| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The objects displayed on a shelf in the depths of UAV Solutions' headquarters in Jessup might look like toys, out of context.
To the untrained eye, the plastic doodads – some thick, some thin, some glossy, others matte, and in a variety of subdued...
| Dec 8, 2013
Few companies watch their bottom line with more anxiety than startup firms, but the ones who want to move into a new business accelerator in Columbia will need to think beyond revenue and expenses.
Howard County's Conscious Venture Lab is on the hunt...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 9:53 AM
The Baltimore city council president was among several politicians from the city to endorse Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown's gubernatorial campaign Saturday.
The Brown campaign rolled out the endorsements at an event to open a campaign office in Baltimore....
| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:37 AM
As many Marylanders are busy preparing for the holidays, the state's politicians are scurrying to raise money for an election next summer.
The political calendar is chock full of breakfasts, luncheons and evening receptions geared toward gathering as...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman is fighting back after a New York magazine article dismissed Columbia as being "home to one of the dreariest American landscapes imaginable."
In a video posted to his YouTube channel Thursday evening, Ulman feigns...
| Dec 15, 2013
Here at the editorial board of The Sun, we like to give Columbia a little good-natured ribbing from time to time. James Rouse's planned community has gotten enough critical accolades in the national press since its opening in 1967 — for its...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:48 PM
A government watchdog group called on two gubernatorial campaigns to voluntarily forgo fundraising during the upcoming General Assembly session to comply with the spirit of Maryland ethics laws.
Both campaigns promptly declined.
The exchange Thursday...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:57 PM
State lawmakers and some local politicians are considering raising their own salaries in 2014 — proposals that supporters say might have more traction now that Maryland is a few years out of the recession.
This week, a state commission...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Normally, an assistant attorney general reviews campaign finance guidance before the Maryland State Board of Elections issues it. But what happens when that guidance could have a significant impact on the Maryland attorney general's political fortunes?...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Choosing from a slate of three Democratic candidates who have all been friendly to its cause, Maryland's largest gay rights organization on Monday endorsed Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown for governor.
Equality Maryland interviewed Brown and each of his two...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Supporters of Democrat Douglas F. Gansler's campaign for governor sued Thursday to block rival Anthony G. Brown's running mate from raising money during the 90-day General Assembly session that starts next month.
Lawyer Daniel M. Clements, who backs...