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Labor Day

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Top Labor Day Articles

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  • Sports notices: Fifth annual 24 Hours of Booty is coming this weekend

    Submitting sports notices Email sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. Golf The First Tee of Howard County's fall session is almost here. Registration is open at http://www.thefirstteehowardcounty.org. Athelas...
  • Baltimore Grand Prix 2013 to feature Taste of Maryland tent, healthy options

    Baltimore Grand Prix 2013 to feature Taste of Maryland tent, healthy options
    Food options at this year's Grand Prix of Baltimore will include a Taste of Maryland tent, featuring crab cakes, soft crab sandwiches, fried oysters, corn on the cob and other food associated with Maryland cuisine. The Maryland food tent, which will...
  • Franchot gains O'Malley's support on school start

     Franchot gains O'Malley's support on school start
    Comptroller Peter Franchot's campaign to push back the start of the public school year until after Labor Day picked up the cautious support of Gov. Martin O'Malley Wednesday. After Franchot opened a meeting of the Board of Public Works by laying out the...
  • Park lifeguards maintain serious focus at annual competition

    Park lifeguards maintain serious focus at annual competition
    Lifeguards, Cullin Brown will have you know, do not laze around beaches, lakes and pools. "There's a stereotype that we sit in the sun and tan," said Brown, a 19-year-old lifeguard at Rocky Gap State Park in Western Maryland. State park lifeguards...
  • Mount Ida wins distinction as this year's Decorator Show House [Ellicott City]

    Mount Ida, the early 19 century Ellicott family mansion, has been named Historic Ellicott City Inc.'s 28th annual Decorator Show House.  From Sept. 28 through Oct. 27, the public will get a rare chance to visit the Mount Ida house, a 1828 Greek...
  • Howard County datebook Datebook

    Thursday, Aug. 29 Reggae music The Howard County Historical Society presents "Acoustic Reggae with Scotty P" from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 8328 Court Ave. in Ellicott City. Scotty Paynter is a vocalist-songwriter associated with the Baltimore-based...
  • Cracking down on payday loans

    Cracking down on payday loans
    Fear not, boardwalk vacationers. Labor Day may be approaching, but one of summer's favorite pastimes, the Whac-A-Mole game, is getting an extended run. We speak, of course, of Maryland's unceasing efforts to protect consumers from unscrupulous payday...
  • Harford 9th annual library gala takes a page from murder mystery game

    Harford 9th annual library gala takes a page from murder mystery game
    Patrons of a Harford County library branch may have noticed some suspicious characters hanging around lately, but they are not the kind one would file a police report over. Elected officials, county employees and a business leader are plastered on...
  • More road closures for Grand Prix announced

    More road closures for Grand Prix announced
    Motorists should expect additional road closures in Baltimore connected to the Labor Day weekend Grand Prix, city officials said Tuesday. To accommodate the 2-mile race course near the Inner Harbor, these roads will be closed beginning at 9 p.m....
  • Bits & Pieces: Hammond Elementary's Serpico is a true champion

    According to Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, the definition of a champion is "a winner of first prize or first place in competition or one who shows marked superiority." Using that definition, Ryan Braun and Alex Rodriguez are champions, and yet both...
  • Celebrate Labor Day weekend with HdG farmers market

    Happy Labor Day, dear readers! Legislated as a federal holiday in 1894, Labor Day was begun in New York by labor leader Peter McGuire to honor the American worker. Remember the spirit of Labor Day and make your weekend celebration less work to have fun....
  • A test for the Grand Prix

    A test for the Grand Prix
    They say the third time is the charm, and it's likely that this year's running of the Baltimore Grand Prix will go a lot further toward answering the crucial question that the first two iterations of the ostensibly annual event left unclear. Can IndyCar...