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  • Manchester Likely To Make Call For Water Conservation More Urgent

    Manchester Likely To Make Call For Water Conservation More Urgent
    MANCHESTER — With reservoir levels shrinking and rain a week away in the forecast, the water department is likely to bump up a call for water conservation this week. Reservoir levels, which are checked each Monday, were at 70.1 percent of...
  • The fight against non-carbon dioxide greenhouse gasses

    To the editor: The Times highlights the need to reduce short-lived climate pollutants to fully tackle global warming. California has a long history of leadership in this area. ("What about those other greenhouse gases?," Editorial, Sept. 22) For...
  • Sept. 27 Letters: Climate change, Medicaid

    Disappointed You Sept. 25 editoria, " Our home, our problem," was disheartening. While I agree we do need to deal with the problem directly, locally and responsibly, I disagree that the actions of hundreds of thousands gathering to make a statement to...
  • My parents criticize my parenting skills

    Q: Recently my parents moved in with us, so now we are a multi-generational home. Both of my parents comment on and sometimes criticize how I parent my children. How can I get them to stop, and to recognize that I was a good parent before they moved in...
  • Baltimore is already feeling the effects of climate change [Letter]

    More than 300,000 people marched this past weekend to demand action on climate change, and Maryland was well-represented ("Marylanders join climate march in N.Y.C.," Sept. 22). It was not your typical rally. I marched alongside grandparents who wore...
  • Climate for change: The US, China and others must act together

    The following editorial appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Thursday, Sept. 24: Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators marched in the streets of New York, London, Paris and Melbourne over the weekend; 120 world leaders attended a summit at the...
  • Michelle Quinn: Silicon Valley firms learn politics has its liabilities

    Tech companies have learned it makes sense to have friends along the political spectrum. But sometimes those friends become a liability. This week's announcements by Google, Facebook and Yelp that they are quitting the American Legislative Exchange...
  • China to restrict expansion of cities in move to curb 'ghost towns'

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China will more strictly police the expansion of cities to stop the spread of highly developed but sparsely populated cities or districts known as ghost towns, the state-backed Beijing News reported on Friday. Dong Zuoji, head of...
  • Howard autism group launches online resource center

    Howard autism group launches online resource center
    Maryland State Department of Education statistics indicate Howard County schools have the highest percentage of students diagnosed with autism of any system in the state — a fact many local advocates say is a testament to the area's resources and...
  • All five commission seats up for election in Pompano

    All five commission seats up for election in Pompano
    All five commission seats are up in this year's election Nov. 4, with three incumbents running and two seats up for grabs by a pool of mostly newcomers. Each district has its own set of issues, though most of the 14 candidates are concerned with...
  • Crist and Scott should be talking about climate change

    Crist and Scott should be talking  about climate change
        Our two gubernatorial candidates have spent most of their time and countless millions slinging mud at each other the past months. We hear a lot about how Charlie Crist supposedly was taking his marching orders from Ponzi schemer Scott...