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  • Harford Community College president talks college finances, sports complex

    Harford Community College president talks college finances, sports complex
    Harford Community College President Dennis Golladay sat down with two editors and a reporter from The Aegis earlier this week and talked about the college's finances and the controversy over fee increase at the Harford Sports Complex. He also provided the...
  • Bail reform is still needed [Editorial]

    Two years after a decision by the state's highest court mandating that criminal suspects be represented by counsel at every stage of their cases, including the initial bail hearing before a commissioner, we still have no sustainable plan to make that...
  • Funding superbug research is critical [Commentary]

    Funding superbug research is critical [Commentary]
    Anyone who has lost a loved one has experienced the five stages of grief: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. Following my mother's death from one such infection, Clostridium difficile, or C. diff., in April 2010, I went through the...
  • Public financing leads to fair elections [Commentary]

    Public financing leads to fair elections [Commentary]
    Professors at Northwestern and Princeton just released a joint study declaring U.S. democracy as we know it officially passé, with "economic elite domination" the new normal. The report's authors found that policies supported by these elites and by...
  • Ground broken for new Harford therapeutic riding center

    Ground broken for new Harford therapeutic riding center
    Ground was broken Thursday for a new county government funded facility to provide therapeutic horseback riding activities for children and adults with special needs, disadvantaged and at-risk young people and elderly citizens. The Harford County...
  • The toll on U.S. roads [Editorial]

    The toll on U.S. roads  [Editorial]
    Since the 1930s, the federal tax on gasoline has been the single greatest source of revenue to pay for America's highways and mass transit. For every gallon sold, 18.4 cents is collected by the federal government and set aside in the Highway Trust Fund to...
  • Amtrak's vulnerability [Editorial]

    Amtrak's vulnerability  [Editorial]
    No doubt there were some lumps in throats at Amtrak headquarters last month when they heard the words "collapse" and "rail line" in Baltimore. As it happens, it was a CSX freight line that was affected by the loss of a 120-year-old retaining wall in...
  • Catonsville nonprofit to hold eviction prevention yard sale

    Catonsville nonprofit to hold eviction prevention yard sale
    The Catonsville nonprofit CEFM Network is constantly looking for ways to help the less fortunate. The organization will be holding a yard sale Saturday, May 17, from 8 a.m. to noon to raise money for its eviction prevention program. The group is...
  • HCPS Seeks Applicant for School System Audit Committee

    The Board of Education of Harford County is seeking applications from interested county residents to fill one opening on the school system's Audit Committee. The purpose of the five-member committee is to assist the board in fulfilling its fiduciary...
  • Council authorizes plan to privatize some city pensions

    Council authorizes plan to privatize some city pensions
    Some future city workers will receive a 401(k)-style retirement plan rather than traditional pensions under a sweeping plan approved Monday by the City Council. The legislation — the result of a deal struck by Baltimore unions and Mayor...
  • Anthony Brown campaign releases $112 million, four-year jobs plan

    Anthony Brown campaign releases $112 million, four-year jobs plan
    Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown today will unveil a $112.3 million, four-year plan aimed at creating jobs and improving Maryland’s business climate. The lieutenant governor's plan would be funded by state tax revenues it...
  • Havre de Grace council looks for cuts elsewhere to avoid 20 percent water rate hike

    Havre de Grace council looks for cuts elsewhere to avoid 20 percent water rate hike
    What's next for Havre de Grace water and sewer rates? Will the city council raise them or perhaps find other ways to cut costs? The verdict is still out, as the council and Mayor Wayne Dougherty met with the city finance director Wednesday night to...