| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:31 PM
Welcome to Week 2! Given that all the dancers last week were either good dancers or good sports or both, I'm particularly happy this is a season that didn't have a week 1 elimination. I'm looking forward to seeing everybody dance again.
Brooke's dress is...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburglikes the Indian Healthcare Improvement Act and other ingredients of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, aka "Obamacare." Why, she asked toward the end of three days of hearings, shouldn't the court...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Your article "Some pet owners fight poor treatment by vets" (April 7) is an important reminder that we can never be too careful when entrusting our beloved animal companions to others — even those who are supposed to heal them.
Just as parents...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:43 AM
Data released showed that most Harford County Public High Schools scored high in reading and math in the Maryland High School Assessment. That data also placed three high schools – Aberdeen, Joppatowne and the Center for Educational Opportunity...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is used to chasing down opposing quarterbacks. Now Suggs is joining PETA in going after fur farms that kill foxes, minks and rabbits -- even dogs and cats -- to make coats out of their pelts.
Suggs will appear in an ad for...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 1:49 PM
A General Assembly work group looking into how the legislature should respond to a court decision ruling pit bulls inherently dangerous wants to rewrite the state's liability laws to treat all breeds equally and to do away with the doctrine that...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Terrell Suggs might not be in the game right now, but Tuesday night, he'll be on TV.
The Ravens linebacker will be a judge -- or as they say on the program, a "very special guest" -- on a reality show for tattoo artists called "Ink Master."
| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:43 PM
A woman being sought by police for questioning in the deaths of 40 animals found at a Columbia townhouse Monday was a former employee of the National Aquarium in Baltimore.
A letter addressed from Howard County police to Beth Lindenau was left at the...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 5:15 AM
The vegan proselytizers at Mercy for Animals, PETA, and the Humane Society of the United States have propaganda campaigns claiming that housing pregnant pigs in individual maternity pens is inhumane, but their shrill screeds aren't backed up by...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 7:21 AM
News item: The Ben and Jerry's ice cream company has publicly apologized for including bits of fortune cookie in a new hand-made flavor sold in Boston honoring New York Knicks guard and Harvard graduate Jeremy Lin.
"We offer a heartfelt apology...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:39 PM
More than 200 rabbits were seized from a Calvert County rescue because of poor living conditions, police said Thursday.
A veterinarian, accompanying the Calvert County Sheriff's Office, determined that 43 rabbits were healthy enough to stay at the...
| Aug 18, 2012
You never know where you might meet neighbors. I once met a Dayton couple in Central Florida. Those Dayton people get around.
Randy and Margaret Walton were running errands recently in Frederick. They stopped for a quick lunch at Bald D's Barbecue. It...