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  • Howard County, Columbia Association in tandem for bike share study

    Howard County, Columbia Association in tandem for bike share study
    Instead of hopping into the car for those short trips to the mall, the park or classes, residents are being asked by county government and the Columbia Association to consider an alternative that could benefit not only the user but the environment:...
  • Megabus.com offering reserved seats for some routes, including Baltimore

    Megabus.com offering reserved seats for some routes, including Baltimore
    If you have a penchant for window views or a need to snuggle up to your travel buddy, Megabus.com now lets you call dibs on seats. The popular bus service, known for its $1 fares, announced today that it is starting a reserved-seating program. ...
  • As Terps rally toward Final Four, they hope fans follow

    As Terps rally toward Final Four, they hope fans follow
    COLLEGE PARK — They had been traveling much of the night, but no matter. Hours after returning from a victory that sent them into the Final Four, Maryland's women's basketball players — giddy with fatigue and joy — stood on a balcony...
  • Friends School students learn geopolitical lessons in Russia

    Friends School students learn geopolitical lessons in Russia
    Jet-lagged and culture-shocked, Friends School students returned April 3 from a two-week class trip to St. Petersburg, Russia at a time of geopolitical turmoil over the country's annexation of the Ukraine's Crimea region — and in the midst of a...
  • Lineboro couple takes Nissan Leaf on 'Electric Road Trip'

    Lineboro couple takes Nissan Leaf on 'Electric Road Trip'
    Jonathan Slade and his wife, Novia Campbell, are no strangers to road trips. After watching a Maryland Public TV special ranking the best breakfast restaurants in America, Slade and Campbell set off just a week later for Portland, Ore., where the two...
  • New Harper's Choice manager is 'problem solver'

    If you ask longtime Harper's Choice village manager Wendy Tzuker about the job she retired from last month after 27 years, she'll tell you at the crux it's about solving problems. If that's the case, then Tzuker's replacement, Town Center resident Steve...
  • Religion brief

    Easter egg hunt  Gethsemane Baptist Church holds its annual Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 19, for children through grade five at 14135 Burntwoods Road in Glenwood. The event will be held rain or shine and will include arts and...
  • Calvert Hall students capture awards [Towson]

    Thirty-three Calvert Hall College High School students attended Central Maryland History Day contest on March 22. Sophomore Michael Tritsch finished second in individual exhibit for his project, "The July 20 Plot: Rights and Responsibilities of Military...
  • Jobs for high school grads [Letter]

    Jobs for high school grads [Letter]
    If President Barack Obama were serious about providing jobs for high school graduates, he'd change some U.S. State Department policies. There are plenty of temporary jobs in Maryland and elsewhere, but now they go to foreign students thanks to the J-1...
  • Mah-jongg exhibit runs at Jewish Museum

    Mah-jongg exhibit runs at Jewish Museum
    As Judy Greiner strolled through San Francisco's Chinatown in the mid-20th century, she couldn't help noticing that the bespectacled Jewish bubbes and tattooed Asian gamblers were eyeing one another with wary respect. You wouldn't want to meet a...
  • Bill thwarting wind energy project could hurt state [Commentary]

    Bill thwarting wind energy project could hurt state [Commentary]
    If you work in Maryland, you have good reason to be concerned about climate change and to be in favor of more clean energy like land-based wind power. Unfortunately, a bill moving in Annapolis right now would severely handicap Maryland's ability to pursue...
  • Federal cuts pinch Marylanders' income

    Federal cuts pinch Marylanders' income
    Tammy Woodard lost pay and paid time off last year to federal budget tightening, which meant she had to tighten her family's budget — and continues to do so now in fear of future cuts. For the Aberdeen Proving Ground employee, it is a personal hit....