| Jun 26, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Nearly half of last year's law school graduates - 55 percent - are still working to find a long-term legal job, according to recent American Bar Association data.
Of Virginia's eight law schools, University of Virginia has the highest rate of graduates...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:29 AM
In unveiling college football’s future postseason Tuesday, Virginia Tech President Charles Steger said “a four-team playoff doesn’t go too far. It goes just the right amount.” With all due respect, allow me to challenge Steger&...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 7:05 AM
With Jeffrey Ogburn signing to wrestle for Appalachian State and Thomas Payne for Bloomsburg of Pennsylvania, it is the first time Poquoson’s storied program has sent multiple wrestlers to D-I on scholarship since Jacob Inge (VMI), Mike Akers...
| Jul 8, 2012
Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA
WAYNESBORO, Pa. — Jack Gaughen Realtor ERA’s Waynesboro office recognized Paul Gunder, Matt Gunder and Casey Frost for excellent performance in April based on new listings, sales and referrals.
Paul Gunder has...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 7:15 AM
A NASA animation created here in Maryland gives a view from space of the massive derecho storm that tore across the state a week ago tonight.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's GOES-13 satellite, which monitors weather systems in the...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Firefly Music Festival
The first large-scale music festival in Dover history, Firefly's inaugural lineup has something for everyone. The three-day, 47-band event extends across a variety of genres, including alternative rock, bluegrass and...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Northrop Grumman Corp. says it is already having difficulty attracting bright, tech-savvy workers. The CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp. told Congress this month that his company could have to lay off thousands of employees.
They and other Maryland defense...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:05 PM
FAIRFAX, Va. — Matthew S. “Matt” Barnhart of Greencastle, Pa., was named to the dean’s list with a 4.0 grade-point average for the spring semester at George Mason University.
Barnhart is a junior in the School of Management. He is...
| Jul 28, 2012
A little more than a decade ago, a group of business executives and civic leaders envisioned a moment when the world's eyes would be riveted by events in the Baltimore-Washington area: the lighting of a cauldron followed by two weeks of elite athletic...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:28 PM
Maryland's unemployment situation took a turn for the worse this spring and hasn't bounced back, with new estimates suggesting that the state lost 11,000 jobs in June — among the worst performances in the country.
The U.S. Department of Labor...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 11:52 AM
The approach Phil Booth Sr.took in teaching his son the game of basketball could best be described as a trial-by-fire method.
Booth would drive his elementary school-aged son to various Baltimore County basketball courts, and then let Phil Jr. fend for...