| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:00 AM
In "Israel's costly victory" (Aug. 8), Caroline Poplin writes that "to prevent resumption of the rockets, Israel is going to have to make concessions to Hamas." What Ms. Poplin doesn't see is that making concessions with evil never works. England tried...
| Jun 27, 2014
Looking out toward the shore of Bush River while traveling on Route 40, just south of Aberdeen, is a community that made history 75 years ago. We used to call it Belcamp; now it is called Riverside.
Along with most of the world,...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:00 AM
"Here's the difference between us," Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu explained on "Fox News Sunday." "We're using missile defense to protect our civilians, and they're using their civilians to protect their missiles."
It's a classic talking...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:55 AM
A disturbing trend in law enforcement in recent years has been a propensity for police agencies – especially at the federal level – to not acknowledge when they arrest and hold people suspected of criminal activity.
Such a case came to light...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 3:00 AM
George W. Bush never claimed to be prescient, but here he is in 2007, warning us what would happen if the United States prematurely pulled its troops out of Iraq before Iraqi forces were sufficiently trained, equipped and motivated to defend the country...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:01 PM
"A people without history is like the wind on the buffalo grass" is a saying attributed to the Sioux tribe of Native American Indians.
What The Aegis has done throughout its existence that began in 1856 is make sure the people of Harford County are...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Harford County held a veterans' muster in Bel Air Saturday, an event designed to get Harford and Cecil County veterans connected with the appropriate services, as well as to honor veterans of the Vietnam War era and women who served during World War II,...
| Jun 6, 2014
It's June First Fridays, dear readers,
This evening (Friday) in downtown Havre de Grace, 5 to 9 p.m.
In addition, the Joseph L. Davis, Post 47 American Legion, 501 St. John St. will hold a pavilion party this evening, 5 to 8 p.m., with live music and...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Seventy years ago today, more than 100,000 American, British and Canadian troops landed on a fortified section of French beach as they began what Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower called "a great crusade" to liberate France and the rest of occupied Europe from...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Seventy years ago this morning, Bill Swanner crawled through hell.
It was still dark when the 19-year-old infantryman joined the more than 150,000 Allied soldiers making the secretive passage out of England for Normandy. Dawn was breaking when he...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Western governments and specifically the Obama administration have been laughably naive about Russian President Vladimir Putin's reactions and intentions in Crimea and the Ukraine ("Obama must take stronger measures to confront Putin," March 20).
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Harford County Public Library rolled out the red carpet for teens and their families at the Abingdon library on March 14 at a special screening and awards ceremony for the teen Film This! Book Trailers contest.
Throughout the winter months, teens created...