| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:30 PM
One in a series of profiles of Maryland delegates to the Republican National Convention
Ask Brenda Butscher to compare this year's Republican convention to the first one she attended, in 1972, and her answer is unexpected.
"One thing is I haven't met...
| Aug 30, 2012
In its recent editorial ("Misinformation campaign," Aug. 26), The Sun correctly identifies the theme that "gay marriage will be taught in schools" as unsupported nonsense. However, in doing so the editors overlook the sinister underlying message and its...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 2:25 PM
There's been a lot of debate in this country over whether recording the police is legal. A judge in at least one state, Illinois, has shot down a request to film officers without their permission, while another judge here in Maryland has ruled such...
| Jul 6, 2011
From the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, July 6, 1961:
The big news in Harford County 50 years ago this week was soil conservationists and county officials signing an agreement to allow two more dams to built along Little Deer Creek that, according to...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 7:38 AM
Temperatures in the mid-90s on Monday drove Marilyn Ramirez to the beach at Rocky Point Park, where her children splashed in the Chesapeake Bay. But they probably won't be back at week's end.
With temperatures forecast to rise to 102 degrees by Friday,...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 11:04 AM
An article in the Dec. 7, 1961, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian recognized the participation of several local teenagers in a new aquatic competition.
Four 17-year old members of the Rollingwood Pool in Catonsville have entered the...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
You might call this a requiem for reverence.
It seems that one Jeffrey Darnell Paul, a graphic artist from Miami Beach, had been tasked with creating a poster for a strip club's so-called "I Have a Dream Bash" last week in apparent "honor" of the...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Baltimore police officers may not "prevent or prohibit" people from taking photographs or video of crime scenes and other law enforcement activities that are in public view, according to a department-wide directive made public Friday.
The new rules...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 8:08 PM
New York City has its descending ball. Miami Beach has its giant orange. And Princess Anne has its stuffed muskrat.
At midnight Saturday, the town of 2,400 people in Somerset County will become the latest in a line of Maryland communities — and...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:28 AM
Silver Spring is getting a new live music venue this Fall, and Mary J. Blige has been tapped for the opening ceremony.
The Fillmore Silver Spring, part of a Live Nation-owned chain of venues that also includes locations in Miami Beach and San Francisco,...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:21 AM
According to The Daily Beast, Ocean City ranks No. 2 on its list of the 20 Most Popular U.S. Beaches, coming in ahead of Miami Beach, Honolulu, Coronado, Nags Head - just to mention a few destinations that were lower on the list.
| Aug 9, 2011
| 6:57 AM
As promised earlier, here's the list of physicians and other medical professionals sanctioned by the Maryland Board of Physicians in June:
Michael Adam, P.A., No License
Area of Practice: Physician Assistant (Martinez, GA)