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  • Datebook

    Sunday, Jan. 29 Dance performance Kinetics Dance Theatre presents "Carnival of the Animals" at 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. at Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road in Ellicott City. Tickets and information: 4104801686. Dance performance The...
  • Obama pushes "clean energy," defends environmental rules

    Obama pushes "clean energy," defends environmental rules
    President Obama's State of the Union speech to Congress last night focused largely on jobs, taxes and income inequality, but it had plenty of red meat in it for those concerned about energy and the environment. He vowed to continue to push for "clean...
  • From Sun Magazine: When architects build a marriage — and design a home

    From Sun Magazine: When architects build a marriage — and design a home
    Architects live and breathe design, blissfully losing themselves in details most people would never notice — the bevel of a trim, the way light falls across a room, squared legs or curved. So what happens, we wondered, when two such aesthetes...
  • Outdoors: The joy of feeding birds; try it, you might like it

    One of my favorite pastimes is to watch the different types of birds at our feeder. We feed year-round but of course, we get more birds in winter. The variety of feeders is great and at times we get a bird that makes us get out the bird book. We have two...
  • Ronald M. Tillier

    Ronald M. Tillier
    Ronald M. Tillier, a retired Ford Motor Co. executive and longtime Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge volunteer, died Sunday. He was 72. Mr. Tillier, who enjoyed competitive clay and skeet shooting, was attending a meet Sunday afternoon in Kennedyville...
  • Some former Harford 'Black Box' employees choose not to return

    Some former Harford 'Black Box' employees choose not to return
    Only a small percentage of employees who once occupied Harford County's "Black Box" in Bel Air will return to the building at 212 S. Bond St., even though it's been declared safe to use again. The three-story building, called the Black Box because of its...
  • Creating an economy 'built to last'

    Creating an economy 'built to last'
    After World War II, a generation of heroes returned home to build the strongest economy and middle class the world has ever known. Today, as another generation of brave troops comes home, we have a similar opportunity. In my State of the Union Address, I...
  • Effort to save cranes sees successes, challenges

    Effort to save cranes sees successes, challenges
    Just as it can with human couples, sharing a good meal apparently sparks thoughts of love among whooping cranes. The stately, endangered birds at Patuxent Wildlife Research Center in Laurel are being primed by their keepers for another season of...
  • D.C.'s Keystone Kops

    D.C.'s Keystone Kops
    The famously inept Keystone Kops from the silent-movie era have relocated inside the Washington Beltway, performing the same kinds of inexplicable actions that were their trademark in the 1920s. President Barack Obama has refused to approve the Keystone...
  • Group wants state to better manage costs of commercial fisheries

    The Maryland chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association is calling on the state to more efficiently manage the costs of commercial fisheries. Under the current structure, only 20 percent of the cost for managing the activities of commercial...
  • O'Malley wants to put sales tax on gas

    O'Malley wants to put sales tax on gas
    Gov. Martin O'Malley wants to apply Maryland's 6 percent sales tax to gasoline, a change that at current prices would add 18 cents a gallon to the cost at the pump. The increase — to be phased in over three years —would be on top of the 23....
  • Bidding for Rio — and beyond

    What figures to be golf's most scrutinized new course could have its architect by the end of the week. The eight finalists for the 2016 Rio Olympics design project — a list that includes Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Annika Sorenstam and Gary...