| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:45 PM
There was an interesting article in The Sun indicating that Baltimore City is gaining residents despite its myriad problems while Carroll County is losing them ("Hard times alter area population patterns," March 24). So much so that the county's new...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Even the most ardent fans of Mitt Romney ought to take the latest of President Barack Obama's reelection ads to heart. Here's its point: 537. That's the number of votes (along with a favorable Supreme Court ruling) that decided who won Florida — and...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 12:45 PM
On Election Day, voters will have the opportunity to continue the state's long tradition of welcoming new Americans and valuing education by supporting the Maryland Dream Act at the polls.
A "For" vote on Question 4 will affirm the law signed by Gov....
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:00 AM
If you believe in the American promise — that hard work leads to opportunity — then you should support the Maryland Dream Act.
The American promise rewards us with a real opportunity to build a better future for ourselves and our children...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:44 PM
The mood was celebratory Tuesday night at Arcos Restaurant in Fells Point, where the Dreamers — students brought to the United States illegally as children, who now want to pursue higher education here — won their battle for in-state tuition...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 2:25 PM
For the first time in its history, Cecil County will have a county executive and, based on unofficial partial election returns from Tuesday, Republican Tari Moore will be the first to hold that office.
With 20 of 23 precincts reporting, Moore led...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 4:51 AM
WEATHER: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 4 p.m., with a high near 39. Tonight is expected to bring snow, with a low around 34.
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Obama wins re-election, seeks to overcome...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Recently, people who would benefit from the Maryland DREAM Act rallied in Baltimore outside the Fallon Federal Building, which houses the local office of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. In Spanish and English, the speakers told...
| Aug 30, 2012
I have two questions for Matthew T. Vocci regarding his recent op-ed piece on the Maryland Dream Act ("Dream Act links ambition, opportunity," Aug. 24).
Where are these illegal immigrants going to work when they receive their subsidized education? Do...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 5:52 PM
The Washington group Judicial Watch filed papers Thursday to intervene in the lawsuit over legislation to extend in-state tuition discounts to illegal immigrants.
The conservative group, which bills itself as a watchdog on immigration, can bring money...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Amid chants and cheers, a group including clergy, unions and a university president rallied Wednesday in support of Maryland's law to give tuition breaks to illegal immigrants.
"Vote yes for education! Vote yes for Maryland students!" yelled Karina, a...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:00 AM
University of Maryland Baltimore County President Freeman A. Hrabowski III and Texas Gov. Rick Perry don't necessarily have a lot in common, but they can agree on one thing — punishing children because of their parents' actions is not what this...