About The Author: Steven Green

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The writer has been with The Dispatch in various capacities since 1995, including serving as editor and publisher since 2004. His previous titles were managing editor, staff writer, sports editor, sales account manager and copy editor. Growing up in Salisbury before moving to Berlin, Green graduated from Worcester Preparatory School in 1993 and graduated from Loyola University Baltimore in 1997 with degrees in Communications (journalism concentration) and Political Science.

Mental Health Funding Justified

Mental Health Funding Justified

It’s summer but education officials across Maryland are evaluating how to provide more mental health services for their schools while not breaking the budget.Mental health with children and teens is complicated by the variety of social and emotional needs. First, there are heightened instability issues at home today to confront in many cases. There’s also… Read more »

Things I Like – July 12, 2019

Taking the train from WilmingtonFloor time with a babySteamed crabs for lunchBoat rides when it’s not congested on the waterWatermelon outside on a hot dayRainy MondaysFried chicken on the beachShort but important phone callsDedicated gardenersRunning in the rainAn empty dishwasher

Things I Like – July 5, 2019

A day of people watching on the beachBible verses that hit homeWatching people do the hot sand danceThe new WreckTangle in OCSmell of caramel popcorn on the BoardwalkSeeing a hummingbird out a windowWalks to get ice creamSummer thunderstorms at nightWhen the truth is clearYouth surfing contestsLive music on the beach

Pattern Requires Maximum Sentence

Pattern Requires Maximum Sentence

What should be the punishment for someone who causes another person’s death while drunk driving? Should it matter if the motorist has a habit of driving impaired?We need to look no further than earlier this year to learn about a possible sentence in this case if Cockeysville resident Todd Pivec, 41, is convicted of what… Read more »

Things I Like – June 28, 2019

Music on the beachThe sights of the BoardwalkRational mindsBeing sore the day after a workoutThe streets of Berlin early in the morningA rainy morning followed by a sunny afternoonPool goof-off sessions with my kidsThat my son likes to pull weedsSeeing people asleep on the beachAn exhausted dog passed out on the floorA cold beer from… Read more »