag display marks Memorial Day, aid Wounded Warriors
    The Charlestown Retirement Community in Catonsville kicked off its commemoration of Memorial Day on Saturday with an exhibition of more than 500 full-size American flags. The display, known as the Charlestown Field of Honor Veterans Tribute, raises...
  • Bayhawks ready to move on against undefeated Hamilton Nationals

    Bayhawks ready to move on against undefeated Hamilton Nationals
    The Chesapeake Bayhawks' 15-14 overtime loss to the previously winless Boston Cannons on May 18 has lingered on Dave Cottle's mind for the past two weeks. And for the Bayhawks' coach, that's long enough. Because Major League Lacrosse teams don't play on...
  • Heat, humidity expected Wednesday with chance of storms

    Heat, humidity expected Wednesday with chance of storms
    Isolated thunderstorms are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening as humidity and warmth surge during the day, according to forecasts. Temperatures are expected to reach into the mid- to upper 80s, potentially surpassing 90 degrees, with a slight...
  • Good Shepherd plans breakfast, strawberry festival and pig roast [Perryville]

    Happy Memorial Day – and thank you to all our veterans who gave their lives so we can live in freedom. God bless them and their families. Coming events at Good Shepherd in Perryville include: June 2, all you can eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:...
  • For Memorial Day, a Civil War ballad

    For Memorial Day, a Civil War ballad
    On this Memorial Day, I thought it would be worth recalling the Civil War origins of this annual observance. Here is one of the most beloved songs from those terrible years of when the country was torn apart by an internal conflict. "The Vacant Chair"...
  • Memorial Day observances planned [Havre de Grace]

    A pleasant Memorial Day weekend, dear readers! Memorial Day observances will be conducted May 27 at 9 a.m. at Angel Hill Cemetery and then proceed to Tydings Memorial Park by 11 a.m. Contact the American Legion Post 47, 410-939-0234. Memorial Day...
  • City to end speed camera enforcement on holidays

    City to end speed camera enforcement on holidays
    Once it restarts its speed camera program, Baltimore City won’t issue any automated speeding tickets on major school holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving, transportation officials say. The new holiday policy is a change from the city’s...
  • Eldersburg's Knutson-Cullen among honorees at Memorial Day service

    Eldersburg's Knutson-Cullen among honorees at Memorial Day service
    U.S. Army Capt. Sara M. Knutson-Cullen, a former Eldersburg resident who died in a helicopter crash in Kandahar, Afghanistan, on March 11, will be among the honorees at the May 27 Memorial Day service at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium....
  • Lawmakers press Pentagon, VA to cooperate on claims backlog

    Lawmakers press Pentagon, VA to cooperate on claims backlog
    A bipartisan group of lawmakers pressed the Obama administration Wednesday to reduce the backlog of disability claims at the Department of Veterans Affairs by improving cooperation between the several agencies that have a role in the process. Senators...
  • Scattered storms, highs around 80 forecast Thursday

    Scattered storms, highs around 80 forecast Thursday
    Scattered storms are expected throughout the day Thursday in the Baltimore area, with highs around 80 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The storms are part of the same system that brought tornadoes across the central U.S. earlier...
  • Police search Bel Air day care center in ongoing investigation [25 years ago]

    From The Aegis dated June 23, 1988: A Bel Air day care center remained embroiled in legal action 25 years ago this week, as local police executed a search and seizure warrant. Parents of several children at the center claimed their children had been...
  • Principal leaving Towson High after 19 years

    Principal leaving Towson High after 19 years
    Just after the last of the buses with horns blaring and frantically waving students inside pulled out of Towson High on the last day of school Friday, principal Jane Barranger, save for a small tiara she wore, showed no sign that she just waved goodbye to...