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  • Harford sheriff appoints new warden for 'no longer just a jail'

    Harford sheriff appoints new warden for 'no longer just a jail'
    A new warden will soon oversee the complexities of the Harford County Detention Center in Bel Air, an institution Sheriff Jesse Bane says is "no longer just a jail." Bane introduced Charles Moore, of the Maryland State Police, during Tuesday night's...
  • Laurel mechanical engineer adds Western herbalist to her resume

    Laurel mechanical engineer adds Western herbalist to her resume
    Donna Koczaja held up an index finger as she walked by a visitor to signal that she'd be back in a minute after checking on her order of passionflower at the dispensary down the hall. After returning to the lobby of the Maryland University of...
  • Remember Liu Si [Commentary]

    Remember Liu Si [Commentary]
    History is peppered with memorable dates, spoken so many times over that they become embedded into the tongue, words and numbers that carry their own familiarity and flavor. July Fourth, Sept. 11th. In Chinese, remembering dates is even easier —...
  • Hookah lounges show poor air quality, Hopkins study says

    Hookah lounges show poor air quality, Hopkins study says
    Although hookah lounges are becoming more popular, smoking flavored tobacco through water pipes creates hazardous concentrations of indoor air pollution, according to a new study from the Institute for Global Tobacco Control at the Johns Hopkins...
  • Balto. Co. endorsements [Editorial]

    Balto. Co. endorsements [Editorial]
    The Sun makes endorsements for state legislature and County Council in the following races: 8th District Redistricting left the residents of the 8th District with two incumbents for three spots. Del. John Cluster, Christian Miele and Norma Secoura are...
  • In his final season, Boys' Latin's Stanwick earns player of the year honors

    In his final season, Boys' Latin's Stanwick earns player of the year honors
    It's not easy to figure out which of Shack Stanwick's accomplishments in his final season at Boys' Latin were more valuable. For starters, the attackman scored 46 goals and 76 assists this spring to set the storied program's all-time points record for...
  • Resold diabetes strips cause health concerns

    Resold diabetes strips cause health concerns
    On Charles Street, inside the Belvedere Galleria, a company run from a small office offers cash for people's leftover diabetes strips, the tiny tabs used to test glucose levels, which are crucial to managing the disease. An Internet search for "sell...
  • Architects give Baltimore students lessons to build on

    Architects give Baltimore students lessons to build on
    When Beechfield Elementary/Middle School fifth-graders were asked to design their dream homes 15 years ago, they almost always included a "safe room," a place where they could escape violence, according to Ayers Saint Gross president Jim Wheeler. Today,...
  • Dr. Jay N. Karpa, surgeon

    Dr. Jay N. Karpa, surgeon
    Dr. Jay N. Karpa, a retired Baltimore surgeon who was also certified in chronic wound care, died Friday of prostate cancer at his Pikesville home. He was 79. "As a person, he was a true gentleman. He was kind and compassionate and treated his patients...
  • Changing Baltimore's storyline [Commentary]

    Changing Baltimore's storyline [Commentary]
    While describing the potentially devastating effects of climate change during a recent segment of "The Colbert Report," host Stephen Colbert warned that if climate change continues unabated, much of the planet will turn into an uninhabitable wasteland,...
  • Jewelry and silver sets stolen in Homeland

    The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City...
  • Rapper's Cardin endorsement adds to storied history of rejected political nods

    Rapper's Cardin endorsement adds to storied history of rejected political nods
    Most political endorsements touted by candidates typically elicit yawns. Until they garner gasps. Del. Jon Cardin, a Democratic candidate for Maryland attorney general, rejected an impromptu endorsement he landed last week from a rapper with a rap...