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  • Analogies don't work with grammar and names

    A colleague has sent me an email recounting one of those interminable but sterile discussions that the Internet has enabled, this one about Ukraine vs. the Ukraine. 
  • Inspired by United Nations trip, Glenelg junior seeks to enact positive change

    Inspired by United Nations trip, Glenelg junior seeks to enact positive change
    When Emma Halley started work on her project for Howard County's History Day last year, she had no idea what would eventually come of it. After all, said the 16-year-old Glenelg High School junior, she took a laid-back approach, simply expanding a...

    Roman Catholic bishops, volunteers come together to feed hungry

    Roman Catholic bishops convening in Baltimore joined students and volunteers Sunday to transform a Harbor East hotel corridor into a food-packing operation to benefit West African orphans and battered women. Measuring out thousands of plastic bags of dry...

    International adoption dries up

    Until about 1950, a married American couple wanting to have a child other than by procreation had only two options: adopt a U.S.-born children privately (e.g. attorneys, private child welfare agencies) or through public social welfare agencies. The...

    Handcrafted, everyday beauty from Africa on display

    Handcrafted, everyday beauty from Africa on display
    Beauty can be found even in the utilitarian. A recently opened exhibit of African art at the Baltimore Museum of Art makes that point powerfully, with a varied array of elaborately handcrafted personal objects from across the continent — from...