| Apr 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in the insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well meaning but without understanding. — Louis D. Brandeis
Just a few words and little thought separate yet another stronghold of the American economy from ruin....
| Apr 16, 2013
| 3:18 PM
The overview of the Plan Howard 2030 General Plan states: "The purpose is to articulate policies and actions to move us to further sustainability while enhancing the quality of life."
The question is: What is Howard County's true vision? I ask because as...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A month after across-the-board federal spending cuts began, there are signs that one of the most troubling potential consequences for Maryland — the furloughing of federal employees — might not be as widespread as initially feared.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 10:12 AM
The City of Chicago is holding its first-ever job fair on Friday.
The city is looking to fill hundreds of positions, and there are also openings at the CTA, Chicago Public Schools, The City Colleges, The Park District, and the Chicago Housing...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Sister Louis Mary Battle, a medical administrator who was called the vision behind the expansion of care for the elderly, dementia patients and the dying at Stella Maris in Timonium, died Friday of complications from autoimmune disease and...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:24 AM
An affordable housing developer is set to receive $13 million in private revenue bonds to rehabilitate a 98-unit building in Glendale for “very low” income seniors.
This is the second time this year Southern California Presbyterian Homes...
| Oct 10, 2012
Healthy Harford organizers are reminding residents to mark their calendars to participate in this year's Healthy Harford Day Saturday, Oct. 13 from 8 to 11 a.m.
Held in conjunction with the Bel Air Farmers Market at the corner of Hays and Thomas Streets...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Times have changed at the old sight of a sprawling Chicago public housing complex.
A Target store is about to go up where Cabrini-Green once stood.
City officials broke ground on the new store at Division and Larrabee on the near North Side Thursday....
| Oct 30, 2012
| 10:08 AM
The sharp footwork on the field at Toyota Park isn't the only teamwork you'll find taking place at Chicago Fire games.
And yet to the casual fan, the action taking place as Section 8 unfurls its latest colorful tifo display can be just as...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 11:21 AM
Putting on a good show is rarely cheap, and 33-year-old Eric Kekeis, a metallurgist from Highland, Ind., said creating tifos for the Chicago Fire and Section 8 is no different.
"Everybody that doesn't deal with this doesn't realize the amount of money...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Section 8 has earned a reputation for producing some creative displays over the years.
Perhaps the most famous was the Super Mario Bros. tifo from September 2010 during a game against the Seattle Sounders. The tifo featured Mario superimposed against...