| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Hagerstown Regional Airport would need to boost its Cape Air passenger counts to keep a federal subsidy under a Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill under consideration in Congress.
That bill, which would authorize and fund the FAA...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:49 AM
As of 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on I-95 north near Caton Avenue, due to an accident involving two vehicles.
Accidents were slowing traffic at Manor Road near Sweet Air Road in Phoenix, the outer loop of I-695 at I-795 in Baltimore County and...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:36 PM
John B. "Jack" Owens, who had been a principal in the family-owned Owens Yacht Co., the legendary Annapolis boat builder, and later established a real estate firm, died Saturday of heart failure at his Naples, Fla., home.
He was 96.
Mr. Owens was born...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 3:13 PM
A couple of local students are getting an intense lesson on the legal system, even if they were kicked out of law school.
Karla Ford and Jonathan Chan are suing Texas Southern University's Thurgood Marshall School of Law, saying their Ds in a contracts...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 12:29 PM
When an African-American was accused of raping a white woman and another of murdering a white locomotive engineer, Springfield, Ill., exploded into a race riot on the evening of Aug. 14, 1908.
The mob grew furious when they learned that the two men had...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Most people know that February is Black History Month. Many have heard of many famous and important contributors to the advancement of this great nation, such as Frederick Douglass, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., Thurgood Marshall and many others....
| Feb 22, 2012
| 2:57 PM
When the country's largest museum devoted to African-American history and culture opens in Washington, Maryland people and places will get a healthy share of the limelight.
A two-story log house built by freed slaves from Montgomery County, dubbed the...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Images of nearly 6,000 Baltimoreans are the life's work of a photographer who documented racial segregation and early civil rights protests, and also captured candid moments of now-anonymous brides, classmates, football players and black residents of...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Llewellyn Washington Woolford Sr., a retired Social Security Administration attorney who was a past Howard County Human Relations Commission chairman, died of stroke complications Feb. 22 at his Columbia home. He was 81.
Born in Baltimore and raised on...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 2:47 PM
When we think of African-Americans who've made history we might think of Rosa Parks or Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. However, in Alaska, you should think of a Judge Pamela Washington, Alaska's first African-American woman judge.
| Mar 6, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Here is a list of forums that will be hosting candidtates for the Board of Education:
When: March 14, 6 p.m.,
Where: Starflight Enterprises, 6801 Douglas Legum Drive, Elkridge
Sponsor: Thurgood Marshall Democratic Club of Howard County
When: March 18,...