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Veterans Day

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Top Veterans Day Articles

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  • A day to honor veterans [Editorial]

    A few weeks back, when Congress came to an agreement on budgetary issues as the national government inched ever closer to the prospect of a large scale default for the first time since the Articles of Confederation government, the deal was characterized...
  • Breezy today and over weekend

    Breezy today and over weekend
    Breezy to windy conditions have returned to South Florida, rustling palms, ruffling hairdos and kicking up waves at the beach. Expect the winds to continue through Monday, Veterans Day, the result of high pressure to the north interacting with low...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Nov. 10 Meet the authors Meg Wolitzer, Manil Suri and Kenneth Walsh will discuss their latest works of fiction and nonfiction at 3 p.m. at St. John's College's Francis Scott Key Auditorium, 60 College Ave. in Annapolis. Admission is $35....
  • Thoughts from Dr. Joe: Every veteran has a story

    I was sitting in Starbucks writing poetry into Seamus O’Grady’s character, making him worthy of Ophelia Hawkins’ love. Brooklyn had just brewed a cup of tea; she knows I prefer a ceramic cup. My friend Vic was there. “Dr. Joe,...
  • Dedication of Veterans Memorial Garden highlights campus' military outreach effort

    On Thursday afternoon, a five-person crew at Anne Arundel Community College raised a flagpole to mark a spot on the Arnold campus that school officials say will commemorate military veterans. Unlike the iconic 1945 photograph showing five Marines and one...
  • From the Boathouse: Honoring heroes by the harbor

    Ahoy! "The war to end all wars" ended Nov. 11, 1918, when Germany signed the armistice agreement and surrendered to the Allies on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. The war didn't offically end until June 28, 1919, when the Treaty of...
  • Veterans Day schedule and closings

    Veterans Day schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Monday, Nov. 11: Government offices Closed in all jurisdictions. Courts Closed in all jurisdictions. Public schools Open in all jurisdictions. Libraries Open in Anne Arundel and Baltimore counties....
  • Friday's gusty forecast calls for highs in lower 50s

    Friday's gusty forecast calls for highs in lower 50s
    Temperatures in Baltimore will peak in the low 50s on Friday, with wind gusts reaching 30 mph under mostly sunny skies, according to the National Weather Service. Sustained winds of 15 to 20 mph are expected, with skies remaining mostly clear through...
  • Honoring Hampton Roads' defining role in American military history for 90 years

    Honoring Hampton Roads' defining role in American military history for 90 years
    When it comes to the business of war and national defense, no part of the United States has a longer or deeper record than Hampton Roads. Even before Washington’s victory at Yorktown ensured the independence of a country that has fought in more...
  • GUIDE: Veterans Day freebies and discounts

    GUIDE: Veterans Day freebies and discounts
    Dozens of local and national retailers and restaurants are offering discounts and freebies to veteran and active duty military members for Veterans Day. Here is a look at some of them. Active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans and their...
  • Breezy warm Veterans Day; cooler later in the week

    Breezy warm Veterans Day; cooler later in the week
    It should be a breezy warm Veterans Day with a mix of sun and clouds and some isolated showers. By Wednesday night and Thursday morning, temperatures should dip into the mid 60s - the low 60s in far western areas, notably in Palm Beach County - courtesy...