| May 27, 2013
| 4:24 PM
For Theresa Mills, the "most emotional day" came last June when the Marine Corps notification team visited her Laurel home to tell her that her older son had been killed in Afghanistan.
The second most emotional day, she said, came Monday.
| May 29, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Baltimore City Police Commissioner Anthony Batts is a bright and dedicated public servant. Here's the rub: He could be the most competent police commissioner Baltimore has ever seen but that would not be enough to transform the city into a model...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:14 PM
John H. Eaddy, 33, of the 700 block of Custis Street, was charged Wednesday with failing to appear in court for a case in which he was charged with trespassing.
Someone dropped construction debris on a property in the 2400 block of Carsins...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:14 AM
The Rev. Dr. Alfred A. Vaughn, who had pastored United Methodist churches for nearly 40 years, died May 21 of heart disease at his Cedonia home. He was 90.
"He was clear, insightful and persuasive but not loud. He was gentle. That is the way he was as...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Fifteen people, including four men who graduated together from C. Milton Wright High School in Bel Air in 2005, have been arrested following a two-year undercover investigation by the Harford County Task Force into a marijuana smuggling ring based in...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I read with great relief that Towson University Athletic Director Mike Waddell is leaving after a two and a half year tenure, and a very turbulent past half-year at the school ("Athletic director Waddell leaving for post at Arkansas," May 21).
| May 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
There was a terrible incident on Mothers Day in New Orleans, where many people were injured at a parade by an addle-headed gunman ("19, including 2 kids, shot at New Orleans parade," May 13).
As usual, many people witnessed the incident, but no one came...
| May 15, 2013
| 7:30 AM
In response to Page Croyder's article on one-party rule having evil consequences for the state of Maryland ("One-party rule in Maryland exacerbates jail scandal," May 10), that sounds like a condemnation of the Republican Party's failure to present an...
| May 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Rolando McClain's professional football career just ended with a thud ("Rolando McClain will retire from NFL," May 16). At the young age of 23 years, he has chosen to retire from the NFL before he even appeared in a Ravens jersey. To be blunt, he's a jerk...
| May 9, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Sheriff's deputies and state police report:
Antoine D. Rushing, 20, of the first block of New County Road, was charged Thursday with trespassing and failing to obey a lawful police order.
Warren E. Smith, 54, of the 100 block of Bouzarth Lane,...
| May 13, 2013
| 12:45 PM
I am personally bowled over by the not-so-proactive Gov. Martin O'Malley and his shrewdly-schemed spin on the catastrophic events at the Baltimore Detention Center ("Spinning corruption," May 1).
The news of the goings-on at the BDC was such a pertinent...
| May 3, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The glaringly evident lack of leadership in our state is so very obvious, it's disconcerting ("Spinning corruption," May 1).
If Gov. Martin O'Malley would quit looking ahead at a possible run for the presidency, perhaps he and his cronies (one with...