It has long been my suspicion that members of the Maryland Department of Transportation have jumped the gun on smoking marijuana in Maryland.

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

In the late 1990s, the medical community was taught by the pharmaceutical industry that patients would not become addicted to opioid pain medications. These medications then began to be used at a much higher rate to treat chronic pain.

Usually not much happens in August because Congress is on "recess." This seems like an odd term for adults who would normally say to be on "vacation." I guess I contradicted myself when I referred to members of Congress as "adults."

It was the best day I would spend in a “classroom,” drifting through the summer wetlands of the Patuxent River as the “professor” stood tall in his canoe, informing his floating gaggle of schoolchildren about plankton, fish and the food web; of birds that had flown across the continent to ha…

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

I didn’t write the traditional news release announcing my intern status at the beginning of the summer, but regular readers of the Kent County News have probably seen my byline pop up over the past 12 weeks.

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

The Kent County News has a long history, stretching back to the late 1700s. Each week, we take a look back into history as it was documented in our pages.

I'm glad the really hot weather is here since I'm cold all the time, from October to May. So I enjoy sitting outside early in the mornings communing with nature. There are some downsides, though.

A few months ago, the federal debt we have accumulated over the past decades crossed the $22 trillion mark. That’s a record. And it’s surely not going to be the last.