| Apr 7, 2012
| 6:48 AM
As soon as the gates opened at noon Friday, Peter Hudak raced up the stairs to the new rooftop deck behind the center-field wall of Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
The Columbia resident held a standing-room-only ticket, and his plan all along was to...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Just four months before high-speed cars are scheduled to race through downtown streets, the IndyCar Series is seeking a new team to take over the Baltimore Grand Prix.
IndyCar CEO Randy Bernard said Monday that leaders of the racing series "are currently...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 5:53 PM
If the proposal for a new multiuse sports and events center in downtown Hagerstown is to become a reality, a meeting Tuesday afternoon might prove critical.
City and Washington County officials will meet at 3 p.m. to find out if all parties are on...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 2:06 PM
The two men wore body armor with "POLICE" written across the chest and spilled out of their unmarked car, weapons drawn, ordering Christopher Dukes and his passenger out of their vehicle at a South Baltimore gas station parking lot. When Dukes pulled off,...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:43 PM
After their two-hour executive session Tuesday, City of Hagerstown officials are hoping to present a proposal for a long-term lease with the Hagerstown Suns “shortly,” a council member said.
Councilman Lewis C. Metzner said the city council...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The organizers of last year's Baltimore Grand Prix made their final payment on their overdue city tax bill this week, the state comptroller's office said Thursday.
The payment comes as the city prepares for this year's three-day open-wheel racing...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley named an 11-member work group Monday night to study a possible expansion of gambling in Maryland and announced that if the group can reach consensus he would call a special session July 9 to vote on casino legislation.
| May 22, 2012
| 9:07 AM
Our biggest concerns about the push to expand gambling at the end of this spring's regular session of the General Assembly were that there had been insufficient public debate about all of the changes slots boosters wanted to institute and that there was...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Harford County Executive David Craig says he wants the county to be considered as a future casino gambling site.
Craig sent a letter Monday to the chairman of the governor's recently appointed work group to consider gaming expansion that was created in...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:06 AM
For those who missed it, there was a relatively brief protest conducted early this week by several dozen people employed by the Baltimore City Circuit Court. They were upset by the deplorable conditions in both the Clarence M. Mitchell Jr. Courthouse...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 12:29 PM
“The GOP is right. They want to take the country back to the ’50s, where the women don’t have any say in their own health care.”
“I live in Potomac Towers, and we do not want the new ball stadium in our...