| Dec 26, 2012
| 11:00 AM
A drive through Baltimore reveals signs of economic optimism as well as severe poverty. If the economy is to fully recover from the worst recession in decades, Democrats and Republicans must accept that sacrifices are necessary from both sides ("GOP...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Leave it to some thoughtful physicians to put good medicine ahead of good politics. Last year, the Obama administration wrongly chose to limit access of teens to the emergency contraceptive pill known as Plan B. This week, pediatricians are urging their...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 8:46 AM
One of Baltimore's most famous drinking establishments sat in a shimmering pool Monday afternoon, a red condemnation sign propped on the front window above a smiling jack-o-lantern.
Across the street the owners and staff of Mount Washington Tavern...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Brian Gaia committed to play football at Penn State in the spring, but this week that’s not something the Gilman lineman wants to talk about.
Gaia is set to play defensive tackle at Penn State next fall, but in light of the sex abuse scandal that...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 12:33 PM
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius' decision this week to overrule the Food and Drug Administration commissioner and refuse to authorize girls under age 17 to have over-the-counter access to the emergency contraceptive pill known as...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 8:15 AM
If a girl 16 or younger has had vaginal intercourse, she's been raped ("Plan B is overruled," Dec. 9). Few states allow marriage or consensual sex under the age of 17. Do we really want such a girl, afraid that she may become pregnant, to take her...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 3:56 PM
A society is at its worst when it leaves its most vulnerable citizens exposed so that its most powerful can hide from ugly realities. In the case of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius' ruling to reject the Food and Drug Administration's...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 12:00 PM
I have to disagree as both a physician and father with Dr. Margaret Moon's opinion lambasting the ruling by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius that prohibits young teens from acquiring the Plan B pill without a prescription.
| Dec 15, 2011
| 7:47 PM
No Longer on the Mountain Top – Dennis comes to a hard realization – he’s not a cool kid anymore. In fact, he’s been ditched by all of the cool kids and left alone, at his high school reunion, with his sister. Dennis decides...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 7:55 PM
“Loyalties Will Be Broken”
…just like they’ve been broken every single season since Sue called Kelly a snake.
We begin the final episode of "Survivor: South Pacific," and I still don’t know whom I’m rooting for. Y&...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Brian Gaia won't be with his Gilman football teammates when they sign their national letters of intent Wednesday morning. He'll be getting ready to take on the world.
The All-Metro lineman has been in Austin, Texas, this week preparing for Wednesday...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:53 AM
With its leafless landscape and almost eerie yellow and pink light, the Eastern Shore in winter is wonderfully different from its warm-weather self. This time of year, it is stripped down to its essence — quiet and spare. Summer, with its crowds and...