| Jun 3, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Anyone who needed further convincing that there is substantial interest in having a board of education that includes elected members need only take a look at the list of school board candidates.
This is the first election cycle in which a majority of...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:15 AM
In reference to the article, "Obama readies Afghan exit" (May 28), and speaking as a retired educator and a retired U.S. Navy officer who served on active duty in World War II over five years in the Pacific and later recalled in 1950 for three more...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Members of the Grande View community in Pylesville gathered Saturday, June 7, to honor their friend and neighbor, Jim Bradley Sr., a World War II veteran whose 90th birthday fell on the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion a day earlier.
| May 29, 2014
| 10:18 AM
Calls for the resignation of Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki over ridiculously excessive wait times for VA medical appointments and, moreover, for the falsification of data that would have illuminated these and related problems,...
| May 30, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The American Athletic Conference (AAC) announced Friday the two six-team divisions the conference will use when Navy joins for football in 2015.
Navy will play in the West Division, along with Houston, Memphis, Southern Methodist, Tulane and Tulsa....
| Jun 1, 2014
| 4:08 PM
As Russia's actions in Ukraine rattle its neighbors, the Maryland National Guard is affirming its decades-long partnership with Estonia.
Maryland has helped to train Estonian troops since shortly after the breakup of the Soviet Union. Now it's...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Come Monday, Duke's Casey Carroll hopes to play the game he loves while saluting the sacrifices he and others have made for their country. When better than Memorial Day for a former Army Ranger to end his college lacrosse career in the NCAA championship...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:42 PM
A modest crowd gathered around the Lighthouse Keeper's House in Havre de Grace Saturday morning to hear tales from two Africans who fought side-by-side with whites in the British and American armies during the War of 1812.
The War of 1812 was...
| May 26, 2014
| 12:37 PM
The phrase "old soldiers never die; they just fade away," has long been a staple of soldiers' songs, and it was even uttered by famed Gen. Douglas MacArthur.
The phrase has become part of the American lexicon, but Aberdeen Mayor Mike Bennett broke...
| May 26, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Etched in the black granite memorial of the Carroll County Vietnam Memorial Park on Willis Street are the names and faces of the county's 18 fallen heroes from the Vietnam War.
The likeness of Lt. Col. James B. Moore, who was born on Jan. 6, 1931, in...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:25 PM
A number of activities are planned in Harford County in observance of Armed Forces Week May 12 to 16; however, missing this year will be the live fire and other popular demonstrations at Aberdeen Proving Ground.
Budget constraints are being blamed for...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Across the United States, if the average person on the street has heard of any place in Harford County, it's Aberdeen Proving Ground.
It's an installation with a rather high profile history, and an awful lot of enlisted personnel passed through its...