| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Two Baltimore County councilwomen survived primary challenges Tuesday while two other incumbents lost their seats.
Four of the council's seven members faced opposition in a primary election that had light voter turnout across the region. Councilman Todd...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf toured Martin Guitar on Tuesday, highlighting where the sixth-generation Nazareth-area manufacturer and his own family business overlap.
Wolf stressed the importance of a skilled workforce able to meet the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:04 PM
At least six General Assembly incumbents were trailing opponents after early primary returns Tuesday evening — but many incumbents were turning back tough challenges.
With early results reported from polls across the state, state Sen. James...
| Jun 22, 2014
It's not about the recipes, or vanilla spongecake versus chocolate, or square layers versus round. For Elysia Root, cake is the medium to create memories and happiness. The satisfaction of being a cake designer is hearing love stories, making kids smile...
| Jun 21, 2014
Rebuilding Together Broward County, the nonprofit that renovates homes for low-income families, is expanding its office and staff to boost services.
The group is moving into a 1,300 square-foot office space at 4836 NE 12th Ave. in Fort...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A.B.E. Doors & Windows marks its fourth decade
Forty years after founder Jim Lett started A.B.E. Doors & Windows, the former one-man business now employs 23 people and may soon be hiring at least two more.
The company celebrates four decades of...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:56 PM
The people of Lombard spoke and their elected officials heard them, as all but one trustee voted last Thursday to keep in place the village's ban on video gambling.
"To the people of Lombard, you made clear that you didn't want video gambling and the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Regarding the recent article, "Phosphorus reduction in bay losing steam in places" (June 15), it is important to note that legislation addressing the issues exposed has already been drafted.
Farmers are often attacked for problems that stem beyond their...
| May 26, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Frederick voters may notice a theme to their primary ballots next month: Young for state senator. Young for county executive. Young for county school board. Young for state delegate.
Politics, after all, is the Young family business.
"I was driving...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Only in Texas could the neo-noir of "Cold in July" be so believable.
I say that as a fan of both the state and the style. This striking new entry in pulp fiction stars Michael C. Hall, Sam Shepard and Don Johnson in a tangled tale of crime and...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:57 AM
Americans have a dim view of big business, saying in a new poll that large U.S. corporations are much better at creating good jobs in foreign countries than at home.
Results of a Gallup survey released Tuesday showed respondents have more confidence...