| Sep 5, 2011
In my July 7 column, "Sharing learning opportunities has come full circle," I mentioned that I couldn't fit into that column all the information I had learned at the Maryland Gerontological Association's spring conference. One of the topics I didn't...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 3:17 PM
As calls for flooded roads and other threats from Hurricane Irene start to trickle in tonight across Baltimore County, the monthly training exercises and years of experience of county emergency personnel will likely be put to the test.
Among those poised...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Three from Harford County were among the more than 1,200 people who attended a recent crisis intervention conference.
The Harford County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) attended advanced training Sept. 14 at the International Crisis Intervention Team...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 12:33 PM
Unemployment in this recession could have long-term ripple effects because many more of the long-term unemployed are educated, middle age and middle class. Retirement systems will face the consequences of lower contributions and early retirements. Parents...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:11 PM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
I received my Bachelors from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and received my Masters from Morgan State University. I have...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 2:56 PM
The Junior Tennis Champions Center at College Park aims to offer the young athletes it trains a chance to become just that — champions.
While by definition it's a regional training center, Patrick McEnroe, general manager of player development...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 5:00 AM
For the first — and only — time this preseason you'll be able to see the Ravens in training camp on Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium. Because of the NFL lockout, the Ravens canceled training camp at McDaniel College in Westminster and moved it...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 6:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tens of thousands of unionized Verizon Communications Inc. workers from Massachusetts to Washington, D.C., went on strike early Sunday after they failed to agree on a new labor contract with the telecommunications company.
| Aug 8, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Two companies are warning state regulators that they will collectively be laying off about 150 employees, the state said Monday.
Capital One Financial Corp. told the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation that it planned to cut 54 jobs...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 4:45 PM
City and fire officials unveiled a poignant piece of American history on Sunday which will remind students at Baltimore's fire training academy of the commitments they make in the line of duty.
A section of I-beam salvaged from the remains of the World...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 1:22 PM
The Baltimore City Fire Department investigation into possible cheating by students in its emergency medical technician training program has found no evidence of intentional wrongdoing by recruits, but Fire Chief James S. Clack's decision Monday to...
| Jul 27, 2011
An article in the July 29, 1911 edition of The Argus reported fear of an impending storm may have caused the death of a woman traveling with her son.
Hastening home with her little boy to escape the storm Friday evening of last week, Mrs. Uriah Guy,...