| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:59 PM
Senior Erin Slifer (South Carroll) had a career-high five goals to power No. 14 host Princeton (1-0) to a 10-8 victory over No. 11 Loyola Maryland (0-1) in women's lacrosse Saturday. Senior Erin McMunn (Winters Mill) added two goals. Taryn VanThof had...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:52 AM
Jennie C. Hunter-Cevera has been tapped for service by three Maryland governors based on her expertise in science and higher education. Most recently, she was named acting secretary of the Maryland Higher Education Commission by Republican Gov. Larry...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:03 PM
Gov. Larry Hogan named budget adviser Robert R. Neall and transition chief James T. Brady to the state university system's Board of Regents on Friday as he submitted 331 "green bag" appointments to the Senate for approval.
The Republican governor also...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:02 AM
Although Gov. Larry Hogan campaigned on no new taxes and, in fact, wants to roll back some of the taxes he thinks were unfairly instituted, his budget proposal actually levies a specific (and punitive) tax, through a contorted fiscal slight of hand, on...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 4:33 PM
Developer Shaffin Jetha has worked on hotels in Mount Vernon and apartments near Patterson Park, but the west side is a new neighborhood for him — and that's part of its appeal.
"The land rush hasn't hit that part of the city yet," said Jetha,...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 8:00 PM
Misconnect wins $250,000 General George Handicap
Racing for the first time in Maryland, Misconnect made a dramatic surge in the final 50 yards to catch Cutty Shark at the wire and win the $250,000 General George Handicap by a neck Monday...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:51 PM
If the goal of today's college students is to finish with as little debt as possible, Ifechukwudeli Okafor of Overlea is well on her way.
Thanks to the low tuition and financial aid at the Community College of Baltimore County, she told state...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:52 PM
Citing lower enrollment trends and budget pressures, Standard & Poor's Ratings Services revised its outlook on the University System of Maryland's bonds from stable to negative.
About $95 million in bonds refinanced this year also were assigned a...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:19 AM
When University System of Maryland Chancellor William E. "Brit" Kirwan announced that he planned to retire, the state's Board of Regents hired a firm to conduct a nationwide search to recruit a top-notch academic leader for what is and should be a plum...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:40 PM
Gov. Larry Hogan outlined a budget plan Thursday that would cut school aid to Baltimore and state workers' pay but preserve — at least for now — funding for two light rail lines.
The new Republican governor said his budget — with...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:50 AM
After several Maryland schools announced last week that they will impose mid-year tuition increases to offset shortfalls in state budget funding, St. Mary’s College of Maryland said Wednesday it will not follow suit.
Officials at the liberal arts...