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  • The death of the congressional committee

    The death of the congressional committee
    Woodrow Wilson once observed: "Congress in committee is Congress at work." But what was once a keen observation is now little more than an anachronism describing a Congress that no longer exists. In theory, the committee structure is crucial to a...
  • Caesars says it's true to Baltimore

    Executives of Caesars Entertainment, the leading bidder for a slots parlor in Baltimore, gave lawmakers explicit assurances Friday that their company will not abandon the city for Prince George's County if the General Assembly approves a casino there....
  • Five Maryland toll bridges to receive security upgrade

    Five Maryland toll bridges to receive security upgrade
    Five state-owned toll bridges will be getting an $11 million security upgrade, including new lighting, sensors to detect stopped vehicles and cameras to peer above and below the spans. Work on the bridges — Bay, Key, Nice, Tydings and Hatem —...
  • Baltimore vs. DC hoops challenge this weekend

    Baltimore vs. DC hoops challenge this weekend
    For 15 years the best girls and boys basketball teams in Baltimore City have tipped off against the best of Washington, D.C. in early December. To see some of the best public school basketball of the young season, head over to Lake Clifton Friday and...
  • History matters

    100 Years Ago For the birds Tips in the household section of the Times: "Seasonable table linens: The all over tablecloth at luncheon is hopelessly old fashioned, the polished wood must show somewhere. Putting away winter clothing: Ostrich feathers...
  • Baseball: Pallotti looks to peak before a playoff run

    Baseball: Pallotti looks to peak before a playoff run
    When it comes to playoff time, St. Vincent Pallotti coach Pat Courtemanche wonders if the real Panthers will stand up and be counted. While the club has been stellar at times, beating top-notch competition like Loyola Blakefield, 5-4, Annapolis Area...
  • Double Knockout packs a punch as Mother's Day gift

    The first Mother's Day was celebrated during 1908 at a small church in West Virginia. By 1915, though, the event was so popular, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed it a national holiday. Back then, too, carnations were a popular gift to give moms. But...
  • Wine, dine your mom in HdG Sunday

    Happy  Mother's Day  dear readers, If you are a mom or a grandmother, you hopefully will celebrate Sunday surrounded by loved ones. Mother's Day  is the single most popular day to dine out – how about a Havre de Grace restaurant – or make...
  • In Kansas speech, Obama finally finds his voice

    In Kansas speech, Obama finally finds his voice
    The general rap against the Occupy Wall Street movement is that it has no clear leadership or goals. And a complaint of some Democrats against President Obama is that he hasn't found a way to get in front of it and harness its energy to work for his re-...
  • Bruce P. Wilson, bank president

    Bruce P. Wilson, bank president
    Bruce Page Wilson, former president of Mercantile-Safe Deposit & Trust Co., who earlier had been president of the old Baltimore & Annapolis Railroad, died July 5 of complications from a stroke at Nubbin Ridge, his Green Spring Valley home, where he had...
  • O'Malley may try for sales tax increase to fund roads, transit

    O'Malley may try for sales tax increase to fund roads, transit
    Gov. Martin O'Malley says he still hopes to convince the legislature to raise money for highway and transit projects — possibly by adding another penny to Maryland's six-percent sales tax and dedicating the extra revenue to transportation. In an...
  • Industry group ranks Maryland transportation priorities

    Maryland's top transportation priorities should include widening the Baltimore Beltway, making Route 295 six lanes near BWI Marshall Airport and building the city's Red Line light rail, a national transportation group said Wednesday. The...