Cumberland Times-News

Jan Alderton - Opinion

Jan Alderton - Opinion
  • Want to know? Find out here It may not be as appealing and as easy to use as Google, but a new free Web service called WolframAlpha may be worth your time for a look-see.

    May 23, 2009

  • Jan Alderton Byrd among Pig Book ‘Oinkers’ Citizens Against Government Waste issued its Pig Book last week, detailing what it perceives as wasteful tax dollar spending in Washington.

    April 21, 2009 1 Photo

  • Byrd among Pig Book ‘Oinkers’ Citizens Against Government Waste issued its Pig Book last week, detailing what it perceives as wasteful tax dollar spending in Washington.

    April 17, 2009

  • Downtown needs a restroom While last weekend’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration in downtown Cumberland was a success, it still served as a reminder that a public restroom in the Baltimore Street area is still badly needed.

    March 20, 2009

  • Cleanup, fix-up will be early The Day of Caring and Sharing in Cumberland and Frostburg will be held several months early this year.

    February 26, 2009

  • Old favorites coming soon Two popular Times-News features — the Who We Are section and an eight-part Regional Update series — will be appearing soon.

    February 5, 2009

  • We can track state's spending Calling it a move toward “transparency and accountability,” Gov. Martin O’Malley last week unveiled a new Web site allowing Marylanders to search for any state agency and see how much money it spent with different vendors.

    January 8, 2009

  • Here’s how to connect, for free Google has come up with a new 411 service that is free, fast and easy to use.

    December 5, 2008

  • Maryland to stay true blue It has been 20 years since a Republican candidate for president has won in the state of Maryland.

    October 31, 2008

  • You can still register to vote There is still time to register to vote in next month’s historic presidential election. In Maryland, voter registration is open until Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 9 p.m.

    October 4, 2008