| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan will meet Tuesday in their first televised debate in an increasingly vitriolic campaign for governor.
The hourlong encounter, sponsored by The Baltimore Sun and WJZ-TV, will be taped in the morning...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
I would like to comment on the Howard County Council's refusal to overturn County Executive Ken Ulman's executive order banning the sale of sugary drinks on county property ("Ulman loosens healthy food and drink standards for events not on county...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Nine candidates on Monday called the selection process to chose a new City Council member for Baltimore’s 11th District an “insult” — and demanded a new vote.
In a letter sent to the members of the City Council, nine of 14...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:06 AM
A project to install emergency generators at the Little Patuxent Water Reclamation Plant at 8900 Greenwood Place in Savage is scheduled to begin Monday.
Three 2,500-kilowatt emergency power generators and 15-kilovolt switchgear will be installed to...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:10 PM
The Democrat and Republican running to be lieutenant governor have agreed to debate on a Washington radio show next week, the first publicly broadcast showdown between the men vying to be No. 2 in the next administration.
Radio host Kojo Nnamdi announced...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Virgin Mobile FreeFest, arguably the area's most prominent music festival for the past eight years, will not take place this year, organizers said Tuesday.
Virgin Mobile did not explain what brought about the decision to cancel the concert at...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Does the EDM scene have a drug problem?
The question, which has followed the increasingly mainstream electronic dance music genre for years, is being raised again in the wake of the deaths of two males, ages 20 and 17, who attended an all-day EDM show...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Doug Ulman, a Howard County native and founder of the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, has been named president and CEO of Pelotonia, a cycling organization that raises money for cancer research, according to officials of the Ohio-based organization....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Democrat Anthony G. Brown and Republican Larry Hogan have agreed to a third televised debate in the race for governor, WBAL-TV in Baltimore confirmed Tuesday.
WBAL news director Michelle Butt said both campaigns have accepted an invitation to meet Oct....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The headline "Howard County applauds Howard County" (Sept. 18) is perfect for this tale of shameless self-promotion. Hanging 242 banners is being spun as a way of attracting tourism. Do you choose your tourist destination based on the locale's libraries,...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The first two athletic fields at Elkridge's Troy Park were expected to open over the weekend, marking the official opening of the $45 million, 101-acre park that officials say will be a premier regional sports facility.
"It will be the largest sports...