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For years, the routine never changed. Glenmont resident Bill Heneck would sign off from his "second family," his co-workers at the West Baltimore firehouse where he served as a paramedic and firefighter for 28 years, and come home to his wife, Eunice, and...
The racy "Fifty Shades" book series by E. L. James has been causing a stir since hitting shelves in April with its erotic plot line and subsequent ban in various libraries across the country. In Harford County, the public library system made the decision...
No one who remembers 20 years ago is likely to have forgotten the horrendous carjacking and murder of Pam Basu. On Sept. 8, 1992, the Maryland mother was taking her 2-year-old daughter to her first day of nursery school when two men pulled her from her...
The Baltimore SunLast week Steve Buttry posted an article at The Buttry Diary on the ways in which copy editing, if it is to survive, must change from copy editors' accustomed attitudes and practices. I urge you to read it; no, I implore you to read it. Mr. Buttry, though...
While a nearby library system has refused to carry the immensely popular book, "Fifty Shades of Grey," and its two sequels, readers in Howard County are still able to check the books out from their local libraries. As long as they don't mind waiting. As...
Someone once described the ambition of getting a novel published as "a slender keyhole through which few have passed." Rodgers Forge resident Eric Goodman has passed through that keyhole, and has found rewards on the other side — on Monday, June 4,...
Tags: Awards and Prizes, Amtrak, Authors
The Harford County Council is getting set to move back to its original "Black Box" location sometime this summer. Council members approved a letter to Harford County Executive David Craig at their Tuesday meeting, requesting that he allow the council...
Regarding your recent editorial on the Harford County Public Library's decision not to purchase the book "Fifty Shades of Grey," the library did not ban the book as you claimed ("Banned in Bel Air," June 2). We strongly oppose censorship of any type and...
My daughter learned a neat rhetorical trick to avoid eating things she doesn't like. "Daddy, I actually really like spinach, it's just that this spinach tastes different." Democrats and the journalists who love them play a similar game with Republicans...
Congratulations to local author Eric Goodman, who recently won an Independent Publishers Book Awards' Gold Medal for Best Fiction in the Mid-Atlantic. Goodman won for his book, "Tracks," a series of short stories built around the passengers on an Amtrak...
Tags: Baltimore Book Festival, Amtrak
If you ever thought writing a book was tough, just consider the pain of marketing it. One example: the 66-city tour by Loyola University Maryland writing professor Ron Tanner in a beat-up van -- a voyage that has included savage mosquitos, a busted toilet...
Tags: Renovation, Charles Village, House Building, Authors, Pets
No "smut" will be provided courtesy of Harford County taxpayers, County Councilman Jim McMahan declared Tuesday. Speaking at the council's first legislative session since the controversy broke last week, McMahan defended the Harford County Public...
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