| Jun 19, 2012
| 9:32 PM
An array of sources on the subject of marijuana decriminalization. As always, feel free to add to this list in the comment thread. Marijuana Decriminalization & Its Impact on Use (an assortment of links to studies from the National Organization......
| Jun 29, 2012
| 4:33 AM
“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me: I lift my lamp beside the golden door.” –The Statue of Liberty...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 4:55 PM
To members of the Navy baseball team, it finally feels like they're back where they belong.
For the first time since 2002, the Midshipmen earned a berth to the NCAA tournament after winning the Patriot League title and the conference's automatic bid. For...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 8:21 PM
The only green was the grass on the field and the logos of the host school.
Funny that Marlin Jackson wouldn't try to advertise his current football affiliation-but in many ways the blue and white are just as important.
"it all started here in...
| Oct 31, 2010
Divided we stand, united we fall. I know, I've got the old adage backward. But when it comes to solving one of the biggest problems looming over the nation — the federal budget deficit — backward could be the best way to go.
We may soon...
| Nov 25, 2010
On this foodiest of food days, we give thanks to the many wonderful people and places in the state making great dishes, and to our readers, who took the time to salute their favorites, some deservedly well-acclaimed, others little-known treasures.
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:00 PM
As the world keeps a watchful eye over the badly-damaged Fukushima Daiichi reactors in Japan, a radioactive threat much closer to home is being deliberately downplayed by our government.
As part of the Department of Homeland Security's latest...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 11:40 AM
President Barack Obama on Wednesday set a goal of cutting the U.S. budget deficit by $4 trillion, plunging into the debate over the nation's fiscal woes after accusations he has failed to lead on the issue.
Obama, facing a 2012 re-election vote in...
| Apr 16, 2011
In his commentary in the Baltimore Sun ("End the MTA Monopoly," April 14), Professor James Dorn of Towson University, and the Cato Foundation whose journal he edits, would have us privatize our public transportation. Dorn characterizes the Maryland...
| May 5, 2011
| 4:24 AM
While there are still some highly anticipated competitions coming up on the high school and college fields of play this calendar year, Methodist Sports Medicine and the IHSAA recognized some of the best of the bestduring the Brady Sports Achievement...
| May 4, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Shortly after House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin unveiled his plan to convert federal Medicaid funding to a block grant — which has since passed the House — Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and 16 other governors issued a...