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New Year's Day

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Top New Year's Day Articles

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  • New year begins with unexpected snowfall [25 years ago]

    From The Aegis dated Jan. 5, 1989: The new year came in with a bang 25 years ago, with a snowfall on New Year's Day and hurricane-like winds a few days later. The first measurable snowfall of the winter was enough for a group of Forest Hill children to...
  • Police identify two East Baltimore murder victims

    Police identify two East Baltimore murder victims
    Baltimore police identified the victims of a Thursday night shooting in East Baltimore as two men from Northwest Baltimore, both of whom are expected to be added to a growing homicide tally four days into the new year. Police said the victims were Daries...
  • Time to raise stagnant wages for lowest-paid workers [Commentary]

    Time to raise stagnant wages for lowest-paid workers [Commentary]
    On Jan. 1 of this year, over 2.5 million low-paid workers throughout the country got a raise. Unfortunately, none of these workers lives in Maryland. Thanks to minimum wage increases that took effect on New Year's Day in 13 states, including Arizona,...
  • Howard Domestic Violence Center gets new name Dec. 1

    Howard Domestic Violence Center gets new name Dec. 1
    For Jennifer Pollitt Hill, there's a lot of power in a name. Hill is the director of the Domestic Violence Center of Howard County, a nonprofit that provides aid to domestic violence and sexual assault victims. On Dec. 1, the organization's name will...
  • Andrew Grams conducts Baltimore Symphony in stylish Viennese program

    Andrew Grams conducts Baltimore Symphony in stylish Viennese program
    The year is not even a week old, and there's a contender for highlight of the 2014 music season in Baltimore. OK, maybe that's too premature and silly a statement. But if, like me, you feel there are few things more perfectly fashioned than a waltz by...
  • 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...
  • Enjoy the cold on a walk on the North Park Trail in HdG

    It's frigid January, dear readers, Calling all polar bears! Joe Kochenderfer will lead Havre de Grace's polar team to brave frigid temperatures on Saturday at 10 a.m. for a "Frost Bite Walk of the North Park Trail." This guided Ice Age nature and...
  • Winners of Port Deposit house decorating contest are...

    Better late than never with the results of this year's decorating contest in Port. The 2013 "Magic on Main" winners are: first place, Kim and Allen Dooling, 13 N. Main St.; second place, Linda and Ray Singleton, 84-86 S. Main St.; and third place, Mike...
  • Two men charged with over harvesting rockfish from Patapsco River

    Two men charged with over harvesting rockfish from Patapsco River
    Two Middle River men were charged Monday with overfishing striped bass from the Patapsco River, according to Maryland Natural Resources Police. Terry Alan Myrick, 53, and John James Messinger, 37, were caught near the Key Bridge on New Year's Day with...
  • Neighbors and patrons bid fond farewell to Salute

    Neighbors and patrons bid fond farewell to Salute
    Nearly three years after opening in a former Main Street coffee shop, Salute Ristorante Italiano's owners have decided to close their doors. Moroccan-born Abdellah and Meriem Kass ran their cozy, Main Street restaurant with a personal touch, with Meriem...
  • Howard Co. police to increase presence for holidays

    Howard Co. police to increase presence for holidays
    Howard County police announced Monday that it will increase its presence around shopping malls, neighborhoods and on the roadways this holiday season. The increased police presence, which will begin on Thanksgiving and continue through New Year's Day,...
  • New year brings 140 runners out for traditional run in Joppa

    A record number of runners turned out Jan. 1 in Joppa for a traditional New Year's Day battle against steep hills and cold winds. One-hundred forty runners raced over an unpleasantly hilly course along Old Joppa Road and Jerusalem Mill Road in the...