| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Thank you for your thoughtful, balanced editorial on Republican Rep. Paul Ryan's recent discussion of poverty ("Ryan's safety net," July 28).
A quick read of Congressman Ryan's proposal show his appreciation of the federal Earned Income Tax Credit as an...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Rich Thomas has run more than two dozen professional golf events over the past 14 years, but from its inception more than year ago the LPGA's International Crown at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills has felt different to its tournament director....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Dr. James W. McCauley was sworn in July 1 at the Harford County courthouse as a new member of the Harford Community College Board of Trustees, serving as representative for county council District F.
The HCC board also announced the re-election of Dr....
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Perched on the edge of a cruising powerboat, a thrill-seeker in a tethered parachute soon is flying hundreds of feet in the air.
Parasailing has grown in popularity in recent years, in places including Ocean City and Havre de Grace. But so has the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Police are trying to determine if the same person robbed three Harford 7-Eleven stores, one of them twice, and a Havre de Grace convenience store within the past week.
An arrest has been made in the most recent robbery, of the EZ Quick convenience...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:31 AM
Amelia and Thorpe Staylor's suburban garden began about 15 years ago when the former bankers downsized from a 12½-acre property in Havre de Grace to a quarter-acre lot in Abingdon.
The smaller space gave them new opportunities to focus on garden design,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 10:18 AM
The 15th annual Senator Bob Hooper House Hospice Regatta will be held on Saturday, June 7, at the Concord Point Lighthouse in Havre de Grace.
All proceeds will benefit the Senator Bob Hooper House, an assisted living community near Bel Air specializing...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:29 AM
The last time the military consolidated, Maryland's installations grew. But the base realignment and closure process usually goes the other way — and now the Army is calling for another round.
Officials in the state aren't waiting to see what...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The Sun makes endorsements in the following races in Harford County:
The only contested primary race in District 7 is among the Republicans seeking seats in the House of Delegates, where the three incumbents are challenged by two...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The results from the primary election have left several local races without resolution, and on Thursday local boards of election will begin counting absentee ballots to decide winners and losers.
In Baltimore County, the contest to pick a Republican who...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:21 AM
The Havre de Grace Chiefs 18U Girls Fastpitch Softball team placed second in the 2014 Maryland/Delaware Class C State Tournament last weekend. The Chiefs had a 5-4 come-from-behind win over the Forest Hill Heat and a 5-1 win over the Freedom Firebirds....