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Labor Day

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Top Labor Day Articles

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  • Football Top 5: A look at No. 5 Old Mill

    Football Top 5: A look at No. 5 Old Mill
    Labor Day weekend is here and so is high school football. Most fans have to wait until next weekend to see their favorite teams back on the gridirorn because public schools cannot kick off until Sept. 5, but the MIAA teams got started this weekend. That...
  • Making a living while black [Commentary]

    Making a living while black [Commentary]
    Though we've narrowed the racial divide since the days of segregation, the economic divide between whites and blacks has been remarkably persistent for the last 40 years. We live in a nation in which if you're black, you likely earn less, have less wealth...
  • Teachers unions: an endangered species [Commentary]

    Teachers unions: an endangered species [Commentary]
    Since at least the 1970s, there has been little for unions to celebrate on Labor Day. The giant teachers unions — the National Education Association (NEA) and the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) — have been an exception, largely...
  • One more day of low humidity, sunshine forecast Friday

    One more day of low humidity, sunshine forecast Friday
    Low humidity, sunny skies and highs in the mid-80s are forecast Friday before muggy air brings clouds and storm chances for the weekend. Dew points are forecast in the 50s making the air feel cool and dry, but with clear skies, sunshine could be...
  • Traffic: Accident on I-70 in Howard County cleared

    Traffic: Accident on I-70 in Howard County cleared
    As of 9:15 a.m., an earlier accident on eastbound I-70 in Howard County was reportedly cleared. There was also an incident on the inner loop of the Baltimore Beltway near Route 702, but no major incidents were reported by the Maryland Department of...
  • Labor Day schedule and closings

    Labor Day schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Monday: Government offices Closed in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard and Frederick counties, and in Baltimore City and Annapolis. Courts Closed in all jurisdictions. Public schools Closed in...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Aug. 31 Patriotic concert The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner," at its Lexus Pops in the Park concert at 5:30 p.m. at Quiet Waters Park, 600 Quiet Waters Park Road in Annapolis....
  • Swimming restrictions in place in Ocean City as Cristobal stirs up seas, drowning Va. teen

    Swimming restrictions in place in Ocean City as Cristobal stirs up seas, drowning Va. teen
    The Coast Guard rescued three people near Ocean City's inlet Wednesday when their 17-foot boat capsized, and a Virginia teen drowned in a rip current there Tuesday as town officials limited beachgoers to wading as Hurricane Cristobal continues to churn up...
  • Moynihan posts age-group win in first long-distance race

    Kaitlan Moynihan of Bel Air raced to a top-10 finish and an age-group win in her first long-distance road race Sunday, the Annapolis 10 Miler. The C. Milton Wright alumna finished seventh among the women in 1:06:47. She won the under-20 age group by a...
  • Horseshoe Casino reports 15,000 visitors, no major problems opening night

    Horseshoe Casino reports 15,000 visitors, no major problems opening night
    Opening night at Horseshoe Casino Baltimore went off without a major hitch despite larger-than-expected crowds, long lines and some early jitters, casino and city officials said Wednesday. About 15,000 people visited the casino Tuesday night, said...
  • Muggy summer weather forecast for Labor Day Weekend

    Muggy summer weather forecast for Labor Day Weekend
    While it hasn't felt like a typical summer in Baltimore, the season will end with hot, muggy weather and possible storms over Labor Day Weekend here. Sunshine is meanwhile forecast in Ocean City. Slight storm chances are expected Saturday, Sunday and...
  • Sunshine, highs in mid-80s forecast Thursday

    Sunshine, highs in mid-80s forecast Thursday
    Clear, sunny skies, reduced humidity and highs in the mid-80s are forecast Thursday. Dew points are forecast to drop to the lower 60s and upper 50s, making humidity feel low. Similar weather, with some increasing clouds in the afternoon, is forecast...