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  • Harry E. Klages, business owner

    Harry E. Klages, business owner
    Harry E. Klages, a World War II pilot who owned Cathell Bros. & Co. Inc. and was a longtime volunteer with the Friends of Jerusalem Mill, died Monday at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center of complications from a fall. He was 93. The son of Harry E. Klages,...
  • Harford council talks about legalizing stun guns

    Harford council talks about legalizing stun guns
    A hearing on the Harford County Council's proposal to legalize stun guns drew few, but passionate, reactions. The bill, which would allow adults to possess stun guns in Harford, would overturn a 1985 bill that was requested by a Baltimore City...
  • For the sake of future generations, Cove Point must be stopped [Letter]

    For the sake of future generations, Cove Point must be stopped [Letter]
    Thank you for covering the controversy regarding the proposed Dominion liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility at Cove Point ("Calvert County Cove Point opponents, supporters flood state with comments," April 3). The Cove Point project has far-...
  • Datebook

    Genealogy program The Anne Arundel Genealogical Society presents "An Early African-American Quaker, Journey from North Carolina to Home" by Margo Lee Williams at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, at Severna Park United Methodist Church, 731 Benfield Road....
  • Jerusalem Mill Village awakens the past during Colonial event

    Don't miss the 19th annual Colonial Craftsmen Weekend at historic Jerusalem Mill Village. This exciting encampment and market fair happens in the Kingsville area of Gunpowder Falls State Park on Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Oct. 13 from 11 a.m....
  • Friends School students become biographers at Broadmead

    Two seniors met for the first time at the Broadmead retirement community cafeteria Oct. 7. One was Libby Murphy, 83, a longtime Roland Park area resident, who has lived at Broadmead in Cockeysville for almost two years. The other was Mackenzie Gerrity,...
  • 'Dazzle and Denim' raises $20,000 for Harford Friends School

    Harford Friends School recently hosted its first "Dazzle and Denim" Dinner Dance. Under the leadership of chair Dr. Teddy Marry Wray, the event raised more than $20,000, which will benefit every HFS student. Friends, parents, teachers, board of trustees...
  • Little Falls Meeting celebrates 275 years in Fallston

    Little Falls Meeting celebrates 275 years in Fallston
    This weekend, June 8 and 9, Little Falls Friends Meeting in Fallston will celebrate the 275th anniversary of its founding. Speakers, tours, exhibits and printed histories will be brought together to share with the community the remarkable Quaker...
  • A place of solitude, peace and beauty in the heart of our 'neat little village' [Commentary]

    A place of solitude, peace and beauty in the heart of our 'neat little village' [Commentary]
    "...in the neat little village of Fallston - rather a small village, there being only seven or eight houses and a store. There is also a schoolhouse, and a machine shop, altogether it is quite a nice little Quaker village." The above, taken from an...
  • Harford Friends seventh-graders learning about Afghanistan

    Seventh-graders at Harford Friends School have a new opportunity to let their voices be heard as far away as Afghanistan. The only school in Maryland selected to participate in an interactive program entitled "Afghanistan Hearts and Minds," Harford...
  • Harford Friends eighth-graders visit Johns Hopkins HeLa Lab

    At Harford Friends School, an unusual field trip for middle school resulted from an equally unusual assignment for Cheryl Foley's science class: reading and discussing "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks." Eighth-graders from Harford Friends School...
  • Don't let Israel discriminate against Americans based on religion

    Don't let Israel discriminate against Americans based on religion
    A bill has been introduced in the U.S. Senate that would allow a foreign country, Israel, to discriminate against select groups of American citizens — including Americans who have expressed criticism of its policies. Disappointingly, the bill, S.B....