| Nov 1, 2014
| 1:49 PM
At this point, it could come down to the candidate versus the couch.
Political professionals say most voters already know whether they support Republican Larry Hogan or Democrat Anthony G. Brown in Tuesday's election for governor. The question is...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:15 PM
The two men locked in the unexpectedly close race for governor spent the campaign's final weekend barnstorming the Baltimore-Washington region, trying to coax voters to show up on Election Day.
Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Republican Allan H. Kittleman beat Democrat Courtney Watson Tuesday in the race for Howard County executive.
He will become just the second Republican executive in county history, and the first since the 1990s.
"This was about Howard County," he...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:23 PM
A cybersecurity firm headed by a former National Security Director plans to move its headquarters to Maple Lawn, bringing 24 new jobs to Howard County, officials said Friday.
County Executive Ken Ulman called the relocation of IronNet Cybersecurity Inc....
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I have been wondering why it has been so hard to protect our community from being damaged by development and why County Executive Ken Ulman let this happen ("Howard referendum advocates form LLC focused on government transparency," Oct. 8).
| Nov 15, 2014
The Democrats begin 2015 with a political problem: no predominant standard bearer to step up and challenge the incumbent GOP governor in four years.
While they have many credentialed candidates, unlike Martin O'Malley in 2006 none stands out above the...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Howard County Executive-elect Allan Kittleman likes to refer to himself as a personal freedom guy. That's why he supported marriage equality, the decriminalization of marijuana possession and a ban on discrimination against transgender people. And it...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Despite the barrage of political ads that assailed the eyes and ears of Marylanders in the recent governor's race, Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan didn't set a spending record.
Spending by the Hogan and Brown campaigns —...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Newly elected officials are taking oaths of office Monday in several local jurisdictions, but in Howard and Harford counties, ceremonies signal the end of eras for two officials who started 2014 with their sights on Annapolis.
Eight years ago, Ken...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 4:58 AM
Another case of Ebola in the United States is confirmed. More details are uncovered about the man who scaled the White House fence Wednesday night. Here's what you need to know for your Friday and the weekend.
Partly sunny and breezy with...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Boyd Rutherford was raised in a Democratic family in Democratic Northeast Washington, but the running mate of Republican Larry Hogan says he decided early on that the GOP was closer to his values.
Rutherford, who is African-American, came to the...