| Jan 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Like many Americans, for years I wanted to believe Lance Armstrong. He had the aura of a hero, a testicular cancer survivor's story and seven consecutive Tour de France victories ("Armstrong lays out story of his doping," Jan. 18).
In hindsight, the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 5:15 AM
The waters surrounding Towson University become more brackish every day. State Sen. James Brochin didn't help matters with his comment that the Towson community is "fully supportive" of university President Maravene Loeschke ("State senator fires back...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Baltimoreans are discovering that the inmates have been running the Baltimore City Detention Center, namely the BGF or Black Guerrilla Family ("Corruption alleged at jail," April 24).
Tavon "Bulldog" White, a leader in the BGF gang was quoted as...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold is certainly an interesting human being. On one hand, he seems to be a dedicated, purpose-driven executive who gets things done. On the other hand we see a very insecure, weak man, bragging of his sexual...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Women have been given the opportunity to serve the armed forces in direct combat ("Military ceiling lifted," Jan. 25). This is a landmark opportunity for females to have equal opportunity with their male comrades when engaging in battle. Forget gender...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 1:16 PM
As far back as Robert Lewis can remember, he has been fascinated by what he heard on the radio — he would even sneak a receiver under his pillow when he was younger so he could listen to music late at night.
Decades later, he's still feeling that...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:45 AM
It is an irony that the oath taken by members of Congress to support and defend the Constitution is the same oath cited by members to destroy the Constitution ("Lawmakers defend NSA monitoring phone calls," June 7).
Richard Carl Shellhorn, Nottingham
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:45 PM
There was a photo caption in the Sunday Sun article ("Landmark Measures for Maryland" April 7) about Senate President Mike Miller, House Speaker Michael E. Busch and Gov. Martin O'Malley. The caption stated that "When the three of us are on the same page,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:20 AM
100 Years Ago
"Medical Men Dine" was the headline for a Times article: "Old time Country Dinner: National Board of Health and Good Penmanship Among Matters Discussed.
"The presidents of the Medical Societies and associations of adjacent...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The politicians of Maryland made a major miscalculation during this session. I still have some change in my pocket. Perhaps they should have put a parking meter in front of my house?
Leonard Magsamen, Nottingham
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| 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...