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  • U.S. State Department must stop meddling in other nations' affairs

    Cuban accusations against American Alan Gross and recent Egyptian allegations against four Americans who were promoting democracy on Egyptian soil have some eerie similarities. Alan Gross, who has been confined in Cuba since 2009, and the four Americans...
  • Alan Gross, in Cuban prison, asks to see his ailing mother

    Alan Gross, in Cuban prison, asks to see his ailing mother
    Alan Gross, the Maryland man who is serving 15 years in a Cuban prison after taking communications equipment into the communist nation, is asking authorities there to let him return to the United States to visit his ailing mother before she dies. Gross,...
  • Hola, Cuba! Flights from BWI to Cuba to start next year

    If you have the hankering for a good cigar, you will be able to jump on a charter flight from BWI to Cuba beginning in March and buy a box there. Island Travel & Tours Ltd.  will be operating the weekly service that departs mid-afternoons starting...
  • From Cuban cell, Gross thanks Jewish community for support

    From Cuban cell, Gross thanks Jewish community for support
    Alan Gross, the Potomac man serving 15 years in Cuba after carrying communications equipment into the communist island nation, continues to communicate with supporters from the military hospital where he is held. The Jewish Community Relations Council of...
  • Castro daughter: Trade Gross for Cuban Five

    A daughter of Cuban president Raúl Castro says the United States should release five imprisoned Cuban intelligence officers in exchange for the Maryland aid worker held for more than two years in Havana. "I think that the six must be released —...
  • Cuba: Americans should be free to go see it for themselves

    Our organization was pleased to read about plans to begin charter flights from BWI to Cuba in March ("Hola, Cuba! Flights from BWI to Cuba to start next year," Nov. 4). It's about time. The ban on U.S. citizens traveling to Cuba has been in place for...
  • Celebrating the return of flights to Cuba

    I was elated to read your article about the new charter flights to Cuba ("BWI flights to Cuba to start in March," Nov. 5). I left Cuba in 1997 which I was 9, which officially makes me a "Castro's daughter" – the term Cuban-Americans use to...
  • Table Talk: Havana Road expands into prepackaged meals

    Table Talk: Havana Road expands into prepackaged meals
    Marta Ines Quintana's Havana Road Cafe was one of the sweetest success stories of 2010. The Towson restaurant caught on quickly. "Every once in a while, you come across a restaurant that has distinctive, well-prepared food at sensible prices," The...
  • Supercommittee should take a look at the Puerto Rican miracle

    Supercommittee should take a look at the Puerto Rican miracle
    Since the congressional supercommittee appears unable, or unwilling, to take a lesson from Indiana or Virginia -- where Republican governors have made spending cuts and delivered budget surpluses without damaging the social safety net -- members might...
  • Planned BWI-Cuba flights delayed until October

    Planned BWI-Cuba flights delayed until October
    Plans to begin weekly flights to Cuba from Baltimore have been pushed back to October because of lack of demand, the head of the travel company offering the service said Tuesday. The flights were to begin next month. William Hauf, president of Tampa,...
  • Mother appeals for son's release from Cuban prison

    The 89-year-old mother of Alan Gross, the Maryland man who is serving 15 years in a Cuban prison after taking cellphones, laptop computers and satellite equipment into the communist nation, released a video statement Thursday appealing to President Raúl...
  • Part of Shawan Road west of I-83 to be closed overnight for culvert project

    Baltimore County's Department of Public Works is alerting motorists that a portion of Shawan Road in Hunt Valley will be closed overnight from Sunday, July 1, into Monday, July 2, and also likely from Monday night into Tuesday morning, July 3. The...