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  • 'Survivor Philippines' finale recap, Million Dollar Question

    'Survivor Philippines' finale recap, Million Dollar Question
    We've made it to the finale already; it seems like the season has gone quickly, but then again, if I have to hear Lisa say "I know what I have to do to win, but it goes against everything I believe in ..." I may stab myself in the ear with an ice pick....
  • Chris Davis interested in participating in Home Run Derby

    Chris Davis interested in participating in Home Run Derby
    Now that Chris Davis is assured the starting spot at first base on the American League All-Star team, another obvious question is lingering. Will he represent the AL in the Home Run Derby? Official word is supposed to come Monday, when New York...
  • News and social media run amok

    News and social media run amok
    In the Newtown massacre, as in all such tragic events in a free and open society, both the news and social media went all-out to provide the fullest coverage of what happened and why. The latter is not yet fully known. In too many instances, though, the...
  • Carroll County announces school safety program

    Carroll County announces school safety program
    Carroll County Public Schools joined with local law enforcement agencies Friday to announce the Adopt-A-School Program, which aims to increase school security and enhance health and safety instruction with the participation of police officers....
  • Havre de Grace council approves two more school resource officers at HHS

    Citing the recent shooting in Newtown, Conn., the Havre de Grace City Council narrowly approved a $40,000 budget amendment to add two more school resource officers to its daily patrol through March. Mayor Wayne Dougherty said plans to add officers had...
  • After Sandy Hook, steps to improve school safety in Howard County

    After Sandy Hook, steps to improve school safety in Howard County
    The mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. last month will forever change schooling, said Howard County Superintendent Renee Foose, and there can be no guarantee that something "so unnatural" can't happen locally. But schools...
  • County schools focus on ongoing safety and security

    County schools focus on ongoing safety and security
    Nearly a month after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, local schools are looking at ways to better ensure student safety. "You can never be too diligent, or too careful," said Bob Moshier, spokesman for Anne Arundel County Public Schools....
  • Harford eyes putting more police in schools

    Harford eyes putting more police in schools
    After Havre de Grace's Council just agreed to add two more school resource officers to its patrol in light of the Newtown, Conn., shooting, the Harford County Council and Board of Education may be looking into doing the same. Council President Billy...
  • Calvert County student suspended for bringing toy gun on school bus

    Calvert County student suspended for bringing toy gun on school bus
    A Calvert County elementary school student was suspended last week for bringing a toy gun onto a school bus to show a friend, according to a lawyer representing his family. At a two-hour meeting Friday between officials, the boy, his parents and the...
  • Gun petition fails, NRA lawsuit looms

    Maryland's new gun control law will not head to voters now that organizers of a petition drive to halt the law failed to turn in any signatures before Friday night's deadline. "This means there were no successful petitions this year," Stephen Ackerman...
  • Keeping Laurel High safe without armed resource officers

    Keeping Laurel High safe without armed resource officers
    With a sharper focus on school security in the weeks following the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, administrators at Laurel High School said their priority is always the safety of students and staff, and the school works regularly with Laurel Police to...
  • Owings Mills: Concerned county students send 'snowflakes' to Sandy Hook

    The horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut stunned a nation and left everyone wondering how they could be of help. School children across our country wanted to do something to help the survivors and the "Snowflakes for Sandy Hook"...