| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:56 AM
James Hopkins has faced many obstacles in his life.
The most recent sequence included a boating accident in 1992 that resulted in a broken back and other lingering injuries.
The 45-year-old earned a certificate in computer-aided design from Anne...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 7:13 PM
The No. 1 McDonogh girls soccer team was supremely talented and highly motivated this season after last year's disappointing finish.
It proved to be an unstoppable combination, capped off by a win in Saturday's Interscholastic Athletic Association of...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
To win a seat on the Annapolis city council, candidates say they've relied on tried-and-true shoe-leather politics.
Eight men running for four seats have been spending days knocking on doors, trying to reach the estimated 8,000 voters who will cast...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Antonio Iglesia has a well-toned, muscular build, one similar to those of men who spend Sunday afternoons crossing lines of scrimmage and chasing quarterbacks.
But the Anne Arundel Community College student says he has been in two relationships...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:13 PM
When state lawmakers go home for the weekend during the General Assembly session that begins in January, Del. Don Dwyer Jr. won't.
He'll go to jail.
The Anne Arundel County Republican was sentenced Friday to 60 days in jail, to be served on weekends,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Six weeks after taking over the U.S. Department of Labor, Marylander Thomas E. Perez is receiving praise from unions, concern from business leaders and hope from others that he will expand the agency's mission.
Perez, a former Maryland labor secretary,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:01 PM
As two of the newest members of President Barack Obama's cabinet, we've both spent the past few months lending a fresh set of eyes and ears to the opportunities and challenges facing workers and American businesses. One concern facing both communities...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Impact fees totaling more than $21 million from the Maryland Live! casino in Hanover will pay for fire and police services, school renovations and a community health center, officials announced Wednesday.
Under state law, 5.5 percent of profits from slot...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Anne Arundel Community College has announced that a lecture this week by Laura Ling, the journalist held captive in North Korea, has been canceled for health reasons.
The lecture had been scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 2. Officials at AACC said they hope...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Employer groups can begin applying next week for grants from a new state program aimed at increasing workforce training.
Applications for Maryland's Employment Advancement Right Now program, known as EARN, are scheduled to go online at 2 p.m. Tuesday at...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 1:18 PM
A growth spurt in community college enrollment during the recession has all but ended, with numbers declining or leveling off this year, according to state officials.
Three years ago, two-year institutions saw an enrollment boon at the height of the...