| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:56 AM
In Howard County’s first council district, there are nearly as many Democratic candidates for one seat as there are seats on the council itself.
“When I first decided to run for this position, I knew I had really big shoes to fill –...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Residents in the Charles Village area really like their quirky new neighbor, Charlie, who seems to live in the middle of a traffic circle.
For many residents, Charlie is the only thing they do like about the controversial traffic circle at 32nd...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:00 AM
As a trial lawyer for many years, and as an individual long involved with Planned Parenthood, I have always been deeply concerned about delivery of health care to the poor. Unfortunately, the leadership implementing the Affordable Care Act in Maryland...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:05 AM
In an opinion piece Monday, attorney Dan Clements criticized the state's management of the health insurance exchange created as part of the Affordable Care Act ("A failure of leadership," Dec. 2). He identified himself as a former chairman of Planned...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Arthur Lee Shreve Waxter, a Towson and Bolton Hill real estate developer who was a former Maryland Arts Council chairman, died of cancer Sunday at Talbot Hospice House in Easton. The longtime Roland Park resident was 87.
Born in Baltimore and raised...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:00 AM
In a case that could have implications for ministries across the country, a Catonsville-based group of nuns who care for the elderly poor are awaiting a federal judge's decision on whether it must comply with the federal health care law's requirement to...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Your recent editorial spoke about a new "truth-in-advertising" law requiring pregnancy centers to post signage regarding a specific service they will not provide, namely abortion ("Signs of abortion rights," July 11). When was the last time you promoted...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Dr. Jacob C. Handelsman, a retired Baltimore surgeon whose career spanned six decades at Johns Hopkins Hospital, died July 1 from complications of dementia at Roland Park Place. He was 94.
The son of immigrant parents from Europe who owned and operated a...
| Jul 19, 2013
Regarding letter writer Laura Jones claim that Planned Parenthood employs deceptive advertising, I feel compelled to address the importance of Planned Parenthood and its name ("Planned Parenthood's deceptive advertising," July 13).
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:30 AM
I agree with Ingrid Krause's letter regarding pregnancy center agendas ("Pregnancy centers should not hide agenda," July 29). However, they should also not hide results.
Based on results and truth in advertising, Planned Parenthood should change the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Michael Dawson has filed as a candidate for the Maryland State Senate in District 35 covering northern Harford County and western Cecil County.
"It's time that we had a champion for individual liberty in Annapolis and I'm prepared to be that champion...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:19 PM
A group of Catonsville nuns who claimed that the new federal health care law's contraceptive coverage requirement would violate their religious beliefs are actually exempt from the mandate, a U.S. district judge concluded Friday.
The Little Sisters of...