| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:59 PM
The following is the statement of the Harford County School Bus Contractors Association regarding the budget approved by the Harford County Board of Education on June 10:
Like a great many of our fellow county residents, the members of the...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:47 AM
Q: A bridge near us on Township Road in Springfield Township closed suddenly more than a year ago, and no work has been done on it since. It is terribly inconvenient to have it closed, but more than that, it is a safety issue. We are cut off from police,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 12:57 PM
A British newspaper has identified a 29-year-old former Marylander as the source of the top secret documents that revealed details of two National Security Agency surveillance programs and revived debate of the agency's reach into the private lives of...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:45 PM
An intelligence contractor's disclosure of covert National Security Agency surveillance programs reopened a debate Monday over how much the government relies on private companies for spy work and whether those firms must do more to vet employees and...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Edward Joseph Snowden, the government contractor who revealed the National Security Agency's massive telephone- and Internet-surveillance program, has left few public clues about his life growing up in Crofton and Ellicott City.
Snowden, 29, attended...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:54 AM
A Baltimore County councilman's failure to disclose his outside employment has drawn the attention of the county ethics board, whose director says she expects the issue to come up at this week's meeting.
Councilman John Olszewski Sr., a Dundalk...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Pool owners have been itching to open their backyard oasis for months, and now that we are on the verge of taking the plunge into summer, let’s make sure you know how safely unleash pool season. Before you even take the cover off your pool, check...
| May 8, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Reinvestment and redevelopment of the distressed Park Heights neighborhood will continue under a funding agreement Baltimore's financial oversight panel approved Wednesday with the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation.
The foundation, named for the late Orioles...
| May 11, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Judy and Joe Kaminski hired a landscaper to plant trees in their yard to replace trees that died during recent storms.
They felt comfortable knowing the landscaper, as required by state law, would make sure the underground utility lines in their yard...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:57 AM
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Terry Phelps pleaded guilty in multiple counties to charges of financial exploitation of the elderly, stealing by deceit, and unlawful merchandising practices for his role in asphalt-paving scams. Boone County Prosecuting Attorney...
| May 4, 2013
| 11:24 AM
The plastic "belly pan" under the front end of the seven-year-old Infinity coupe cleared the pavement despite the dip at the end of Ken Horodenski's driveway.
It missed it by only an inch, however. (I know because I stopped with the front wheels in...