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Cleveland Browns fan urinating on Art Modell's grave in Baltimore County. (Credit: Complex/YouTube)
Pat July 24, 2014 at 10:30 am
Some people are just sick. Holding this grudge for so many years just eats a person alive.
jag July 24, 2014 at 10:36 am
Hatred towards Modell is understandable, but obviously actually acting on those feelings and in suchRead More a juvenile manner is completely messed up.
Maryland State Police investigated the death of Vincent M. Robertson.
JaySmith July 24, 2014 at 07:20 am
No wonder our court system's a mess and trials take so long to occur....look at the list of chargesRead More agnst the 14-yr old. Why not just 1st and /or 2nd degree murder? And why's there a $2,000 reward for info leading to arrest when he's already being held without bail acc to the story ? As they say: " the stupid, it burns! "
BA Local July 24, 2014 at 07:37 am
The reward was issued in Feb before they arrested him. And they have so many charges because onceRead More the evidence is presented, the jury may not feel it supports all charges so better to have him charged and sent to prison with something then back on the streets
Kim Cooke July 24, 2014 at 08:15 am
Sounds like there are mitigating circumstances here. A teen shoots step-father multiple times?
After 40 years, Beretta will move its entire gun-manufacturing operation to Tennessee in reaction to Maryland’s increasingly restrictive gun laws. Credit: Beretta USA Facebook page
runymede July 24, 2014 at 07:45 am
The Patch should have an 'edit' option. There are times when I wanted to revise a comment due toRead More typos, spelling errors, or even to change my original opinion. Where is that option ? Can anyone tell me ? Thanks.
art doyle July 24, 2014 at 08:08 am
Bryan- critical thinking should not be defined as displaying an ability to perform as expected. ItRead More should be analytical and improvisational. That, however, leads to students challenging their instructors and is time consuming. It also demands instructors with hubris. Thinking is also critical in areas other than math. I cede the point that I am not currently involved in the process yet have extensive experience dealing with the product of the system. I see no current evidence that there is any ability to problem solve in the education system. There is an ability to follow procedure as taught, not critique or improvise. Our foreign educated employees have much better skills in those areas.
art doyle July 24, 2014 at 08:09 am
runymede- if you have not proofread your work prior to posting, you have the option to delete andRead More resubmit.
Dwight Ridgeway McGinnis Jr., 67, of 6106 Tipping Circle in Raleigh, NC, was charged with vulnerable adult neglect for allegedly leaving his elderly mother alone in a truck at Maryland Live Casino. Credit: Anne Arundel County Police
art doyle July 23, 2014 at 02:14 pm
Chrissy, do spiders cause you to become apoplectic? I imagine they woke her from her 81 degree oven.Read More What are you fretting over? The poor woman had no one to annoy with her racist rants for five hours?
Pam J July 23, 2014 at 02:37 pm
I think people are jumping to conclusions here. He apparently parked in a parking garage. Granted,Read More five hours is too long and he should just be considered a bad son, but he really didn't do anything illegal. Sure she was incoherent when the police first questioned her. She's 98 years old and was asleep when they started questioning her. How many of us make a lot of sense when we first wake up? My 83-year-old is just now complaining about being cold and I have the airconditioning turned up to 78. Older people can deal with heat a little better, apparently. I bet the mother was doing just fine until the "good" citizen decided she wasn't. But it's good that they called her son.
Bill Howard July 23, 2014 at 10:19 pm
Maybe he was trying to let her die so he could collect insurance for his gambling debts. When theseRead More folks are hooked, they will hurt anyone.
Organic peaches, nectarines and plums from a California supplier have been recalled for possible contamination. File|Patch
Roger July 23, 2014 at 08:11 am
Support local farms! Buy at farmers markets or visit their farm markets if you can.
Kolo Jezdec July 23, 2014 at 12:55 pm
What Roger said. And there are plenty of places where you can "pick your own," so youRead More know exactly where the produce came from. No reason to buy produce in a super market during the summer.
Bob Higginbotham July 23, 2014 at 07:32 pm
If I recall correctly "organic" means they were fertilized with "natural"Read More compounds. Beside being cheaper, I think I prefer my consumables to be fertilized with nitrates, etc. that are made by artificial means. They are guaranteed to be pure without any chance of contaminants.
Blood donors are urgently needed in Maryland, says the Red Cross. Donations are down 8 percent this summer. File|Patch
chikenlady July 22, 2014 at 02:33 pm
Magruder High School LEO Club is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive on Saturday, August 30th fromRead More 9am-2pm at the Heritage Building at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds. Free coupons for goodies given after donation while supplies last.
Governor Martin O'Malley is meeting with faith-based groups to come up with solutions for sheltering immigrant children.
ABell July 22, 2014 at 01:43 pm
So sick of politicians using anything and everything to get them noticed. We should not even beRead More talking about this and would not be if our borders were as protected as the American people are made to believe. Our country is in great need, perhaps that 1% haven't noticed but children in this country go to bed every night hungry and homeless. I am sorry that these immigrant children are suffering in their country but until we take care of our own, I fail to see the rationale in taking on someone else's problems. We are fast becoming a country full of opportunists and let's not even get into how DUMB we are. Very sad....
Mike Francis July 22, 2014 at 04:53 pm
I guess Marty wouldn't dare address a group that didn't share his same views. What a jack--s.
Buzz Beeler July 23, 2014 at 09:23 am
He can't take care of our own vets, launch a health care program and takes most of our hard earnedRead More money. Now he wants to take care of the worlds problems. As they say Martin, never pass up a good photo-op, especially on the backs of children who garnish the most press.
(Credit: Harford County Sheriff's Office)
Mike July 22, 2014 at 07:16 am
In this day and age, don't you think it's time we started using lower-mounted/eye level surveillanceRead More cameras? Suspects can almost NEVER be identified from above, bird's eye view. Hi-def cameras can be inconspicuously mounted at the registers, main isles, near fitting rooms, and at the entrance and exit. You'll have IN YOUR FACE footage of your perp, and they WILL be identified. You're welcome! I mean, seriously.....
Tonya B. July 22, 2014 at 12:27 pm
I so agree with you Mike!! Why not have a camera mounted at the register or something. And I doRead More think we need to start with the credit card fingerprint identifier, no signature needed instead use your thumb print.
Dr. Nikita Levy. (Credit: WBAL/YouTube)
Sara Bloom July 21, 2014 at 11:54 pm
Dr. Hans Roving. Dr. Tom Peeping. Dr. Unpro Feshinal. Dr. Uneth Ikal
Tom Paxton July 22, 2014 at 04:55 pm
The Lawyers are the ones that will get 40% of that settlement. The Hospitals premiums will go up andRead More that cost will be absorbed by everyone who has insurance.. There was no harm to anyone, and I understand no ones face was seen in any of the pictures. So if you are in the middle class and see your health insurance premiums go up once again thank the trial lawyers. Funny how they can get away with it in a country where the laws are written by lawyers.... Kind of like "Hershey's" writing the dietary requirements, really doesn't make sense. .
The Truth July 22, 2014 at 11:39 pm
There's a face you can trust...
Berger's cookies, Fisher's popcorn, pizza, burgers and fries, or candy -- how will you celebrate National Junk Food Day? File|Patch
Diane in Odenton July 22, 2014 at 10:45 am
Hot dogs. I don't eat much junk food, but hot dogs are my fav.
Diane in Odenton July 22, 2014 at 10:46 am
Hot dogs. I don't eat much junk food, but I do love me some hot dogs.
Bryan Harz July 22, 2014 at 04:21 pm
Whopper with cheese. Terrible, I know...
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