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Division III men’s lacrosse preview for Stevenson Mustangs
BaltimoreSun.com / 星期四, 11 二月 2016 06:00:00 PST

Here is the seventh installment of a series taking a look at each of the eight Division III programs in the state according to their order of finish from last season. Wednesday’s visit was with Frostburg State. This is Stevenson’s turn.

Overview: For the second year in a row, the Mustangs fell...


Law enforcement community in Harford County rallies around the Sheriff’s Office
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:11:00 PST

The killings of two Sheriff's Office deputies in Abingdon Tuesday, the first such deaths for the agency in more than a century, have touched off an unprecedented wave of support and sympathy across the state and country.

For the many who work, or have worked, in Harford County's extensive law enforcement...


Eight Worcester Prep hockey players named to National Academic Squad
Cape Gazette / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:00:00 EST
http://capegazette.villagesoup.com/media/Common/CapeGazette/2016/2/10/1898416/t300-Field Hockey Academic Squad WPS.jpg The National Field Hockey Coaches Association has named eight Worcester Prep varsity field hockey players to the National Academic Squad, of which four were also recognized as Scholars of Distinction. The National Academic Squad program recognizes high school seniors and juniors who have achieved a minimum cumulative, unweighted GPA of 3.5 out of 4.0 or the equivalent through the first quarter of the 2015-16 ...

Lawsuit: Glenarden principal was warned about teacher’s aide
StarDem.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:05:00 -0500
GLENARDEN (AP) — A lawsuit filed against Prince George's County Public Schools claims that the predatory behavior of a volunteer, who is now facing criminal charges, was known by students and teachers

County polling places changed
StarDem.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 06:00:00 -0500
CENTREVILLE — Brittani Thomas, director for the Queen Anne’s County Board of Elections, has announced five election day polling places and one early voting center have been changed for the 2016 presid

Senators: Let female WWII pilots into Arlington Cemetery
StarDem.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:53:00 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two dozen U.S. senators want the Army to reverse a policy change barring female World War II pilots from having their ashes placed at Arlington National Cemetery.

Two Harford sheriff’s deputies killed in Abingdon shooting
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:46:00 PST

Two Harford County sheriff’s deputies have died after a shooting both inside and near a restaurant in Abingdon late Wednesday morning, the head of the department said.

Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler didn't immediately identify the officers, and asked for "respect and patience during this difficult time...


An emerging idea for public campaign financing in local races [Commentary]
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:34:31 PST

Angst over big money's influence on politicians has seeped into Howard County where there's now a proposal to set up a modest matching-fund program for candidates in races for county executive and County Council.

The nascent "citizen funded campaigns" concept would allow candidates to tap into a...


Celebrity chef Bryan Voltaggio settles lawsuit over overtime pay
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:52:11 PST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A lawyer representing three former employees of celebrity chef Bryan Voltaggio says they're settling their federal lawsuit alleging wage violations.

Baltimore attorney Benjamin Davis declined to discuss terms of the settlement revealed in a U.S. District Court document Thursday.

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Vikings get Greene light for title
StarDem.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:21:00 -0500
Cambridge-SD 72 — Kent County 55

UMBC men’s lacrosse bracing for Johns Hopkins without midfielder Jack Gannon
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:55:00 PST
It's not a stretch to opine that UMBC must play well on many fronts if it hopes to pull off an upset of No. 6 Johns Hopkins on Saturday at 1 p.m. at UMBC Stadium in Catonsville. That task might be harder as the Retrievers are planning to open their season without midfielder Jack Gannon because...

Towson-area gyms welcome members at any hour
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:07:00 PST

On a bone-chillingly cold night in January, the idea to have a late-night, early-morning workout crossed Bryan Nelson's mind.

Having seen a sign trumpeting the new 24-hour policy at the Towson branch of the Merritt Athletic Club, Nelson cruised to the Mylander Lane facility at 11 p.m., an hour...


Baltimore spending board approves agreement with state for demolition funds
BaltimoreSun.com / Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:38:57 PST

Baltimore's spending panel has approved a legal agreement with the state that will govern the multimillion-dollar plan to tear down 4,000 vacant houses and redevelop blighted sections of the city.

The approval of the memorandum of understanding on Wednesday was a key step in Gov. Larry Hogan's pledge...


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