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  • Why I'm never coming back to Maryland [Letter]

    Why I'm never coming back to Maryland [Letter]
    While visiting our home state of Maryland in June, my husband and I were headed across the plaza near the USS Constellation in the Inner Harbor and had just checked the water taxi schedule. In a split second, I was on the ground with extreme pain radiating from my left foot and my right shoulder. One of the Inner Harbor "ambassadors" arrived to see what the issue was. At this point, I was unable to speak and my still stunned husband told him that I had fallen. As the ambassador began writing up the incident report he said, "People fall here all the time. We've tried to get the city to do something, but they haven't." This is not what you want to hear while waiting for EMS.
  • Tonge Row farmers market goes weekly [Mostly Main Street]

    This Sunday is Mother's Day and so I wish all mothers a very happy day. Last Mother's Day I was in Kentucky for the wedding of my nephew Nathan, and spent Mother's Day at the tranquil and inspiring Shaker Village. This year is a bit different as I will...

    Parenthood a luxury, not a sacrifice [Letter]

    Regarding Susan Reimer's recent column on parents, when I was growing up my parents demanded constant appreciation — even for providing needed dental care. I resented the mandate to be always on my knees in gratitude, but now, thanks to Ms. Reimer's...

    Museums, cultural institutions taking a snow day

    Museums, cultural institutions taking a snow day
    Schools and government offices aren't the only things closing down in anticipation of today's snowstorm. Here is a partial list, continually being updated, of cultural and commercial institutions shutting down for the day. The American Visionary Art...

    After war, a joyful reunion recalled on Memorial Day

    After war, a joyful reunion recalled on Memorial Day
    As the hospital ship USNS Comfort motored up the Chesapeake Bay, Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Josh Cackowski was eager to see his son — and anxious about how the 18-month-old might react to him. Cackowski had celebrated Jakob's first birthday...