| May 22, 2013
| 9:54 AM
For too long, many environmentalists have been ambivalent about nuclear energy. It conjures fears: meltdowns, cancers, Chernobyl, Fukushima, overtones of nuclear bombs.
Yet, we also know that nuclear power provides 70 percent of all the greenhouse gas-...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:58 AM
Nearly 300 people came out on a blustery spring day Saturday to participate in the Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway's 13th annual River Sweep.
Volunteers worked from 9 a.m. to noon along the Lower Susquehanna River and its tributaries in five...
| May 9, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Though Earth Day has come and gone, Hillcrest Elementary School is continuing the green movement through a new and old program.
The school was hosting an official ribbon cutting for its new outdoor courtyard classroom on Thursday, May 9, and will host...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Spring cleaning has taken on a new aspect in Harford County in recent years, as volunteers take on the of picking up litter. The recent Earth Day-oriented Susquehanna River Sweep is one such event. A few weeks before that there was a cleanup along Otter...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Four years ago, employees at the Howard County Office of Environmental Sustainability came up with an idea for people who want to do their part for Earth Day but don't know where to start.
It's called the 20-Minute Cleanup — essentially a way to...
| Mar 30, 2012
Austrian flutist Daniela Koch, accompanied by pianist Christian Reif, performs music by Mozart, Schubert and Pirchner at 3 p.m. April 15 at St. John's College's Great Hall, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Admission is free. Information:...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Forget shuttle buses and running across campus from class to class.
Towson University on Friday kicked off a new program that officials say will help students save gas and time, and maybe help them become more physically fit as well.
The campus is...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 7:04 AM
It wasn't the first time Kristen Cannon felt a sharp pain.
A broken toe suffered during her sophomore soccer season required surgery. But this was different.
When she hit the floor of the gym, the Manchester Valley High School senior knew something...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 10:44 AM
April means springtime is in full swing, and it is a very busy month in Aberdeen.
This is a very beautiful time for Easter celebrations everywhere. Come out and enjoy every bit of it. Time for our families, our churches and the beautiful countryside.
| Apr 6, 2012
Principio UMC on Route 7 in Perryville will be hosting a Lunch and Card Party on Thursday, April 12 from 11:30 to 3:30. Cost is $10 per person. Reservations must be made by Monday, April 9. Call Barbara, 410-642-3197
Join The Perryville Lions Club on...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway's 12th annual River Sweep, a volunteer shoreline and roadside clean-up in honor of Earth Day, will take place in Havre de Grace, Perryville, Port Deposit and on Garrett Island on Saturday, April 21.
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Arrests were made in connection with the bomb threats called into five different Harford County schools. Police arrested and charged two girls from Bel Air, a 14 and a 15-year-old and a 14-year-old Forest Hill girl with making the threats. All three girls...