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New Year's Day

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  • Jan. 20 to 28 brings school days off, early dismissals [Maryland City]

    Hopefully, everyone enjoyed a wonderful beginning to 2014! A new year always provides us a chance to begin again, to make new promises to ourselves and others, and hopefully succeed in our new endeavors. The students returned to school quickly following...
  • Police officials before council after violent start to 2014

    Police officials before council after violent start to 2014
    Amid a bloody start to the New Year following a violent 2013, City Council members asked police leaders at a hearing Tuesday whether they've changed something for the worse. "Baltimore has come too far to let the violence of years past return," said...
  • School officials expect winter break closing to save $350-$400,000

    Students and teachers in the Howard County Public School System weren't the only people on winter break last month. Superintendent Renee Foose directed all offices and facilities closed as well, to the tune of several hundred thousand dollars in savings,...
  • Spalding basketball's Jourdan Grant talks about the Cavaliers' trip to Alaska

    Spalding basketball's Jourdan Grant talks about the Cavaliers' trip to Alaska
    During the school year, Varsity Letters will periodically ask student-athletes from various sports to step in as guest bloggers. They will share their personal thoughts during pivotal stretches of a given season. This week's guest is Arcchbishop...
  • O'Malley policies make Baltimore more dangerous

    O'Malley policies make Baltimore more dangerous
    In a New Year's Day editorial, the Sun editorial board lamented that 2013 was "a lost year in the fight against gun crime." There is plenty wrong, of course, with how Baltimore City handles gun crime. The lack of seriousness with which the Rawlings-...
  • Police say barricade suspect was on a 'one-man crime spree'

    Police say barricade suspect was on a 'one-man crime spree'
    A suspect on a "one-man crime spree" shot and killed a person Friday after a botched carjacking, authorities said, then took his life after drawing officers into an hours-long standoff at a Baltimore nonprofit. The morning incident, which closed roads...
  • Police say 6-year-old left alone in van at Arundel Mills

    Police say 6-year-old left alone in van at Arundel Mills
    For the second time in three days, Anne Arundel County police say a child was left alone in a cold vehicle at the Arundel Mills complex in Hanover. Police say a man left his 6-year-old grandson in the mall parking lot near Best Buy on Thursday as snow...
  • Helga L. Pennewell, educator and activist

    Helga L. Pennewell, educator and activist
    Helga "Lollo" Lieselotte Pennewell, who escaped Soviet-occupied East Germany with her family for Maryland's Eastern Shore, where she spent 52 years as an educator and nationally acclaimed activist, died last week. She was 84. Ms. Pennewell was born to...
  • Main Street Tower restaurant to lose rooftop deck tent

    Main Street Tower restaurant to lose rooftop deck tent
    Main Street Tower, a popular Bel Air restaurant on Main Street known for its seafood and classic Italian cuisine, has been forced to get rid of its rooftop deck tent. According to Kevin L. Small, director of planning and community development for the...
  • Like/Dislike with Baltimore's DJ James Nasty

    Like/Dislike with Baltimore's DJ James Nasty
    DJ James Nasty, 32, has been producing and recording music since 2003. The Prince George's County native, who now resides in Mount Vernon, has had the opportunity to play music all over the country, and has heard his songs played on Baltimore radio...
  • Main Street's Gallery, Salute Ristorante sold [Old Town Laurel]

    The property once home to The Gallery, 344 Main St., has been sold. In an email received from Cathy and Randy Emery last week, Cathy said that they had been to settlement and would be moved out of the building within a week. The unnamed buyer lives in...
  • Glen Burnie man accused of making explosives had potential for 'destruction and terror'

    Glen Burnie man accused of making explosives had potential for 'destruction and terror'
    Along with chemicals, fuses, guns and bomb-making materials, police say Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr. had how-to manuals in his Glen Burnie home with titles such as "Boobytraps," "Deadly Brew," "Highly Explosive Pyrotechnic Compositions" and "The Poor Man's...