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Chuck Cooper
Harford students' green house may be golden
Harford students' green house may be golden

The recent "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" trip to Baltimore drew attention from every major news outlet in town. As the cameras rolled, hip celebrity carpenters and throngs of local volunteers showed up to work long hours in the Maryland heat. At the end of the week, a great charity received a truly needed new space to help further its mission. And in just a few months, the weeklong ordeal will be broadcast for the nation to see. Squeezing a months-long project into a week makes for great television, and when a prime-time TV show comes to town, that's news. The recent coverage reminded me of a similar but comparatively invisible program in Harford County. For the past...